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The Twitter symbol is displayed at the post where the stock is traded on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, November 15, 2013.
The Twitter symbol is displayed at the post where the stock is traded on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, November 15, 2013.
(BRENDAN MCDERMID/REUTERS)

For Twitter, downgrades bring pain

With no earnings and a stock price that nearly tripled in two months, it is little wonder that Twitter Inc. is highly susceptible to expert opinion: The shares were down about 5 per cent on Monday afternoon, and were down as much as 8 per cent earlier, after yet another analyst expressed caution about the stock.