Twitter has finally gone public, and as expected, its shares have surged in early trading.
Twitter had priced its shares at $26 on Wednesday under the ticker symbol TWTR, but at the start of trading Thursday morning shares quickly rose 73 percent to $45.10. An initial pop is commonplace for a major IPO as investors jump at the chance to own its shares. More volatility is expected throughout the day.
As of this writing, Twitter's shares have topped out at $47.24 before settling to the $46 range.
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