Twitter To Trade Under TWTR Symbol

Twitter Makes Its IPO Public

Earlier today, Twitter, Inc. made its initial public offering (IPO) filing available to the public.

The company revealed that it is looking to raise $1 billion, and that it will trade under the "TWTR" symbol.

The company also released some numbers, such as:

-revenues for 2012 were $316.9 million, for a total loss of $79.4 million

-through the first half of 2013, the company has brought in revenues of $253.6 million for a total loss of $69.3 million

-the company currently has 218.3 million MAUs (monthly active users)

-75% of Twitter's monthly active users access the site through a mobile device

-65% of Twitter's advertising revenues come from its mobile users


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The underwriters for the offering will be:

Goldman Sachs
Morgan Stanley
JP Morgan
BofA Merrill Lynch
Deutsche Bank Securities
Allen & Company LLC
CODE Advisors

The largest individual shareholders of Twitter, as a percentage, as of right now are:

Evan Williams, 12%
Peter Fenton, 6.7%
Jack Dorsey, 4.9%
Richard Costolo, 1.6%

In addition, the following companies and/or their entities have 5% stakes:

Rizvi Traverse
Spark Capital
Benchmark Capital Partners VI, LP
Union Square Ventures
DST Global


Lastly, Twitter had a little over $375 million in cash and cash equivalents as of June 30th, 2013.

You can read the entire filing below:

Source: - Twitter IPO Filing