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B2Gold: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) _ B2Gold Corp. (BTG) on Tuesday reported first-quarter earnings of $22.3 million.

On a per-share basis, the Vancouver, British Columbia-based company said it had net income of 2 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 4 cents per share.

The results matched Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 4 cents per share.

The gold, silver and copper miner posted revenue of $301.7 million in the period.

The company's shares closed at $2.71. A year ago, they were trading at $2.85.

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