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5 Top Stock Gainers for Friday: Snap, Twitter, Veoneer, Skechers

Snap, Twitter, Veoneer, Skechers USA and Trade Desk are five top stock gainers for Friday.

Stocks closed at record highs Friday as earnings optimism lifted Wall Street to all-time highs.

Here are some of the big movers in the stock market on Friday:

1. Snap | Increase 23.9%

Snap  (SNAP) - Get Snap, Inc. Class A Report shares jumped after the social media company said user growth during its second quarter jumped the most in four years. 

Revenue at the parent of mobile app Snapchat more than doubled to $982.1 million, easily beating analysts' estimates of $846 million.

2. Twitter | Increase 3%

Shares of Twitter  (TWTR) - Get Twitter, Inc. Report rose after the social media company’s second-quarter results and sales easily beat analysts' expectations and its third-quarter outlook topped forecasts. 

Revenue rose 74% from a year ago to $1.19 billion, while analysts called for $1.07 billion in the latest quarter.

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3. Veoneer | Increase 56.6%

Veoneer  (VNE) - Get Veoneer, Inc. Report skyrocketed after Canadian auto parts maker Magna International  (MGA) - Get Magna International Inc. Report agreed to buy its Swedish rival for about $3.8 billion in cash. 

Magna said that the acquisition will build in the company's advanced driver assistance systems business. 

4. Skechers USA | Increase 5.9%

Shares of Skechers USA  (SKX) - Get Skechers U.S.A., Inc. Class A Report jumped after the footwear company beat Wall Street's second-quarter earnings expectations. 

Revenue surged 127.3% from a year ago to $1.66 billion. Analysts from B. Riley and Deutsche raised their price targets for the company's shares fallowing the earnings report.

5. Trade Desk | Increase 9.5%

Trade Desk  (TTD) - Get Trade Desk, Inc. Class A Report  surged after Stephens analyst Nicholas Zangler upgraded the ad technology company to overweight from equal weight with an $85 price target as he took over coverage of the stock.

While noting that valuation is his "biggest hangup," Zangler said he believes Trade Desk's dominant positioning as the independent demand side platform of choice makes the stock a compelling pick and views the proliferation of Connected TV as "a worthwhile catalyst."