Twitter BirdTwitter has seen a fantastic day on Wall Street following their debut as a public company, with their value opening at $45.10 per share.

A limited number of shares were offered at the beginning of the week as they prepared for their initial debut on Tuesday. At the time, the social network listed their price at an optimistic $26 per share. But within hours the price began to rise, reaching $50 at its peak before settling back at $45.10, a more than 70% increase in worth.

When first setting their worth projections last month, it was set at $1 billion. This was a number they only hoped to reach over time, and a tentative step of a company first going public.

Now, with the surge of value in their shares, the network is worth an estimated $25 billion, an astonishing 25 times the initial projection. In addition to this, co founders Ev Williams and Jack Dorsey have increased their personal wealth by billions of dollars, with Dorsey owning 23.4 million shares (estimates at $1 billion), and Williams 56.9 million shares (estimated at $2.5 billion).

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