However, Boston-based electronics retailer Tweeter Home Entertainment - whose stock name is TWTRQ - received heavy backing after investors mistook it for Twitter. Twitter isn't expected to go public until November, but that didn't stop …
Tweeter’s NASDAQ symbol is “TWTRQ,” which led to the confusion. Twitter officially released plans for its IPO yesterday, but the date of the offering is still unknown. For now, the public can’t buy Twitter stock, and when it is available ...
It appears that Twitter’s IPO is set to be so successful that it’s buoying other companies that have no direct relation to the social media giant . A company called Tweeter Home Entertainment Group Inc. saw its stock rise some 1,800% on …
The case is reminiscent of a surge in stock for shell company Tweeter Home Entertainment, which trades under the stock ticker TWTRQ, after the New York Stock Exchange announced that Twitter would trade under the symbol TWTR.
The bankrupt electronics retailer’s stock resumed trading Tuesday under “THEGQ.” Its old symbol was “TWTRQ.” That was apparently too similar to “TWTR,” the symbol proposed by Twitter on Thursday when the messaging service filed plans …
Twitter on Thursday offered investors details about its highly anticipated IPO and proposed the stock symbol TWTR. …
After Twitter announced in its S-1 filing last week that it would trade under the symbol TWTR, Tweeter’s stock — which is listed as TWTRQ — shot up more than 2,000 percent. (A “Q” affixed to the end usually signifies that the company is in ...
The company sold consumer electronics until it declared bankruptcy in 2008, The Wall Street Journal says. Tweeter’s stock ticker is TWTRQ, similar to Twitter’s chosen stock symbol of TWTR. At one point, Tweeter’s stock reached 15 …
The company doesn't IPO until November. Instead of buying shares in Twitter, these twits were unknowingly throwing money at penny-stock Tweeter, which trades under the symbol TWTRQ. Similar to Twitter's proposed ticker of TWTR, …