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Investors beware: IPOs are a big boy's game

Jun 1, 2012
In the wake of Facebook's IPO, senior business correspondent Bob Moon explains why individual investors are at a sharp disadvantage.
Posted In: Facebook, IPO, stock, Investing, bob moon

Low U.S. employment growth and the tech sector slows

May 25, 2012
Some point to the Facebook stock flop as sign of a slowing tech sector. Meanwhile, employment growth for unskilled workers in the U.S. remains stalled.
Posted In: recession, Unemployment, Facebook, IPO

Facebook investors seek compensation

May 25, 2012
A week on, Facebook is grappling with small investors who want compensation for losses due to Nasdaq’s technical snags.
Posted In: Facebook, IPO

Will Facebook switch from NASDAQ to NYSE?

May 24, 2012
After technical snafus on the NASDAQ market interfered with the launch of Facebook stock, there are reports the New York Stock Exhange reached out to Facebook to pick up their business.
Posted In: Facebook, IPO, NYSE, NASDAQ

Shareholders sue Facebook and banks over IPO

May 23, 2012
On the fourth day of Facebook public trading, shareholders sued the company, Mark Zuckerberg, as well as several banks that underwrote the deal.
Posted In: Facebook, IPO

Lawsuit claims Facebook hid revenue forecast reduction

May 23, 2012
The shareholder lawsuit against Facebook and its banking partners argues they made a "severe and pronounced reduction" to the company's revenue projects days before the initial offering but hid it from the public.
Posted In: Facebook, IPO, lawsuit, insider trading

Facebook: Part of the insider's financial club?

May 23, 2012
What did the Morgan Stanley know about Facebook, when did it know, and who did it tell? Shareholders prepare to sue the bank and Facebook over how the public offering of stock was handled.
Posted In: Facebook, IPO, lawsuit

Could Facebook's IPO be unveiling a new tech bubble?

May 22, 2012
The stock tanked 11 percent yesterday, and a technology glitch marred its first day of trading Friday. Some look at the disappointing debut and wonder if something's amiss generally in the tech sector.
Posted In: Facebook, IPO, tech bubble

Why Facebook's IPO was slightly delayed

May 21, 2012
Facebook's first investors didn't lose their shirts. The company's stock is trading right where it started on Friday: 38 bucks a share. But the initial public offering didn't go exactly as planned. The start was delayed; computer systems locked up; and NASDAQ executives are promising to fix the problems.
Posted In: technology, Facebook, IPO

Facebook stock price falls on day two of trading

May 21, 2012
The brand new stock in Facebook is down 11 percent right now to $33.11. If day one of trading was seen as a disappointment, day two is so far not winning many new friends at the social networking company.
Posted In: Facebook, IPO

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