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BUENOS AIRES, May 7 (Reuters) - Argentina's state-controlled energy company YPF posted a first-quarter net profit of 2.109 billion pesos ($239 million) on Thursday, beating market expectations.
The consensus forecast in a Reuters poll of economists was for profit of 1.5 billion pesos in the January to March period.
$1=8.8225 Argentine pesos at the end of March Reporting by Sarah Marsh and Eliana Raszewski; Editing by Peter Galloway