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Huttig reports 4Q loss

ST LOUIS (AP) _ Huttig Building Products Inc. (HBP) on Wednesday reported a fourth-quarter loss of $200,000, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.

The St. Louis-based company said it had a loss of 1 cent per share. Earnings, adjusted to account for discontinued operations, came to 4 cents per share.

The construction materials company posted revenue of $164.4 million in the period.

For the year, the company reported profit of $16.3 million, or 64 cents per share. Revenue was reported as $713.9 million.

Huttig shares have climbed roughly 6 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $6.98, a climb of 99 percent in the last 12 months.

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