GlycoMimetics reports 4Q loss

ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) _ GlycoMimetics Inc. (GLYC) on Tuesday reported a loss of $9.3 million in its fourth quarter.

The Rockville, Maryland-based company said it had a loss of 27 cents per share.

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

For the year, the company reported that its loss widened to $33.3 million, or $1.13 per share.

GlycoMimetics shares have risen 36 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has more than tripled in the last 12 months.

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