Twitter Inc. (TWTR) Moves Higher on Volume Spike for December 26

Equities Staff  |

Twitter Inc. (TWTR) traded on unusually high volume on Dec. 26, as the stock gained 8.36% to close at $28.66. On the day, Twitter Inc. saw 35.36 million shares trade hands on 187,442 trades. Considering that the stock averages only a daily volume of 23.3 million shares a day over the last month, this represents a pretty significant bump in volume over the norm.

Generally speaking, when a stock experiences a sudden spike in trading volume, it may be seen as a bullish signal for investors. An increase in volume means more market awareness for the company, potentially setting up a more meaningful move in stock price. The added volume also provides a level of support and stability for price advances.

The stock has traded between $47.79 and $22.04 over the last 52-weeks, its 50-day SMA is now $32.07, and its 200-day SMA $33.99. Twitter Inc. has a P/B ratio of 3.12. It also has a P/E ratio of 19.6.

Twitter is an open distribution platform for and a conversational platform around short-form text (a maximum of 140 characters), image, and video content. Its users can create different social networks based on their interests, thereby creating an interest graph. Many prominent celebrities and public figures have Twitter accounts. Twitter generates revenue from advertising (90%) and licensing the user data that it compiles (10%).

Headquartered in San Francisco, CA, Twitter Inc. has 3,372 employees and is currently under the leadership of CEO Jack Dorsey.

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