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Twitter posts strong Q4 results as user base, revenue jumps

Technology
Twitter posted solid results for the last three months of 2020, capping what CEO Jack Dorsey called “an extraordinary year” for the platformBy BARBARA ORTUTAY AP Technology WriterFebruary 9, 2021, 9:44 PM• 2 min readTwitter posted solid results for the last three months of 2020, capping what CEO Jack Dorsey called “an extraordinary year" for the platform. New users signed on in large numbers to follow the world's events in real time despite the challenges of election misinformation and intensifying calls to ban now former President Donald Trump.The San Francisco-based company earned $ 222.1 million, or 27 cents per share, in the October-December period. That's up 87% from $ 118.8 million, or 15 cents per share, a year earlier.Revenue grew 28% to $ 1.29 billion from $ 1 billion....

Tesla jumps 6% in heavy volume ahead of S&P 500 entry, stock then falls a bit in after hours

Finance
People wearing face masks are seen inside a Tesla showroom at a shopping mall in Wuhan, Hubei province, the epicentre of China's coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, March 30, 2020.Aly Song | ReutersShares of Tesla traded more than four times their 30-day average volume on Friday as passive funds bought the stock ahead of Tesla joining the S&P 500. The stock will be added to the benchmark index ahead of Monday's opening bell, based on prices from Friday's close.Amid the heightened volume, Tesla shares rose 5.96% on Friday to close at a record high of $ 695 after swinging between gains and losses during the final hour of trading. During after hours trading the stock slid about 3%.Heightened activity continued after hours, and by 4:45 p.m. ET more than 200 million shares had exchang...
Investor wealth jumps Rs 7.68 lakh crore in four days of market rally

Investor wealth jumps Rs 7.68 lakh crore in four days of market rally

Finance
New Delhi: Investors' wealth jumped Rs 7.68 lakh crore in four days of market rally, with the Sensex ralling 997 points on Thursday. Rising for the fourth straight session, the 30-share BSE Sensex settled 997.46 points, or 3.05 per cent, higher at 33,717.62. During the holiday-shortened week, the Sensex rallied 2,390.40 points or 7.63 per cent. Led by the improved sentiment, the market capitalisation of the BSE-listed companies gained Rs 7,68,168.35 crore to Rs 1,29,41,620.82 crore in four trading days. "Markets this week rallied from the lows seen in March 2020. After almost a month of lockdown the world over, early signs of easing of the same along with some signs of the flattening of the COVID-19 curve spurred hope of economic activity resuming albeit at a slow pace. Some promise of a p...
Demi Rose jumps on underboob trend in microscopic string-tie bikini: ‘Damn!’

Demi Rose jumps on underboob trend in microscopic string-tie bikini: ‘Damn!’

Entertainment
The Brummie beauty is currently soaking up the sun in the Balearic Islands, off the coast of Spain. Spending the afternoon aboard a luxury boat, Demi Rose took the opportunity to model a tiny orange bikini. Yet another swimsuit from her seemingly ever-growing collection of teeny two-pieces, she struck a series of saucy poses in the sizzling orange number. Dubbed this summer’s most outrageous bikini trend, Insta babes across the world will flashing some serious underboob this summer.  Related Articles The idea is to tug the bikini top upwards so that it hides the nipple - just about. It works with any variety of styles, from bandeau bras to the classic triangle top. For those willing to give it a whirl, vigorous movement is not encouraged, as it's ...
Pound jumps as MPs vote to reject no-deal Brexit

Pound jumps as MPs vote to reject no-deal Brexit

Business
By John-Paul Ford Rojas, business reporter The pound has jumped as MPs voted to rule out a no-deal Brexit, on another day of volatile currency trading.Sterling climbed by as much as three cents against the US dollar to nearly $ 1.34, a nine-month high, and was two cents up versus the euro to as high as €1.18 - a new 22-month peak. That was after an amendment rejecting a no-deal Brexit in all circumstances was narrowly backed by the Commons.The currency had already made big gains in the run-up to the vote. It has swung wildly over the last couple of days.There was a broad welcome for the result from business groups but it was combined with continued frustration about the lack of a clear way forward for the process. Edwin Morgan, interim direc...