Kronos Worldwide posts 3Q profit

DALLAS (AP) _ Kronos Worldwide Inc. (KRO) on Wednesday reported third-quarter net income of $73.8 million.

On a per-share basis, the Dallas-based company said it had profit of 64 cents.

The maker of titanium dioxide pigments posted revenue of $464.5 million in the period.

Kronos Worldwide shares have more than doubled since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $26.17, nearly tripling in the last 12 months.

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