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Twitter Touts Live Video as New Growth Engine

Social media platform Twitter’s fast-growing advertising business has always been the bright spot amid its stalled user growth, chaotic executive turnover, and confused identity. As I noted last quarter, analysts are mostly positive about Twitter TWTR . Very few of them rate its stock a “sell;” one even calls Twitter “The Most Troubled 30%+ Compound…


LinkedIn’s Strong Revenue Gain Send Shares Soaring

(Reuters) – LinkedIn, the operator of the world’s biggest online network for professionals, reported a 35% rise in quarterly revenue as demand grew for its hiring services. However, the net loss attributable to LinkedIn widened to $45.8 million, or 35 cents per share, in the first quarter ended March 31 from $42.5 million, or 34…


Twitter’s One Bright Spot Flames Out in Latest Earnings

Since going public in 2013, Twitter TWTR has faced immense pressure to show Wall Street that it can attract new users. For the past two years, it has struggled to do so, and last year, the company replaced its CEO in hopes of a fresh start. Through the drama, Twitter’s advertising business has been a…