Twitter Inc. (TWTR)

37.59
0.82 2.20
NYSE : Technology Services
Prev Close 36.77
Open 36.92
Day Low/High 36.83 / 37.69
52 Wk Low/High 26.19 / 44.39
Volume 8.38M
Avg Volume 13.90M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 768.63M
Market Cap 28.95B
EPS 1.60
P/E Ratio 36.56
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Holding My Longs

Over the last 10 days I have been active on the long side. Additionally, I added several new longs to my Best Ideas List. I currently have, as previously reported, no individual equity shorts. Last week's long buys (and add-ons) of , , , ,  , etc. w...

A Twitter Boycott? They'll Come Back and So Will the Stock

A Twitter Boycott? They'll Come Back and So Will the Stock

While Fox may stay away for a while, look for the shares to bounce from these levels.

Twitter Stock

Twitter's shares are weak today. Some are attributing this: see here. I am buying with a $30.30 limit now.

Some Standouts Today

With 60 minutes to go, stocks are virtually at their highs - I continue to scale up on my short (as high as $273.35). Some standouts from the home team: * Smart reversal in Square today! Been adding all week. * , a new buy, +3% on the day. * Nice bo...

Where I Live on the Buy Side

In response to emails, I am a buyer of Square at $64, Twitter at $32, DowDuPont at $56, banks (down 2-3% from current levels), Facebook at $133, 3M MMM at $198-$199, VanEck Vectors Vietnam ETF (at current levels), Hartford Financial Services Group $...

My 15 Surprises for 2019

White House Politics: (When asked what he wanted to give thanks for during a press gaggle Thanksgiving Thursday, Trump responded), "for having a great family and for having made a tremendous difference in this country. I've made a tremendous differe...

Pray For Me

Following the precipitous drop in the indices on Monday and Tuesday (and the ensuing "adjustment" in my calculation of reward v. risk), recent adds and new positions late yesterday and this morning (all longs, no shorts) include: , , , , , , , and .

Adding to Some Compelling Longs

"Just one more thing" -- Lt. Columbo Near the close I decided to add to the following names: CBS , Twitter , DowDuPont and Square (moved to medium sized).

I Purchased Square This Morning

* Square is an investment but not a trade * I plan to add on any further weakness * I expect, in the fullness of time, that Google may make a run for both Square and Twitter Back in early October I wrote a column, "Be There Or Be Square" in which I ...

Investing Time Frame

If I had an investing time frame of 1-5 years, I would be buying ,  , , , and the banks at current prices.

Advanced Trade: Facebook

Advanced Trade: Facebook

This is a name I'm willing to get into with a 'broken wing butterfly.'

Pfizer Shares Jump on Monday After Company Signals Higher Price Push

Pfizer Shares Jump on Monday After Company Signals Higher Price Push

Pfizer pushes higher on price increases.

Pfizer Shares Rise Even as U.S. Lawmakers, Administration Criticize Drug Pricing

Pfizer Shares Rise Even as U.S. Lawmakers, Administration Criticize Drug Pricing

Shares of the New York City-based pharmaceutical giant are rising on Monday.

A Look Back on My Trading Week

Of the trading long rentals I took in the market's schmeissing earlier in the week, only a small position in Cisco remains. I expect to continue to hold the add-ons in Twitter , Citigroup , Bank of America , JPMorgan Chase and Wells Fargo . (These a...

Looking for Mr. Goodbar

"We're all hurt someplace and we're all looking for a painkiller." -- Katherine, Looking For Mr. Goodbar As I have previously remarked there is an old trading adage that long trading opportunities often occur in stocks that are green in a sea of red...

Macy's Picked a Bad Time to Announce Earnings

Macy's Picked a Bad Time to Announce Earnings

Even solid numbers can't overcome the price action that is dragging everything down.

Long Term Investments

Besides the bank stocks (which are anticipated to be a very long term holding for me), the only long term investments I have recently added to are and . And I would continue to buy all dips in the two names - which hold favorable reward v. risk.

Jim Cramer: The Best Thing That's Happened to Stocks Was October's Negativity

Jim Cramer: The Best Thing That's Happened to Stocks Was October's Negativity

It's entirely possible that with a few more placid days like today we are going to get buyers coming back in.

Taking Square Off of My Best Ideas List (Short)

Square is trading -$8 to $74.70 today.  I am taking SQ off of my Best Ideas List (short) as I no longer want to short the shares - it remains my view that it is a natural acquisition (along with Twitter ) by Alphabet . I shorted SQ and placed it on ...

I Am Poised to Move Back to a Large Short Position

As the market broke down late last month I penned a column, "A Contrarian's Thoughts" (while I unemotionally took on a number of trading long rentals based on the expectation of a possible rally in the S&P Index towards 2800-2850):  "The pessimism i...

Twitter May Soon Make a Big Move Higher

Twitter May Soon Make a Big Move Higher

The charts are bullish, if TWTR can pass a key point of resistance.

These 2 Small Cap Stocks Look Undervalued

These 2 Small Cap Stocks Look Undervalued

Many small caps posted excellent quarterly results.

I Plan to Add to Twitter on Weakness

* Unreasoned collateral damage is a definition of opportunity to me With the president taking a swipe at Facebook , Alphabet and Amazon (on antitrust grounds) in a wide ranging interview with Axios - Twitter could be pressured along with the FANGs t...

A Shopping List of Possible Buys

I am not making a long purchase today.  But if you don't share my ursine market view I would consider the following at current prices: , , all banks ( , , and ), retail ( and ), and .

Trump's Trade Tweet Revives Semi Stocks

What Facebook, Twitter and Snap's Earnings Say About Social Media Usage

What Facebook, Twitter and Snap's Earnings Say About Social Media Usage

All three companies reported seeing user growth pressures in North America for popular services.

Dumbest Comments in the Business Media Today

"Just one more thing" -- Lt. Columbo A few months ago I initiated a new occasional item called Dumbest Comments in the Business Media because over time I have observed that far too often the "talking heads" that are paraded in front of us are superf...

Is FOMO (Fear of Missing Out) Back In Play?

Is FOMO (Fear of Missing Out) Back In Play?

An example of a stock that I've been adding is Twitter.

Up In Smoke

I have sold my three pot trading rental longs right after the opening - , and - for a profit.  Of the trading rentals I established recently, only Twitter and Northrop remain in my portfolio - and for the time being I plan to hold on to them.  I am ...

Twitter Is Showing a Bullish Reversal Pattern Here

Twitter Is Showing a Bullish Reversal Pattern Here

Charts say downtrend that began last July is ending.