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AU Optronics: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

HSINCHU, Taiwan (AP) _ AU Optronics Corp. (AUO) on Thursday reported a first-quarter loss of $119 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.

On a per-share basis, the Hsinchu, Taiwan-based company said it had a loss of 12 cents.

The LCD screen manufacturer posted revenue of $2.16 billion in the period.

The company's shares closed at $3.59. A year ago, they were trading at $4.03.

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