Despite its ups and downs as a business and as a platform, there is one thing Twitter (TWTR) has always had over other social networks -- its ability to move markets. Here are five finance professionals well worth the follow.
A political scientist, president of the Eurasia Group and an NYU professor, Ian Bremmer drops knowledge with every tweet to his 270,000 followers.
Mohamed El-Erian may best be known for being the former CEO of global investment manager PIMCO, but he also offers insightful takes on economic news on Twitter as well.
You may think of Mark Cuban as just the fiery owner of the Dallas Mavericks and a star on Shark Tank, but his 7 million Twitter followers often get much more bang for their buck from the Internet billionaire.
St. Louis Fed
Unlike most Federal Reserve accounts, the St. Louis Federal Reserve has an active account which is insightful, thought provoking and occasionally humorous
No list should be without TheStreet's own Jim Cramer (@jimcramer).
After working at Goldman Sachs and then founding his own hedge fund, Cramer, with his more than 1 million followers, gives investing advice for all the world to see, trying to help anyone who asks for it.
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