Square Shares Dip 6% on Weak Q1 Guidance
Slower sales growth also weighed on the stock but "new products and services can provide a second wind to growth as the year progresses."
Square Hires Blizzard’s Amrita Ahuja as CFO
“I believe Square is building the most innovative commerce ecosystem for sellers and consumers," Ahuja says.
Square CFO Friar Moves to Nextdoor’s Top Job
Sarah Friar's six years at Square included an IPO — an experience she may repeat as CEO of social network Nextdoor.
Twitter Reorganizes, Names New Product Boss
Kayvon Beykpour will oversee product as Twitter switches to "a pure end-to-end functional organization."
Twitter Moves Into the Black With $91M Profit
The fourth quarter "was a breath of fresh air for investors that have patiently awaited for this turnaround story to manifest after years of pain."
Square Revenue Jumps 33% to $585 Million
The payments company's top-line growth was driven by a 31% increase in gross payment volume to $17.4 billion.
Twitter May Be Headed for First Profit in Q4
The company's shares jump more than 18% as Q3 earnings top estimates and it forecasts "we will likely be GAAP profitable" in the next quarter.
Twitter Shares Dive on Static Monthly Usage
The social media site added no monthly users in Q2, dashing the hopes of investors after a growth surge earlier in the year.
Twitter Names Wall Street Vet Ned Segal as CEO
“Key question: Can Segal help Twitter tell a more convincing story to investors?”
No ‘Trump Bump’ for Twitter in 4th Quarter
"There isn't a growth story here," an analyst says. "They have to convince advertisers they will reach an expanding audience.”
Twitter Buys Machine Learning Firm
The acquisition of Magic Pony gives the social media firm the opportunity to strengthen its video offerings Periscope and Vine.