Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) Director Evan Clark Williams sold 18,347 shares of Twitter stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, January 10th. The shares were sold at an average price of $24.17, for a total transaction of $443,446.99. Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 2,291,665 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $55,389,543.05. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink.

Evan Clark Williams also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Thursday, December 27th, Evan Clark Williams sold 18,347 shares of Twitter stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $24.27, for a total transaction of $445,281.69.
  • On Thursday, December 28th, Evan Clark Williams sold 546,200 shares of Twitter stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $24.29, for a total transaction of $13,267,198.00.
  • On Wednesday, December 13th, Evan Clark Williams sold 18,347 shares of Twitter stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $21.66, for a total transaction of $397,396.02.
  • On Wednesday, November 29th, Evan Clark Williams sold 1,982,985 shares of Twitter stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $21.12, for a total transaction of $41,880,643.20.
  • On Wednesday, November 15th, Evan Clark Williams sold 565,000 shares of Twitter stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $20.08, for a total transaction of $11,345,200.00.
  • On Tuesday, October 31st, Evan Clark Williams sold 2,000,300 shares of Twitter stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $21.06, for a total transaction of $42,126,318.00.

Twitter Inc (TWTR) traded up $1.06 during trading on Friday, hitting $25.41. 37,046,059 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 17,420,000. The stock has a market cap of $18,870.00, a PE ratio of -49.82, a P/E/G ratio of 11.70 and a beta of 1.11. Twitter Inc has a 1-year low of $14.12 and a 1-year high of $25.85. The company has a current ratio of 10.40, a quick ratio of 10.40 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.35.

Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October 26th. The social networking company reported $0.10 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.07 by $0.03. The business had revenue of $590.00 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $586.22 million. Twitter had a negative net margin of 15.08% and a negative return on equity of 1.21%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 4.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.09 EPS. sell-side analysts expect that Twitter Inc will post 0.02 earnings per share for the current year.

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Bristol Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in Twitter in the fourth quarter valued at $1,801,000. Rockland Trust Co. purchased a new stake in Twitter in the fourth quarter valued at $219,000. Deane Retirement Strategies Inc. purchased a new stake in Twitter in the fourth quarter valued at $2,257,000. DnB Asset Management AS lifted its position in Twitter by 20.5% in the fourth quarter. DnB Asset Management AS now owns 66,500 shares of the social networking company’s stock valued at $1,597,000 after acquiring an additional 11,300 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC purchased a new stake in Twitter in the third quarter valued at $200,000. 50.69% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Several equities analysts have commented on the stock. Cantor Fitzgerald reissued a “hold” rating and issued a $16.00 price target on shares of Twitter in a research report on Monday, October 23rd. Pivotal Research reissued a “hold” rating and issued a $21.00 price target on shares of Twitter in a research report on Wednesday. BTIG Research raised their price target on shares of Twitter from $25.00 to $30.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Twitter from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $28.00 price target for the company in a research report on Friday. Finally, BidaskClub raised shares of Twitter from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, October 6th. Twelve equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twenty have issued a hold rating, eight have issued a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $18.90.

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Twitter Company Profile

Twitter, Inc offers products and services for users, advertisers, developers and data partners. The Company’s products and services include Twitter, Periscope, Promoted Tweets, Promoted Accounts and Promoted Trends. Its Twitter is a platform for public self-expression and conversation in real time. Periscope broadcasts can also be viewed through Twitter and on desktop or mobile Web browser.

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