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Pfenex: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

SAN DIEGO (AP) _ Pfenex Inc. (PFNX) on Thursday reported a loss of $7.6 million in its second quarter.

The San Diego-based company said it had a loss of 24 cents per share.

The biotechnology company posted revenue of $2.8 million in the period.

Pfenex shares have climbed 96% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, shares hit $6.24, a climb of 25% in the last 12 months.

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