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Fluidigm designs, makes and markets scientific systems to life science and biotechnology growth markets that the company said would result in lower costs and better experimental data results for customers. So far, the company has sold systems to over 200 customers in over 20 countries worldwide, growing revenue to $25.4 million in 2009 from $6.4 million in 2006. Product margins increased to 51% in 2009 from 30% in 2006. However, significant net losses were incurred since its inception, stemming from research and development costs, and selling, general and administrative costs. The company expects to continue to incur operating and net losses for now due to expected increases in research and development costs and the expansion of its sales and marketing force. The company reported a net loss of $19.1 million in 2009 and $23.6 million in 2006. >>Search for Highest Dividends by Rate or Yield
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