Facebook Ipo Flop Drawing Increased Scrutiny

Regulators wonder whether Wall Street insiders heard data the public did not before stock trading began.As Facebook shares continued their slide, regulators launched inquiries into whether privileged Wall Street insiders were alerted to the company's weakening financial projections, leading them to shun the stock or dump shares just as buying was opened to the public.

Topics:  facebook   wall street   regulators   public   insiders   shares   stock   
BING NEWS:
  • 14 Predictions for Wearables in 2015
    Although I was right about how slow the smart glass space is moving in general, I’m not quite sure that we can say that the Google Glass Explorer population has increased much this ... There is a reason why Facebook bought Oculus VR, a virtual reality ...
    12/31/2014 - 5:02 am | View Link
  • Analysis: Why Alibaba is so likeable
    But it’s also the price of the company’s IPO — due to start trading Friday — that is drawing U.S. investors ... are determined to avoid the fate of Facebook when it pushed its initial price higher and increased the number of shares being sold ...
    09/17/2014 - 12:02 pm | View Link
  • Alibaba eyes e-commerce empire
    There's more riding on Tsai's ability to pull off the giant IPO than just Alibaba's fortunes. Tsai found out himself, after Facebook's debut flop ... services arms, drawing the ire of China's entrenched banks and attracting increased scrutiny from ...
    04/2/2014 - 9:59 pm | View Link
  • ‘White House Down’ Box Office Fail Sounds Alarms at Sony
    Wunderlich Securities analyst Matthew Harrigan last month called After Earth “an ill-timed flop for Sony given ... said that it has slightly increased its stake in Sony to 6.9 percent as it continues to push for an IPO of a 15 percent-20 percent stake ...
    07/1/2013 - 4:06 am | View Link
  • America's latest frugal billionaire: Zuckerberg is revealed to have made $2.3bn in a YEAR... as he treats wife to no-frills Hawaii break
    While Mark Zuckerberg continues to enjoy his budget holiday ... Money he raised by selling 30.2 million Facebook shares for $38 apiece in the IPO. Facebook's stock hasn't closed above $38 since the IPO was completed last May. The shares gained 71 cents ...
    04/26/2013 - 8:00 pm | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Technology and Science News
    News stories along with podcasts, video and blogs. USA.
    05/21/2015 - 5:20 pm | View Website
  • Bloomberg
    The daily online Bloomberg report gives you the latest headlines from around the world, current market data annd personal finance advice, politics and top videos.
    05/21/2015 - 4:30 pm | View Website
  • RENN: Summary for Renren Inc. American ...
    View the basic RENN stock chart on Yahoo! Finance. Change the date range, chart type and compare Renren Inc. American Depositary against other companies.
    05/21/2015 - 4:16 pm | View Website
  • Valleywag
    Sorry to disrupt. ... Bad news: I've been missing in action this week, as I've been stuck in bed heavily doped up and suffering with two things — the recurrence of ...
    05/21/2015 - 7:05 am | View Website
  • Home
    With Home, you can bring the content you care about to the front of your phone. Choose to customize your experience with photos and posts from Facebook and ...
    05/21/2015 - 1:50 am | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Business News