EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (AP) _ National Presto Industries Inc. (NPK) on Friday reported first-quarter earnings of $9 million.
On a per-share basis, the Eau Claire, Wisconsin-based company said it had net income of $1.28.
The diversified production company that makes everything from household appliances to munitions posted revenue of $81 million in the period.
National Presto shares have risen 16% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Friday, shares hit $102.88, a climb of 27% in the last 12 months.