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Achillion: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ Achillion Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ACHN) on Wednesday reported a loss of $17.2 million in its second quarter.

On a per-share basis, the New Haven, Connecticut-based company said it had a loss of 12 cents.

In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, the company's shares hit $2.51. A year ago, they were trading at $4.01.

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