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Agile Therapeutics: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) _ Agile Therapeutics Inc. (AGRX) on Monday reported a loss of $6.8 million in its first quarter.

On a per-share basis, the Princeton, New Jersey-based company said it had a loss of 20 cents. Losses, adjusted for pretax gains, came to 21 cents per share.

The results did not meet Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 19 cents per share.

In the final minutes of trading on Monday, the company's shares hit $2.90. A year ago, they were trading at $3.37.

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