Mark Zuckerberg


  • Facebook's Early Days: 'I Was About to Just Can It' Saturday, 12 May 2012 | 5:19 PM ET

    Articles from “The Harvard Crimson” provides a glimpse into Facebook's 2004 inception in Mark Zuckerberg’s dorm room—before it became a social networking giant.

  • The Week Ahead: Facebook's IPO     Friday, 11 May 2012 | 6:02 PM ET

    CNBC's Tyler Mathisen looks ahead to what are likely to be next week's top business and financial stories.

  • Cramer: Next Week Is All About Facebook IPO     Friday, 11 May 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer lays out his game plan for next week, ahead of Facebook's initial public offering.

  • The Cost of Higher Taxes     Friday, 11 May 2012 | 4:11 PM ET

    Nearly half of IPOs have priced below expectations this year, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche. Ron Insana, CNBC contributor, also weighs in on Procter & Gamble and Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin's move to Singapore.

  • Can Facebook's IPO Fix the Market?     Friday, 11 May 2012 | 3:35 PM ET

    Forecasting Facebook's pricing and performance ahead of its initial public offering, with Steven DeSanctis, Bank of America Merrill Lynch and John Manley, Wells Fargo Advantage Funds.

  • Facebook Considering Dual-Coast IPO Open Friday, 11 May 2012 | 2:42 PM ET

    With its public company debut just a week away, Facebook is considering several different scenarios for its opening bell festivities, according to people familiar with the matter.

  • Facebook's Roadshow Latest     Friday, 11 May 2012 | 1:15 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin and Kayla Tausche report the latest details on Facebook's roadshow, including a possible updated price range and Zuckerberg's attendance at today's investor meeting.

  • Facebook Eyes Higher Price Range: Sources Friday, 11 May 2012 | 11:58 AM ET

    Despite earlier reports of weak demand, Facebook’s initial public offering is highly oversubscribed and could result in a higher price range for the shares next week, sources told CNBC Friday.

  • The current oversubscription for the Facebook IPO doesn't include retail allocation, according to sources of CNBC's Kayla Tausche.

  • Facebook Vulnerable in Mobile?     Friday, 11 May 2012 | 10:50 AM ET

    Facebook warned potential investors that mobile is an even bigger risk than the company originally disclosed. Shayndi Raice, reporter at the Wall Street Journal, weighs in.

  • Facebook Roadshow Comes Home to Palo Alto Friday, 11 May 2012 | 10:23 AM ET
    Mark Zuckerberg

    Today Facebook brings its roadshow to the Crowne Plaza in Palo Alto, just a stone's throw from where Facebook was founded. This may not be the biggest event on the road show — New York was with about 660 people attending — but it's a crucial moment for Facebook to be evaluated on its home turf.

  • Probe May Delay Facebook Instagram Deal Thursday, 10 May 2012 | 3:20 PM ET
    Facebook, Instagram

    A competition probe into Facebook’s $1 billion acquisition of Instagram threatens to postpone the closure of the deal beyond the second quarter, the target set by the company in its initial public offering documents.

  • Will FTC Probe Delay Facebook-Instagram Deal?     Thursday, 10 May 2012 | 3:20 PM ET

    Facebook will pay Instagram a $200 million breakup fee if the deal falls apart, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.

  • Weaker Case for Facebook?     Thursday, 10 May 2012 | 1:05 PM ET

    A different take on Facebook was voiced this morning on CNBC's "Squawk Box." And more Facebook users are using their mobile phones, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche. Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, weighs in.

  • Can Scott Thompson Fix Yahoo?     Thursday, 10 May 2012 | 12:45 PM ET

    Sharing perspective on the drama over Yahoo CEO's resume and whether Facebook is overvalued, with Gene Munster, Piper Jaffray; Dan Niles, AlphaOne Capital Partners; Pete Najarian, TradeMonster.com; Anthony Scaramucci, SkyBridge Capital; and CNBC's Scott Wapner.

  • Fiorina's Open Letter to Zuckerberg     Thursday, 10 May 2012 | 11:16 AM ET

    Former Hewlett-Packard CEO and CNBC contributor Carly Fiorina wrote an open letter to Mark Zuckerberg, offering her advice to the Facebook CEO on the upcoming IPO.

  • Facebook is 'Muppet Bait': Business Insider CEO     Thursday, 10 May 2012 | 7:20 AM ET

    Henry Blodget, Business Insider CEO & editor-in-chief, calls the Facebook IPO "muppet bait" on CNBC's "Squawk Box." Click here to find out exactly what he said.

  • A Circle of Tech: Collect Payout, Do a Start-Up Thursday, 10 May 2012 | 3:06 AM ET

    Matt Cohler was employee No. 7 at Facebook. Adam D’Angelo joined his high school friend Mark Zuckerberg’s quirky little start-up in 2004 — and became its chief technology officer. Ruchi Sanghvi was the first woman on its engineering team, the New York Times reports.

  • Mobile Growth May Negatively Affect Facebook Revenue Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 6:25 PM ET
    Facebook IPO papers

    Facebook said the increasing number of users using Facebook on mobile devices is hard to gauge and the fast pace may negatively affect its revenue and results.

  • Carly Fiorina: An Open Letter to Mark Zuckerberg Wednesday, 9 May 2012 | 5:36 PM ET
    Mark Zuckerberg is meeting would-be investors as the largest social-networking service begins marketing its initial public offering.

    In this open letter Ms. Fiorina writes, "You have made history and changed history, not just on Wall Street but on streets around the world. You have altered everything from teenagers' social lives to tyrants political calculations."