A Rare Sunny Day for Seattle, as Amazon, Microsoft, Starbucks Shine: StockTwits

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Another day in Earnings Paradise. Today that paradise is cloudy, raining and 50 degrees  -- Seattle!

Big names reported after the close again today. You can find the hard numbers all over the web, but only on StockTwits can you find real-time parsing of the new data, what it all means, and more importantly -- how investors feel about it. Here are some notable comments and interpretations on the household names reporting after the bell today.

1. Amazon (AMZN):

$AMZN a meet for a mo-mo stock is really a miss ... gets closer to Old Stodgy stock status when that happens

-- The Sears (@JSears68) Apr. 24 at 02:09 PM

Amazon beats on sales. So much for the lousy weather and weak $UPS #s hurting the company. $AMZN up after hours.

-- Paul La Monica (@lamonicabuzz) Apr. 24 at 02:06 PM

The one thing $AMZN continues to show time and time again is illustrated on this chart http://stks.co/i0XBu

-- stefan cheplick (@scheplick) Apr. 24 at 02:28 PM

2. Microsoft  (MSFT):

$MSFT's beat on EPS makes me think people are actually interested in profits again? Revenues in-line with expectations.

-- Pierce Crosby (@CrosbyVenture) Apr. 24 at 02:14 PM

$MSFT within 13 pts of 1999 highs

-- A D JA JP R S (@TrendHunter) Apr. 24 at 02:26 PM

3. Starbucks  (SBUX):

$SBUX have a little position on this. seems that they didnt do that bad with the quarter and the guidance is definitely solidd

-- Kaley (@kaley) Apr. 24 at 02:10 PM

4. Visa  (V):

$V those are very good numbers. Solid company making tons of cash. People can play games with the pps if they want. Going up mid-long term

-- Sammy Cantavespre (@S_Cantavespre) Apr. 24 at 02:24 PM

$V looks good overall, market not too impressed.

-- Dom Luminous (@DomLuminous) Apr. 24 at 02:10 PM

5. Pandora  (P):

$P Pandora needs to be able to charge more for subscriptions if they ever want to bank some coin.

-- Media Meltup (@mediameltup) Apr. 24 at 02:15 PM

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At the time of publication, the author held no positions in any of the stocks mentioned.

This article represents the opinion of a contributor and not necessarily that of TheStreet or its editorial staff.

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