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HRG Group reports 3Q loss

August 7, 2015 GMT

NEW YORK (AP) — HRG Group Inc. on Thursday reported a fiscal third-quarter loss of $75.6 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.

On a per-share basis, the New York-based company said it had a loss of 38 cents.

The holding company posted revenue of $1.55 billion in the period.

HRG Group’s shares have declined slightly since the beginning of the year. They closed Thursday at $14.11, a climb of 18 percent in the last 12 months.

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Keywords: Harbinger Group, Earnings Report

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This story has been corrected to reflect the company’s name change to HRG Group Inc. It was formally known as Harbinger Group Inc.