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Take a look at some of Thursday morning's early movers:
Will the Facebook initial public offering be bullish or bearish for the stock market? Conventional wisdom is that big, headline grabbing IPOs are generally bullish for the overall stock market. But, conventional wisdom is often wrong — at least in the short term.
Wall Street is losing confidence in online recruiter Monster Worldwide, as the company struggles to find its footing in the rapidly changing market.
Facebook's planned initial public offering is the talk of the business media these days. I'm sorry to ruin the party, but what happened to Facebook violating a bunch of Yahoo!'s 1,100 patents in social and search?
How cool is Michael Grimes? Grimes is the global co-head of Morgan Stanley's technology investment banking group. He's the guy who is credited with making Morgan Stanley the number one shop for tech IPOs.
California governor Jerry Brown said Wednesday in his 'State of the State' speech: "tax revenues are increasing and the state deficit has been reduced significantly, though a 9 billion hole remains," before asking voters to approve tax hikes.
There’s been a ton of attention today to the massive to the anti-piracy Stop Online Piracy Act - But few have explained why EVERY SINGLE media giant supports the bill and why they’re desperate to fight piracy.
The start-up boom means there are more freshly minted millionaires looking to manage their wealth. And Wall Street firms are happy to help, for a fee. The New York times reports.
Identifying stocks with high short interest was in the best interest of investors, “Fast Money” trader Joe Terranova said Tuesday.
It was a good Tuesday for Internet stocks, helping a number of new media players recover from some of the losses in 2011.
Take a look at some of Monday morning's early movers:
You may not have heard of it, but near field communication (NFC) is the technology that major companies are betting will become a central part of every mobile user's life.
It will take more than Facebook to heat up the tepid market for initial public offerings, the New York Times reports.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin looks ahead to 2012 and makes predictions for popular social media companies including: Facebook, Zynga and Twitter.
When GNC hit the market in April, it had its fair share of critics. But GNC has emerged as the top IPO in a year where six percent less money was raised than 2010, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Insight on why Facebook's founder/CEO wants the social networking giant to look and act more like a blue chip business, with Shayndi Raice, Wall Street Journal. The goal is to debut not as a young startup, but as a very sophisticated blue chip company, she says.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
If you think Zynga is going to trade like LinkedIn; that is drop well below its IPO price and stay there, you should keep reading.
Shares of Zynga are trading under the IPO price, but does that create a buying opportunity? And what should investors expect when Facebook and Twitter go public? Lou Kerner, Liquidnet analyst, with the play on social media stocks.
Investors should be cautious before jumping into a new initial public offering.