There has been some selling insider activity on Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) recently. Vijaya Gadde, General Counsel let go of $274,200 worth of shares at a price of $18.28 on Tue the 11th. Gadde now owns $17,133,497 of stock per an SEC filing yesterday. Director Evan Clark Williams sold 452,500 shares at a price of $17.78 on June 29th. That brings Williams’s holdings to $316,733 as recorded in a recent Form 4 SEC filing.
Director Evan Clark Williams let go of 276,000 shares at a price of $16.84 on Wed the 14th. The Director now owns $305,040 of the stock as reported to the SEC.
Twitter, Inc. (Twitter), launched on April 19, 2007, offers products and services for users, advertisers, developers and data partners. The Business’s products and services include Twitter, Periscope, Promoted Tweets, Promoted Accounts and Promoted Trends..
Here are a few additional firms who have increased or decreased their stake in (TWTR). As of quarter end Clinton Group Inc had bought a total of 23,128 shares growing its stake by 28.8%. The value of the investment in TWTR increased from $1,308,000 to $1,545,000 a change of 18.1% since the last quarter. Hills Bank & Trust Co added to its holdings by buying 595 shares an increase of 5.2% from 03/31/2017 to 06/30/2017. Hills Bank & Trust Co now holds 12,080 shares worth $216,000. The total value of its holdings increased 25.6%.
Next Financial Group, Inc augmented its stake by buying 650 shares an increase of 6.3%. Next Financial Group, Inc claims 11,030 shares valued at $197,000. The value of the position overall is up by 15.2%. Spiderrock Advisors LLC bolstered its position by buying 79,500 shares an increase of 593.3% in the quarter. Spiderrock Advisors LLC owns 92,900 shares with a value of $85,000. The total value of its holdings increased 4,150.0%.
On November 23 the stock rating was downgraded from “” to “Negative” by analysts at OTR Global. October 28 investment analysts at Goldman Sachs kept the company rating at “Hold” and raised the price expectation to $16.00 from $13.30.
On October 28 the company was upgraded to “Perform” from “Underperform” in a report from Oppenheimer. On October 19 the stock rating was upgraded to “Hold” from “Underperform” with a current price target of $17.00 by Loop Capital.
On October 11, 2016 Evercore ISI Group made no change to the price target of $17.00 and upgraded the stock to Hold from Sell. On October 11 the stock rating was upgraded to “Hold” from “Sell” and a price target of $17.00 was set in a report issued by Evercore ISI Group.
In the market the company is trading up by 3.27% since yesterday’s close of $18.64. The stock last traded at $19.25 a bit higher than $17.93, the 50 day moving average and which is just a bit higher than the 200 day moving average of $16.73. The 50 day moving average moved up $1.32 and the 200 day average went up by +15.08%.
In the last earnings report the EPS was $-0.62 and is expected to be $0.33 for the current year with 725,463,000 shares presently outstanding. Next quarter’s EPS is forecasted at $0.07 and the next full year EPS is anticipated to be $0.39.