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Facebook versus Twitter is not the correct framing, explains FMHR trader Josh Brown of Ritholtz Wealth Management. Zach Seward, QZ.com senior editor and the FMHR traders weigh in.
Is it time to show Twitter some love? Zach Seward, Quartz.com senior editor and the FMHR traders take their positions.
*Twitter rallies after blockbuster results. NEW YORK, July 30- U.S. stocks were flat on Wednesday, paring earlier gains as a strong read on second-quarter economic growth sparked concerns the Federal Reserve may adjust its stimulus earlier than expected.
Mark Mahaney, RBC Capital Markets managing director, discusses if Twitter is on the same P&L path that Facebook followed. Mahaney says from an advertising perspective the difference between the two is night and day.
NEW YORK, July 30- The dollar hit 10- month highs against a basket of major currencies on Wednesday while U.S. two-year note yields surged to their highest since May 2011 after data showed surprisingly strong U.S. economic growth.
Roger McNamee, Elevation Partners co-founder, explains the monetization challenges facing Twitter. McNamee says Twitter's core problem is getting users engaged and deeply using the product.
Jon Steinberg, Daily Mail North America CEO, and CNBC's Jon Fortt, discuss Twitter's quarterly earnings. Roger McNamee, Elevation Partners co-founder, reveals the real issues with the social network.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin discusses her conversation with Twitter CEO Dick Costolo after the social network's earnings beat. Costolo says his goal is to have the largest total audience in the world.
Do analysts have Twitter all wrong or is it really a growth opportunity? Kara Swisher, Re/code co-executive editor, shares her thoughts on the social network and what's driving growth.
*Twitter rallies after blockbuster results. *Biotechs rally on Amgen results, Regeneron trial data. Twitter Inc surged on heavy volume, jumping 25 percent to $48.25 in its biggest one-day advance ever after reporting that monthly active users had risen a better-than-expected 24 percent in the second quarter.
Discussing Twitter's outperformance and how the World Cup impacted user growth, with Arvind Bhatia, Sterne Agee senior research analyst.
News that the U.S. economy jumped by 4 percent last quarter is taking the spotlight from a surge in new IPOs coming this week.
"Sharknado 2: The Second One," the sequel to the swirling cult favorite, takes the SyFy channel by storm Wednesday night.
Shares of Twitter are surging and nearing its best day since its IPO day. Insight, with the "Squawk on the Street" crew.
The "Squawk on the Street" news team discusses Twitter's Q2 earnings results and jump in monthly average users. Cramer reveals the key line from their conference call that made the stock rise.
*Twitter rallies in premarket after blockbuster results. NEW YORK, July 30- U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Wednesday after the first read on second-quarter economic growth came in much stronger than expected, overshadowing a weak report on the labor market.
July 30- Shares of Twitter Inc were set to soar on Wednesday as surprisingly strong user growth eased investor concerns that the popularity of the micro-messaging site was waning. Twitter's user growth stagnated after it went public to much fanfare in November, leading to a management shake-up that included the exit of Chief Operating Officer Ali Rowghani.
Stock futures pointed to a higher open on Wall Street after data had the economy growing 4 percent in the second quarter.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
*Twitter rallies in premarket after blockbuster results. NEW YORK, July 30- U.S. stock index futures rose on Wednesday as investors sought bargains following a period of weakness and looked ahead to data on economic growth and comments from the Federal Reserve following its latest policy meeting. *Twitter Inc surged 27 percent to $49 in heavy premarket trading.