Alcobra reports 4Q loss

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) _ Alcobra Ltd. (ADHD) on Wednesday reported a loss of $5.9 million in its fourth quarter.

On a per-share basis, the Tel Aviv, Israel-based company said it had a loss of 22 cents.

The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 26 cents per share.

For the year, the company reported a loss of $24.6 million, or 89 cents per share.

The company's shares closed at $1.20. A year ago, they were trading at $5.47.

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