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Analysts and investors are gearing up for a heavy dose of good news for Groupon on Wednesday morning, in what is expected to be a day of positive research ratings for the stock.
The latest online luxury retailer, Belle & Clive is being launched Tuesday by retail veteran Bluefly, who is claiming that its long-established relationships with "the most coveted designer brands" will give competitors like Gilt Groupe a run for its money.
A rough year for the initial public offering market may end with a bang, as companies rush to get their offerings out the door before the holidays.
With investors expected to stay cautious for the foreseeable future, analysts are bullish on businesses with predictable revenue streams and growth.
Despite recession-like attitudes about the economy, the average American plans to spend more on gifts this year, up 22 percent from last year, CNBC's latest All-America Economic Survey reveals.
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.
One of my favorite year-end tasks is naming the year’s worst corporate CEO. There is no shortage of names this year.
Although a recent survey found 70 percent of small-business owners hate Groupon, consumers remain big fans.
Men tend to be very task-focused when they shop online, says BBDO CEO Andrew Robertson. “They don’t shop, they hunt,” he said. Women, however, tend to think of shopping as “a journey,” he says. A look at what this means for retailers such as Blue Nile that are trying to broaden their customer base.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
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.
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.
With the success of online deal sites including Groupon, hundreds of imitators have cropped up. But some small-business owners have doubts about the business model's effectiveness.
On Wednesday the Fast Money pros were taking a long-hard look at Groupon after this former high flier slipped below its IPO price of $20.
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.
Daily deal website LivingSocial aims to announce it has raised a new round of private capital early next week, according to sources familiar with the matter, a move that could be seen as a near-term substitute for an initial public offering.
Help the entrepreneurs and you'll get more than new products — you'll get thousands of new jobs, AOL co-founder Steve Case told CNBC.
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.