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Aeterna Zentaris: 4Q Earnings Snapshot

SUMMERVILLE, S.C. (AP) _ Aeterna Zentaris Inc. (AEZS) on Tuesday reported a loss of $5.1 million in its fourth quarter.

The Summerville, South Carolina-based company said it had a loss of 31 cents per share.

The drug developer posted revenue of $1.4 million in the period.

For the year, the company reported net income of $4.2 million, or 25 cents per share, swinging to a profit in the period. Revenue was reported as $26.9 million.

In the final minutes of trading on Tuesday, the company's shares hit $4.15. A year ago, they were trading at $1.56.

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