51Jobs reports 3Q loss

SHANGHAI (AP) _ 51Jobs Inc. (JOBS) on Thursday reported a third-quarter loss of $25.1 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.

The Shanghai-based company said it had a loss of 41 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs and stock option expense, came to 50 cents per share.

The human resources and online jobs company posted revenue of $108.3 million in the period.

For the current quarter ending in December, 51Jobs said it expects revenue in the range of $124 million to $127 million.

51Jobs shares have risen 85 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, shares hit $62.43, an increase of 82 percent in the last 12 months.

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