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Last Updated: Jan-20-2017 20:05:25

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Today's Twitter Stock Update

There aren't enough hours in the day to get a detailed look at your favorite investments, like Twitter stock. So here's a quick look at TWTR's most important numbers right now (for January 21, 2017).To start, let's look at the Twitter stock closing price. Shares ended the day's trading session at $16.58. They closed down 1.25% or $0.21 from the previous day's close.Just looking at the Twitter stock price in a short time frame is not as helpful as looking at a year's worth of share price data, so let's do that...Now TWTR is trading lower than it was last year at this time, with the share price having slipped 4.60%.

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The Twitter stock price 52-week high is $25.25. That was hit on 10/05/2016. The TWTR stock 52-week low is $13.72, reached on 5/24/2016.Also important to note - TWTR trading volume yesterday was 12,735,399. That's not quite as high as Twitter stock's average daily trading volume of 14,844,725.Let's look at Twitter's market cap, which is shares outstanding multiplied by Twitter's share price. Twitter has a market cap of 11,734,163,000. That means Twitter has a large market cap, because it's between 10 billion and 200 billion. As of April 2016, Apple has the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies.

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The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of Twitter stock is . That's less than the March 2016 S&P 500 P/E ratio of about 23. To really gauge if this stock's P/E is high or low, you should compare TWTR to other companies in the same industry.The current EPS (earnings per share) of TWTR is -0.55.Beta - how closely the stock trades with the overall market, with a beta of 1 meaning it trades in step with the broader index -- for Twitter is 1.14.Twitter stock does not pay a dividend right now. Most income investors look for "dividend stocks" that have a yield of 2% or more, but there are different factors that affect the health of a company's payout.Money Morning gives you Twitter stock news daily. We publish new info on TWTR and dozens of other key companies we're watching now, every day, so investors will never miss an opportunity. As always, our content is free.

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Twitter Inc (NYSE: TWTR) Profile

Volume14,844,700
Open$16.82
Prior Close$16.79
Market Cap$11.73 B
PE Ratio
Beta1.14
Twitter is a public real-time global platform where any user can create a Tweet and any user can follow other users. The platform is unique in its simplicity: Tweets are limited to 140 characters of text. This constraint makes it easy for anyone to quickly create distribute and discover content that is consistent across our platform and optimized for mobile devices. As a result Tweets drive a high velocity of information exchange that makes Twitter uniquely `live`.
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TWTR Earnings

1st Quarter Earnings$0.13 (2016-10-27)
2nd Quarter Earnings$0.13 (2016-07-26)
3rd Quarter Earnings$0.15 (2016-04-26)
4th Quarter Earnings$0.16 (2016-02-10)
PE Ratio0
EPS Growth37.71%
Recent Earnings$0.13
Annual EPS$-0.35
Market Capitalization$11.73 B
Insider Shareholder %0.1079%
Annual Revenue$2.52 B
Number of Shares Outstanding707,730 Shares
Institutional Shareholder %44.19%
Annual Net Income$0B
TTM Net Profit Margin$125.68
One Year Return-7.06%
Three Year Return-73.45%
Five Year Return-63.07%
Five Year Revenue Growth0%
Five Year Earnings Growth0%
Five Year Dividend Growth0%
Last Quarter EPS$-0.1
Annual EPS$-0.35
Annual Dividend$0
Annual Dividend Yield0%
Change in EPS YTD37.709999%
PE Ratio
Recent Earnings$0.13
Dividends per Share$
Stock Split Ratio
beta1.14

TWTR Key Stats

Last Price$16.58
Net Change$-0.21 (-1.25%)
Bid$16.53
Ask Price$16.58
Open Price$16.82
Previous Close Price$16.79
High Price$16.9
Low Price$16.46
Number of Trades0
Volume14,844,700
Fifty Two Week High$25.25 (2016-10-05)
Fifty Two Week Low$13.72 (2016-05-24)
Average Daily Volume13,026,462
Share Outstanding707,730 Shares
Total Dividend Payout$0/yr
Dividend Yield0%