Stocks Battered on Down Day

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LinkedIn (LNKD) shares decreased 1.3% on Thursday before it reported earnings after the closing bell. The business-focused social networking company reported adjusted earnings of 35 cents a share on revenue of $303.6 million. Consensus among analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected 19 cents a share on $280 million of revenue.

-- Written by Joe Deaux in New York.

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