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STAAR reports net loss for 2014

March 5, 2015

STAAR Surgical reported a GAAP net loss of $8.4 million, or $0.22 on a per diluted share basis, in 2014 compared with a net income of $398,000, or $0.01 on a per diluted share basis, in 2013, according to a press release.

Full-year sales totaled $75 million, a 4% increase compared with 2013 and a 6% increase on a constant currency basis.


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