GRAPEVINE, Texas (AP) GameStop Corp. (GME) on Tuesday reported a loss of $18.8 million in its fiscal third quarter.
The Grapevine-based company said it had a loss of 29 cents per share. Losses, adjusted for non-recurring gains, were 53 cents per share.
The results surpassed Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 81 cents per share.
The video game retailer posted revenue of $1 billion in the period, missing Street forecasts. Four analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $1.11 billion.
GameStop shares have more than doubled since the beginning of the year, while the Standard & Poor’s 500 index has risen 15%. GameStop Corp., down $3.28 to $13.66 on Wednesday.
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