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FTS International: 4Q Earnings Snapshot

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) _ FTS International Inc. (FTSI) on Wednesday reported a fourth-quarter loss of $13 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.

On a per-share basis, the Fort Worth, Texas-based company said it had a loss of 12 cents.

The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 18 cents per share.

The provider of hydraulic fracturing services posted revenue of $142.3 million in the period, also topping Street forecasts. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $135.9 million.

For the year, the company reported a loss of $72.9 million, or 67 cents per share, swinging to a loss in the period. Revenue was reported as $776.6 million.

In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, the company's shares hit 49 cents. A year ago, they were trading at $8.99.

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