Renren Inc


  • Why You Cannot Short LinkedIn Thursday, 19 May 2011 | 3:50 PM ET
    Linkedin founder Reid Garrett Hoffman (C) and CEO Jeff Weiner (2nd R) at the ringing of the opening bell of the New York Stock Exchange May 19, 2011 during the initial public offering of the company.

    Do you believe in shares of LinkedIn spacer at $90 a share? No, then how about at $122.70 a share—currently the high trade. Want to get short? Sorry, you can’t, this is just a one way market—at least for now.

  • Watch LinkedIn for Signs of Social Media Bubble Tuesday, 17 May 2011 | 8:37 AM ET

    The glut of sales and initial public offerings (IPO) in the social media sector expected during this year could be indicative of a tech bubble similar to a decade ago, analysts have told CNBC.com.

  • Despite Restrictions, Microblogs Catch on in China Monday, 16 May 2011 | 4:11 AM ET
    A woman surfs the internet on a laptop computer at a wireless cafe in Beijing, China.

    Weibo’s 140 million other registered users are one big reason American Internet companies like Facebook, Twitter and YouTube want to get into China,  the NYT reports.

  • Chinese IPOs Sizzle on First Day, But Fizzle Thereafter Wednesday, 11 May 2011 | 12:12 PM ET
    Investors watch a display at a stock exchange in Huaian, Jiangsu Province, China.

    This was supposed to be a big week for Chinese IPOs, with 3 Chinese companies debuting at the NYSE and Nasdaq. But with 2 of those IPOs failing to price last night, the appetite for Chinese IPOs seems to be waning.

  • Weibo Posts Lesson In Making Social Media Pay Wednesday, 11 May 2011 | 9:01 AM ET
    Chinese ladies accessing wireless internet at a Beijing restaurant.

    More individuals and companies in China are using social media to make money, fuelling expectations that websites such as Weibo will start making money sooner than Twitter – which is blocked in China – and other western rivals,  the FT reports.

  • Chinese IPOs: Looks Like the Top Tuesday, 10 May 2011 | 3:11 PM ET

    I noted last week that recent Chinese IPOs have been hot out of the gate, and faded fast. This week, we have three more IPOs from China, and now...they're not even hot out of the gate.

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.

  • Chinese IPOs: Signs of Investor Burnout Monday, 9 May 2011 | 4:27 PM ET

    For all the hype, Chinese IPOs recently have been great out of the gate, but have faded quickly. Are investors over-invested, unsure about the data being provided, or just unwilling to be long-term holders?

  • 10 Things Cramer's Watching Next Week Friday, 6 May 2011 | 6:36 PM ET

    The "Mad Money" host reveals his "Game Plan."

  • More Companies Go Public As Economy, Stocks Recover Thursday, 5 May 2011 | 10:53 AM ET

    IPO filings tend to lag an economic recovery,  which is why the docket is getting full now after analysts became more confident late last year that the economy was strengthening.

  • The Lightning Round is extended in this CNBC.com exclusive feature.

  • Stocks End Lower in Selloff as Silver, Oil Slide Wednesday, 4 May 2011 | 4:59 PM ET

    Stocks closed broadly lower Wednesday amid sliding prices for precious metals and oil, and news of weakness in the U.S. economy.

  • Stocks Fall Ahead of the Close; Intel Gains Wednesday, 4 May 2011 | 4:10 PM ET

    Stocks sank across-the-board Wednesday as investors took a breather following disappointing economic news and a selloff in commodities. 

  • China's 'Facebook' Renren Surges on First Trading Day Wednesday, 4 May 2011 | 11:19 AM ET

    Renren shares rose in their market debut Wednesday after the company priced its initial public offering at the top of an expected range.

  • Strange Goings on With RenRen IPO Wednesday, 4 May 2011 | 8:55 AM ET

    Strange goings on with hot Chinese IPO RenRen, set to begin trading this morning at the NYSE. I understand that the deal closed and priced this morning (it was supposed to price last night)—53.1 million shares were priced at $14 (about $743 million), above the price talk of $12-$14.