Shares of tech companies were holding steady.
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Facebook ticked down after executives indicated that the social network will carry through a plan to declutter user feeds on its eponymous network, even at the expense of advertising revenue growth. Video advertising sales could replace some of the news-feed advertising, however.
Square rallied after the provider of credit-card processing equipment to small businesses posted quarterly earnings ahead of Wall Street targets.
-By Rob Curran, firstname.lastname@example.org
(END) Dow Jones Newswires
May 04, 2017 17:21 ET (21:21 GMT)