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Stage Stores: Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot

HOUSTON (AP) _ Stage Stores Inc. (SSI) on Thursday reported a loss of $47.5 million in its fiscal first quarter.

On a per-share basis, the Houston-based company said it had a loss of $1.67.

The department store operator posted revenue of $327.7 million in the period.

Stage Stores expects a full-year loss of $2.25 to $2.10 per share, with revenue in the range of $1.59 billion to $1.62 billion.

The company's shares closed at $1.17. A year ago, they were trading at $2.99.

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