Bankrate’s first-quarter profit doubled from a year earlier, to $10.15 million or 10 cents per share. Still, earnings and revenue fell short of the average analyst estimate, and the stock plunged 15 percent, the most since the North Palm Beach, Fla., company went public in June. Bankrate is an online publisher of personal finance information.
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