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Nevsun posts 1Q loss

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) _ Nevsun Resources Ltd. (NSU) on Thursday reported a first-quarter loss of $194,000, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.

On a per-share basis, the Vancouver, British Columbia-based company said it had a loss of less than 1 cent.

The mining company posted revenue of $71.6 million in the period.

In the final minutes of trading on Thursday, the company's shares hit $2.28. A year ago, they were trading at $3.44.


This story was generated by Automated Insights (http://automatedinsights.com/ap) using data from Zacks Investment Research. Access a Zacks stock report on NSU at https://www.zacks.com/ap/NSU


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