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Sunesis: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (AP) _ Sunesis Pharmaceuticals Inc. (SNSS) on Wednesday reported a loss of $6.2 million in its second quarter.

The South San Francisco, California-based company said it had a loss of 9 cents per share.

The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 10 cents per share.

In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, the company's shares hit 74 cents. A year ago, they were trading at $2.45.

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