Posts filed under “IPOs”

Facebook IPO by the Numbers

From Statista via Mashable: (some of those Statista numbers are wrong. Facebook 2011 revenue was $3.7B, not $4.2. ad revenue $3.2B, not $3.8B)


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Category: Digital Media, IPOs, Web/Tech

Facebook Valuation Formula

From the always clever Limericks Économiques: Facebook is valued at plenty By Wall Street’s high-tech cognoscenti, Based on 1 billion friends Times $5 each, then Times the IPO multiple, 20. Delightful!

Category: Humor, IPOs

Great question from WSJ’s DealJournal: > Do you spend more or less time on Facebook now than you did a year ago?

Category: IPOs, Web/Tech

Questions for Facebook IPO Investors

Last year (January 12th, 2011) I posed 5 Questions for Facebook Investors into the then private company Facebook: 1. Facebook (FB) claims 500 million subscribers. How many of these are active users — at least once or twice per week? How many of these are dead accounts, with no activity for 30 days? 90 days…Read More

Category: IPOs, Venture Capital, Web/Tech

Morgan Stanley to Lead Facebook IPO ?

Category: IPOs, Video

Breaking Down Facebook’s $100 Billion IPO

ADO via Mashable brings us this enormous infographic on Facebook’s IPO:


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Category: Digital Media, IPOs

IPO: Go, No-Go?

Interesting chart via the WSJ about IPOS — which often capture the public’s attention, despite their being less than reliable investment: A dollar invested in’s 1997 IPO would today be worth about $140. A dollar invested in Webvan would be worthless. Here’s a look at some of the high-fliers and flame-outs of the Internet…Read More

Category: Investing, IPOs

Ritholtz: Year-End Rally Likely; Groupon IPO Pricey

This was taped yesterday morning at Yahoo’s studios

Macke and Ritholtz Agree: Year-End Rally Likely, Facebook IPO Too Rich
By Aaron Task
Daily Ticker, 11/29/11

Category: IPOs, Media, Trading, Video

Winners and Losers of 2011s IPO Market

From Column Five, we get this awesome 2011 IPO graphic: > click for ginormous graphic Hat tip Column Five

Category: Digital Media, IPOs

Should You Invest in Groupon IPO?

Hilarity courtesy of BetaBeat: > Hat tip Josh

Category: Humor, IPOs