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Aimmune Therapeutics reports fourth-quarter loss, misses expectations

CITY OF BRISBANE, Calif. – BRISBANE, Calif. (AP) _ Aimmune Therapeutics Inc. (AIMT) on Thursday reported a loss of $16 million in its fourth quarter.

On a per-share basis, the Brisbane, California-based company said it had a loss of 39 cents.

The results did not meet Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 31 cents per share.

For the year, the company reported profit of $35.8 million, or $1.88 per share.

Aimmune Therapeutics shares have fallen slightly more than 3 per cent since the beginning of the year.

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