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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    ... has Facebook investors big and small thrilled. They should be! Anyone who bought in on Facebook's IPO has doubled their money by now.  ...
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    09/16/2014 - 4:32 pm | View Link
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  • Facebook
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