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Twitter is set to close the books on its $1.75 billion initial public offering a day earlier than scheduled amid strong investor demand for shares.
Nov 4- Twitter Inc raised the price range for its initial public offering on Monday as it seeks to raise up to $1.75 billion, signaling strong demand for the most closely watched IPO since Facebook Inc's in 2012..
Nov 4- Twitter Inc is set to close the books on its $1.75 billion initial public offering a day earlier than scheduled, on Tuesday at 12:00 p.m. EST amid strong investor demand for shares, according to two sources with knowledge of the process. Goldman Sachs Group Inc is leading Twitter's IPO, alongside Morgan Stanley and JPMorgan Chase& Co..
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the investing public is not ready to jump in on Twitter yet and young adults are among the least likely to consider the social media site a good investment.
Nov 4- Twitter Inc boosted the price range for its initial public offering to $23 to $25 per share on Monday, as the microblogging network now seeks to raise up to $1.75 billion. The previous range was $17 to $20 per share.
CNBC's Jim Cramer and David Faber discuss the implications of the SAC settlement and Steven Cohn's interest in buying a Major League Baseball team.
Nov 4- Twitter Inc on Monday boosted the price range for its initial public offering to $23 to $25 per share, as the microblogging network now seeks to raise up to $1.75 billion. The previous range was $17 to $20 per share. Twitter's IPO is set to price on Wednesday, with shares set to trade on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday.
The "Squawk on the Street" crew address the skepticism surrounding the Twitter IPO and draw comparisons to Facebook.
NEW YORK, Nov 1- Twitter will be the talk of Wall Street next week when the social media company goes public in the stock market's most anticipated initial public offering since 2012' s Facebook. Twitter is expected to price its IPO on the evening of Nov. 6 and begin trading Nov. 7 on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol.
Nov 1- Textbook publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Co announced an initial public offering of 18.25 million shares at $14- $16 per share, raising as much as $292 million for the selling shareholders including John Paulson's hedge fund.
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 1- Morningstar on Friday joined three other brokerages in setting price targets for Twitter Inc well above its IPO price range, suggesting the stock has room to rise at least 30 percent. Last month, Pivotal Research had set its price target for the social media micro-messaging company at $29 a share, SunTrust at $50 and Topeka Capital at $54.
CNBC's Bob Pisani and "Fast Money" trader Simon Baker discuss the Container Store as it surges on its first day of trading.
Container Store's shares, which had been priced at $18, opened at $35 and touched a high of $36.55, valuing the company at about $1.7 billion. Container Store, established in Dallas in 1978, operates 62 stores in 22 states and the District of Columbia.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on Twitter's largest shareholder and if they are holding for the long-term.
Talent is the "whole ball game," says Kip Tindell, The Container Store chairman & CEO, sharing his thoughts on the importance of retaining trained employees, as his company debuts on the New York Stock Exchange today.
Patrick Keane, president of Sharethrough, says Twitter's valuation will be fair because of its growth prospects.
Oct 31- Storage products retailer Container Store Group Inc raised $225 million after pricing its initial public offering at the top end of its increased price range. The company had planned to sell shares at $14- $16 per share but raised the range to $17- $18 on Wednesday. JPMorgan, Barclays and Credit Suisse were the lead underwriters for the offering.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports high demand is expected for The Container Store once it goes public.
The Container Store's IPO priced at $18 per share, the high end of its expected range on Thursday.
Oct 31- Hotel chain Extended Stay America Inc said it expects to sell 28.3 million common shares at $18- $21 each in an initial public offering, valuing the company at as much as $4.2 billion.