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Facebook Wants to Keep “FB” on the Nasdaq Exchange

Facebook Wants to Keep “FB” on the Nasdaq Exchange

By Shawn Hess July 2, 2012 | 2 Comments

As of yesterday, Facebook executives have decided it’s a good idea to keep their stock, ticker symbol “FB”, listed on the Nasdaq Stock Exchange. Previously the company had debated taking their shares over to the NYSE after Nasdaq experienced a …

UBS Lost $350 Million on Facebook IPO Trades UBS Lost $350 Million on Facebook IPO Trades
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Earlier this week we reported that the Nasdaq stock exchange had set aside $40 million to compensate investors who were hurt financially by the computer glitch that plagued Facebook trading early on during the IPO launch. You might recall, the …

Facebook Stock Rises after ComScore Finds Ads Work Facebook Stock Rises after ComScore Finds Ads Work
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Yesterday, ComScore released details of their latest study on Facebook advertising and the news is pretty good. Despite many claims and self-report surveys declaring the ads simply don’t work, research suggests repeated exposure to branded messages, does in fact, impact …

Nasdaq Scrutinized for Facebook Compensation Nasdaq Scrutinized for Facebook Compensation

Yesterday, Nasdaq announced it was finally making some reparations to investors who were effected by the mysterious computer glitch that plagued Facebook trading the morning of the IPO launch. You might recall, they set aside over $40 million in order …

Facebook Stock on the Rise to over $27 Facebook Stock on the Rise to over $27
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Good news all the way around for Facebook investors. Despite sluggish trading and constantly declining stock prices, today’s trading took a turn for the better. While trading started out at a record low $25.52, it actually jumped up to over …

Facebook Stocks Finds New Low at $25.75 Facebook Stocks Finds New Low at $25.75
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It seems like everyday marks a new low for the folks over at Facebook. Today, stock prices slipped below the $26 mark to $25.75. Considering shares started out at $38, I would say the IPO has lost almost all of …

Groupon's worth Less Than What Google Offered Groupon's worth Less Than What Google Offered

Groupon had their opportunity back in 2010. Google offered to buy their company for a whopping $6 billion, but they decided to fight the good fight and go public. The bad news for Groupon and their investors is that shares …

Facebook Stock Hammered Below $27 Facebook Stock Hammered Below $27

More bad news for Facebook investors; shares fell as low as $26.57 this morning. While the stock is currently trading at over $27, there’s nothing to indicate it will make back up to its targeted $38 per share price anytime …

Facebook Stock Plummets Below $27.25 Facebook Stock Plummets Below $27.25
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Yes, it is finally here, Facebook stock has fallen below the $28 per share price many investors have been waiting for. Still, more pessimists are saying they’ll wait for it to fall to $10, but I suspect those days won’t …

Morgan Stanley Praised for Facebook IPO by COO Morgan Stanley Praised for Facebook IPO by COO

Morgan Stanley Chairman and Chief Executive, James Gorman is defending the work they did on the Facebook IPO, claiming they played it 100% by the book and that also, he isn’t aware of any dissent regarding Facebook share prices or …

Facebook Stock Dips Below $30 Today Facebook Stock Dips Below $30 Today
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I’m sure the experts are happy to see Facebook shares dip to the $30 range today. In fact, shares hit an all time low of $29.57 earlier this afternoon, signifying that demand isn’t anywhere near what Facebook and its underwriters …

Facebook IPO Pushes Investors off the Stock Market Facebook IPO Pushes Investors off the Stock Market
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Sometimes something is just a bad investment, and as time goes on, the shares you purchased in the company just lose more and more value. At other times, as with the Facebook IPO, it is clear that you were swindled. …

Fidelity has Confirmed their  Facebook Trades Fidelity has Confirmed their Facebook Trades
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If you haven’t heard about Facebook’s disastrous IPO debut, I welcome you out of your cave and am happy to give you an update. Essentially, the Nasdaq stock market delayed the 11AM start by as much as thirty minutes while …

Mark Cuban Informs You About Facebook Mark Cuban Informs You About Facebook

Mark Cuban, financial guru, is known for his candid and sometimes contradictory financial (or life) advice. Typically I enjoy his commentary because he likes to cut right to the core of a topic and clear the air of the convoluted …

Facebook Stock Closes at $32 on Wednesday Facebook Stock Closes at $32 on Wednesday
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Facebook stock is once again closing in the $30 price range at $31.99 as the Nasdaq market closed at 4PM today. It opened at $31.37, rose as high as $32.50, and dipped as low as $31.36. So not a lot …

Morgan Stanley to Adjust Prices for Retail Customers Morgan Stanley to Adjust Prices for Retail Customers

Good news for early Facebook IPO investors who may have been a victim of Nasdaq’s computer communication glitch, Morgan Stanley is reviewing all of the trades that went through on that day. As you remember, trading was delayed by a …

Facebook IPO Scandal: Was the Nasdaq Glitch Real? Facebook IPO Scandal: Was the Nasdaq Glitch Real?
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Perhaps we are all overreacting to the Facebook/Nasdaq/Morgan Stanley issue by calling it a scandal. But experience has taught many of us a valuable lesson; if it looks like a fish, swims like a fish, and smells like a fish, …