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Iovance Biotherapeutics: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

SAN CARLOS, Calif. (AP) _ Iovance Biotherapeutics Inc. (IOVA) on Tuesday reported a loss of $37 million in its first quarter.

On a per-share basis, the San Carlos, California-based company said it had a loss of 30 cents.

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

Iovance Biotherapeutics shares have climbed 24% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Tuesday, shares hit $11.01, a decrease of 28% in the last 12 months.

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