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Kronos Worldwide: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

DALLAS (AP) _ Kronos Worldwide Inc. (KRO) on Wednesday reported first-quarter profit of $27 million.

On a per-share basis, the Dallas-based company said it had net income of 23 cents.

The maker of titanium dioxide pigments posted revenue of $421 million in the period.

Kronos Worldwide shares have declined 31% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $9.19, a drop of 29% in the last 12 months.

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