The Evolve Education Group Ltd (ASX: EVO) share price lifted to a 52-week high of 18.5 cents early today, after the company released its interim half year report. Evolve reported net profit after tax (NPAT) of NZ$6.23 million for the six months to 30 September, a significant turnaround from the loss of NZ$1.44 million for the same period last year. The Evolve share price has since retreated slightly to it current price of 18 cents.
What else did Evolve report
The company realised an increase in net profit despite booking 6% less revenue at NZ$65 million for the same period. It attributed the revenue drop to the impact of closure and disruption to its centres arising from COVID-19.
Evolve reported underlying earnings before…