Who are the FTSE 100 Twitterati?

BP, National Grid & Unilever love a bit of Twitter on results day. WPP not so much.

by Rachel Savage
Last Updated: 22 Sep 2014

Investors, like the rest of us, are spending way too long on the internet. They're even looking up the FTSE 100 on soshul meeja to see what 'third-party influencers' (we're not sure either...) are saying on results days. The PRs at FTI Consulting have totted up the tweets to see which companies are the most prolific over 140 characters about their financials.

Standard Chartered (#StanChart yo) tweeted this infographic of their half year results in August.

The Top 10 Twitterati

Company

No. of Tweets

#hashtag

1

BP

49

#BP $BP

2

National Grid

31

#gridresults

3

Unilever

23

4

William Hill

22

5

British Land

19

#BLHYresults

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Johnson Matthey

19

7

Centrica

17

#CentricaResults

=

Kingfisher

17

9

Royal Bank of Scotland

15

10

GSK

14

#GSKQ2

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