LinkedIn Corp (NYSE:LNKD) Wins Co-Marketer Award
LinkedIn Corp (NYSE:LNKD) and T-Mobile International have been named the co-marketers of 2013 by the Direct Marketing Association. This is in recognition of demonstrating leadership, innovation and environmental and corporate responsibility. This presentation took place at the annual expo and conference that is held by the association.
LinkedIn Corp (NYSE:LNKD) was recognized for the leadership role that it played in social communications and for distributing opinions and news to its members from 1.5M publishers and other influential business-leaders. The DMA specifically recognized the company for the Sponsored-Updates advertising unit that delivers content to the news-feeds that members can see. These are generally from companies that they do not currently follow. This results in relationship building and lead generation said the DMA.
In Tuesday’s trading, LinkedIn Corp (NYSE:LNKD) rose by 3.04%. The opening price of the shares was $228.30, which climbed to an intraday high of $236.90 and dipped to a close of $235.45. Approximately 2.54 million shares were traded on Tuesday while an average volume of 2.16 million shares were traded over a 30 day period. The 52-week low of LinkedIn Corp (NYSE:LNKD) shares is $94.75 and its 52-week high is $257.56. LinkedIn Corp (NYSE:LNKD) has a market capitalization of $26.39 billion.
About the company
LinkedIn Corp (NYSE:LNKD) is a professional-network on the web and has over 90M members across 200 territories and countries. Via its company’s platform, users can create, manage as well as share their professional-identity online. They can build & engage with their specific professional-network, access shared-knowledge and various insights, and also find business-opportunities. LinkedIn Corp (NYSE:LNKD)’s platform provides its members with solutions, such as applications and tools which can be used for searching, connecting and communicating with numerous business contacts. They can learn about career- opportunities, join industry-groups, research organizations as well as share information.