Its old symbol was "TWTRQ." That was apparently too similar to "TWTR," the symbol proposed by Twitter on Thursday when it filed plans for an initial public offering. Some confused investors sent Tweeter's stock up as much as 1,400 …
We don't know for sure why Tweeter's stock skyrocketed. But considering the company filed for bankruptcy in 2007 and went out of business in 2008, according to CNNMoney, we're guessing it has something to do with Tweeter's ticker …
Tweeter Home Entertainment was a little-known, Boston-based electronics retail company that went bankrupt and liquidated roughly 5 years ago, yet its stock market shares came back from the grave this morning and sky rocketed …
But Friday, the day after Twitter filed papers detailing its plans for a $1 billion initial public offering, shares of TWTRQ soared as high as 15 cents, a gain of about 1400%. Shares finished the day at 5 cents, up nearly 700% for the day. …
But that jump wasn't due to anything the beleaguered home electronics company did. Rather, it was thanks to the fact that the penny stock's ticker, TWTRQ, is oh-so-close to that of Twitter, which filed to go public yesterday under the symbol …
Sometimes dormant stocks—often called Zombie Tickers—run for no reason at all, but when Tweeter Home Entertainment Group took off on October 4, 2013, there was an obvious explanation: the company’s stock symbol is TWTR. TWTRQ, …
It’s not going to be CHIRP, or TWEET, or BIRD. The stock symbol’s going to be TWTR. Looks like some didn’t get the memo, though, because a bankrupt company whose symbol is TWTRQ is flying high today. Tweeter Home …
While until today the only way to save the greater idiots from themselves was to halt the trading of Twitter-lookalike stock ticker TWTRQ, the decision has been made by the exchange (we assume in coordination with the company itself) to …
Some investors recently may have bought shares of the bankrupt company TWTR, Inc., formerly Tweeter Home Entertainment, which traded over-the-counter under the symbol TWTRQ ... FINRA's Investor Alert, Stock Up on
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Shares of Tweeter, a penny stock, surged more than 1,000 percent last Friday when ... "FINRA believed that trading in the TWTRQ security demonstrated a widespread misunderstanding related to the possible initial public offering of an …