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SAN FRANCISCO, April 17- Shares of Weibo Corp rose 19 percent in their U.S. debut on Thursday, sweeping aside concerns that Chinese censorship will hurt the growth of the country's Internet sector and broader worries about lofty tech-stock valuations.
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Some of Friday's midday movers.
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Wendy Huang, Media, Internet & Online Gaming Analyst, RBS said that if Facebook wants to succeed in China, it should partner up with a strong local company and abide by content and censorship rules.
Check out which companies are making headlines after-the-bell Thursday:
Echo He, Senior Analyst, Maxim Group says that Facebook's growth opportunities in China are limited as authorities have a tight grip on the local media space.
Take a look at some of Tuesday's midday movers:
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