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The e-commerce company reported a workforce with a larger percentage of women, blacks and Hispanics than many of its peers.
Aug 1- LinkedIn Corp's booming hiring business and rapid international expansion will be the main growth drivers for the next few quarters, analysts said after the corporate networking site's revenue and profit forecast smashed expectations.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
*Tesla, GoPro both slip in premarket after results. NEW YORK, Aug 1- U.S. stock index futures were sharply lower on Friday amid investor caution ahead of the July payroll report and its implications for interest rate policy. *The decline in futures suggested that Thursday's dramatic selloff- the biggest for Wall Street in months- was poised to continue.
*Investors fret over Argentina default fallout, Russia tensions. Problems in overseas economies added to the bearish tone, with Argentina defaulting on its debt for the second time in 12 years.
Companies making headlines after the bell Thursday:
July 31- Corporate networking site LinkedIn Corp forecast better-than-expected adjusted profit and revenue in the current quarter, helped by a rapid rise in its hiring business.
July 31- Corporate networking site LinkedIn Corp reported a 47 percent increase in quarterly revenue, helped by higher demand for its hiring solutions. Revenue rose to $533.9 million in the quarter ended June 30 from $363.7 million a year earlier.
Shares of LinkedIn have tumbled this year so investors will be tuned in to see what's next when it releases earnings after the bell on Thursday.
NEW YORK, July 30- A federal judge on Wednesday ordered Bank of America Corp to pay a $1.27 billion penalty for fraud over shoddy mortgages sold by the former Countrywide Financial Corp..
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Some of Wednesday's midday movers:
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*Twitter rallies after blockbuster results. NEW YORK, July 30- U.S. stocks were flat on Wednesday, paring earlier gains as a strong read on second-quarter economic growth sparked concerns the Federal Reserve may adjust its stimulus earlier than expected.
*Twitter rallies after blockbuster results. *Biotechs rally on Amgen results, Regeneron trial data. Twitter Inc surged on heavy volume, jumping 25 percent to $48.25 in its biggest one-day advance ever after reporting that monthly active users had risen a better-than-expected 24 percent in the second quarter.
Twitter jumped sharply on Tuesday after the social media company easily topped earnings and revenue expectations.
Many so-called momentum stocks have rebounded as economic data have been mixed and volatility remained low. Financial Times reports.
A crush of big cap earnings and arguably the most important economic reports until September make next week the busiest of the summer for markets.
Facebook reported earnings and revenue that beat estimates in the second quarter, thanks to its robust mobile ad business.
Though social media remains immensely popular, a new survey shows users aren't very satisfied with their experience on the sites.