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Quanex reports 1Q loss

HOUSTON (AP) _ Quanex Building Products Corp. (NX) on Monday reported a loss of $3.7 million in its fiscal first quarter.

The Houston-based company said it had a loss of 11 cents per share. Losses, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 4 cents per share.

The housing materials maker posted revenue of $195.1 million in the period.

Quanex expects full-year revenue in the range of $880 million to $900 million.

Quanex shares have dropped nearly 9 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Monday, shares hit $18.50, increasing slightly in the last 12 months.

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