U.S. markets open in 4 hours 45 minutes

Era Group: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

HOUSTON (AP) _ Era Group Inc. (ERA) on Tuesday reported a loss of $7.2 million in its first quarter.

On a per-share basis, the Houston-based company said it had a loss of 35 cents.

The provider of helicopter transportation services posted revenue of $57.1 million in the period.

In the final minutes of trading on Tuesday, the company's shares hit $4.71. A year ago, they were trading at $9.63.

_____

This story was generated by Automated Insights (http://automatedinsights.com/ap) using data from Zacks Investment Research. Access a Zacks stock report on ERA at https://www.zacks.com/ap/ERA