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Blueprint Medicines: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) _ Blueprint Medicines Corp. (BPMC) on Thursday reported a loss of $87.4 million in its first quarter.

On a per-share basis, the Cambridge, Massachusetts-based company said it had a loss of $1.98.

The results missed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of $1.83 per share.

The cancer drug developer posted revenue of $730,000 in the period.

Blueprint Medicines shares have climbed 42% since the beginning of the year. The stock has decreased 2% in the last 12 months.

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