Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) VP Michael Montano sold 1,250 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, February 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of $34.29, for a total transaction of $42,862.50. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this link.

Michael Montano also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Tuesday, January 22nd, Michael Montano sold 1,250 shares of Twitter stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $32.97, for a total transaction of $41,212.50.
  • On Monday, January 7th, Michael Montano sold 1,250 shares of Twitter stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $30.20, for a total transaction of $37,750.00.
  • On Thursday, December 20th, Michael Montano sold 1,250 shares of Twitter stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $32.59, for a total transaction of $40,737.50.
  • On Thursday, December 6th, Michael Montano sold 1,250 shares of Twitter stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $32.42, for a total transaction of $40,525.00.
  • On Tuesday, November 20th, Michael Montano sold 1,250 shares of Twitter stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $30.20, for a total transaction of $37,750.00.

Shares of Twitter stock opened at $30.01 on Friday. The stock has a market capitalization of $23.45 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 58.11, a PEG ratio of 5.14 and a beta of 0.43. The company has a quick ratio of 4.61, a current ratio of 4.69 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.26. Twitter Inc has a one year low of $26.19 and a one year high of $47.79.

Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, February 7th. The social networking company reported $0.31 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.16 by $0.15. The business had revenue of $908.84 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $864.87 million. Twitter had a net margin of 39.63% and a return on equity of 8.08%. The firm’s revenue was up 24.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.19 earnings per share. On average, sell-side analysts anticipate that Twitter Inc will post 0.52 EPS for the current year.

A number of analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Twitter from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $35.00 target price for the company in a research note on Thursday, January 10th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued a “buy” rating and set a $44.00 target price on shares of Twitter in a research note on Thursday, January 10th. ValuEngine lowered shares of Twitter from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday. CIBC raised shares of Twitter from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating and set a $37.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Friday, October 26th. Finally, Wedbush set a $37.00 price objective on shares of Twitter and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twenty have given a hold rating, fifteen have issued a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $35.13.

A number of institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in TWTR. Financial Gravity Companies Inc. bought a new position in Twitter in the fourth quarter worth about $27,000. Legacy Financial Advisors Inc. raised its holdings in Twitter by 5,495.2% in the fourth quarter. Legacy Financial Advisors Inc. now owns 1,175 shares of the social networking company’s stock worth $34,000 after purchasing an additional 1,154 shares in the last quarter. Rehmann Capital Advisory Group raised its holdings in Twitter by 50.2% in the third quarter. Rehmann Capital Advisory Group now owns 1,834 shares of the social networking company’s stock worth $52,000 after purchasing an additional 613 shares in the last quarter. Ipswich Investment Management Co. Inc. bought a new position in Twitter in the fourth quarter worth about $52,000. Finally, Essex Savings Bank bought a new position in Twitter in the fourth quarter worth about $62,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 64.07% of the company’s stock.

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Twitter Company Profile

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.

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