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Cannabis producer Green Thumb Industries tops revenue estimates

Max A. Cherney

U.S. marijuana producer Green Thumb Industries Inc. reported Thursday revenue that slightly topped the consensus estimates and met expectations for per-share losses. The company reported first-quarter net losses attributable to Green Thumb of $9.7 million, or 6 cents a share, compared with losses of $1.6 million, in the year-ago period. The company did not provide a per-share figure. Revenue rose to $27.9 million from $10.9 million in the year-ago period. Green Thumb reports revenue net of discounts. Analysts surveyed by FactSet had estimated revenue of $27.4 million. Three analysts polled by FactSet modeled first-quarter losses of 6 cents a share. For the second quarter, analysts model losses of 2 cents a share on sales net of discounts of $41.2 million. Green Thumb stock has fallen 6% in the past year, with the S&P 500 index rising 2.17%. Green Thumb stock closed down 0.2% during regular trading Thursday.