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Still waiting for your buy and sell orders on Facebook spacer to clear? That's ok, it's only money. A lot of money. Your money. In honor of the most astounding trading event of the year, Josh Brown renamed the Facebook IPO "Face-plant", which I thought was pretty funny.
"All the buy-side institutions are shorting it," says one pro. "So there's no reason to jump in here. You're catching a falling knife."
The stock sank without the full support of the company's underwriters, leaving some investors down nearly 25 percent from where they were Friday.
Behavioral finance specialists will have a field day with the Facebook IPO as it speaks volumes to an issue that differentiates them from those that espouse the efficient market hypothesis.
Shares of Facebook are falling roughly 12% today and Apple is rallying, spiking 3%. The FMHR traders discuss Facebook's performance as a stock and the Nasdaq's technological difficulties, with Rich Repetto, Sandler O'Neill principal.
Now that we have finished with the breathless minute-by-minute coverage of the Facebook IPO, perhaps it’s time to step back and think about its implications for politicians and policy-makers, says former HP CEO Carly Fiorina.
Will Facebook's shares trade below its IPO price of $38? Darren Chervitz, Jacob Internet Fund research director, and Dick Grasso, former NYSE chairman & CEO, weigh in the future of the social networking company and discuss Yahoo's impending deal with Alibaba.
The technical issues that marred Facebook‘s first day as a public company on Friday were embarrassing, but were not responsible for the decline in the social network’s stock price that led to an almost flat close for the day, the chief executive of the Nasdaq OMX Group said on Sunday.
Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg updated his status to "married" on Saturday.
The Securities and Exchange Commission indicated after the market close Friday that it would review trading issues on the Nasdaq related to Facebook’s initial public offering.
CNBC's Seema Mody rounds up all the action surrounding Facebook's debut on the Nasdaq today.
Facebook set a record for volume on its first day of trading, but the stock otherwise failed to live up to all the hype.
CNBC's David Faber reports on the performance of Facebook on its first day of trading on the Nasdaq.
Here in one of the richest corners of the country, the tech elite display an ambivalent, sometimes contradictory approach to wealth. Money is a measure of the power of the companies that entrepreneurs have built, rather than a thing to display.
Discussing Facebook's first trading day on the Nasdaq and comparing it to Google's IPO and growth, with Chris Baggini, Turner Titan Fund. "Longer term, [Facebook] has a lot of upside opportunity," says Baggini.
With Facebook shares trading close to their $38 offer price and revelations that retail investors got a larger-than-expected slice of the $18.4 billion IPO, market watchers are questioning whether the social network’s debut was overhyped — not just in the media, but in the investor community.
Jim Cramer’s researcher, Nicole Urken, dives into some broader themes when looking at the first day of Facebook as a public company.
Facebook's IPO is drawing the highest retail demand ever. Dan Rosensweig, Chegg president and CEO; Roger McNamee, Elevation Partners co-founder; and the FMHR crew, explain the significant drop in the stock early on in its trading.
"The healthcare industry is being significantly impacted by Facebook and social media. The use of these social media channels has led to a significant shift in the way we engage internally as well as with the external world. "
Click to see who Facebook’s investors were pre-IPO, and how much of a stake they have in the company.