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Inovio: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa. (AP) _ Inovio Pharmaceuticals Inc. (INO) on Thursday reported a loss of $29.2 million in its first quarter.

On a per-share basis, the Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania-based company said it had a loss of 30 cents.

The results missed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 29 cents per share.

The drugmaker posted revenue of $2.8 million in the period, also falling short of Street forecasts. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $4.4 million.

In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, the company's shares hit $3.87. A year ago, they were trading at $4.83.

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