Social Stocks on The move: Twitter Inc. (NYSE:TWTR), Zynga Inc. (NASDAQ:ZNGA), LinkedIn Corp (NYSE:LNKD), Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP)

Twitter Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) has had a rough ride since Christmas eve when it traded north of $70.00 a share – a price which gave the young company a massive market capitalization approaching $35 billion. Markets know the company is on to something important but putting a value on that is a challenge. Twitter Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) stock performance was -2.19% in last session and finished the day at $53.71. Traded volume was 500.00 shares in the last session and the average volume of the stock remained 17.22 million shares. Twitter Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) insider ownership is 4.60%.

Zynga Inc. (NASDAQ:ZNGA)’s old business model, which relied heavily on selling virtual goods to gamers on Facebook Inc’s platform, began to disintegrate in 2012 as users abandoned Facebook games and moved to playing on mobile devices. Zynga Inc. (NASDAQ:ZNGA) rose 3.56% to $5.24 yesterday on volume of 100.00 shares. The intra-day range of the stock was $4.92 – $5.26. Zynga Inc. (NASDAQ:ZNGA) has a market capitalization of 4.30 billion.

LinkedIn Corp (NYSE:LNKD) was upgraded to “outperform” from “sector perform” by RBC Capital. LinkedIn gained 2.3% to $214.57 in morning trading.The analyst firm raised its price target for the social network company to $250 from $225. Analyst Mark Mahaney said the upgrade is a value call as the company’s stock fell 13%over the past six months. LinkedIn Corp (NYSE:LNKD)’s stock on March 03, 2014 reported a lower of -1.27% to the closing price of $201.45. Its fifty two weeks range is $160.20 – $257.56. The total market capitalization recorded 24.16 billion. The overall volume in the last trading session was 0.00 shares. In its share capital, LinkedIn Corp (NYSE:LNKD) has 119.92 million outstanding shares.

Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) data engineers went through the star ratings of each restaurant, as well as the total number of reviews to come up with their definitive list. While the ratings are highly subjective – most lists of this type are – it’s great to see a varied American food landscape where the rich and famous restaurants hob knob among food trucks and thriftier local favourites. On Monday, shares of Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) advanced 0.58% to close the day at $94.97. Company return on investment (ROI) is -11.30% and its monthly performance is recorded as 25.84%. Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) quarterly revenue growth is 54.32%.