D.R. Horton Inc., the largest U.S. home builder, reported its sixth straight quarterly loss and cut its dividend Tuesday.

The fiscal fourth-quarter net loss widened to $799.9 million, or $2.53 a share, from $50.1 million, or 16 cents a share, a year earlier, the Fort Worth company said. Analysts had forecast a net loss of $2.04 a share, according to the average of 13 estimates in a Bloomberg survey.

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