Rob Black’s Winners and Losers: Super Bowl 50 averaged 2nd highest TV ratings ever

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — On today’s edition of Rob Black’s Winners and Losers, our financial expert Rob Black and KRON 4’s Mark Danon talk about Super Bowl 50 ratings, Chipotle and Twitter.

Super Bowl 50 averaged the second-highest overnight ratings in history. Overnight ratings show audience peaked in the final 15 minutes of the game.

Scratch that burrito of your list of lunch possibilities today. Chipotle, the fast-casual Mexican food chain, is closed until 3 p.m. for a company-wide safety briefing after outbreaks of norovirus and E.coli sickened customers.

Twitter users went into meltdown over weekend, using the hashtag #RIPTwitter to vent their fury at reports of changes to the way tweets will appear in users’ timelines. Twitter is planning to introduce an algorithmic timeline and show tweets it thinks users want to see. But this story was enough to send tweeters into a frenzy with many accusing it of turning into rival Facebook.

Rob Black answers Michael’s question: Why are the Fang stocks (Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and Google) getting hit?

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