The Facebook IPO


  • With Two Post-Facebook Deals, Is the IPO Market Back? Friday, 20 Jul 2012 | 11:14 AM ET

    Two initial public offerings priced after market close Thursday in the busiest week for public offerings since April.

  • Morgan Stanley

    Morgan Stanley’s big second-quarter earnings miss is a result of abysmal trading results and not a botched initial public offering of Facebook shares.

  • Behind the Drama of Facebook's IPO Saturday, 30 Jun 2012 | 9:14 AM ET
    Mark Zuckerberg

    So how did we get to this point? And where do we go from here? CNBC’s Kayla Tausche, Kate Kelly, and Julia Boorstin give insights on the roller-coast ride that was Facebook’s road to going public.

  • 1119902 Saturday, 30 Jun 2012 | 1:11 AM ET
  • Facebook

    From Facebook's company-obsessed culture to its rowdy company parties, a former employee is airing some of the social network's dirty laundry in a new book that was released Tuesday.

  • Sheryl Sandberg

    Facebook's chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg is joining the social network's board of directors, the company announced Monday.

  • As Facebook Seeks Answers, SEC Investigates Exchanges Thursday, 21 Jun 2012 | 11:25 PM ET

    Problems with Facebook’s stock debut came amid a broader inquiry by regulators into trading breakdowns and other problems at the nation’s largest exchanges. The NYT reports.

  • Facebook IPO Roadshow Tuesday, 19 Jun 2012 | 2:14 AM ET

    Watch Mark Zuckerberg and the rest of Facebook top management describe their mission — and why you should invest.

  • Mark Zuckerberg Friday, 15 Jun 2012 | 5:22 PM ET

    Facebook IPO - Key Shareholders

  • Facebook

    One month after its botched initial public offering, Facebook is set to file a motion to consolidate all the shareholder lawsuits against the company, according to a person with knowledge of the matter, who requested anonymity because the document was still private, the New York Times reports.

  • Apple and Facebook Take Aim at Google Tuesday, 12 Jun 2012 | 10:53 AM ET

    Apple has struck a new alliance with Facebook to integrate the social network into its iPhone, iPad and Mac operating system at the same time as it introduces a range of new MacBook computers.

  • Move Over Apple, Facebook Launches Its Own App Store Friday, 8 Jun 2012 | 10:48 AM ET

    On Thursday, Facebook began to roll out its App Center to its nearly 1 billion users, so they can find games and other applications with social components more easily.

  • Don’t Let Facebook Keep You Out of Stocks Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 1:01 PM ET
    Facebook IPO, Nasdaq

    If the miserable Facebook IPO has kept you out of the stock market, Knight Capital CEO Tom Joyce says, you'll be sorry.

  • Why I’ve Finally Bought Facebook: Investor Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 12:45 PM ET
    A sign with the 'like' symbol stands in front of the Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, California.

    I did something Wednesday that I didn’t think I was ever going to be able to do. Not only did I establish a position in social media giant Facebook, but I did so while feeling good about the decision.

  • Nasdaq Offers $40 Million for Facebook Compensation Wednesday, 6 Jun 2012 | 5:06 PM ET
    NASDAQ MarketSite Tower, Times Square, New York, NY

    Nasdaq OMX Group proposed a "one-time" payout of about $40 million to compensate some financial firms that suffered losses from botched trades during the Facebook IPO.

  • Airtime Co-founder and Executive Chairman Sean Parker and Airtime Co-founder and CEO Shawn Fanning at the Airtime Launch Press Conference at Milk Studios on June 5, 2012 in New York City.

    Sean Parker, Facebook's first company president, rejected one analyst's claims that Facebook would "disappear in five to eight years."

  • Kids Could Someday Get on Facebook, Without Lying Monday, 4 Jun 2012 | 2:08 PM ET

    Facebook is testing out ways to allow younger kids on its site without needing to lie.

  • Facebook Will Disappear in 5 to 8 Years: Analyst Monday, 4 Jun 2012 | 11:50 AM ET

    Facebook will lose dominance as a major web company in less than a decade, Eric Jackson, founder of Ironfire Capital said Monday on CNBC's Squawk on the Street.

  • Facebook IPO Bad Sign for Others: Banker Friday, 1 Jun 2012 | 8:12 AM ET
    Facebook IPO papers

    Facebook, the internet's top social network and the first U.S. company to start with a market capitalization of more than $100 billion at its initial public offering (IPO) last month, turned into a disappointment later as its stock price fell and one banker said this is a bad sign for other IPOs.

  • On Facebook, ‘Likes’ Become Ads Friday, 1 Jun 2012 | 4:09 AM ET

    A Facebook 'Like' can now make you a part of an advertising strategy,  the New York Times reports.