The shares of Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) currently has mean rating of 2.8 while 8 analyst have recommended the shares as ‘BUY’ ,4 recommended as ‘OUTPERFORM’ and 25 recommended as ‘HOLD’.The rating score is on a scale of 1 to 5 where 1 stands for strong buy and 5 stands for sell
The mean price target for the shares of Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) is at $18.38 while the highest price target suggested by the analysts is $36.00 and low price target is $10.00. The mean price target is calculated keeping in view the consensus of 36 brokerage firms.
The company’s mean estimate for sales for the current quarter ending Jun 16 is 606.49M by 32 analysts. The means estimate of sales for the year ending Dec 16 is 2.72B by 36 analysts.
The average estimate of EPS for the current fiscal quarter for Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) stands at $0.10 while the EPS for the current year is fixed at $0.52 by 34.00 analysts
The next one year’s EPS estimate is set at 0.68 by 40.00 analysts while a year ago the analysts suggested the company’s EPS at $0.52. The analysts also projected the company’s long-term growth at 45.14% for the upcoming five years
In its latest quarter ended on 31 Mar 2016 , Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) reported earnings of $0.15. The posted earnings topped the analyst’s consensus by $0.05 with the surprise factor of 50.00%. In the matter of earnings surprises, the term ‘Cockroach Effect’ is often implied. Cockroach Effect is a market theory that suggests that when a company reveals bad news to the public, there may be many more related negative events that have yet to be revealed. In the case of earnings surprises, if a company is suggesting a negative earnings surprise it means there are more to come.
Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) traded up +5.64% during trading on Friday, hitting $17.07 . The stock had a trading volume of 25.4 M shares. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $14.91 and a 200-day moving average of $17.47. The stock has a market cap of $11.86B. On Jul 14, 2015 the shares registered one year high at $38.82 and the one year low was seen on May 24, 2016.
On June 21, 2016 Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) unveiled Twitter Engage, a new, standalone app to help popular creators interact with their fans and grow and retain an audience. Twitter Engage will provide influential creators with an easy way to monitor engagement, and offer new analytics on how their Tweets are performing. Select creators will now be able to monetize their content directly within the app. Twitter also announced that starting 21th June, everyone can create and share videos up to 140-seconds on Twitter, and a select group of Vine creators will be able to add longer videos to their Vines. Vine is also exploring monetization opportunities with Twitter’s Amplify Open program to help creators make money on Vine.
Jeremy Rishel, head of product development for Creators at Twitter, and Hannah Donovan, the new GM of Vine, will also be taking the stage in a fireside chat on Thursday, June 23 at VidCon in Anaheim, California, to discuss how creators can expect to leverage Twitter and Vine to grow their audiences and build meaningful businesses. With video Tweets increasing by over 50 percent since the beginning of 2016, Twitter’s new video products will make it easier, and soon more profitable, for creators to make videos and for fans to discover and share them.
“Video is becoming increasingly central to the real-time conversations happening on Twitter,” said Jack Dorsey, Twitter CEO and co-founder. “We’re investing heavily in videos and creators. We want to be the best place for creators and influencers to build an audience and make it easier for creators to make money on Twitter, and soon Vine.”
“Creators are the heart of our entertainment community,” said Hannah Donovan, Vine GM. “They make us laugh, they inspire us and most importantly, they create culture. That is special. That deserves recognition and fuel. Today’s announcements are a key step towards that.”