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22nd Century reports 4Q loss

CLARENCE, N.Y. (AP) _ 22nd Century Group Inc. (XXII) on Wednesday reported a loss of $2.7 million in its fourth quarter.

On a per-share basis, the Clarence, New York-based company said it had a loss of 3 cents.

The plant biotechnology company posted revenue of $3.3 million in the period.

For the year, the company reported that its loss widened to $11.6 million, or 15 cents per share. Revenue was reported as $12.3 million.

In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, the company's shares hit 92 cents. A year ago, they were trading at 90 cents.

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