CARLE PLACE, N.Y. (AP) _ 1-800-Flowers.com Inc. (FLWS) on Thursday reported a loss of $17.3 million in its fiscal first quarter.
The Carle Place, New York-based company said it had a loss of 27 cents per share.
The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 30 cents per share.
The flower and gift retailer posted revenue of $169.5 million in the period.
1-800-Flowers.com expects full-year earnings to be 34 cents to 42 cents per share.
1-800-Flowers.com shares have fallen 2 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has increased 11 percent in the last 12 months.
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