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Cytokinetics: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. (AP) _ Cytokinetics Inc. (CYTK) on Thursday reported a loss of $29.4 million in its first quarter.

The South San Francisco, California-based company said it had a loss of 54 cents per share.

The biopharmaceutical company posted revenue of $8.5 million in the period.

Cytokinetics shares have increased 43% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, shares hit $9.03, a climb of slightly more than 1% in the last 12 months.

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