Twitter

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Twitter is a company that provides a social networking platform. It enables users to send and read short messages known as “tweets” through the web, short message service, and mobile apps. The company also offers products and services for users, advertisers, developers, and data partners.
TypePublic
Founded2006
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Websitetwitter.com
Employee Ratings4.2
Overall CultureB

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)5,500(+13%)
Job Openings1,929
Revenue (FY, 2020)$3.7 B(+8%)
Share Price (May 2022)$49
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at Twitter

Parag Agrawal

Parag Agrawal

CEO
Jack Dorsey

Jack Dorsey

Founder
Leslie Berland

Leslie Berland

CMO
Sarah Personette

Sarah Personette

CCO
Ned Segal

Ned Segal

CFO
Vijaya Gadde

Vijaya Gadde

Head of Legal, Policy and Trust
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Twitter Office Locations

Twitter has offices in San Francisco, Atlanta, Boulder, Cambridge and in 29 other locations
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
Market Square, 1355 Market St #900, San Francisco
Atlanta, GA, US
675 Ponce De Leon Ave NE
Boulder, CO, US
1301 Walnut St
Cambridge, MA, US
141 Portland St
Chicago, IL, US
111 N Canal St
Detroit, MI, US
1520 Woodward, 1520 Woodward Ave
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Twitter Financials and Metrics

Twitter Revenue

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Twitter's revenue was reported to be $3.72 b in FY, 2020 which is a 7.4% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2021)

1.3b

Gross profit (Q3, 2021)

799.3m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2021), %

62.3%

Net income (Q3, 2021)

(536.8m)

EBIT (Q3, 2021)

(742.5m)

Market capitalization (1-May-2022)

37.4b

Closing stock price (1-May-2022)

49.0

Cash (30-Sept-2021)

3.5b

EV

39.4b
Twitter's current market capitalization is $37.4 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

3.0b3.5b3.7b

Revenue growth, %

25%14%7%

Cost of goods sold

965.0m1.1b1.4b

Gross profit

2.1b2.3b2.3b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Revenue

786.9m841.4m823.7m807.6m683.4m936.2m1.0b1.2b1.3b

Cost of goods sold

264.0m278.0m281.1m284.0m288.0m361.4m381.0m416.9m484.5m

Gross profit

522.9m563.4m542.7m523.6m395.4m574.8m655.0m773.5m799.3m

Gross profit Margin, %

66%67%66%65%58%61%63%65%62%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

1.9b1.8b2.0b

Accounts Receivable

788.7m850.2m1.0b

Prepaid Expenses

112.9m130.8m

Current Assets

7.1b7.6b8.6b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Cash

2.2b2.2b1.9b3.5b3.1b2.2b4.2b4.1b3.5b

Accounts Receivable

684.2m719.9m684.2m656.4m600.8m747.5m850.1m954.3m1.0b

Prepaid Expenses

111.7m106.3m123.9m140.5m128.5m161.0m

Current Assets

7.3b7.5b6.6b8.5b8.5b8.6b9.9b9.7b8.6b
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

1.2b1.5b(1.1b)

Depreciation and Amortization

425.5m465.5m495.2m

Accounts Payable

(1.5m)2.9m18.2m

Cash From Operating Activities

1.3b1.3b992.9m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Net Income

190.8m1.3b1.3b(8.4m)(1.4b)(1.4b)68.0m133.7m(403.1m)

Depreciation and Amortization

113.5m229.1m349.1m120.6m244.5m366.5m131.1m265.9m399.3m

Accounts Payable

(12.9m)(4.7m)(12.6m)(14.5m)(26.2m)(5.7m)(24.8m)2.8m20.7m

Cash From Operating Activities

351.7m690.7m1.0b246.8m447.8m662.6m390.2m772.2m1.2b
USDFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

832.4k

Debt/Equity

0.4 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

1.5 x
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Twitter Operating Metrics

Twitter's Monetizable Daily Active Users (Worldwide) was reported to be 211 m in Q3, 2021.
Q4, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q4, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020FY, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Monetizable Daily Active Users (Worldwide)

