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TWTR

Twitter

$16.83

0.1 (0.60%)

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Twitter hires AngelHack founder to work on VR initiative, Variety reports

Twitter has hired Gregory Gopman, the founder of AngelHack, to work on the company's virtual reality initiative, according to Variety. The microblog service operator may also add native 360-degree video integration and 360-degree video live streaming to its products in the coming months, the publication said. Reference Link

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TWTR Twitter
$16.83

0.1 (0.60%)

10/11/16
DBAB
10/11/16
NO CHANGE
Target $22
DBAB
Buy
Twitter guidance could meet, exceed estimates, says Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank analyst Ross Sandler says that for the first time in a year, Twitter's guidance could meet or exceed consensus expectations. The analyst sees a good risk/reward profile for shares into the company's Q3 results. He notes that his channel checks point to a "high-end of the range" revenue with "slightly up" monthly active users for Q3. Twitter's NFL live video project "has been by all accounts a smashing success," Sandler tells investors in a research note. He keep a Buy rating on Twitter with a $22 price target.
10/11/16
10/11/16
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On The Fly: Top five analyst upgrades
Catch up on today's top five analyst upgrades with this list compiled by The Fly: 1. Twitter (TWTR) upgraded to Hold from Sell at Evercore ISI with analyst Ken Sena citing the recent pullback in the shares. 2. Tyson Foods (TSN) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at BMO Capital with analyst Kenneth Zaslow saying he thinks that the company's "strong underlying fundamentals" should enable its fiscal 2017 profits to beat expectations, and he says that the shares are undervalued. 3. Virgin America (VA) upgraded to Neutral from Underweight at JPMorgan with analyst Jamie Baker saying regulatory approval of the pending Alaska Air (ALK) takeover "remains more likely than not." 4. Cummins (CMI) was upgraded to Conviction Buy from Neutral and Caterpillar (CAT) was upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Goldman. 5. Carbonite (CARB) upgraded to Outperform from Perform at Oppenheimer with analyst Brian Schwartz saying he sees "substantial upside" from current levels due to valuation and fundamentals. This list is just a portion of The Fly's full analyst coverage. To see The Fly's full Street Research coverage, click here.
10/14/16
RAJA
10/14/16
NO CHANGE
RAJA
Raymond James said Salesforce not bidding for Twitter a significant positive
Raymond James said reports Salesforce (CRM) will not bid for Twitter (TWTR) is a significant positive for shares and could set the stage for a sustained stock recovery and breakout in the stock.
10/19/16
LOOP
10/19/16
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LOOP
Hold
Twitter upgraded to Hold from Sell at Loop Capital
Loop Capital analyst Blake Harper upgraded Twitter to Hold from Sell while maintaining a $16 price target for the shares. Downside is limited, even if the Q3 results disappoint, as there is "essentially a floor on the value of shares given the M&A speculation," Harper tells investors in a research note. The analyst sees a likelihood of the board and its bankers pushing through a sale by the end of the year. Twitter closed yesterday up 10c to $16.83.

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