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Bovie reports 3Q loss

PURCHASE, N.Y. (AP) _ Bovie Medical Corp. (BVX) on Thursday reported a loss of $1.2 million in its third quarter.

On a per-share basis, the Purchase, New York-based company said it had a loss of 4 cents.

The medical device maker posted revenue of $9.3 million in the period.

Bovie expects full-year revenue in the range of $37.9 million to $38.4 million.

In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, the company's shares hit $3.97. A year ago, they were trading at $4.99.

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