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Westmoreland reports 4Q loss

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) _ Westmoreland Coal Co. (WLB) on Tuesday reported a loss of $7.6 million in its fourth quarter.

On a per-share basis, the Englewood, Colorado-based company said it had a loss of 41 cents.

The wireless spectrum license company posted revenue of $392.7 million in the period.

For the year, the company reported that its loss narrowed to $27.1 million, or $1.47 per share. Revenue was reported as $1.48 billion.

Westmoreland shares have decreased 17 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Tuesday, shares hit $14.62, more than doubling in the last 12 months.

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