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Twitter 101: Big names investors should follow

Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 7:05 AM ET
Twitter & investing
Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 8:00 AM ET
CNBC's Cadie Thompson and Eli Langer discuss which investors to follow on twitter.

There are plenty of power players on Twitter, but there are a few big name investors and company execs that are absolute must-follows.

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Listed below are some of the names that are moving markets with their tweets and are constantly being watched by the business community.

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For example, it's estimated that activist investor Carl Icahn, who is on the list, moved $18 billion in Apple with just three tweets.

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Carl Icahn
Majority shareholder of Icahn Enterprises
Bill Gross
Co-founder of Pacific Investment Management
Elon Musk
Tesla CEO
Marissa Mayer
Yahoo CEO
Tim Cook
Apple CEO
; Warren Buffett
Chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway
Dick Costolo
Twitter CEO

Also be sure to follow Twitter @Twitter and its investor relations account at @TwitterIR.

By CNBC's Cadie Thompson. Follow her on Twitter @CadieThompson.

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