Over the past month three of the largest social media companies are on the move. Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB), LinkedIn Corporation (NYSE: LNKD) and Twitter, Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) are all trending upward. Take a look at the charts below.
Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) 1 month chart
About Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB)
Facebook, Inc. operates as a social networking company worldwide. It provides a set of development tools and application programming interfaces that enable developers to integrate with Facebook to create mobile and Web applications. The companys products include Facebook mobile app and Website that enable people to connect, share, discover, and communicate with each other on mobile devices and personal computers; Messenger, a mobile-to-mobile messaging application available on iOS and Android phones; and Instagram, a mobile app and Website that enable people to take photos or videos, customize them with filter effects, and share them with friends and followers in a photo feed or send them directly to friends. As of December 31, 2013, it had 1.23 billion monthly active users. The company has strategic partnership with AXA Group to develop marketing and commercial collaboration in the digital, social, and mobile sphere. Facebook, Inc. was incorporated in 2004 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, California.
LinkedIn Corporation (NYSE: LNKD) 1 month chart
About LinkedIn Corporation (NYSE: LNKD)
LinkedIn Corporation operates an online professional network. The company, through its proprietary platform, allows members to create, manage, and share their professional identity online; build and engage with their professional networks; access shared knowledge and insights; and find business opportunities. It also offers LinkedIn mobile applications across various platforms and languages, such as iOS for iPhone and iPad, Android, Blackberry, Nokia Asha, and Windows Mobile; a public Website that allows developers to integrate its content and services into their applications; and a set of embeddable widgets to allow Web developers to include content from the companys network into their Website or application. In addition, the company provides talent solutions, including LinkedIn Corporate Solutions that enable enterprises and professional organizations to find, contact, and hire qualified candidates; LinkedIn Jobs that allow enterprises and professional organizations to advertise job opportunities on the companys network; and Subscriptions, which enable recruiters and hiring managers to find, contact, and manage potential candidates. Further, it offers LinkedIn Ads, a self-service platform that enable advertisers to build and target their advertisement to its members; Enterprise, a marketing solution to target larger advertisers that receive dedicated account management and additional marketing solutions; and Sponsored Updates that enable advertisers to share and amplify content marketing messages. Additionally, the company provides premium subscriptions that are subscription packages for general professionals to manage their professional identity and connect with talent. LinkedIn Corporation was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Mountain View, California.
Twitter, Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) 1 month chart
About Twitter, Inc. (NYSE: TWTR)
Twitter, Inc. is a global platform for public self-expression and conversation in real time. It provides various products for users, including Twitter that allows users to express themselves and create, distribute, and discover content; Vine, a mobile application available on the iOS, Android, and Windows operating systems that enables users to create and distribute short looping videos; and #Music, a mobile application that helps users discover new music and artists based on Tweets. The company also provides a set of tools, public APIs, and embeddable widgets that developers can use to contribute their content to its platform; distribute Twitter content across their properties; and enhance their Websites and applications with Twitter content. In addition, Twitter, Inc. offers promoted products, including promoted tweets, promoted accounts, and promoted trends that enable its advertisers to promote their brands, products, and services; and provides subscription access to its data feed for data partners. The company was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.
Can Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB), LinkedIn Corporation (NYSE: LNKD) and Twitter, Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) continue the current trend?