• Facebook IPO Blame Game     Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 4:13 PM ET

    Who is to blame for Facebook's IPO debacle? Why was a company that's trading around $20 valued at $40 when it began trading? With Max Wolff, Greencrest Capital senior analyst, and Louis Kerner, Social Internet Fund manager.

  • Sluggish Dell Transformation ‘Disappointing’: Pros Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 4:07 PM ET

    Dell has made strides in its transformation efforts, yet the company is falling short of key benchmarks on its road to reinvention, analysts told CNBC Wednesday.

  • Uproar Over Peter Thiel's Facebook Sale     Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 1:50 PM ET

    Should Peter Thiel be allowed to stay on Facebook's board since selling his shares. Is the criticism of Nike's $300 shoe fair? And the Candy Lady is making candy that looks like crystal meth, with CNBC's John Carney & Julia Boorstin.

  • Expect More Insider Selling of Facebook Stock Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 1:37 PM ET

    Investors in social-media companies appear to be in an anti-social mood, as they bail out of stocks in the sector, especially Facebook.

  • Where to Buy Facebook     Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 12:00 PM ET

    How to trade on Facebook's growing pains, with Aswath Damodaran, NYU Stern School of Business and the FMHR traders, in spite of questions about the company's management.

  • Silicon Valley CEO Report Card     Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 11:10 AM ET

    Carly Fiorina, former HP Chairman & CEO, and Gordon Bethune, former CEO of Continental Airlines, rate Facebook and Groupon's leadership.

  • Jim Cramer says Peter Thiel selling a majority of his stake in Facebok is legal, but it still "smells bad."

  • Baron: Facebook an 'Attractive Business'     Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 8:21 AM ET

    Ron Baron, Baron Capital chairman & CEO, offers his view on Facebook. "They can know more about everybody than anyone else can," he says. "We haven't decided whether or not we are going to invest in it. It is an attractive business in my opinion." Mario Gabelli, GAMCO Investors, also weighs in.

  • Gabelli: Thiel Still Has 'Skin in the Game'     Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012 | 7:50 AM ET

    "A lot of these directors don't own these stock," says Mario Gabelli, GAMCO Investors, commenting on Facebook director Peter Thiel selling a majority of his Facebook stock. "He still has $200 million worth of stock... What's wrong with that?"

  • There's Nothing Pretty for Dell     Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 6:50 PM ET

    Andrew Tonner, Technology and Media Financial Editor at The Motley Fool says that there's nothing pretty for Dell in the U.S., especially as consumers go mobile.

  • $315 Nikes? That's a Really Big Shoe Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 5:25 PM ET
    The LeBron X from Nike.

    Men now aspire to do what women have aspired to for a long time —spend a month’s grocery bill to cover up their feet. The latest proof is the Lebron X shoes expected from Nike, which carry a pricetag of $315.

  • Can Zuckerberg Possibly Fix Facebook?     Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 3:27 PM ET

    Ben Barr, CNET columnist, explains why we need more time before we blame founder Mark Zuckerberg for Facebook's problems, while Chris Whalen, Tangent Capital Partners, disagrees.

  • Peter Thiel, founder of the Theil Foundation and is a technology entrepreneur, investor, and philanthropist.

    Early Facebook investor Peter Thiel is not a long-term investor in the company and should step down from the company's board of directors, an analyst at Wedbush Securities said Tuesday.

  • Mobile Ads: Facebook vs. Twitter     Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 2:24 PM ET

    Research firm Emarketer says Twitter's ad products are generally more effective than Facebook's, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • What Is Facebook Really Worth? Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 1:59 PM ET
    A news ticker announces the falling share price of Facebook in Times Square on August 16, 2012 in New York City. Shares of Facebook fell today on the NASDAQ stock exchange on the first day insiders were allowed to sell their shares.

    With no real basis in a stock with an iffy future, selling pressure will continue for Facebook through the end of the year. Still, there is still value here. TheStreet.com reports.

  • Soros Invests in Man-U     Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 1:55 PM ET

    Discussing Peter Thiel's sale of his Facebook shares, Nike's Lebron James sneakers, and George Soros' $44 million minority stake in Manchester United, with CNBC's John Carney and Robert Frank.

  • Startups See Facebook As A Cautionary Tale     Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 1:17 PM ET

    Peter Thiel has dumped most of his Facebook shares, and other startups are delaying their public filings, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Private Market to Blame for Facebook?     Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 12:40 PM ET

    Fingers are pointing at the secondary market as the main reason behind Facebook's fall from grace following its May IPO. Back in December, investor James Altucher talked about the secondary market's high valuation of the firm.

  • Facebook

    The fact that billionaire investor Peter Thiel sold the majority of his stake in Facebook shouldn’t worry investors, but the social network’s mobile problem certainly should, BTI Richard Greenfield told CNBC's “Squawk on the Street” Tuesday.

  • Startups See Facebook as Cautionary Tale     Tuesday, 21 Aug 2012 | 11:45 AM ET

    Now that Facebook's bubble has burst, startups that once wanted to be the next Facebook, now see it as a cautionary tale, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin. The bar for going public is now much higher.