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Global Net Lease: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

NEW YORK (AP) _ Global Net Lease Inc. (GNL) on Thursday reported a key measure of profitability in its first quarter.

The real estate investment trust, based in New York, said it had funds from operations of $36.5 million, or 44 cents per share, in the period.

Funds from operations is a closely watched measure in the REIT industry. It takes net income and adds back items such as depreciation and amortization.

The company said it had net income of $5.8 million, or 7 cents per share.

The real estate investment trust posted revenue of $75.5 million in the period.

The company's shares have climbed slightly more than 7% since the beginning of the year. The stock has decreased almost 6% in the last 12 months.

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