ZEELAND, Mich. (AP) _ Gentex Corp. (GNTX) on Friday reported first-quarter net income of $97.6 million.
On a per-share basis, the Zeeland, Michigan-based company said it had net income of 33 cents.
The results surpassed
The maker of automatic-dimming rearview mirrors and other products posted revenue of $453.5 million in the period, which also topped Street forecasts. Five analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $446.9 million.
Gentex shares have climbed slightly more than 5 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has increased 29 percent in the last 12 months.
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