A real-time, free social network for investors and traders, StockTwits enables users to organize streams of information around stocks and markets across the web and social media. The app, which runs on the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad, tracks trader and investor chatter and pulls those conversations to the surface. It also allows investors to follow official updates directly from companies in real time. According to the company, more than 150,000 investors, market professionals and public companies currently use the platform to share information and ideas about the market and individual stocks.
Melanie Rodier has worked as a print and broadcast journalist for over 10 years, covering business and finance, general news, and film trade news. Prior to joining Wall Street & Technology in April 2007, Melanie lived in Paris, where she worked for the International Herald ... View Full Bio