1. As of noon trading, LinkedIn ( LNKD) is up $12.39 (5.7%) to $228.39 on heavy volume. Thus far, 1.7 million shares of LinkedIn exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.1 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $217.32-$228.50 after having opened the day at $217.53 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $216.00.

LinkedIn Corporation operates an online professional network. LinkedIn has a market cap of $22.0 billion and is part of the internet industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 720.7, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 0.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 15 analysts who rate LinkedIn a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 14 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates LinkedIn as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its unimpressive growth in net income and disappointing return on equity. Get the full LinkedIn Ratings Report now.

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