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Citigroup analyst Mark Mahaney has raised his price target for LinkedIn to $125. David and John are not sure if that's the right number, but they do share his view of the business. The company has delivered seven straight quarters of 100% growth. And CEO Jeff Weiner is doing a great job managing the company for the long term. John and David aim to hold on to this one for five-plus years in their 10-Bagger portfolio.
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