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Canada Goose revenue beats estimates as luxury demand defies inflation

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Aug 11 (Reuters) - Canada Goose Holdings Inc (GOOS.TO), on Thursday beat Wall Street estimates for quarterly revenue as affluent consumers undeterred by decades-high inflation snapped up its luxury parkas and jackets.

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Canada Goose's revenue rose to C$69.9 million ($54.75 million) in the first quarter ended July 3, from C$56.3 million, a year earlier. Analysts had expected C$62.6 million, according to IBES data from Refinitiv.

Net loss widened to C$63.6 million, or 59 Canadian cents per share, from C$57.5 million, or 52 Canadian cents per share, a year earlier.

U.S.-listed shares of the Canadian company rose about 1% in low-volume premarket trading.

($1 = 1.2768 Canadian dollars)

Reporting by Ananya Mariam Rajesh in Bengaluru; Editing by Devika Syamnath
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