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Nine results:

Maureen Farrell / MoneyBeat:
After unexplained 5% rise on Thursday, Twitter's stock dropped 13% today   —  Twitter's Selloff Accelerates: Market Cap Falls By $4 Billion … The drop in shares of Twitter Inc. accelerated near the close of trading Friday, with its stock dropping more than 10%.
Dec 27, 2013, 4:35 PMIn context
David Benoit / MoneyBeat:
Meet Prem Watsa: The Man Riding to BlackBerry's Rescue   —  Who is BlackBerry's savior: The so-called Warren Buffett of Canada. … The beleaguered smartphone maker stunned the investing world by announcing it had an offer for $9 a share from a consortium led by Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited …
Sep 23, 2013, 4:35 PMIn context
Steven Russolillo / MoneyBeat:
Facebook Shares Hit All-Time High … It took almost a year and a half, but Facebook Inc. finally hit a new high.  —  Facebook shares jumped as high as $45.09 Wednesday afternoon, surpassing the previous intraday high of $45 — set on May 18, 2012, in the first hours after it started trading.
Sep 11, 2013, 4:10 PMIn context
Steven Russolillo / MoneyBeat:
Groupon's $300 Million Buyback Plan a Vote of Confidence … Shares of Groupon Inc. are getting a boost after second-quarter results showed sales rose, a permanent CEO was named and a new buyback plan was announced.  —  The buyback, in particular, is getting a warm reception on Wall Street.
Aug 7, 2013, 6:00 PMIn context
Dhanya Ann Thoppil / MoneyBeat:
Indian Online Retailer Flipkart Raises $200 Million   —  Indian online retailer Flipkart.com Wednesday said it raised $200 million from four of its existing investors to expand its operations as competition heats up in the country's growing ecommerce market.  —  Hedge fund Tiger Global Management LLC …
Jul 10, 2013, 2:20 PMIn context
Rolfe Winkler / MoneyBeat:
Big Apple, Bigger Google   —  Google has passed Apple as the most valuable technology company in the world—on one measure.  —  The search giant eclipsed the iPhone maker last week, actually.  Few would have noticed because the metric by which Google jumped ahead isn't the widely-watched one of market capitalization.
Jun 25, 2013, 7:15 PMIn context
Telis Demos / MoneyBeat:
Dataminr Secures $30 Million Amid Twitter-Scanning Success … Dataminr Inc., the New York City startup that mines Twitter for tradable news, has raised an additional $30 million in private funding from venture capital firms.  —  The fundraising round, Dataminr's third since its founding in 2009 …
Jun 12, 2013, 1:10 PMIn context
Steven Russolillo / MoneyBeat:
Google Tops $900 for First Time Ever … Google Inc. jumped above $900 on Wednesday for the first time ever, less than three months after the search giant's shares initially topped $800.  —  The move comes on the same day of the Google I/O developer conference in San Francisco …
May 15, 2013, 12:10 PMIn context
Steven Russolillo / MoneyBeat:
Apple Shares Are Dirt Cheap; So What?   —  Apple Inc. shares haven't been this cheap in at least 10 years.  —  Investors don't care.  —  The steep plunge in Apple's stock price over the past seven months got us wondering: When it will become attractive enough for bargain hunters to start scooping …
Apr 19, 2013, 5:15 PMIn context

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