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Eagle Pharmaceuticals: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J. (AP) _ Eagle Pharmaceuticals Inc. (EGRX) on Tuesday reported first-quarter earnings of $9 million.

On a per-share basis, the Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey-based company said it had net income of 62 cents. Earnings, adjusted for stock option expense and non-recurring costs, came to $1.01 per share.

The specialty pharmaceutical company posted revenue of $49.8 million in the period.

Eagle Pharmaceuticals shares have increased 32% since the beginning of the year. The stock has fallen almost 5% in the last 12 months.

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