I don’t have a strong sense on the valuation of Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR), but I want to share with you forty companies with valuations similar to that of Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) as of the close on November 7th.

Company Ticker Industry Market cap P/B P/S PE ttm P/EE1 P/EE2 EE growth yield
Adobe Systems Incorporated ADBE 1036 – Software & Programming    27,529.77      4.03      6.61      62.10      34.50     24.50          11.67        –
Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ALXN 0809 – Major Drugs    24,136.47    10.25    16.88      69.70      36.00     29.00          24.58        –
Allergan, Inc. AGN 0803 – Biotechnology & Drugs    26,830.29      4.41      4.41      21.40      16.70     15.50          13.14    0.20
Allstate Corporation, The ALL 0715 – Insurance (Property & Casualty)    24,567.41      1.22      0.72      13.80      10.30        9.50            9.34    1.90
Archer Daniels Midland Company ADM 0515 – Food Processing    27,157.60      1.39      0.30      18.30      12.60     12.50          10.00    1.90
Baker Hughes Incorporated BHI 0612 – Oil Well Services & Equipment    25,880.76      1.44      1.18      24.10      13.80     11.10          18.75    1.00
BB&T Corporation BBT 0727 – Regional Banks    23,863.10      1.23      3.58      15.80      11.20     10.20            5.98    2.70
Carnival Corporation CCL 0936 – Recreational Activities    27,001.00      1.11      1.76      24.50      21.90     15.80          12.25    2.90
Charles Schwab Corp SCHW 0718 – Investment Services    29,963.52      3.39      5.75      33.00      25.70     21.00          18.95    1.00
CME Group Inc CME 0718 – Investment Services    24,825.87      1.14      8.62      26.70      20.40     18.10          13.17    2.40
Cognizant Technology Solutions CTSH 1036 – Software & Programming    26,408.19      4.96      3.29      23.30      18.70     15.90          18.30        –
Corning Incorporated GLW 1024 – Electronic Instruments & Controls    24,907.02      1.15      3.11      13.80      12.20     10.90          17.60    2.30
Crown Castle International Cor CCI 0939 – Rental & Leasing    21,830.17      7.32      7.53    234.90      92.00     56.70          38.77        –
CSX Corporation CSX 1112 – Railroads    26,726.76      2.71      2.24      14.10      13.40     12.00          11.43    2.30
Cummins Inc. CMI 0218 – Misc. Capital Goods    23,966.10      3.38      1.41      17.10      13.80     11.50          10.00    1.90
Devon Energy Corp DVN 0609 – Oil & Gas Operations    25,591.32      1.28      2.69    (14.80)      11.50     11.00            8.40    1.40
Discover Financial Services DFS 0703 – Consumer Financial Services    25,064.00      2.36      3.33      10.20      10.30        9.80            8.14    1.50
Estee Lauder Companies Inc EL 0521 – Personal & Household Products    27,129.73      8.26      2.66      27.10      21.50     19.10          12.97    1.10
Exelon Corporation EXC 1203 – Electric Utilities    24,541.52      1.15      0.98      21.20      12.70     12.80          (5.23)    4.30
Hess Corp. HES 0609 – Oil & Gas Operations    27,839.92      1.16      1.01        7.90      14.00     14.10            5.80    1.20
LinkedIn Corp LNKD 1018 – Computer Services    25,055.41      9.90    18.09    733.00    100.00     66.00          54.06        –
Marathon Oil Corporation MRO 0606 – Oil & Gas – Integrated    25,041.70      1.32      1.53      15.90      11.20     12.70          10.00    2.20
Marsh & McLennan Companies, In MMC 0712 – Insurance (Miscellaneous)    25,307.43      3.73      2.10      19.70      16.90     15.10          11.42    2.20
Noble Energy, Inc. NBL 0609 – Oil & Gas Operations    26,993.21      3.04      6.05      26.30      17.80     16.70          15.90   

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