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Shopify suspends 2020 outlook on coronavirus worries

FILE PHOTO: An employee works at Shopify's headquarters in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, October 22, 2018. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

(Reuters) - Canadian e-commerce company Shopify Inc on Wednesday suspended its forecast for 2020, blaming uncertainties fueled by the coronavirus pandemic.

The company scheduled its first-quarter results for May 6, before markets open.

Shopify’s U.S.-listed shares fell 4% in extended trading.

Reporting by Ayanti Bera in Bengaluru; Editing by Sriraj Kalluvila

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