TickerTags

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TickerTags
Founder Chris Camillo
Founded at Dallas, Texas
Website https://www.tickertags.com

TickerTags is a social data intelligence company, located in the US.

The company was founded in 2015, by the American investor Chris Camillo. [1]

History

The company was founded in 2015, as a technology startup in Dallas, Texas. It was first launched as a free beta for entrepreneurs and regular people. [1] [2]

TickerTags gather data from Twitter and other social media channels, and use the information for generating predictive models. [3] In 2016, the company made several predictions that forged its name, including accurate predictions about the results of the 2016 Brexit referendum [4] and Netflix. [5] Recently, it also made predictions regarding sales figures of Starbucks. [6]

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References

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