Twitter Inc (TWTR) was Initiated by Loop Capital to “Hold” and the brokerage firm has set the Price Target at $18. Loop Capital advised their investors in a research report released on Sep 23, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Twitter Inc. Shares were Downgraded by RBC Capital Mkts on Sep 23, 2016 to ” Underperform” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 14 from a previous price target of $17 .Twitter Inc was Downgraded by Evercore ISI to ” Sell” on Aug 18, 2016. Shares were Downgraded by Axiom Capital on Jul 27, 2016 to ” Hold” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 16 from a previous price target of $18 .
On the company’s financial health, Twitter Inc reported $0.15 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.05 according to the earnings call on Apr 26, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.10. The company had revenue of $595.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $607.55 million. The company’s revenue was up 36.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.07 EPS.
Twitter Inc opened for trading at $18.52 and hit $18.92 on the upside on Thursday, eventually ending the session at $18.63, with a gain of 0.76% or 0.14 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,63,21,143 shares. Company has a market cap of $13,185 M.
In a different news, on Sep 8, 2016, Robert Kaiden (Chief Accounting Officer) sold 3,604 shares at $20.06 per share price. According to the SEC, on Aug 3, 2016, Adam Messinger (Chief Technology Officer) sold 52,914 shares at $16.76 per share price. On Feb 18, 2016, Omid Kordestani (Executive Chairman) purchased 122,250 shares at $16.34 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Twitter Inc. (Twitter) is a global platform for public self-expression and conversation in real time. The Company offers products and services for users advertisers developers and platform and data partners. Products and services for users enables a way for people to create distribute and discover content which enables a user on Twitter to create a tweet and a user to follow other users. Products and services for advertisers consist of promoted products which enable its advertisers to promote their brands products and services and extend the conversation around their advertising message. Products for platform partners and developers provide a set of tools public application program interface (APIs) and embeddable widgets that developers use to contribute their content to its platform syndicate and distribute its content across their properties. Products for data partners offer subscription access to its public data feed.