126 m134 m139 m145 m152 m166 m186 m187 m192 m199 m206 m211 m

Monetizable Daily Active Users (United States)

27 m28 m29 m30 m31 m33 m36 m36 m37 m38 m37 m37 m

Monetizable Daily Active Users (International)

99 m105 m110 m115 m121 m133 m150 m152 m155 m162 m169 m174 m

Monthly Active Users (US)

66 m68 m

Twitter Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Sphere (Acquired by Twitter)October 19, 2021
BriefJuly 28, 2021
ScrollMay 04, 2021
ReshuffleMarch 24, 2021
RevueJanuary 26, 2021
DriveScaleJanuary 25, 2021
UENO.January 06, 2021
BreakerJanuary 05, 2021
SquadDecember 11, 2020
CrossInstallMay 12, 2020
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Twitter Revenue Breakdown

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Twitter revenue breakdown by business segment: 13.7% from Data Licensing and Other and 86.3% from Advertising Services

Twitter revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 55.9% from United States, 14.7% from Japan and 29.3% from Rest of World

Twitter Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

80/100

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Twitter Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

out of 100

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Twitter Online and Social Media Presence

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Twitter Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    73/100

  • CEO Rating

    B

    73/100

  • Compensation

    B

    71/100

  • Diversity

    B

    74/100

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Twitter News and Updates

‘Nope Nopity Nope’: Twitter Critics Pull No Punches On Kushner WH Memoir News

"Was the Breaking Democracy title already in use?" one Twitter user snarked.

Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Reminds Investors That Class Action Lawsuits Have Been Filed Against Playstudios, Twitter, Aurinia, and Stronghold and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm

NEW YORK, May 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C., a nationally recognized shareholder rights law firm, reminds investors that class actions have been commenced on behalf of stockholders of Playstudios, Inc. (NASDAQ: MYPS), Twitter, Inc. (NYSE: TWTR), Aurinia Pharmaceutica…

Musk Reportedly Seeks More Financing For Twitter Acquisition

Elon Musk is in talks with investment firms Apollo Global Management and Ares Management to help acquire additional funding to buy Twitter, Reuters reported.

Twitter Says Musk Deal Uncertainty Could Cost Staff, Advertisers

Twitter’s $44 billion deal to be acquired by Elon Musk means it risks losing advertisers and employees.

This is what the Edit Tweet feature could look like on Twitter

Twitter’s work on its forthcoming Edit button is continuing. While several people last month already spotted the in-development “Edit Tweet” menu option, what we didn’t yet know was how edited tweets would appear to users viewing them on Twitter, or how the edited tweet’s original text could be read…

TWTR CLASS ACTION: Hagens Berman, National Trial Attorneys, Encourages Twitter (TWTR) Investors Who Sold Shares While Elon Musk Secretly Acquired 9.1% Stake to Contact Firm’s Attorneys, Company Agrees to Musk Takeover For $54.20/Share

SAN FRANCISCO, May 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hagens Berman urges Twitter, Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) investors who sold shares while Elon Musk secretly built a large position in Twitter to submit your transactions now.  
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Twitter Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Twitter founded?

    Twitter was founded in 2006.

  • Who are Twitter key executives?

    Twitter's key executives are Parag Agrawal, Jack Dorsey and Leslie Berland.

  • How many employees does Twitter have?

    Twitter has 5,500 employees.

  • What is Twitter revenue?

    Latest Twitter annual revenue is $3.7 b.

  • What is Twitter revenue per employee?

    Latest Twitter revenue per employee is $675.7 k.

  • Who are Twitter competitors?

    Competitors of Twitter include Meta, WeChat and YouTube.

  • Where is Twitter headquarters?

    Twitter headquarters is located at Market Square, 1355 Market St #900, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Twitter offices?

    Twitter has offices in San Francisco, Atlanta, Boulder, Cambridge and in 29 other locations.

  • How many offices does Twitter have?

    Twitter has 33 offices.