Square exploring stock market debut: reports –

Payments company Square has informed US regulators privately that it is exploring going public with a stock market debut, according to reports Friday.

The mobile payments and financial services startup launched by Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey is stealthily looking into an initial public offering of stock.
He’s doing so under legislation that lets young, growing companies secretly begin the process if they […]

Twitter shares fall 10% in early trading after stock lockup period …

Twitter’s Richard Costolo, Jack Dorsey, Evan Williams and Biz Stone await the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange on day of the firm’s IPO in November. Photograph: Lan/CorbisTwitter shares fell more than 10% as Wall Street opened for business on Tuesday, marking the end of the lockup period that prevented executives, early investors and other insiders selling […]

Investors Bank On Twitter Insiders Selling StockTwits Blog

Investors Bank On Twitter Insiders SellingBy Catherine Holahan+ (@cholahan) Editor |
May 5th, 2014

Share on StockTwitsWhen the lock breaks, Twitter could become unhinged. Investors on prepared for the worst ahead of Tuesday’s share lockup expiration. Starting tomorrow, Twitter insiders will be able to sell 480 million shares that were previously restricted. The amount […]

Restrictions Expire On Stock Trading For Twitter … – Bidnessetc

Twitter Inc.’s (TWTR) insiders and early backers finally have the option to relinquish their stakes in the company as the ‘lockup period’ – a 180-day restriction imposed on selling Twitter stock on certain classes of shareholders – has expired today. The expiration makes nearly 480 million shares eligible for sale, which equals nearly 83% of the basic outstanding shares issued […]

Twitter's $100 Million Big Data Business – Business Insider

Jim Edwards / BITwitter CEO Dick CostoloSee AlsoHere’s How Retailers Are Really Using Social Media To Boost SalesMost People On Twitter Don’t Actually TweetTwitter Engineer Denies Rape ChargesTwitter today acquired Gnip, a company that had access to Twitter’s “firehose” of data and packaged it for resale to other companies that want to slice and dice it.
It’s at least the fourth […]

Twitter IPO Live – Business Insider

Jay Yarow/Business InsiderTwitter CEO Dick Costolo on the floor of the NYSE.Twitter had a relatively steady first day as a public company.
The IPO was priced at $26 a share. The opening trade was at $45.10. That price took a little longer than expected for the NYSE. Trading opened at 10:49. People were expecting to start at 10 AM. The extra […]