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Ardelyx: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

FREMONT, Calif. (AP) _ Ardelyx Inc. (ARDX) on Tuesday reported a loss of $26.1 million in its first quarter.

The Fremont, California-based company said it had a loss of 42 cents per share.

The results missed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 38 cents per share.

In the final minutes of trading on Tuesday, the company's shares hit $3.41. A year ago, they were trading at $5.05.

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