Twitter Inc. TWTR, -four.27% shares jumped within the prolonged session Tuesday following a rumor that Walt Disney Co. DIS, -0.sixty six% has taken a renewed hobby in buying the microblogging website online. Twitter shares rose 4.three% to $ 18 after hours, whereas Disney shares shed zero.5% to $ 92.25. Late Tuesday, the weblog Betaville suggested that Disney and Twitter have already agreed on a price. earlier in the month, Twitter shares fell after interest in buying the site from a couple of bidders such as Apple Inc. AAPL, +zero.51% Salesforce.com Inc. CRM, +zero.00% Alphabet Inc.’s GOOGL, -0.86% GOOG, -zero.sixty seven% Google, and Disney faded.
Twitter shares jump on rumor of renewed Disney interest