When it comes to social media companies to invest in, the temptation to net huge gains - like the 140% return Facebook (Nasdaq: FB) has seen over the last nine months - is tempered by wariness over mass hype and the real risk of failure.
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- Today's Earnings Prove That Twitter (NYSE: TWTR) Stock Is Overhyped and Overvalued
Twitter (NYSE: TWTR) stock is trading 158% higher than its $26 IPO price - but that bull run could be over after today's earnings.
After market close, TWTR will report its first-ever earnings as a publicly traded company. Wall Street forecasts Twitter will lose $0.02 per share on $217.8 million in sales in its Q4 2014 report. Full-year estimates call for an earnings per share (EPS) loss of $0.19 on revenue of $639.39 million.