• Charles Sizemore

    I chatted with CNBC’s Oriel Morrison last night about LinkedIn (LNKD)’s earnings release: LinkedIn beat analysts estimates, posting non-GAAP earnings per share exluding stock-based compensation and acquisitions costs of 52 cents. The Street had expected 47 cents.  Revenues for the quarter were $568 million, jumping 45% over the same quarter last year. LinkedIn shares were

  • Stocks gyrated after the US released its payroll report, which came in much weaker than expected. There was a disparity when comparing the corporate non-farm payroll report with the household survey which led to market volatility. Apple announced a 14 billion dollar buy back, while LinkedIn tumbled after weaker than expected earnings results. The U.S.

  • Stocks in the US started off on a positive note, on the heels of a record result for both the S&P 500 and the Dow Industrial Average on Tuesday. Mid-day stocks turned lower, with all three major indices closing down. Robust earnings results along with in line economic data have helped buoy the broader equity

  • Business » Twitter rumors confirmed, IPO coming
    September 14, 2013, 09:15 GMT

    On Thursday, Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) , a social media giant that has made its way into virtually every aspect of society, announced it would be hitting the public markets in the near future. The company submitted a confidential filing for an initial public offering with the SEC. Twitter decided to reveal this news in a tweet on

  • Stock market » LinkedIn slumps on secondary news
    September 4, 2013, 21:12 GMT

    Shares on LinkedIn (NYSE:LNKD) are lower by more than 2% early in in Wednesday’s session as the market reacts to some big news following yesterdays close. On Tuesday, during the after hours session, the company announced it would be pursuing additional capital through the sale of an additional $1 billion of its Class A common

  • Amid broad market strength, social media giant LinkedIn (NYSE:LNKD) reported its second quarter results after the market close on Thursday. Shares traded higher by 4.52% going into the announcement, however, positive results help propel the company even higher during the after hours session. Second quarter profit rose 32% on a year over year basis to

  • If you, like me, use Google’s (NASDAQ:GOOG) Gmail email service nearly all day for work and personal contacts, you may have be slightly overwhelmed with the quantity of emails that pour into your inbox day after day. However, Google as always, is looking to make your life a little simpler through an enhanced version of