CHICAGO (AP) _ Century Aluminum Co. (CENX) on Wednesday reported a loss of $140 million in its first quarter.
On a per-share basis, the Chicago-based company said it had a loss of $1.55. Losses, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were 54 cents per share.
The aluminum producer posted revenue of $444 million in the period.
Century shares have risen 56% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $17.24, more than tripling in the last 12 months.
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