PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) _ Agile Therapeutics Inc. (AGRX) on Friday reported a loss of $5.3 million in its second quarter.

The Princeton, New Jersey-based company said it had a loss of 16 cents per share.

The results surpassed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 17 cents per share.

The company's shares closed at 27 cents. A year ago, they were trading at $4.57.

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