Twitter caused the Stock Market to Crash! (not really)

This is a cross-post from¬†Trade The Sentiment. On April 23 2013, the Associated Press reportedly had their Twitter account hacked. At 1:07PM Eastern Time, a Tweet was sent out that claimed an explosion at the White House.¬† Here’s the Tweet: About 2 minutes after this Tweet was sent, the Stock Market saw a sell-off. According … Read more Twitter caused the Stock Market to Crash! (not really)

Comparing Market Sentiment – Twitter vs the “Professionals”

If you’ve been following me for more than a few months, you probably know that I’m researching Twitter Sentiment related to the market for my doctoral dissertation. A few previous posts on the topic: Using Twitter Sentiment for predicting stock price movement Will Twitter make you a better investor? Understanding Twitter Sentiment for Investing Decisions … Read more Comparing Market Sentiment – Twitter vs the “Professionals”

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