DURANGO, Colo. (AP) _ Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory Inc. (RMCF) on Friday reported fiscal first-quarter profit of $577,000.

The Durango, Colorado-based company said it had net income of 10 cents per share.

The confectionery producer and retailer posted revenue of $8.4 million in the period.

Rocky Mountain Chocolate shares have dropped 6 percent since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Friday, shares hit $11.05, a drop of 2 percent in the last 12 months.

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