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Aurinia reports 3Q loss

VICTORIA, British Columbia (AP) _ Aurinia Pharmaceuticals Inc. (AUPH) on Tuesday reported a loss of $13.1 million in its third quarter.

On a per-share basis, the Victoria, British Columbia-based company said it had a loss of 16 cents.

The results did not meet Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 14 cents per share.

The biotechnology company posted revenue of $29,000 in the period, also falling short of Street forecasts. Four analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $130,000.

The company's shares closed at $5. A year ago, they were trading at $3.86.


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