Tech Stocks: Twitter Up Slightly

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February 14, 2014 AT 7:07 AM
Shares of Twitter climbed 1.6% in pre-market trading Friday, as the social network's CEO expresses confidence in the company's plans for growth. During a talk at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference , Twitter CEO Dick Costolo said subtle changes such as emphasizing photos and videos and prioritizing messaging on mobile apps has already shown boosts in engagement. Twitter's ride on the New York Stock Exchange has been turbulent in recent months, with the stock peaking at $73.31 in late December.