Twitter, Inc.
TWITTER, INC. (Form: 4, Received: 09/04/2014 20:42:17)
FORM 4
[ ] Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).         
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES
                                                                                  
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Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
                      

1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *

Roetter Alexander
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol

TWITTER, INC. [ TWTR ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable)

_____ Director                      _____ 10% Owner
__ X __ Officer (give title below)      _____ Other (specify below)
VP, Engineering
(Last)          (First)          (Middle)

1355 MARKET STREET, SUITE 900
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YYYY)

9/2/2014
(Street)

SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94103
(City)        (State)        (Zip)
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (MM/DD/YYYY)

 
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)

_ X _ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person

Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Trans. Date 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 3. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 3 and 4)
6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock   9/2/2014     S (1)    12419   (2) D $50.7854   631332   D   (3)  
Common Stock   9/4/2014     M (4)    781   A $1.83   632113   D   (3)  
Common Stock   9/4/2014     S (4)    2344   (5) D $50.4276   629769   D   (3)  
Common Stock   9/4/2014     S (4)    781   (7) D $50.3865   628988   D   (3)  

Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned ( e.g. , puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivate Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Trans. Date 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 4. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security
(Instr. 3 and 4)
8. Price of Derivative Security
(Instr. 5)
9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Employee Stock Option (right to buy)   $1.83   9/4/2014     M   (4)       781      (6) 11/22/2020   Common Stock   781   $0   782   D    

Explanation of Responses:
( 1)  Represents the number of shares required to be sold by the Reporting Person to cover tax withholding obligations in connection with the vesting of RSUs. This sale is mandated by the Issuer's election under its equity incentive plans to require the satisfaction of tax withholding obligations to be funded by a "sell to cover" transaction and does not represent a discretionary trade by the Reporting Person.
( 2)  The reported price in Column 4 is a weighted average sale price. These shares were sold in multiple transactions at prices ranging from $50.57 to $50.94 per share. The Reporting Person undertakes to provide to the issuer, any security holder of the issuer, or the staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission, upon request, full information regarding the number of shares sold at each separate price within the range set forth in this footnote.
( 3)  Of the reported shares 615,625 shares are represented by RSUs.
( 4)  The sales reported on this Form 4 were effected pursuant to a Rule 10b5-1 trading plan adopted by the Reporting Person.
( 5)  The reported price in Column 4 is a weighted average sale price. These shares were sold in multiple transactions at prices ranging from $49.61 to $50.77 per share. The Reporting Person undertakes to provide to the issuer, any security holder of the issuer, or the staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission, upon request, full information regarding the number of shares sold at each separate price within the range set forth in this footnote.
( 6)  An option to purchase 150,000 shares was granted on November 23, 2010 and was exercised in part prior to the date on which the Reporting Person became subject to Section 16. One-fourth of the shares subject to the option vested on October 4, 2011 and on forty-eighth of the shares vest monthly thereafter.
( 7)  The reported price in Column 4 is a weighted average sale price. These shares were sold in multiple transactions at prices ranging from $49.61 to $50.71 per share. The Reporting Person undertakes to provide to the issuer, any security holder of the issuer, or the staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission, upon request, full information regarding the number of shares sold at each separate price within the range set forth in this footnote.

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
Roetter Alexander
1355 MARKET STREET, SUITE 900
SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94103


VP, Engineering

Signatures
/s/ Sean Edgett, Attorney-in-Fact 9/4/2014
** Signature of Reporting Person Date


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