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Can Twitter fix its advertising, and will that fix its stock?

Twitter (NASDAQ: TWTR) has probably been the most underperforming stock of the decade considering how deeply it seems to be embedded in the lives of the people who "are on it" regularly. It might just be trumped by Snap Inc (NASDAQ: SNAP) over time but that's another story. Two clear reasons why the Twitter stock has remained a laggard is the stagnant user growth and fall in advertising revenues. Like most social networking
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The Snap Inc. Conundrum

Much has been written about Snapchat (Ok ok, Snap Inc.) over the last 5 months. Is this another Twitter in the making? Could it get worse? Will it get acquired now that the shares are down 50% of the IPO price? etc. etc. Like often though, things are not as simple as they seem to appear. So before one decides to get in or get out of SNAP, here are some
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Ideas are the Bedrock of Successful Investments

Much has been said about discovering the right investable security – in most cases, a “winning” stock – that ends up making lives of investor and careers of analysts/fund managers. But unfortunately, there’s still not quite enough in terms of products and platforms out there to help people discover potentially great ideas. There are scores of stories around of an investor having made an investment in a Ford in the
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A Millennial’s Reflection on the Stock Market

Millennials, one of the largest generations in history, is in the middle of its prime spending years. As millennials, we have a very different world. We are a generation that grew up with internet and smartphones. Social media has given us a platform to reach out to the world with more ease than ever. One click and we have all we need. Be it medicine or our favorite dress design, there
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How To Use Social Media As An Investment Tool?

If you’re not using Twitter, StockTwits, LinkedIn and other social media when you invest, you could be making a mistake that could deprive you of potential profits. One big catalyst that came in 2013 was the SEC [Securities and Exchange Commission] began allowing companies to use Facebook and Twitter to communicate information to investors. And they have been using social media as a way of releasing earnings information and significant corporate news.
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All about the Twitter acquisition

Twitter surged 22.9% on Friday. CNBC reported that Twitter had received expressions of interest from several tech and media companies and may receive a bid soon, and named Salesforce.com and Alphabet as potential buyers. Buying twitter can be profitable in various ways. Twitter’s main source of revenue is advertising. And its strength is quick information, the usefulness and impact of which is highly valuable. However, twitter’s user growth has remained
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Bearish sentiments for Twitter and FuelCell Energy

TWTR– Twitter Inc is a popular global Social Media platform. TWTR– Twitter, Inc Fundamentals Previously closed at 89.65 Day's high 15.45 Day's low 15.18 P/E ratio NA EPS -0.66   Analysts opinion Yet another management executive, Jeff Seibert leaves the role of Product Development head to take on twitter’s new mobile app, Fabric. Recently, Twitter has seen a lot of new executives. Analyst from SunTrust Robinson Humphrey said that if
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Why Mastercard Inc is a good long term investment

Summary Mastercard has delivered positive dividend yield over the years. Entering into P2P business could be a great thing for Mastercard. MA has Positive earnings estimates So far, Mastercard has been very investor friendly. Mastercard’s Return on Equities is 59.10%. In December, MasterCard announced a $4 billion repurchase program. The company considers its current valuation as relatively cheap for buying back the stock. It also paid a dividend of $0.19
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Sentiments tracked for Tesla and Twitter

TSLA– Tesla Motors Inc is engaged in design, manufacture and sales of electric vehicles and vehicle components. Tesla Motors plunged 4.9% yesterday, and an additional 2.4% pre-market today in NASDAQ. TSLA – Tesla Motors Inc Fundamentals Previously closed at 234.24 Day's high 234.73 Day's low 222.03 P/E ratio NA EPS -6.93   Analysts opinion Tesla stock prices had seen a rise as it prepared to unveil its mass-market sedan, The