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Kronos Worldwide: 4Q Earnings Snapshot

DALLAS (AP) _ Kronos Worldwide Inc. (KRO) on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $9.4 million.

On a per-share basis, the Dallas-based company said it had profit of 8 cents.

The maker of titanium dioxide pigments posted revenue of $372.7 million in the period.

For the year, the company reported profit of $87.1 million, or 75 cents per share. Revenue was reported as $1.73 billion.

Kronos Worldwide shares have dropped 41% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $7.89, a fall of 48% in the last 12 months.

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