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BRIEF: Allscripts 2Q loss narrows

August 8, 2014

By Peter Frost, Chicago Tribune



Aug. 08--Allscripts Healthcare Solutions Inc. said Thursday its loss narrowed in the second quarter on higher bookings and client demand.

It posted a net loss of $17.8 million, or nine cents a share. A year earlier The Chicago-based health care information technology company narrowed its loss from $22.9 million, or 13 cents a share, in the same quarter a year ago.

Revenue rose 2 percent to $351.3 million.

Contract bookings with clients rose 9 percent to $234 million. For the first half of the year, bookings are up 17 percent over the year-ago period.

pfrost@tribune.com

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