From a branding perspective, it'll be hard for Facebook to portray itself as a platform for purposes beyond socializing, says Michael Gayed, Chief Investment Strategist of Pension Partners.» Read More
Facebook is selling 180 million shares – the proceeds of which it will keep. Other stockholders will sell 157.4 million shares, and those proceeds will not go to Facebook.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche has the update on Facebook's pending IPO, and what investor can expect on growth and valuation from the company, with the Fast Money traders. Also an update on LinkedIn's earnings beat from the company's conference call, with CNBC's Jon Fortt.
Stocks finished in negative territory Thursday, with the S&P falling below its key 1400 milestone, weighed down by a weak ISM non-manufacturing report and as investors stayed cautious ahead of Friday's government jobs data.
The professional networking site reported quarterly earnings and revenue that topped Wall Street's expectations on Thursday, sending its shares higher in trading after the closing bell.
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.
Check out which companies are making headlines after-the-bell Monday:
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.