Rush Enterprises posts 4Q profit

NEW BRAUNFELS, Texas (AP) _ Rush Enterprises Inc. (RUSHB) on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $12.5 million.

On a per-share basis, the New Braunfels, Texas-based company said it had profit of 31 cents.

The commercial vehicle retailer posted revenue of $1.02 billion in the period.

For the year, the company reported profit of $40.6 million, or $1 per share. Revenue was reported as $4.21 billion.

Rush Enterprises shares have risen slightly since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $30.91, a rise of 90 percent in the last 12 months.

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