Republic Services announces 10 percent climb in quarterly earnings

According to results released Wednesday, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.-based Republic Services’ net income rose to $70.8 million, or 52 cents per share, in the second quarter, from $64.4 million, or 44 cents per share, a year ago. During the same period, revenue rose 8.5 percent to $779.8 million.

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