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What: Shares of China-based human-resources specialist 51job
So what: A tremendous first-quarter report showed 20% higher earnings than the Street had expected on a 27% year-over-year revenue boost. One analyst firm upgraded 51job on the news while another issued a downgrade, but it's investors who set share prices in the end.
Now what: The Chinese equivalent of Monster Worldwide
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