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Eagle Bulk Shipping: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Eagle Bulk Shipping Inc. (EGLE) on Monday reported a second-quarter loss of $6 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.

On a per-share basis, the Stamford, Connecticut-based company said it had a loss of 8 cents.

The results fell short of Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 7 cents per share.

The shipping company posted revenue of $69.4 million in the period. Its adjusted revenue was $48.5 million.

In the final minutes of trading on Monday, the company's shares hit $4.67. A year ago, they were trading at $5.46.

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