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
'I may be the last man standing in America who says this but don't give up on Netflix,' says media titan and billionaire investor Todd Wagner. Here's why.
There is no shortage of companies waiting to go public in 2012, but whether they succeed is highly uncertain and will depend on the health of the global economy and broader markets, say analysts.
As European leaders scramble to overcome the Continent’s debt crisis, many are pointing to Ireland as a model for how to get out of the troubles. The New York Times reports
Look for a huge corporate spin-off, a major apparel merger, rock bottom bond yields, hedge fund failures and an election defeat for President Obama.
As Yahoo looks for the best deal among a host of potential suitors, its problems may only just be beginning. Facebook's initial public offering in 2012, and the resulting corporate war chest, will pose a formidable challenge to Yahoo's main revenue driver: display ads.
Jim Cramer’s researcher, Nicole Urken, looks at why a defensive posture can still reap gains in a volatile market.
Pre-IPO social media giant 'a once-in-a-lifetime' company, says Liquidnet's Lou Kerner.
We got a 3% rally in the Dow. We have speculative names like Wynn, Salesforce.com, and Priceline.com surging.
"Weekly" options on shares of LinkedIn started trading today for the very first time.
While the window for tech initial public offerings remained closed during the third quarter with just four venture-backed companies pursuing IPOs, the trend appears to have reversed in recent weeks.
As uncertainty drags down U.S. stocks, Cramer urges reducing exposure to Europe.
On Wednesday, Angie's List priced its offering of 8.8 million shares at $13 each. This was at the top of the range it had expected.
France's Sarkozy wants the European Central Bank to get a banking license, the back door way to turn on the spending spigot; Germany's Merkel is opposed.
My first reaction when I heard there would be a social media ETF was the same I have whenever I hear a new “sector” fund is being launched: Why always after the fact?
Not only do you leave your own digital footprints everywhere, but you can also drag your online friends with you from site to site, even if they have no interest in going there, the New York Times reports.
Groupon's IPO was priced at $20 a share, well above the expected range of $16 to $18. The stock is expected to start trading on Friday under the ticker symbol "GRPN."
Most likely outcome of the Greek confidence vote: An interim government that immediately approves the EU package. The most pressing issue is money — Greece has run out. They need the 8 billion euros ($11 billion) from the troika fast. If they don't clearly approve the European Union package, they don't get the money, which means they will face an immediate crisis even before they are able to hold an election.
According to the latest IPO valuation, online coupon purveyor Groupon is worth more than half the S&P 500 index, which one trader called "ludicrous."
With a week left before pricing its long-watched initial public offering, Groupon executives, led by CEO Andrew Mason, will round out the first leg of road show presentations in front of an estimated 300 investors at Manhattan’s St. Regis hotel Friday.
With Groupon set to price next week, find out how the “Mad Money” host thinks you should play it.