A 1,500% increase in bankrupt outfit Tweeter (OTCMKTS:TWTRQ) - not to be confused with Twitter's assigned stock symbol of TWTR, was brought to you by the letter "Q." Most other investors lost money, however, with the Dow …
of its stock. The similarity of the companies' ticker symbols apparently contributed to the mistake. While Twitter will use the symbol TWTR after its IPO, Tweeter uses TWTRQ. Tweeter trading was suspended under a rule that applies to …
Twitter is using the ticker 'TWTR', which was recently confused with a different company using 'TWTRQ', resulting in early investment in the wrong stock. A flotation on NYSE could value the company at more than $10bn, although Twitter has …
Tweeter still has shares under the symbol TWTRQ, confusingly close to Twitter’s TWTR, though the Q is usually used to indicate stock of companies that are bankrupt. The mishap sent Tweeter’s shares climbing by nearly 15 times their …
Tweeter Home Entertainment Group’s long-defunct ticker is "TWTRQ," and some people got confused. Oh, and Tweeter went bankrupt in 2007. Its stock reportedly skyrocketed 1,800% Friday, peaking between 13 and 15 cents before …
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 …
TWTRQ), a business that long ago went bankrupt but still trades over-the-counter. If this story strikes you as eerily similar to Facebook's S-1 announcement and the subsequent rise of another micro cap stock, Physician's Formula Holdings …
An extra Q typed in after the ticker for Twitter Inc (NYSE: TWTR), TWTR, results in the ticker for Tweeter, TWTRQ. The rally in Tweeter was short lived, and the same became true of the company, as it later turned out. If a stock price has …
The way I see it, there are two pieces of a stock’s price: There’s the business itself ... ticker symbol TWTR with bankrupt electronics company Tweeter whose ticker was TWTRQ — investors were so excited about the prospect of owning …