Study: Twitter Sentiment Mirrors Facebook Stock Prices

Posted on May 19 2012 - 6:19am by Editorial Staff

While the social giant shares seen a huge hype and low yesterday in the first day of trading, DataSift notes, every time the volume of negative chatter on Twitter increased, Facebook’s stock price dropped within 20 minutes. DataSift recorded some 95,019 interactions from 58,665 authors over a period of 6 hours. Here is the graph, Enjoy:

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