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CEO: LinkedIn Doesn't Make 'Stuff'

Linkedin founder Reid Garrett Hoffman (C) and CEO Jeff Weiner (2nd R) at the ringing of the opening bell of the New York Stock Exchange May 19, 2011 during the initial public offering of the company.
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Solutia is a $3.1 billion market cap company. They made it through a spin-off from Monsanto . They filed for bankruptcy, restructured and bounced back.

It’s a company that makes the films in your phones, tablets and windshields—they make "stuff". They have a manufacturing footprint all over. So, as you can imagine, it may sting to see that LinkedIn is worth three times what they are.

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