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FTS International: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) _ FTS International Inc. (FTSI) on Wednesday reported a first-quarter loss of $55 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.

The Fort Worth, Texas-based company said it had a loss of 50 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs and asset impairment costs, were 5 cents per share.

The results did not meet Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 8 cents per share.

The provider of hydraulic fracturing services posted revenue of $222.5 million in the period, which also did not meet Street forecasts. Four analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $232.7 million.

FTS International shares have risen 45% since the beginning of the year. The stock has decreased 47% in the last 12 months.

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