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Today Facebook brings its roadshow to the Crowne Plaza in Palo Alto, just a stone's throw from where Facebook was founded. This may not be the biggest event on the road show — New York was with about 660 people attending — but it's a crucial moment for Facebook to be evaluated on its home turf.
A competition probe into Facebook’s $1 billion acquisition of Instagram threatens to postpone the closure of the deal beyond the second quarter, the target set by the company in its initial public offering documents.
Facebook will pay Instagram a $200 million breakup fee if the deal falls apart, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.
Sharing perspective on the drama over Yahoo CEO's resume and whether Facebook is overvalued, with Gene Munster, Piper Jaffray; Dan Niles, AlphaOne Capital Partners; Pete Najarian, TradeMonster.com; Anthony Scaramucci, SkyBridge Capital; and CNBC's Scott Wapner.
Henry Blodget, Business Insider CEO & editor-in-chief, calls the Facebook IPO "muppet bait" on CNBC's "Squawk Box." Click here to find out exactly what he said.
Matt Cohler was employee No. 7 at Facebook. Adam D’Angelo joined his high school friend Mark Zuckerberg’s quirky little start-up in 2004 — and became its chief technology officer. Ruchi Sanghvi was the first woman on its engineering team, the New York Times reports.
Facebook said the increasing number of users using Facebook on mobile devices is hard to gauge and the fast pace may negatively affect its revenue and results.
In this open letter Ms. Fiorina writes, "You have made history and changed history, not just on Wall Street but on streets around the world. You have altered everything from teenagers' social lives to tyrants political calculations."
Morgan Stanley, led by its technology investment banking chief, Michael Grimes, has shepherded 28 technology initial public offerings in the past year. The New York Times reports.
Given the large amount of attention on the social networking giant's IPO, investors shouldn't expect to actually get shares or make money on them, USA Today reports.
Boston attendees said an IPO hasn't drawn such a crowd since Blackstone went public in 2007, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.
If the Facebook IPO is to succeed, it will have to overcome a less-than-stellar history of similar technology offerings that started quickly out of the gate but faltered shortly thereafter.
Boston-based fund managers hoping to hear from Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg at Tuesday's roadshow breakfast are in for a disappointment.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his final thoughts of the day on Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway and Mark Zuckerberg's Facebook.
After all the hoopla leading up to Facebook's New York roadshow, the actual event didn't go quite as smoothly as planned, irking some investors.
Alan Patricof, Greycroft Partners discusses Mark Zuckerberg's pitch to Wall Street and whether Facebook's IPO is overhyped, with the Fast Money traders.
The driving force behind many of the relationships and rivalries that will play out in New Orleans? Long-Term Evolution, the 4G wireless standard. 2012 is shaping up to be the year when the carriers and smartphone makers put their best LTE efforts into the arena to triumph or fall.
However, the most interesting thing about Zuckerberg's appearance is that he wore his traditional hoodie, while Facebook CFO David Ebersman and COO Sheryl Sandberg wore suits.
Arvind Bhatia, analyst at Sterne Agee and Leach, discusses his "buy" rating and $46 price target on Facebook ahead of its IPO, with CNBC's Kate Kelly.
As large investors gathered at a midtown Manhattan hotel Monday to hear Facebook management describe the details of the hottest IPO to hit the markets in years, a major question remained unanswered: would small investors also get a piece of the action?