Twitter Inc (TWTR): Time To Panic?

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January 8, 2014 2:16pm NASDAQ:SOCL

buyers and sellersSocial media giant (NASDAQ:SOCL) and market newcomer Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) had been enjoying quite the post-IPO run until a few weeks ago, when analysts began downgrading the company. Twitter was hit with a downgrade from Macquerie two weeks ago,

then another by Morgan Stanley earlier this week. The latest blow comes from Cantor Fitzgerald, which stated that the company’s big post-IPO rally had outstripped its fundamentals.

Motley Fool Senior Analyst Bryan White believes that the downgrades are coming due to a combination of fundamentals and high valuation. He doesn’t think analysts want to repeat what happened with Facebook’s (NASDAQ:FB) IPO, plus he acknowledges that social media advertising is still in its infancy and that Twitter has a lot to prove.

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