KemPharma: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

CELEBRATION, Fla. (AP) _ KemPharm Inc. (KMPH) on Tuesday reported a loss of $5.8 million in its first quarter.

On a per-share basis, the Celebration, Florida-based company said it had a loss of 12 cents. Losses, adjusted for severance costs, were 10 cents per share.

The specialty pharmaceutical company posted revenue of $2.1 million in the period.

In the final minutes of trading on Tuesday, the company's shares hit 28 cents. A year ago, they were trading at $1.22.

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