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Parker Drilling reports 3Q loss

HOUSTON (AP) _ Parker Drilling Co. (PKD) on Wednesday reported a loss of $20.3 million in its third quarter.

The Houston-based company said it had a loss of 15 cents per share.

The drilling contractor and oilfield services company posted revenue of $118.3 million in the period.

The company's shares closed at $1.04. A year ago, they were trading at $2.

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