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

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$32.60 -0.13 (-0.40 %)
(As of 08/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$32.73
Today's Range$32.20 - $32.94
52-Week Range$15.93 - $47.79
Volume16.52 million shs
Average Volume30.89 million shs
Market Capitalization$24.26 billion
P/E Ratio543.33
Dividend YieldN/A
Twitter logoTwitter, 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 Ratio543.33
Forward P/E Ratio90.56
P/E Growth4.08

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.44 billion
Price / Sales10.11
Cash Flow$0.7168 per share
Price / Cash45.48
Book Value$6.79 per share
Price / Book4.80


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$24.26 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) issued its earnings results on Friday, July, 27th. The social networking company reported $0.17 EPS for the quarter, topping the 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%. Twitter's quarterly revenue was up 23.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.08 earnings per share. 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.

What price target have analysts set for TWTR?

34 analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Twitter's shares. Their forecasts range from $13.00 to $55.00. On average, they expect Twitter's share price to reach $32.5161 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.3%. 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 increase in short interest during the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 55,172,651 shares, an increase of 17.2% from the July 13th total of 47,088,911 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 36,791,307 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.5 days. Currently, 7.8% of the company's shares are short sold. 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, 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

Has Twitter been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about TWTR stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Twitter earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.11 on Accern's scale. They also gave media headlines about the social networking company an impact score of 45.59 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View Recent Headlines for Twitter.

Who are Twitter's major shareholders?

Twitter's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include First Trust Advisors LP (1.16%), Contrarius Investment Management Ltd (0.52%), Legal & General Group Plc (0.39%), ARK Investment Management LLC (0.36%), American Century Companies Inc. (0.36%) and Raymond James & Associates (0.34%). Company insiders that own Twitter stock include Adam Messinger, Evan Clark Williams, Jack Dorsey, Matthew Derella, 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 Renaissance Technologies LLC, Cambiar Investors LLC, Ardevora Asset Management LLP, Partner Fund Management L.P., BlueMountain Capital Management LLC, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Global X Management Co LLC and Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Twitter company stock in the last year include Evan Clark Williams, Matthew Derella, 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 American Century Companies Inc., Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., Columbus Circle Investors, New York State Teachers Retirement System, Korea Investment CORP, First Trust Advisors LP, ClariVest Asset Management LLC and Retirement Systems of Alabama. 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 $32.60.

How big of a company is Twitter?

Twitter has a market capitalization of $24.26 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.

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:  1,215 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  1,741 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,956
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 8/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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