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Twitter Capital Raise Verdict: Upsized and Dirt Cheap

Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) has had an incredible week. On top of scoring multiple analyst upgrades, Twitter raised much more than expected in its convertible debt offering -- to the ...
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Do CEOs Use Social Media?

Some pretty high-profile CEOs have jumped on the social media train, but most are only occasional users of LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter or other tools. The pace of adoption is picking ...
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The Fresh Driving Forces Behind Twitter Stock Gains

Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) posted a solid premarket gain on Tuesday morning, and the stock gapped up over $50 on the open. This is the first time the stock has ...
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King Digital Finally Gets Candy Crush Live in China

King Digital Entertainment PLC (NYSE: KING) is taking Candy Crush to China. The mobile games maker announced early on Friday that a localized version of Candy Crush Saga is now ...
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Google Easily the Top U.S. Web Property

Digital media research firm comScore Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR) has released its ranking of the top 50 U.S. web properties for July and the list is topped, once again, by the ...
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Fresh Ukraine-Russia Tensions and Fighting Dominate Markets Friday (Update-Final)

This was almost looking like a great week for the stock market, but geopolitical news interrupted this positive trend late on Friday morning and markets took a sharp turn for ...
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King Gets Its Candy Crushed With Earnings – Poor Guidance

King Digital Entertainment plc (NYSE: KING) was a hot social gaming company IPO, but now the company is giving back a large portion of its share price after the company's ...
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Can Twitter Keep Adding This Many New Users?

When Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) announced its second-quarter earnings late last month, the company estimated that 14% of its monthly active users (MAUs) used a third-party application to access the ...
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New York Times Vs. Buzzfeed

Buzzfeed, a company that has come to call itself a media operation instead of the social media distributor of clever lists, which it has been for several years, raised $50 ...
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Zynga Earnings Just More Roadkill at the Farm

Zynga, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZNGA) is lost. The company just doesn't seem to have the muster to get back on track, and lower revenues for the second quarter and lower guidance ...
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Can Zynga Telegraph a Cure for the Death of Growth in Earnings?

Zynga Inc. (NASDAQ: ZNGA) reports its earnings Thursday after the market close. Zynga has been on the decline since the end of the previous quarter in March. The estimates for ...
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Is Everyone Turning Against Groupon?

Groupon Inc. (NASDAQ: GRPN) posted earnings that just didn't please anyone outside of short sellers. While meeting earnings estimates at $0.01 per share, revenue growth of 23% to $751.6 million ...
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What to Expect From Groupon Earnings (Update)

Groupon Inc. (NASDAQ: GRPN) was trading lower ahead of Tuesday's earnings report. The culprit may be RetailMeNot Inc. (NASDAQ: SALE), after it fell 25% on disappointing revenues. Groupon is a ...
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Facebook’s Market Value Tops AT&T

One company's sales are huge. Those of the other are not. Despite AT&T's (NYSE: T) substantial lead in revenue, its market cap is now below Facebook's (NASDAQ: FB). The story ...
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Yelp Pulls a Twitter – Profits Instead of Losses!

Yelp, Inc. (NYSE: YELP) was trading higher ahead of earnings, likely feeling some of the joy from the Twitter, Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) and Facebook earnings. Still, an 8.8% gain to ...
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