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Fake Bloomberg news story causes Twitter shares to spike

Twitter shares jumped around 10 percent from Monday's close

  • Twitter's shares spiked briefly Aug. 14 after a fake news report says the company was in acquisition talks

  • A fake Bloomberg story Aug. 14 said Twitter is in talks to be acquired

  • A fake Bloomberg story Aug. 14 said Twitter is in talks to be acquired

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