Francis Gaskins, Director of Research at Equities.com, says Weibo's decision to cut the size of its initial public offering may have been attributed to a 5 percent drop in revenue for the March quarter.» Read More
BofA Merrill Lynch, Citigroup and RBC Capital Markets are the underwriters to the IPO, the San Francisco- based company told the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in a preliminary prospectus. Zoosk is backed by venture capital firms including Canaan VIII LP, ATA Ventures and Bessemer Venture Partners.
Re/code's Arik Hesseldahl looks at pricing of new IPOs in the cloud space.
Discussing how the slump in social media stocks will impact the IPO of Chinese microblogging service Weibo, with Leena Rao, Tech Crunch Senior Editor; Max Wolff, Citizen VC chief economist and strategist; and CNBC's Seema Mody.
Weibo is akin to a hybrid of Twitter and Facebook. CNBC's Seema Mody digs into the market conditions in which the Chinese microblogging service will publicly debut.
Michael Forman, Franklin Square CEO, discusses his firm's alternative investment approach and explains the size and scale of the company's portfolio.
Peter Kafka, Re/code senior editor, weighs in on Yahoo's quarterly earnings and shares his expectations for Alibaba's IPO debut. CNBC's Jon Fortt, discusses.
April 16- Yahoo Inc's shares rose as much as 9 percent in heavy trading on Wednesday, a day after Chinese internet company Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, in which it holds a 24 percent stake, reported a surge in quarterly revenue. At least nine brokerages raised their price targets on Yahoo's shares ahead of Alibaba's IPO filing, expected next week.
Ken Moelis, Moelis & Company founder and CEO, discusses the public debut of his company on the NYSE and explains his boutique investment banking model. "Clients will want the flexibility of an independent, unconflicted advisor," Moelis says.
CNBC's David Faber provides a preview of what to expect ahead of Alibaba's highly-anticipated public debut.
The "Squawk on the Street" news team discuss Yahoo's better-than-expected Q1 earnings report and Alibaba's expected IPO filing.
April 16- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's surprise surge in revenue and its upcoming IPO present a great opportunity for investors to load up on Yahoo Inc's shares, analysts said. Yahoo's shares, which have jumped 43 percent in the past year as CEO Marissa Mayer pushed ahead with her turnaround plan, were up 7 percent at $36.70 in premarket trading on Wednesday.
NEW YORK— Moelis& Co. priced its initial public offering at $25 per share, which was below expectations. The New York investment bank plans to offer 6.5 million shares to raise $162.5 million.
*Shares in Alibaba shareholders Yahoo, Softbank jump. SAN FRANCISCO, April 15- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's revenue growth accelerated in the last quarter of 2013, a timely lift for the Chinese Internet company as it prepares to file a prospectus next week for its highly anticipated initial public offering.
HONG KONG, April 16- Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. is expected to file the prospectus for its U.S. initial public offering next week, sources said on Wednesday, moving closer to what could be the biggest-ever listing by a technology firm.
*Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley lead underwriters for offering. April 15- Moelis& Co's initial public offering has been priced at $25 per share- below its expected range- a market source said, valuing the independent investment bank at about $1.29 billion.
SAN FRANCISCO, April 15- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd accelerated revenue growth in the crucial fourth quarter, the company reported on Tuesday, a timely lift for the Chinese Internet company as it prepares for a highly anticipated public offering.
April 15- Moelis& Co's initial public offering has been priced at $25 per share, a market source said, valuing the independent investment bank at about $1.29 billion. The company's IPO raised about $162.5 million at that price, which was slightly below the expected price range of $26- $29 per share.
April 15- Associated Materials Group Inc, a maker of home-building products, said on Tuesday it had decided to withdraw its plans for an initial public offering. Last July, the company, owned by buyout firm Hellman& Friedman LLC, filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for an IPO of up to $100 million.
SAN FRANCISCO, April 15- Yahoo Inc delivered modest revenue growth in the first quarter but its shares jumped on strong results from Alibaba Group Holding Ltd ahead of the Chinese e-commerce company's highly anticipated initial public offering. Shares of Yahoo were up roughly 8 percent to $36.90 in after hours trading on Tuesday.
CNBC's Jon Fortt and Jon Steinberg, BuzzFeed president & COO, discuss Yahoo's upgrade by Macquarie. The firm recommends buying Yahoo ahead of Alibaba's IPO.