NYSE:TWTR - Twitter Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$28.83 -0.46 (-1.57 %)
(As of 10/19/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$28.83
Today's Range$28.68 - $29.79
52-Week Range$17.03 - $47.79
Volume20.10 million shs
Average Volume23.26 million shs
Market Capitalization$22.20 billion
P/E Ratio480.50
Dividend YieldN/A
Twitter, Inc. operates as a platform for public self-expression and conversation in real time. The company offers various products and services, including Twitter that allows users to consume, create, distribute, and discover content; and Periscope, a mobile application that enables user to broadcast and watch video live with others. It also provides promoted products and services, such as promoted tweets, promoted accounts, and promoted trends, which enable its advertisers to promote their brands, products, and services. In addition, the company offers a set of tools, public APIs, and embeddable widgets for developers to contribute their content to its platform, syndicate and distribute Twitter content across their properties, and enhance their Websites and applications with Twitter content. Further, it provides subscription access to its public data feed for data partners. The company has operations in the United States and internationally. Twitter, Inc. was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Computer programming, data processing, & other computer related
Sub-IndustryInternet Software & Services
SectorComputer and Technology


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.47
Current Ratio11.00
Quick Ratio11.00


Trailing P/E Ratio480.50
Forward P/E Ratio82.37
P/E Growth3.76

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.44 billion
Price / Sales8.94
Cash Flow$0.6927 per share
Price / Cash41.62
Book Value$6.79 per share
Price / Book4.25


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.06
Net Income$-108,060,000.00
Net Margins8.57%
Return on Equity4.37%
Return on Assets2.92%


Outstanding Shares757,850,000
Market Cap$22.20 billion

Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Twitter's stock symbol?

Twitter trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "TWTR."

How were Twitter's earnings last quarter?

Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, July, 27th. The social networking company reported $0.17 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.16 by $0.01. The social networking company earned $710.54 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $697.35 million. Twitter had a return on equity of 4.37% and a net margin of 8.57%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 23.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.08 EPS. View Twitter's Earnings History.

When is Twitter's next earnings date?

Twitter is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Twitter.

How can I listen to Twitter's earnings call?

Twitter will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, October 25th at 8:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

What price target have analysts set for TWTR?

34 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Twitter's shares. Their forecasts range from $13.00 to $55.00. On average, they anticipate Twitter's stock price to reach $32.0938 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 11.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Twitter.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Twitter?

34 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Twitter in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 21 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Twitter.

Are investors shorting Twitter?

Twitter saw a drop in short interest in September. As of September 28th, there was short interest totalling 44,511,856 shares, a drop of 15.4% from the September 14th total of 52,594,750 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 20,764,475 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.1 days. Currently, 6.2% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Twitter's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Twitter's key competitors?

Who are Twitter's key executives?

Twitter's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Omid R. Kordestani, Exec. Chairman (Age 54)
  • Mr. Jack Dorsey, Co-Founder, CEO & Director (Age 41)
  • Mr. Ned D. Segal, Chief Financial Officer (Age 44)
  • Ms. Vijaya Gadde Esq., Chief Legal Officer & Sec. (Age 43)
  • Mr. Biz Stone, Co-Founder

Who are Twitter's major shareholders?

Twitter's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD (0.15%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.11%), State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (0.08%), Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc. (0.03%), Aperio Group LLC (0.03%) and Spence Asset Management (0.03%). Company insiders that own Twitter stock include Adam Messinger, Evan Clark Williams, Jack Dorsey, Matthew Derella, Michael Montano, Ned D Segal, Robert Kaiden and Vijaya Gadde. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Twitter.

Which institutional investors are selling Twitter stock?

TWTR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, Andra AP fonden, Fox Run Management L.L.C., Addison Capital Co and Douglass Winthrop Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Twitter company stock in the last year include Evan Clark Williams, Matthew Derella, Michael Montano, Ned D Segal, Robert Kaiden and Vijaya Gadde. View Insider Buying and Selling for Twitter.

Which institutional investors are buying Twitter stock?

TWTR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Bank of Montreal Can, Spence Asset Management, Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc., Seven Eight Capital LP, Aperio Group LLC and BB&T Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Twitter.

How do I buy shares of Twitter?

Shares of TWTR can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Twitter's stock price today?

One share of TWTR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $28.83.

How big of a company is Twitter?

Twitter has a market capitalization of $22.20 billion and generates $2.44 billion in revenue each year. The social networking company earns $-108,060,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.06 on an earnings per share basis. Twitter employs 3,372 workers across the globe.

What is Twitter's official website?

The official website for Twitter is http://www.twitter.com.

How can I contact Twitter?

Twitter's mailing address is 1355 MARKET STREET SUITE 900, San Francisco CA, 94103. The social networking company can be reached via phone at 415-222-9670 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Twitter (NYSE TWTR)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,273 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,758 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  3,031
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Twitter and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe TWTR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe TWTR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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