Twitter Inc


  • Twitter to raise $1.3 billion through debt offerings Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 5:37 PM ET

    Sept 10- Twitter Inc said it plans to raise $1.3 billion by issuing convertible senior notes, its first debt offering since its market debut in November. Twitter will also grant initial purchasers an option to buy up to $100 million in each of the offerings. The San Francisco- based company said it would use part of the net proceeds for general corporate purposes.

  • After-hours buzz: JDSU, FIVE, TMUS, TWTR & more Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 5:28 PM ET

    Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Wednesday: Five Below, JDS Uniphase, Restoration Hardware & more.

  • Stocks rise; tech sector gains as Apple bounces back Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 4:49 PM ET

    Stocks rose on Wednesday, with social-media shares helping lift the technology sector.

  • Zillow CEO expands on tech valuation Twitter storm Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 3:34 PM ET

    Zillow CEO Spencer Rascoff launches a Twitter storm about tech IPO valuations as Alibaba road show kicks off.

  • Websites slow down in Net Neutrality protest Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 3:33 PM ET

    Dozens of internet companies are holding a symbolic slowdown today in protest of FCC chairman Tom Wheeler's net neutrality proposal. Re/code reports.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 10- Social media stocks were higher on Wednesday, with Twitter Inc up 4.4 percent to $52.86 on heavy volume after UBS upgraded the stock to "buy" and lifted its price target by $15 to $65. The firm also lifted its targets on LinkedIn Corp, to $260 from $235, and on Facebook Inc by $1 to $95.

  • Early movers: AAPL, TWTR, FDO, DG, MSFT, LE & more Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 7:40 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Sept 9- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's desire to keep tight control over its $21.1 billion share sale has left a vacuum at the helm of its banking syndicate, leading underwriters to take unusual steps to manage the offering, according to sources familiar with the situation.

  • What Facebook's Africa milestone means for growth Monday, 8 Sep 2014 | 4:43 PM ET

    Facebook said it hit 100 million monthly active users in Africa, providing a glimpse into its strategy to scale in fast-growing markets.

  • Apple rivals may try to hijack launch via Twitter Monday, 8 Sep 2014 | 1:38 PM ET
    A Nokia OYJ Lumia 1020 smartphone

    Some of Apple's biggest rivals may pick the company's Tuesday product unveiling to promote their own products via social media.

  • Midday movers: Boeing, Ford Motor, Yahoo & more Monday, 8 Sep 2014 | 1:24 PM ET

    Some of Monday's midday movers:

  • What to expect from CTIA's big wireless show Monday, 8 Sep 2014 | 11:25 AM ET
    Various mobile devices sit on display at the Qualcomm Inc. booth at the International CTIA Wireless conference.

    Between Apple's big product unveiling, carrier pricing battles, and potential M&A in the works, the stakes are high for the wireless industry.

  • Would you buy from a tweet?  Monday, 8 Sep 2014 | 11:06 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Twitter is rolling out a "buy" button on tweets. Jon Steinberg, Daily Mail North America; Slava Rubin, Indiegogo; and CNBC's Jon Fortt, debate if they like the move.

  • Will Alibaba mean 'open sesame' for other IPOs? Monday, 8 Sep 2014 | 10:03 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York.

    With Alibaba finally setting a date for its IPO, there are a host of big questions to be answered.

  • UPDATE 1-Twitter testing "buy" button on tweets Monday, 8 Sep 2014 | 10:02 AM ET

    Sept 8- Twitter Inc is testing a "buy" button in some tweets that allows a mobile user to buy directly from a tweet. Facebook Inc has also been testing a "buy" button on its website that will let consumers purchase products that are advertised on its network.

  • Twitter testing "buy" button on tweets Monday, 8 Sep 2014 | 9:24 AM ET

    Sept 8- Twitter Inc is testing a "buy" button in some tweets that allows a mobile user to buy directly from a tweet. A small percentage of U.S. users will be able to see the "buy" button from Monday, Twitter wrote in a blog post.

  • Twitter tests 'buy now' button  Monday, 8 Sep 2014 | 9:01 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Twitter is announcing its testing a "buy now" button to allow users to purchase products directly from a Tweet.

  • Twitter’s big ‘buy now’ commerce move Monday, 8 Sep 2014 | 9:00 AM ET
    Twitter's new "buy" feature

    Twitter is testing a "buy now" button to allow users to buy products directly from a tweet.

  • Microsoft is showing off the results of its strategic efforts with a redesigned MSN.com. Re/code reports.

  • Alibaba who? US investors not that interested Sunday, 7 Sep 2014 | 8:01 PM ET
    An employee walks past the Alibaba logo during a media tour organized by government officials at the company’s headquarters outside of Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China.

    Several advisers said they had expected a scramble from clients. But the phone has not been ringing off the hook.