A banner for the online image board Pinterest Inc. hangs from the New York Stock Exchange on the morning that Pinterest makes its initial public offering on April 18, 2019.
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Pinterest shares sank as much as 12% after the company reported revenue that missed analyst expectations and issued a light forecast for the first quarter.
Here’s how the company did.
- Revenue: $877 million vs. $886.3 million expected, according to Refinitiv.
- Earnings: 29 cents per share vs. 27 cents expected, according to Refinitiv.
Pinterest said it expects sales in the first quarter to increase in the “low single digits” from a year earlier. Analysts were expecting growth…