Yahoo is making amends for years of blundering with one smart move: An investment in China's Alibaba that has turned into a multibillion-dollar boon.» Read More
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Alibaba could have sold nearly $2 billion worth of stock listing on Nasdaq, but it was worried about Nasdaq's ability to handle their $21 billion IPO.
SAN FRANCISCO/ WASHINGTON, Sept 12- Islamic State's Twitter users, which have trumpeted the group's violent acts and worldview on the social media service, have gone abruptly quiet in past days.
Cramer thinks next week could be tough. “It’s not a bad idea to raise some cash,” he said.
Apple Inc. rose. 2 percent to $101.66 with 60,867,000 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. fell. 1 percent to $25.16 with 31,665,700 shares traded. eBay Inc. rose 3.0 percent to $52.19 with 42,136,100 shares traded.
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Bloomberg first reported that Alibaba's books would close a day early for its IPO. Co-founder and executive chairman Jack Ma has spoken with investors all over the United States this week including stops in New York and Boston, presenting the company's growth strategies and addressing concerns over its corporate governance.
Sept 12- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd plans to close its IPO order book early after it received enough orders to sell all the shares in the record-breaking offering, Bloomberg reported, citing people with knowledge of the matter. Alibaba is expected to stop taking orders in Asia on Sept. 17, a day earlier than previously scheduled, Bloomberg reported.
The U.S. government threatened Yahoo with a $250,000-per-day fine in 2008 if it did not hand over user data, declassified documents reveal.
The highly anticipated debut of China's Alibaba will come amid the busiest year for initial public offerings since the tech bubble burst in 2000.
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 11- The U.S. government in 2008 threatened to fine Yahoo Inc $250,000 a day if it failed to turn over customer data to intelligence agencies, according to documents unsealed on Thursday.
The highly anticipated debut of Alibaba will come amid the busiest year for initial public offerings since the technology bubble burst in 2000.
Sept 11- Credit card processor Alliance Data Systems Corp said it will buy Conversant Inc for about $2.3 billion in cash and stock to boost its digital marketing business. The $35 per share offer comprises $16.80 in cash and the rest in stock, based on a fixed exchange ratio, Alliance Data said.
Apple Inc. fell. 9 percent to $100.11 with 31,488,000 shares traded. Facebook Inc. rose. 2 percent to $77.57 with 18,907,700 shares traded. FireEye Inc. rose 4.7 percent to $36.49 with 11,463,000 shares traded.
Initial public offerings are like a big, exclusive party that all investors are invited to but only few can actually attend.
NEW YORK, Sept 11- The highly anticipated debut of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, the Chinese e-commerce group, will come amid the busiest year for initial public offerings since the technology bubble burst in 2000.. Alibaba's IPO, which could come as soon as Sept. 19, could raise more than $21 billion and claim Facebook Inc's title of biggest tech IPO.
The hedge fund community appears to be salivating over Alibaba, with interest from Leon Cooperman, Dan Loeb and other major players.
According to Jim Cramer, when the big mutual funds sell stocks in order to take in Alibaba, they're going to sell other stocks that are growth stocks.
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In Alibaba's exhaustive IPO prospectus (319 pages plus the index), only two competitors are mentioned by name: Tencent and Baidu.