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Abeona Therapeutics: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

DALLAS (AP) _ Abeona Therapeutics Inc. (ABEO) on Friday reported a loss of $18.6 million in its first quarter.

The Dallas-based company said it had a loss of 39 cents per share.

The results did not meet Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 31 cents per share.

Abeona Therapeutics shares have risen nearly 8% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Friday, shares hit $7.68, a decrease of 59% in the last 12 months.

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