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Smart & Final Stores reports 1Q loss

COMMERCE, Calif. (AP) _ Smart & Final Stores Inc. (SFS) on Wednesday reported a loss of $4.6 million in its first quarter.

On a per-share basis, the Commerce, California-based company said it had a loss of 6 cents. Losses, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to 2 cents per share.

The warehouse store operator posted revenue of $967 million in the period.

Smart & Final Stores expects full-year earnings in the range of 50 cents to 55 cents per share.

Smart & Final Stores shares have fallen 17 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Wednesday, shares hit $11.65, a fall of 27 percent in the last 12 months.

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

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