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Facebook’s revenue beats expectations for 3d quarter

SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook pleased Wall Street on Tuesday when it reported third-quarter financial results that beat expectations.

Even though the company reported a net loss of $59 million in the quarter, compared with net income of $227 million a year ago, the stock rose in after-hours trading by as much as 10 percent.

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