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

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$33.02 +0.41 (+1.26 %)
(As of 03/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$33.02
Today's Range$32.34 - $34.21
52-Week Range$26.19 - $47.79
Volume27.96 million shs
Average Volume15.02 million shs
Market Capitalization$25.32 billion
P/E Ratio60.04
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.5
Twitter, Inc. operates as a platform for public self-expression and conversation in real time. The company offers various products and services, including Twitter, a platform 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 operates 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

Industry Computer programming, data processing, & other computer related
Sub-IndustryInternet Software & Services
SectorComputer and Technology
CUSIPN/A
Phone415-222-9670

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.04 billion
Cash Flow$1.2729 per share
Book Value$8.94 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.21 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees3,920
Market Cap$25.32 billion
Next Earnings Date4/24/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 7th. The social networking company reported $0.31 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.16 by $0.15. The social networking company earned $908.84 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $864.87 million. Twitter had a return on equity of 8.08% and a net margin of 39.63%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 24.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.19 EPS. View Twitter's Earnings History.

When is Twitter's next earnings date?

Twitter is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Twitter.

How can I listen to Twitter's earnings call?

Twitter will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, April 23rd at 8:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

What guidance has Twitter issued on next quarter's earnings?

Twitter updated its first quarter 2019 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 7th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $715-775 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $762.43 million.

What price target have analysts set for TWTR?

35 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Twitter's stock. Their predictions range from $13.00 to $52.00. On average, they expect Twitter's share price to reach $35.2903 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 6.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Twitter.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Twitter?

35 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Twitter in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 19 hold ratings and 14 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Twitter.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Twitter stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Twitter stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Twitter’s fourth-quarter 2018 results reflected declining user base. Further, management’s decision to stop disclosing monthly active users (MAUs) has spooked investors. Notably, shares have underperformed the industry in the past year. Lack of revenue diversification is a major concern as the company is dependent on advertising. Hence, declining user growth rate amid increasing competition for ad dollars from the likes of Facebook and Google doesn’t bode well for the stock. Moreover, higher operating expenses in 2019 will keep margins under pressure. Nevertheless, Twitter is benefiting from growing adoption of video ad products like Video Website Cards & Video App Cards. The company’s investment in series of live streaming deals is positive. Twitter continues to add new features, like the timeline switch, and ramp up its security measures to lure users and boost engagement levels, which is expected to drive growth." (2/21/2019)
  • 2. Pivotal Research analysts commented, "We are raising our price target to $28 from $24 previously and maintain our Hold recommendation on the stock at this time." (10/25/2018)

Has Twitter been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about TWTR stock have trended somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Twitter earned a media sentiment score of -1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the social networking company a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

Are investors shorting Twitter?

Twitter saw a drop in short interest during the month of February. As of February 28th, there was short interest totalling 23,015,407 shares, a drop of 21.1% from the February 15th total of 29,183,491 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 16,635,440 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.4 days. Approximately 3.1% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Twitter's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Twitter's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Twitter own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Twitter investors own include Alibaba Group (BABA), Netflix (NFLX), NVIDIA (NVDA), Tesla (TSLA), Micron Technology (MU), Bank of America (BAC), Intel (INTC), Alphabet (GOOG), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and General Electric (GE).

Who are Twitter's key executives?

Twitter's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Omid R. Kordestani, Exec. Chairman (Age 55)
  • Mr. Jack Dorsey, Co-Founder, CEO & Director (Age 42)
  • Mr. Ned D. Segal, Chief Financial Officer (Age 45)
  • Ms. Vijaya Gadde Esq., Chief Legal Officer & Sec. (Age 44)
  • Mr. Christopher Isaac Stone, Co-Founder

Who are Twitter's major shareholders?

Twitter's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Northern Trust Corp (1.41%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.20%), First Trust Advisors LP (0.95%), Norges Bank (0.93%), American Century Companies Inc. (0.64%) and SRS Investment Management LLC (0.64%). Company insiders that own Twitter stock include David S Rosenblatt, 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 First Trust Advisors LP, Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD, State Treasurer State of Michigan, PARUS FINANCE UK Ltd, Contrarius Investment Management Ltd, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI, Eaton Vance Management and Weiss Multi Strategy Advisers LLC. Company insiders that have sold Twitter company stock in the last year include David S Rosenblatt, Evan Clark Williams, Matthew Derella, Michael Montano, Ned D Segal and Robert Kaiden. 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 Norges Bank, SRS Investment Management LLC, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Two Sigma Advisers LP, Macquarie Group Ltd., American Century Companies Inc. and Elephas Investment Management Ltd. 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 $33.02.

How big of a company is Twitter?

Twitter has a market capitalization of $25.32 billion and generates $3.04 billion in revenue each year. The social networking company earns $1.21 billion in net income (profit) each year or $0.55 on an earnings per share basis. Twitter employs 3,920 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:  1,322 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,801 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  3,123
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 3/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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