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Twitter shares soar on first-ever profit


PUBLISHED Thu, February 08, 2018 - 6:11pm EST


Investors feverishly bought shares of a Twitter, pushing the stock up as much as 25 percent, after the social media platform announced its first-ever quarterly profit. Conway G. Gittens reports.





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