ALPHARETTA, Ga. (AP) _ Agilysys Inc. (AGYS) on Wednesday reported a loss of $1.7 million in its fiscal first quarter.

The Alpharetta, Georgia-based company said it had a loss of 8 cents per share.

The software provider for the lodging and leisure sectors posted revenue of $34 million in the period.

Agilysys shares have increased 33 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $16.35, a rise of 59 percent in the last 12 months.

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