Updated from 2:11 p.m. EDTLayne Christensen (LAYN - Get Report) shares were leaping Tuesday after the construction company more than doubled its fiscal fourth-quarter income year over year to $6.7 million, or 42 cents a share, on revenue that climbed 31.6% from last year to $193.1 million. Analysts polled by Thomson Financial were seeking 21 cents a share on $158.9 million in sales. Shares of the Kansas-based firm were up $2.81, or 7.6%, to $39.80.
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