Online weight loss firm Nutri/System has reported net income of US$1.7m for the Q1 ended 31 March 2002, as compared to a net income of US$637,000 in the same quarter last year. Nutri/System earned US$0.06 per diluted share in the Q1, up from US$0.02 year on year. Earnings in 2002 arose entirely from continuing operations, in line with guidance given by Nutri/System earlier in the year, while in 2001 earnings were primarily attributable to a discontinued operation.