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T. Rowe Declares Confidence in Snap’s Prospects

By  |  April 14, 2017 7:00 AM PDT
Photo: T. Rowe Price fund manager Paul Greene. Art by Matt Vascellaro.

A key money manager at one of the biggest mutual fund investors in tech says Wall Street is getting it wrong on Snap.

In an interview, Paul Greene, the manager of T. Rowe Price’s $4.2 billion Media and Telecommunications Fund, downplayed widespread investor concerns about Snap, such as its ability to withstand competition from Facebook or the lack of voting stock offered investors in Snap’s IPO. Worries around these issues have pushed down the stock by around 15% since its IPO early in March. Just this week, Instagram reported higher daily active users for its Snapchat-like feature Instagram Stories than Snapchat has generally.

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