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  • IPO Will Be 'Greatest Muppet Show' Ever  Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 4:56 PM ET
    A sign with the 'like' symbol stands in front of the Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, California.

    Clients have gone crazy for Facebook, say four financial advisors who relate that clients are saying the darndest things.

  • Facebook Prices at $38; Trading Poised to Start Friday Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 4:31 PM ET
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    Facebook priced its historic initial public offering at $38, a share at the high end of the expected range of $34-$38, becoming the largest internet IPO in history.

  • 'Apple Being Used as ATM for Facebook IPO' Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 4:12 PM ET
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    Are investors selling Apple to raise cash to buy Facebook? It seems so, say several brokers who have been watching Apple's stock price fall.

  • Facebook IPO: the Bull, the Bear   Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 4:00 PM ET
    Facebook IPO: the Bull, the Bear

    Richard Greenfield, BTIG Research analyst, says Facebook is a buy for the institutional investor -- but be cautious. On the other hand, Anant Sundaram, a professor at Dartmouth's Tuck School of Business, is in the "don't buy" camp.

  • Facebook Could Face Wave of Selling in 3 Months Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 3:24 PM ET
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    After an IPO, insiders and major holders normally have to wait 180 days to sell shares. But that's not the case with Facebook.

  • Top venture capitalist Bill Gurley tells us after Facebook, there’s another social media company that will probably capture attention.

  • 4 Reasons Why Facebook Should Not Be Underestimated Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 2:56 PM ET

    Bill Gurley, general partner at Benchmark Capital, tells us that focusing on the potential negatives in Facebook is probably the wrong way to look at this company.

  • Facebook IPO: Cramer’s Take Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 2:54 PM ET
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    The “Mad Money” host analyzes the No. 1 social network ahead of its $10 billion initial public offering.

  • Cramer Weighs in on Facebook IPO Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 2:53 PM ET
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    Facebook is expected to start selling stock to the public for the first time on Friday, but is it worth buying?

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    Investors who couldn’t get in on the deal should avoid buying shares Friday, Cramer said.

  • A sign with the 'like' symbol stands in front of the Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, California.

    “What's happening now is nothing like the insanity that gripped the market in 1999,” Cramer said. 

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    A few hours before the oversubscribed, wildly sought after Facebook shares are priced for the company’s public debut, Max Wolff, analyst at GreenCrest Capital, said buying in now is like “buying a lottery ticket.”

  • How Do You Put a Price on Facebook? Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 2:32 PM ET
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    Facebook doesn’t need the money. And investors say the price tag almost doesn’t matter. So how do you put a price on something that many say is priceless?

  • The Facebook IPO Across the Twitterverse Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 2:32 PM ET
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    From Silicon Valley to Bollywood, the impending opportunity to buy Facebook shares is sparking conversation across all social networks.

  • Why Facebook Is Celebrating Its IPO With a Hackathon Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 2:29 PM ET
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    Facebook isn't losing its commitment to its "Hacker" culture when it goes public — instead, it's celebrating it, with an all-night "Hackathon."

  • Inside Facebook's Money Machine Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 2:21 PM ET
    A Facebook Inc. IPO announcement flag flies outside of JPMorgan Chase & Co. headquarters in New York.

    There’s been a lot of talk about Facebook’s valuation, but the real question behind that valuation, is how Facebook makes money and what its prospects are in the future.

  • Important Dates in Facebook History Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 2:10 PM ET
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    So, what did it take to change the way millions of people around the globe stay connected? Click through the interactive timeline below for some of the key dates in Facebook's history.

  • Sheryl Sandberg: Facebook's Billion-Dollar Woman Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 2:02 PM ET
    Sheryl Sandberg, Chief Operating Officer of Facebook.

    As the social network’s COO, Sandberg runs its all-important advertising business, business development, and oversees hiring.

  • Failed IPOs of the Dot-Com Bubble Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 1:29 PM ET
    The escalating price of buyouts and the valuations of recent IPOs have plenty of people worried we're in – or approaching – another tech bubble. Experts are divided on how accurate those fears are, but there's no denying the implosion that occurred right before the turn of the last century. The first tech bubble saw ridiculous levels of spending – from both executives and venture capitalists – and it was only a matter of time before investors hopped on that bandwagon. A lot of those shareholders

    The escalating price of buyouts and the valuations of recent IPOs have plenty of people worried about another potential tech bubble.

  • Facebook's Four Degrees of Separation Thursday, 17 May 2012 | 12:58 PM ET
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    Remember that stat that says everyone in the world is separated by just 6-degrees of separation? Well Facebook’s done the math. And based on its number of users, and the average number of “friends” each of those users have, the company says it’s narrowed the gap down to 4.74-degrees.