oops-google-income-drop-revealed-as-results-prematurely-releasedFeatured | Written by: Peter Dinham | Published in: Market

Trading in Google shares was halted by Nasdaq early this morning Australian-time when its draft quarterly results – revealing a 20 percent drop in net income – were inadvertently released, without authorisation, reportedly by Google’s financial printers. The early release pushed the search giant’s shares down by nine percent.