ELGIN, Ill. (AP) _ Heritage-Crystal Clean Inc. (HCCI) on Tuesday reported first-quarter profit of $9.2 million.
The Elgin, Illinois-based company said it had net income of 39 cents per share.
The results topped Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 21 cents per share.
The cleaning and waste-management company posted revenue of $105.4 million in the period, which also topped Street forecasts. Four analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $103.2 million.
Heritage-Crystal Clean shares have risen 37% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Tuesday, shares hit $28.95, a climb of 70% in the last 12 months.