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Will Facebook’s Priorities Change After Going Public? Will Facebook’s Priorities Change After Going Public?

As we approach the eve of the much anticipated Facebook IPO many are still left wondering how the social networking site is going to satisfy demand from all their shareholders to generate huge returns on those investments. Now as many …

Facebook IPO Particulars [Infographic] Facebook IPO Particulars [Infographic]

We’ve been covering the angles all week. First Investors were saying Facebook was way overvalued, next it was that demand had far outweighed the available shares, now, Facebook and their underwriters have issued more than 50 million additional shares to …

Groupon’s Q1 2012 Results Might be Misleading Groupon’s Q1 2012 Results Might be Misleading

Groupon’s shareholders must have been rejoicing over the company’s most recent earnings report even though stock hasn’t quite made it back up to the IPO pricing. In fact, it is the first quarter Groupon’s statement has even reflected a profit. …

Facebook IPO adds 50.6 Million Shares and Adjusts Price: $34 to $38 Facebook IPO adds 50.6 Million Shares and Adjusts Price: $34 to $38

We reported yesterday that Facebook was ready to close their books on their much anticipated IPO two days early as all of the shares were already spoken for. In fact, by most accounts the shares war already gone last Friday. …

Groupon Finally Earns a Profit, Stock Shoots Up 18% Groupon Finally Earns a Profit, Stock Shoots Up 18%

Groupon has shocked Wall Street with their first ever profitable quarter. Their first quarter 2012 financial report is in and things are looking really good. Revenue has increased almost 90% and they brought in $559.3 million as compared to only …

Facebook Co-Founder Resigns Citizenship to Escape High U.S. Taxes Facebook Co-Founder Resigns Citizenship to Escape High U.S. Taxes
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If you haven’t been living under a rock you know Facebook is about to go public and that current estimates value the company in the $90 billion+ range. Essentially, everyone with stock in the company is about to have a …

Facebook Stock Demand Outweighs Availability Facebook Stock Demand Outweighs Availability

Despite harsh criticism of Mark Zuckerberg’s less-than-professional fashion preferences and investors opinion that Facebook is way overvalued, demand for the stock already has investors lining up to get a piece of the social network. According to Yahoo news, a source …

Facebook Value Continues to Diminish In Investors Eye’s Facebook Value Continues to Diminish In Investors Eye’s

This morning Bloomberg published an article featuring a harsh criticism of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s less-than-traditional business apparel. Apparently his signature hoodie is an insult to some crusty investors over on Wall Street who like all their monkey men to …

Another Expert Claims Facebook Valuation Problem Another Expert Claims Facebook Valuation Problem

Just recently Facebook introduced the price range for their upcoming IPO and the $28 to $35 per share price could raise as much as $13.6 billion for the social network. While many were predicting over a $100 billion valuation for …

T-Mobile First Quarter 2012 Earnings Report Is Here T-Mobile First Quarter 2012 Earnings Report Is Here

T-Mobile just announced their first quarter 2012 results and the highlight is a strong adjusted OBIDA increase at 7.2% year-over-year to $1.3 billion. OBIDA margins increased 3 percentage points. They added 187,000 customers in this quarter as opposed to almost …

Facebook: Mobile Could Impact Financial Performance Facebook: Mobile Could Impact Financial Performance

There’s no doubt more and more of us are going mobile with our internet browsing and it’s a great thing because it means we can enjoy our favorite social and retail sites from anywhere, but for Facebook it could have …

AOL’s First Quarter 2012 Earnings Report AOL’s First Quarter 2012 Earnings Report

AOL’s quarterly earnings are in and things aren’t looking too bad for the company. Advertising revenue is up 5% year-over-year, and diluted earning per share reached an incredible $0.22, which is much higher than experts were predicting (they predicted around …

Groupon Addresses Stockholders: 170 Million Sold in 2011 Groupon Addresses Stockholders: 170 Million Sold in 2011

Groupon CEO, Andrew D. Mason sent out a letter to the stockholders today addressing what the company accomplished in 2011 and what they have planned for 2012 and beyond. To put it lightly, they plan on taking over commerce in …

Warren Buffett: Financial Genius [Infographic] Warren Buffett: Financial Genius [Infographic]

Ever wonder who the richest people in the world are? Carlos Smith is number one, coming in at a $69 billion net worth, followed by Bill Gates, who comes in at $61 billion worth, and then there’s Warren Buffett, who …

Facebook Value: Estimates Less than $100 Billion Facebook Value: Estimates Less than $100 Billion
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As we sit and wait for the Facebook IPO to actually happen, some investors are beginning to question the value of investing in Facebook, and more specifically, if there will be enough growth to make their investments worth while. If …

Zynga First  Quarter 2012 Financial Report Zynga First Quarter 2012 Financial Report

The Zynga first quarter 2012 financial report is in and things are looking really good. Up 15% from Q1 last year, their highest ever bookings at $329 million. Now that’s impressive. Revenue is up 32% year-over-year to $321 million. Adjusted …

Yandex First Quarter 2012 Financial Results Yandex First Quarter 2012 Financial Results

Yandex, Russia’s largest search engine, released their first quarter financial results for 2012 today, and so far, things are looking really good. Revenue is up over 50% from last year in the same quarter to $200.3 million. Income from operation …

Ark People-Search Engine Raises $4.2 Million Ark People-Search Engine Raises $4.2 Million
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Liz Gannes over at All Things D is reporting that “people-search” engine Ark has just raised $4.2 million during its recent seed round. Ark is a website that promises to help searchers find old acquaintances and new friends based on …

Greg Smith Leaves Goldman Sachs With Dignity Greg Smith Leaves Goldman Sachs With Dignity
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Greg Smith, executive director and head of Goldman Sachs’ United States equity derivatives business in Europe, the Middle East and Africa has announced his resignation today. He has published his reasons for leaving the firm in a controversial article in …

Entrepreneurs Invest Virtual Cash To Win $50,000! Entrepreneurs Invest Virtual Cash To Win $50,000!

Yahoo! Finance has announced it will hold the first ever fantasy finance game set to run from March 5th to May 25th. Players will compete using their investment genius (or not) to amass the greatest wealth using an initial virtual …

Yelp IPO Is Here: Trading At $22 Per Share Yelp IPO Is Here: Trading At $22 Per Share
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The Yelp IPO is here and trading at $22 per share! There’s 7.1 million shares being offered in an effort to raise over $106 million. Look for it under the ticker, “YELP” on the New York Stock Exchange. Originally priced …