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Clearwater Paper: 4Q Earnings Snapshot

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) _ Clearwater Paper Corp. (CLW) on Tuesday reported a fourth-quarter loss of $187.8 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.

The Spokane, Washington-based company said it had a loss of $11.39 per share. Earnings, adjusted for asset impairment costs and non-recurring costs, were 45 cents per share.

The maker of pulp-based products posted revenue of $428.7 million in the period.

For the year, the company reported a loss of $143.8 million, or $8.72 per share, swinging to a loss in the period. Revenue was reported as $1.72 billion.

Clearwater Paper shares have risen nearly 9 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Tuesday, shares hit $26.54, a decrease of 31 percent in the last 12 months.

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