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Amarin: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

DUBLIN (AP) _ Amarin Corp. PLC (AMRN) on Wednesday reported a loss of $24.1 million in its first quarter.

The Dublin-based company said it had a loss of 8 cents per share. Losses, adjusted for stock option expense, were 7 cents per share.

The results met Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for a loss of 7 cents per share.

The biopharmaceutical company posted revenue of $43.9 million in the period.

The company's shares closed at $2.80. A year ago, they were trading at $3.18.

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