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Ascent Capital: 4Q Earnings Snapshot

GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo. (AP) _ Ascent Capital Group Inc. (ASCMA) on Monday reported a loss of $382.7 million in its fourth quarter.

The Greenwood Village, Colorado-based company said it had a loss of $30.87 per share. Losses, adjusted for asset impairment costs, came to $8.74 per share.

The home security holding company posted revenue of $134.4 million in the period.

For the year, the company reported that its loss widened to $698 million, or $56.54 per share. Revenue was reported as $540.4 million.

The company's shares closed at 70 cents. A year ago, they were trading at $3.41.

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