— CNBC Now (@CNBCnow) September 26, 2016
In recent months, speculation that Twitter will be sold has gathered steam. Last week, sources told CNBC that several technology and media companies had expressed interest in acquiring Twitter, includingGoogle and Salesforce.com
Earlier in the day, Twitter’s stock was down 4 percent but turned positive after the news, with trading almost double its 30-day average volume. Meanwhile, Disney’s shares were down more than 1 percent after the news.
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— Jon Najarian (@jonnajarian) September 26, 2016
Twitter would be extremely valuable for ESPN and ABC News operation, to put it mildly
— Downtown Josh Brown (@ReformedBroker) September 26, 2016