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LINE: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

TOKYO (AP) _ LINE Corp. (LN) on Wednesday reported a first-quarter loss of $12.8 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.

On a per-share basis, the Tokyo-based company said it had a loss of 5 cents.

The messaging and communication services provider posted revenue of $449.8 million in the period.

LINE shares have fallen 12 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has climbed 0.5 percent in the last 12 months.

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