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Agile Therapeutics reports 4Q loss

PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) _ Agile Therapeutics Inc. (AGRX) on Monday reported a loss of $6.2 million in its fourth quarter.

The Princeton, New Jersey-based company said it had a loss of 18 cents per share.

The results topped Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 23 cents per share.

For the year, the company reported that its loss narrowed to $28.3 million, or 91 cents per share.

In the final minutes of trading on Monday, the company's shares hit $3.64. A year ago, they were trading at $2.40.

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