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Snap Q4 analysis: progress on all fronts but scale remains a problem

Wednesday 7 February 2018 | 13:24 CET | Author: Tim Poulus | Market Commentary
Snap reported fourth-quarter results well ahead of expectations, both in terms of revenues and users. Is the outlook for the company behind Snapchat improving? At the very least Snap is making progress and met its aims promised in the previous quarter. 

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