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Domino's Pizza: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) _ Domino's Pizza Inc. (DPZ) on Wednesday reported first-quarter profit of $92.7 million.

On a per-share basis, the Ann Arbor, Michigan-based company said it had profit of $2.20.

The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of nine analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $2.07 per share.

The pizza chain posted revenue of $836 million in the period, falling short of Street forecasts. Six analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $843.5 million.

Domino's Pizza shares have risen roughly 9 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has risen 13 percent in the last 12 months.

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