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First Quantum Minerals: 3Q Earnings Snapshot

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) _ First Quantum Minerals Ltd. (FQVLF) on Monday reported a third-quarter loss of $73 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.

On a per-share basis, the Vancouver, British Columbia-based company said it had a loss of 11 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 5 cents per share.

The metal and minerals mining company posted revenue of $987 million in the period.

First Quantum Minerals shares have increased 6.5% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Monday, shares hit $8.57, a rise of 3.5% in the last 12 months.

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