IPO

  • Twitter IPO closes first day at $44.90

    11/7/13 4:10 PM

    After doubling its initial IPO price in its early hours of trading, Twitter closed its first day of public trading on the New York Stock Exchange at $44.90/share.

  • Twitter just one symptom of IPO fever's return

    11/5/13 10:42 AM

    Five years after the financial crisis dampened enthusiasm for initial public offerings, investors are again eager to buy shares when companies start trading. Twitter is the star this week, but the number of offerings shows that it's not just social-media darlings that are seeking and attracting investors.

  • Twitter reveals plans for going public, hopes to raise $1 billion

    10/3/13 8:20 PM

    Twitter has unsealed the documents for its planned initial public offering of stock and says it hopes to raise up to $1 billion in one of the year's most eagerly awaited stock market debuts.

  • Twitter IPO to be listed on New York Stock Exchange

    9/24/13 8:53 AM

    (WJLA) - Twitter, the wildly-popular short message service, will unveil it's initial public offering on the New York Stock Exchange, according to The Street.

  • Twitter IPO: Microblogging platform set to go public

    9/12/13 9:19 PM

    Twitter has announced that it'll file for its initial public offering on the stock market.

  • Facebook (FB) stock passes $38 IPO price

    8/1/13 8:37 AM

    Facebook's stock has passed its $38 IPO price for the first time since its rocky public debut last May, crossing a symbolic hurdle that has eluded it for more than a year.

  • Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Morgan Stanley sued in wake of IPO

    5/23/12 8:22 PM Comment

    Several shareholders have filed lawsuits against Facebook, its executives and Morgan Stanley, saying investment bank analysts cut their forecasts for Facebook just before the IPO, and told only a handful of clients about it.

  • Facebook stock price dips again as regulators examine IPO

    5/23/12 8:54 AM Comment

    As shares of Facebook continue to tumble since last Friday's IPO, Wall Street watchdogs say they're looking to see if an insider knew about a negative company report in advance of trading.

  • Facebook IPO: Stock goes on sale

    5/18/12 6:45 PM Comment

    The closing price means Facebook is worth about $105 billion, more than Amazon.com, McDonalds and storied Silicon Valley icons Hewlett-Packard and Cisco.

  • Facebook raises IPO price

    5/15/12 7:17 AM Comment

    Mark Zuckerberg, who turned 28 on Monday, is celebrating by selling stock of Facebook for a higher price to the public.

  • Facebook goes public

    2/1/12 5:16 PM Comment

    In its regulatory filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Facebook Inc. indicated it hopes to raise $5 billion in its IPO.

  • Facebook IPO filing rumored to come soon

    2/1/12 9:11 AM Comment

    The social network that began in Mark Zuckerberg's Harvard dorm room in 2004 may be on its way to a $100 billion valuation if Facebook's IPO lives up to some lofty expectations.