Facebook's Ipo Sputters

Facebook IPO

Facebook shares struggled to stay above their $38 IPO price, as Wall Street bankers stepped in to prevent the newly minted stock from ending its first day with an embarrassing loss.

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  • This former Facebook engineer secretly built a startup that ... - Leesville Leader
    ... this week's launch of SignalFx, a cloud company founded by a Facebook engineer and a virtualization veteran who helped architect VMware's IPO.
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  • This fast food chain is killing it on Instagram - CNN Money
    Be careful on Facebook Shake Shack's Instagram following is so large ... 13. Perhaps it's no surprise that SHAK stock soared on its IPO day in late
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  • 3 New Master Limited Partnerships to Watch in 2015 - Minyanville
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  • Why An Earnings Miss Might Make Facebook A Buy - Forbes.com
    ... that many would allocate FaceBook, Twitter, & Alibaba all into their tech sector. Given the capitalization Alibaba earned at it’s IPO, and...
    03/13/2015 - 10:57 am | View Link
  • Why Alibaba Is Investing In Snapchat - Forbes.com
    Drive for vehicles linked to Internet - CHINAdaily
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  • This former Facebook engineer secretly built a startup that everybody's going nuts over
    A lot of smart people are getting excited for...
    03/13/2015 - 6:23 pm | View Link
  • Facebook's First Projected Earnings Decline Will Create Buying Opportunity
    Last year, Facebook’s earnings grew 85% over the previous year. It’s price-earnings ratio of 75 says the market already expects such high growth to continue. But what if earnings for the current quarter actually fell? Tony Mitchell says that would create a great buying opportunity.
    03/13/2015 - 9:06 am | View Link
  • Facebook CPO Chris Cox Donates Locally With $1M Gift To East Palo Alto’s Live in Peace
     Almost a decade ago, Facebook’s chief product officer Chris Cox (pictured above) started playing weddings with a reggae band out of East Palo Alto. At the time, the company had barely launched beyond college campuses and Cox had just finished Stanford. East Palo Alto, in contrast, is this community that sits right across the Highway 101 from Palo Alto, the originally home city of… Read More
    03/9/2015 - 1:10 pm | View Link
  • The billion-dollar Facebook business that never happened (FB)
    In June 2012, Facebook launched FBX, an ad exchange that many thought would evolve into a multibillion dollar business and dominate one of the hottest areas of online advertising, "retargeting." Some people believed it could threaten Google's rival ad exchange , which earns $1 billion from the Americas alone . Yet roughly a year later, after a key meeting of Facebook's top ad tech execs with COO ...
    03/8/2015 - 8:21 pm | View Link
  • 23 facts about Facebook worth sharing
    The rumors of Facebook's demise are greatly overshared. While online "experts" talk about how teens don't use the service anymore (even though 73 percent of teens worldwide do) and how the company's shaky IPO devastated investors (the company is still worth $200 billion), Facebook keeps on piling up the profits with every new post.
    03/8/2015 - 4:38 pm | View Link
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  • Zynga is being sued by its shareholders over alleged fraud
    Zynga says that it wasn’t allowed to share Facebook’s future plans, especially as the change was far ... so that executive could sell off $US595 million of stock before a post-IPO lockout expired. The shareholders claim that Zynga executives managed ...
    03/30/2015 - 5:08 am | View Link
  • Why Alibaba IPO fared much better than Facebook's IPO
    John Shinal, technology columnist for USA TODAY. (Photo: USA TODAY) SAN FRANCISCO -- Alibaba's initial public offering was far better for its investors than Facebook's offering two years ago. The Chinese e-commerce giant soared 38% in its first day of ...
    09/19/2014 - 12:04 pm | View Link
  • Why Twitter's IPO Won't Be Like Facebook's IPO
    Dick Costolo, CEO of Twitter. (Image credit: Getty Images via @daylife) Twitter’s tweet announcement that it had filed for its long-awaited IPO has quickly drawn a lot of comparisons to Facebook Facebook’s initial public offering. It is the most ...
    09/13/2013 - 5:01 pm | View Link
  • See? A Year Later, No One Cares About Facebook's IPO Flop
    A year ago tomorrow, Facebook went public. It was one of the most breathlessly anticipated public offerings in history. For years, people who knew nothing about Facebook or the stock market had been elbowing each other out of the way to try to get in on ...
    05/16/2013 - 7:23 am | View Link
  • The pop that wasn't: Life after Facebook's IPO
    NEW YORK – It's been a month since Facebook's IPO fell flat and in that time, the market for initial public offerings has collapsed. No company has gone public since May 18, compared with 19 in the same period a year ago. Fourteen offerings have been ...
    06/21/2012 - 7:43 am | View Link
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  • Facebook Files for IPO
    Facebook filed for an initial public offering Wednesday that could value the social network between $75 billion and $100 billion, putting the company on track for one ...
    03/30/2015 - 7:19 pm | View Website
  • Facebook Inc: NASDAQ:FB quotes & news
    Get detailed financial information on Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) including real-time stock quotes, historical charts & financial news, all for free!
    03/30/2015 - 4:27 pm | View Website
  • Welcome to Facebook
    Facebook is a social utility that connects people with friends and others who work, study and live around them. People use Facebook to keep up with...
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    The latest news, insight and gossip on the social network’s investor debut. Forbes.com
    03/30/2015 - 3:44 pm | View Website
  • Initial public offering of Facebook
    The social networking company Facebook held its initial public offering (IPO) on Friday, May 18, 2012. The IPO was the biggest in technology and one of the biggest in ...
    03/27/2015 - 3:16 am | View Website
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