This is isn't the first such mix-up. Shares of Tweeter Home Entertainment Group shot up in October when investors piled onto its stock ticker, which resembled that of Twitter. Tweeter was listed under the "TWTRQ" ticker but was later …
The long-defunct company’s stock had remained idle on the market under the symbol TWTRQ at a cost of less than $0.01 per share. But Thursday evening, social media giant Twitter announced its plans for an initial public offering of the …
NEW SYMBOL: Tweeter, the bankrupt electronics retailer, had its stock symbol changed to “THEGQ” Tuesday, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority said. TWEETER, MEET TWITTER: Its previous symbol, “TWTRQ,” was similar …
... popular stock resulted in an 1,800 percent increase of a penny stock on October 4, 2013. 2 An extra Q typed in after the ticker for Twitter, TWTR, results in the ticker for Tweeter, TWTRQ. The rally in Tweeter was short lived, and the same …
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 …
the penny stock of Tweeter Home Entertainment Group (TWTRQ) , with a similar ticker, briefly rose as much as 1,800%. Since then, the company changed its ticker to: US:THEGQ Still, trending tickers are also gaining traction online. …
traders instead piled into a penny stock, Nestor, which soared 1,900 per cent. Prior to Twitter’s 2013 IPO, shares in Tweeter Home Entertainment Group soared over 2,000 per cent. The company’s ticker symbol – TWTRQ – was similar …
Tweeter Home Entertainment Group (OTC: TWTRQ) saw the price of its shares spike 700 percent last Friday as confused investors pounced on the stock thinking it was Twitter, whose stock symbol will be TWTR. More than 14.3 million …
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 …
That Twitter's IPO is today is news. That its IPO was not a month ago is news to a few would-be investors who bought up stock in consumer electronics company Tweeter (NYSE: TWTRQ). The real Twitter is trading today under TWTR and …