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Netflix’s 3Q Earnings Quadruple, Stock Soars

Netflix’s earnings quadrupled as the Internet video subscription service’s line-up of original programming helped attract 1.3 million more U.S. subscribers during its latest quarter.


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Flood Of Facebook Shares Hit Market, Price Jumps 20 Percent

Facebook’s biggest lock-up period – a time following an IPO that prevents insiders from selling stock – expires on Wednesday.


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Facebook Stock Slide Deepens On Third Day Of Trading

Facebook’s newly public stock is sliding further on its third trading day as investors reconsider how much the social network is worth.


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Apple Passes Exxon As Most Valuable US Company

Apple briefly surpassed Exxon Mobil as the most valuable company in the U.S. Tuesday afternoon before settling back slightly lower.