Rube Investors Think ‘TWTRQ’ is Twitter


TWTRQTwitter filed to go public yesterday, choosing the stock ticker TWTR. Twitter shares are expected to start trading before Thanksgiving this year.

But it looks like some investors are a bit confused. A company called Tweeter Home Entertainment, which has the stock ticker TWTRQ, was up as much as 1,500% today, but fluctuated wildly. It ended the day up more than 684%.
The stock was halted for a while after several outlets reported the news.

“There’s a sucker born every minute …and I’m referrin’ to the minute you were born”.

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8 comments
Moe Green
Moe Green

What did CEO Sum Ting Wong have to say about it?

JoshFromEaston
JoshFromEaston

I remember Tweeter; they were a chain of stores that went under around 2008, right before Twitter became a big thing.  I didn't know they were still around in any capacity.

jaMES
jaMES

i'm sure the twitter ipo was .02 cents a share... Idiots!!!!!!!

HankQuncy
HankQuncy

Any stock with a 5 letter symbol that ends in Q ....say goodbye to your money

FLpro
FLpro

Wow, the stockholders for that company must be pleased!? :))

FLpro
FLpro

See, you love Fez and his gay tallk, admit it...