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Huttig reports 1Q loss

ST LOUIS (AP) _ Huttig Building Products Inc. (HBP) on Monday reported a first-quarter loss of $900,000, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.

On a per-share basis, the St. Louis-based company said it had a loss of 4 cents.

The construction materials company posted revenue of $175.7 million in the period.

Huttig shares have risen 36 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Monday, shares hit $8.96, an increase of 95 percent in the last 12 months.

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