The San Francisco company has disappointed in the Q4 financial results.

 

Twitter announced today the results of your fiscal fourth quarter , a period in which has not met Analyst expectations , as it achieved $ 717 million in revenue, below the expected $ 740 million.

In addition, have continued net losses for the company, which reached 167 million dollars in Q4, which implies accumulating red numbers of 457 million dollars > in the whole of the fiscal year 2016 .

With respect to the monthly active user figures (currently at 319 million), the company had a very small year-on-year growth, since barely advanced a shy 4% in the last twelve months.

The advertising plan has not brought good news for Twitter, since the company has obtained 638 million dollars of revenue in that section, a figure that implies a year-on-year decrease of 1% .

From the company, they point out that despite the good results that the video ads have provided, the setbacks that have been recorded in the earnings of the promoted tweets and direct response ads have had greater negative weight.

Looking ahead to 2017 , Twitter announced that its main areas of interest will be the implementation of changes in the social network that increase its security, invest in new businesses such as streaming live videos, as well as betting on the simplification and differentiation of products that are a source of revenue generation.