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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  • The Trials of Aaron Swartz - The Nation
    His ultimate goal in developing successful projects was not to boost an IPO, but rather to maximize—for lack of a better word—human...
    02/3/2016 - 5:35 am | View Link
  • Twitter Following Yahoo Down The Path To ‘Ex-Growth,’ Downgraded - Minyanville
    Stifel downgrades Twitter - CNBC
    02/2/2016 - 3:35 pm | View Link
  • Have a great idea? Here's how to make it actually happen - Chicago Tribune
    He writes op-eds with Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg and got a book blurb ... that they were more likely to survive, and more likely to get to IPO.
    02/2/2016 - 3:28 pm | View Link
  • The 10 richest people in Asia - Yahoo! Singapore
    Horizon Ventures have backed  companies like Facebook, Skype, Spotify ... Post-IPO, however, Alibaba’s good fortune began to slip.
    02/2/2016 - 1:19 pm | View Link
  • Raising Our Price Target on Alphabet - TheStreet.com
    ... warned you away from the Facebook IPO, but our short-term trading expert also told you how to trade the open of last year's hottest IPO if you...
    02/2/2016 - 10:58 am | View Link
  • Yahoo: how not to run an internet company - Canberra Times
    01:18Hundreds of Yahoo jobs could be on the chopping block - USA Today
    02/2/2016 - 10:10 am | View Link
  • Editas Medicine raises $94.4 million in year’s first IPO - Boston Globe
    Amazon is said to be planning an expansion into retail bookstores - Boston Globe
    02/2/2016 - 7:13 am | View Link
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  • Instagram, Facebook's most brilliant acquisition
    SAN FRANCISCO: In April 2012, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg did the unthinkable. With the company about to begin its IPO roadshow, Zuckerberg made a surprise acquisition of a 2-year old photosharing app called Instagram. What's more, Zuckerberg shelled out ...
    01/31/2016 - 10:56 pm | 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
  • Twitter's IPO: Less Volatile Than Facebook's and Less Profitable
    Anyone doubting whether Twitter could avoid Facebook's missteps and pull off a successful IPO now has their answer. Twitter ended its first day of trading at $44.90, an increase of nearly 73% on the day, valuing the company at just below $25 billion.
    11/7/2013 - 10:50 am | View Link
  • How Facebook’s IPO was bungled by Nasdaq’s computers
    At last, electronic exchange Nasdaq has agreed to cough up $10 million dollars to settle SEC charges related to the bungling of Facebook’s May 2012 IPO. It was an ugly start to Facebook’s career as a public company, and the aftermath hasn’t been much ...
    05/28/2013 - 9:00 pm | 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
  • Was Facebook's botched IPO a conspiracy?
    Retail investors' fears deepened as they realize they are losing a lot of money. The Facebook IPO did not follow the usual script. Instead of launching the largest social media company in the world as a legitimate and valuable business, the IPO has laid ...
    05/28/2012 - 7:42 am | View Link
  • Facebook trading sets record IPO volume
    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Facebook's stock market debut finally came and went -- but for all the breathless hype, shares ended right near their offering price. On Thursday night, Facebook (FB) set its final IPO price at $38 a share. When the stock began ...
    05/18/2012 - 5:12 am | View Link
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  • The Facebook IPO – US Business News
    Get up-to-the-second breaking news on the Facebook IPO, including in-depth coverage, expert analysis, and Facebook’s stock price.
    02/12/2016 - 7:43 am | View Website
  • Facebook’s IPO
    After much anticipation, Facebook filed its paperwork for an initial public offering Feb. 1, 2012, the same week the world's largest social network ...
    02/11/2016 - 6:50 pm | View Website
  • Facebook IPO
    As Facebook's shares declined below their IPO price on the second day of trading Monday, the bankers' role in supporting the stock price is taking center stage.
    02/10/2016 - 11:23 pm | View Website
  • Initial public offering of Facebook
    The social networking company Facebook held its initial public offering (IPO) on Friday, May 18, 2012. [1] The IPO was the biggest in technology and one of the ...
    02/10/2016 - 10:12 pm | View Website
  • Facebook IPO: Pictures, Videos, Breaking News
    Big News on Facebook IPO. Includes blogs, news, and community conversations about Facebook IPO.
    02/4/2016 - 10:16 am | View Website
  • Facebook IPO: Full coverage of Facebook's offering from ...
    Facebook IPO coverage from CNNMoney & Fortune of Facebook's stock offering
    01/30/2016 - 6:33 am | View Website
  • Facebook Stock Doubles IPO Price
    Facebook's stock soared above $76 during midday trading Thursday, doubling its IPO price of $38.
    07/23/2014 - 7:58 pm | View Website
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