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There are plenty of reasons Facebook's IPO had a disappointing debut on Friday, but new information is emerging on why the stock selloff nearly turned into a run on Monday.
What next? The Illuminati and the Rosicrucians caused the Facebook stock decline?
"When all the parties to a transaction are greedy, this is the kind of outcome you can expect," the leader of the Vanguard Group said of the Facebook IPO.
Discussing Morgan Stanley's early cut on Facebook's estimates before its IPO, with Michael Mullaney, Fiduciary Trust CIO; Francis Gaskins, IPODesktop.com president/editor; and the "Closing Bell" crew.
CNBC's Brian Shactman describes Facebook's first day of trading play by play. Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale School of Management and Gary Burnison, Korn/Ferry International CEO, discuss why they are awaiting a statement from Mark Zuckerberg.
While trading glitches at the Nasdaq on the company’s opening day are widely seen as contributing to the sell-off, the stock’s lingering shortcomings are raising questions about whether or not lead underwriter Morgan Stanley (along with other banks) misgauged the demand, and the price of the deal.
According to Reuters, FINRA's Ketchum said, "Allegations if true, are a matter of regulatory concern," reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.
General Motors announced it would stop paying for advertising on Facebook and rely on the site's free content, just before Facebook's IPO. CNBC's Phil LeBeau offers insight and discusses Ferrari's big fail.
What impact does Facebook's plunge have on the psyche of the retail investor? Legendary investor and founder of the Vanguard Group, Jack Bogle, offers insight. "It all comes down to value and it all goes away from price, and avoiding IPOs and avoiding even individual stocks is the best strategy for investors," Bogle says.
“The SEC has to look at this – it’s bizarre," says Henry Blodget on Halftime. "How can you have an estimate cut in the middle of a road show and not have that communicated widely?”
CNBC's Bertha Coombs explains a timeline of Facebook's plunge post-IPO. Alistair Barr, Reuters reporter, shares perspective on Morgan Stanley's cut on Facebook during its roadshow.
Lawyers say Facebook is becoming a growing factor in divorce cases and according to a UK survey, more than a third of divorce filings in 2011 contained the word "Facebook." The "Power Lunch" crew discusses Facebook's latest trading performance, with Neil Weinberg, American Banker editor-in-chief.
Will the fallout from the Facebook IPO debacle be worse for Morgan Stanley than the $2 billion trading loss for JPMorgan? Neil Weinberg, American Banker editor-in-chief, shares perspective.
CNBC's Kayla Taushce reports on the details of the Nasdaq's annual shareholder meeting and says Jefferies has rated the NDAQ a "hold."
Yahoo has done little to prove that it’s dominant Web portal will be a long-term answer to the growing threat of social networks like Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.
Jeff Kilburg, Kilburg Capital, offers insight on which social media stocks are in the lead right now.
There was only limited mention of Facebook's trading issues at Nasdaq's annual shareholder meeting, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.
Stocks continued to rebound Tuesday, and traders are debating whether it’s just a quick relief rally or the start of a new move higher.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche has the latest details from the Nasdaq's annual shareholder meeting, just days after Facebook's trading losses. Dana Telsey, Advisory Group CEO, also weighs in on the best bets in luxury retail.
CNBC's Seema Mody and the FMHR take a look at which stocks are trending on Twitter, including First Solar. Also, Michael Pachter, Wedbush Securities analyst, discusses why Facebook is a "buy" and Best Buy's debt continues to plague the company.