Posts filed under “IPOs”

Graphic: Comparing FB with other Tech IPOS

Fantastic graphics from NYT showing how outsized the Facebook IPO secondary was:


Google, circa 2004



This is what I meant by piggish:


Facebook, circa 2012



Category: Digital Media, IPOs, Technology

Ritholtz: Facebook Valuation ‘Piggish’

May 18 (Bloomberg) — Barry Ritholtz, chief executive officer of FusionIQ, an equities research firm, talks about the initial public offering of Facebook Inc. and the social network company’s growth outlook. Ritholtz speaks with Erik Schatzker, Sara Eisen and Scarlet Fu on Bloomberg Television’s “InsideTrack.”

Bloomberg, May 18, 2012

Category: IPOs, Video

THIS Is Why You Use A Limit Order

Category: Apprenticed Investor, IPOs, Trading

Media Appearance: BTV Inside Track; Bloomberg Surveillance Radio

Inside Track Bloomberg Surveillance   This morning, I am doing double duty at Bloomberg — from 7:00 am to 8:00 am, I will be on Inside Track with Erik Schatzker discussing the IPO you are already to sick to death about. Then from 8:00 am to 10:00 am, I will be guest hosting Bloomberg Surveillance…Read More

Category: Investing, IPOs, Media

A Facebook IPO By the Numbers

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Category: Digital Media, IPOs

Open Thread: Facebook’s Pricing, Privacy & Future

Are you sick to death of Facebook hype yet? Me too! I haven’t heard much about their privacy issues in the mad run up to IPO. (I wonder why that is?) No matter how many times I shut off notifications, raise privacy settings, and remove alerts, Facebook continues to send me email. It seems every…Read More

Category: IPOs, Legal, Trading, Valuation, Web/Tech

Kedrosky: Facebook Has Institutional Overhang

Paul Kedrosky, author of the Infectious Greed Blog and a Bloomberg contributing editor, talks about the outlook for Facebook Inc.’s initial public offering. Kedrosky speaks with Erik Schatzker, Stephanie Ruhle, Scarlet Fu and Sara Eisen on Bloomberg Television’s “InsideTrack.”

Source: Bloomberg May 17 2012

Category: IPOs, Video, Web/Tech

1,000 Facebook ‘Likes’ Cost $75

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For $75, This Guy Will Sell You 1,000 Facebook ‘Likes’
Steve Henn and Zoe Chace
NPR, May 16, 2012

Category: IPOs, Video, Web/Tech

Facebook Stock Certificate Facebook

Click to enlarge: Source: DC Entertainment Hat tip contrabandista

Category: IPOs, Valuation

BNN: Facebook Raises IPO Price Range

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Source: Business News Network

Category: IPOs, Video