Enerplus posts 3Q profit

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) _ Enerplus Corp. (ERF) on Thursday reported third-quarter net income of $12.9 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.

On a per-share basis, the Calgary, Alberta-based company said it had profit of 6 cents.

The oil and natural gas company posted revenue of $129.1 million in the period.

Enerplus shares have increased 4 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has increased 49 percent in the last 12 months.

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