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LinkedIn acquired SlideShare for $118.75 million in cash and stock, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt.
CNBC's Steve Liesman offers insight on unemployment data and which economic indicator best gauges the health of the U.S. economy. Ken Sena, Evercore Partners analyst, also shares his expectations for LinkedIn ahead of its earnings report this afternoon.
Stocks recovered from an early decline to end narrowly mixed Wednesday, but worries over the weak ADP employment report kept investors on edge ahead of Friday's key jobs data.
Deep Nishar, LinkedIn senior vice president discusses how his company plans to take advantage of the growing use of social networking on mobile devices. CNBC¿s Jon Fortt weighs in.
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It seems like every week we see another VC-backed company go public and the stock soars — most recently, Splunk stock jumped 109 after going public. With such profitable exits, one would expect venture investors to clamor to pour money into startups. But in fact, the opposite is the case.
To win over Instagram, Facebook was forced to show its hand.
Facebook's blockbuster initial public offering could be coming at just the right time for markets — right when investors are preparing for the seemingly annual ritual to sell in May and go away.
Trading volume should power JPMorgan Chase to report a very good quarter, while refinancing will boost Wells Fargo earnings, Stifel Nicolaus analyst Christopher Mutascio told CNBC Thursday.
Gary Burnison, CEO of Korn/Ferry International and author of "The Twelve Absolutes of Leadership" explains how to make sure you set the right strategy and make it stick.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
What does a FB listing mean materially for the Nasdaq? Probably not much. But it is a psychological victory, and that is important. But the battle for social media is still a toss-up.
Facebook’s highly-coveted “FB” stock will list on the Nasdaq when the company makes its public debut in May, according to a person familiar with the matter.
Nokia hopes for a more favorable outcome as it competes for the affections of the U.S. smartphone buyer with the Lumia 900, which reaches AT&T and other retailers Sunday.
The Fast Money traders weigh in on why SanDisk matters and provide stock picks as the rally narrows, and David Riehl, Data Explorers, explains how to profit from shorting IPOs.
Private market trading in Facebook – the company that created the need for secondary brokerages in the first place – will be suspended after this week as the company takes final steps toward its initial public offering slated for May, according to people familiar with the matter.
Reid Hoffman recently loaned Kiva $1 million and invited 40,000 people to each lend out $25 of his money to a borrower of their choice, using the Kiva platform, at no cost.
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Firms like Morgan Stanley must tightly monitor communications to ensure that they are in compliance with securities regulations. As a result, they generally block employees from using social media sites like Twitter or even checking personal e-mail accounts at work. Indeed, the banks underwriting the gigantic Facebook I.P.O. bar their employees from using the social networking site.
Goldman Sachs upgraded the social networking site LinkedIn in a research note on Wednesday, saying the company’s improving user engagement and emerging products suggest steeper long-term growth.