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Tootsie Roll: 3Q Earnings Snapshot

CHICAGO (AP) _ Tootsie Roll Industries Inc. (TR) on Tuesday reported third-quarter earnings of $26.1 million.

On a per-share basis, the Chicago-based company said it had profit of 41 cents.

The confectionary products maker posted revenue of $181.5 million in the period.

Tootsie Roll shares have dropped 14 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Tuesday, shares hit $30.40, a decrease of 14 percent in the last 12 months.

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