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Catalyst reports 4Q loss

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) _ Catalyst Pharmaceutical Partners Inc. (CPRX) on Wednesday reported a loss of $4.2 million in its fourth quarter.

On a per-share basis, the Coral Gables, Florida-based company said it had a loss of 5 cents.

For the year, the company reported that its loss widened to $18.1 million, or 22 cents per share.

In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, the company's shares hit $1.55. A year ago, they were trading at $1.12.

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