Twitter surges on report that Dorsey will step down as CEO

Published on : 09:45 PM Nov 29, 2021

After the CNBC report that Jack Dorsey will step down as the Twitter's chief executive, the company's stock, which has consistently underperformed the market, jumped more than 10% at the opening bell Monday.

San Francisco: Shares of Twitter are surging on a report that co-founder Jack Dorsey will step down as the company's chief executive.

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Twitter's stock, which has consistently underperformed the market, jumped more than 10% at the opening bell Monday.

CNBC first reported that Dorsey may step down soon, citing anonymous sources. Advertisement

Twitter Inc. did not immediately respond to a request for comment from The Associated Press early Monday.

Dorsey is also the top executive at Square, a financial payments company that he founded, and some big investors have openly questioned whether he can be effective leading both.

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