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  • Why Facebook IPO Will "Shame" Markets
    The speculation and predictions continue in anticipation of Facebook’s imminent stock sale. Writing in Reuters, Rob Cox reasons that the IPO will put public markets -- and, consequently, social med ...
  • Facebook IPO Wants To Raise $10B
    Years in the making, Web watchers are bracing for what will likely be the biggest tech IPO since Google.   Yes, Facebook is close to filing documents for a lo ...
  • Is Facebook Worth as Much as McDonald's?
    There are many remarkable facts surrounding Facebook's upcoming initial public offering, which the Wall Street Journal reports could get underway (at least with the filing of preliminary paperwork) as ear ...
  • Millard May Gain From Millennial Media IPO
    Media and digital advertising industry luminary Wenda Harris Millard is among those who stand to benefit from the planned initial public offering of mobile ad network Millennial Media. The compa ...
  • Millennial Media Files For IPO
    Millennial Media has filed its S-1 with the SEC to initiate a proposed Initial Public Offering with a maximum offering price of $75 million. The long-expected IPO is from wh ...
  • Zynga Makes Big Public Debut
    Making a grand entrance, Zynga debuted on Nasdaq Friday morning at an asking price of $11 a share. As MercuryNews.com note, the price was 10% higher than the online gami ...
  • No Love for Zynga IPO
    The trading day isn't over yet, but so far the IPO for Zynga, the social casual game juggernaut, has fallen flatter than wilted crops on FarmVille (okay, that was ...
  • Zynga Hopes To Raise $1B With IPO
    Cementing the value of social gaming, Zynga this week revealed plans to price its IPO at $8.50 to $10 per share for 100 million shares. As such, the company cou ...
  • Facebook's IPO Could Top $100 Billion
    Web watchers could barely contains themselves on Tuesday amid reports that a future Facebook IPO could be valued at over $100 billion. “The social networking firm is now targeting ...
  • Facebook IPO Slated For Next Spring, Did IPG Leave Cash On The Table?
    Did Interpublic cash in on some of its Facebook stake too early? That appears to be the case now that details are beginning to emerge for the alpha social network ...
  • Facebook Plans IPO in Mid-2012
    The world's dominant social network may finally go public sometime in the second quarter of next year, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal, which said the compa ...
  • Report: Facebook IPO Slated For Next Spring
    Facebook plans to make its much anticipated initial public offering during the first half of 2012, according to a report citing unnamed sources in the online edition of The Wa ...
  • ExactTarget Files For IPO, Not Exactly Sure What The Target Is
    Indianapolis-based email marketing giant ExactTarget has registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission for an initial public offering. The number of shares being offered and their price range have n ...
  • Yelp IPO WIll Propel Mobile Expansion
    With a service focused on local business reviews, Yelp has always been a natural fit for mobile devices since people use it to look up nearby places on the g ...
  • Yelp Files Billion $ IPO
    On the heels of Groupon’s successful IPO, local business review site Yelp just followed suit with a $100 million public offering of its own. “Reports have been that Yelp will se ...
  • Street Bets Against Groupon
    How confident is Wall Street in Groupon’s prospects? Well, last week, the daily deal site completed the biggest initial public offering by a U.S. Internet company since 2004. Now, howeve ...
  • Groupon - A Cautionary Tale
    If not quite an obituary, The New York Times examines what went wrong with Groupon, and how Wall Street overlooked multiple warning signs in its haste to bring the compa ...
  • Mixed Fortunes for First Social Media IPOs
    The rush to social media IPOs slowed quite a bit in recent months: Groupon, once touted as the next big IPO, seems to have put plans on hold in t ...
  • Groupon's Incredibly Shrinking IPO
    It's been on-again off-again for Groupon and its IPO plans. The latest word, from Bloomberg, is that the deal site still plans to go public, but may have to sca ...
  • Groupon Rethinks IPO
    Groupon is reportedly reevaluating plans for an IPO, which was originally expected to achieve a $20 billion valuation. The culprit? "Stock-market volatility," reports The Wall Street Journal, citing a sourc ...
  • MobiTV Aims To Raise $75M In IPO
    Ready for its close-up, mobile TV and video platform MobiTV just filed its S-1 with the SEC. In the public offering, MobiTV plans to raise as much as $75 millio ...
  • Groupon Traffic Declines Nearly 50%
    Has Groupon's ship sailed? Well, with its IPO pending, the group-buying leader has seen traffic decline dive almost 50% since its peak in the second week of June. During t ...
  • Game Face: Zygna May Delay $1B IPO
    Zynga, the social games maker, may delay its plans for an IPO, worth up to $1 billion, due to poor market conditions and questions from the SEC, reports Reuters. T ...
  • Brightcove Files For IPO, Reports $44M In 2010 Revs
    Hoping to raise up to $50 million, online video platform Brightcove on Wednesday filed for an IPO with the SEC. As of May, Brightcove was streaming 700 million videos ...
  • LinkedIn is Bigger than MySpace
    Perhaps fueled by the publicity surrounding its recent IPO, LinkedIn is now the second-biggest social network, according to comScore. In June LinkedIn drew 33.9 million unique visitors, up from 33 ...
  • Zynga Files For $1 Billion IPO
    Social-gaming juggernaut Zynga filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission for an IPO to raise up to $1 billion. The company behind hit games such as "FarmVille," "CityVille" and "Maf ...
  • GSV Takes Stake In Facebook
    Investment fund GSV Capital Corp has reportedly taken a small stake in Facebook at a valuation of about $70 billion. "The investment fund said on Monday that it had boug ...
  • Social Media Stock Bubble? Not So Far
    Naysayers and Cassandras of all stripes (including myself) have been wringing our hands over an alleged bubble in social media company valuations over the last year. While much of th ...
  • Pandora IPO Puts Sirius XM On Defensive
    Investors see the rise of Internet-based audio services as a real threat to companies delivering audio content via other channels, even if they're still just a fraction of the si ...
  • Is Groupon An Overvalued One-Trick Pony?
    The moment Groupon goes public later this year, it becomes a takeover target -- it can't happen too soon, given the latest turn of events. The daily deal wonder h ...