Is Twitter worth $10 billion? That’s how much Facebook, Google and ‘‘other companies’’ are said to be willing to pay for the micro-messaging service.
When measuring a company’s acquisition value, revenue (and profit) figures are normally taken into consideration. But not in this case, apparently: Twitter’s revenue last year was $45 million.
A $10 billion valuation equates to a multiple of over 200,unheard of in global finance.
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