Unlike a few other major social media companies that declared an IPO in 2011, LinkedIn shows no signs of slowing down.
LinkedIn reported fourth quarter earnings of $6.9 million, or 6 cents a share (statement). Non-GAAP earnings were 12 cents a share on a revenue of $167.7 million, up 105 percent compared to $81.7 million for Q4 2010.
Wall Street was looking for a fourth quarter profit of 7 cents a share on revenue of $159.7 million.
Shares climbed by 4 percent to $79.85 in after hours trading on Thursday.
For 2011 overall, LinkedIn posted … Read more