Big IPO Runups of 1975-2006

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This has been prepared by Prof. Jay R. Ritter of the University of Florida using data from CNNfn, Yahoo!, Securities Data Co., and Bloomberg

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6 Responses to “Big IPO Runups of 1975-2006”

  1. KidDynamite says:

    barry – do you think you could ask the Professor to add a column here: “$$$ left on the table” – ie, first day notional price increase times number of shares issued?

    I think that would be a very telling stat. Email me if possible…

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  5. Invictus says:

    @KidDynamite, re: Money left on the table:

    See the professor’s page here:
    http://bear.warrington.ufl.edu/ritter/ipodata.htm

    He’s got you covered.

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