Facebook appeared unprepared to launch, and its IPO was wildly overvalued. The question investors should ask themselves now is whether they should bail out, as many insiders and early investors did, when Facebook first went public, because there's a larger wave of potential selling before year-end.
One of the best feelings must be your stock price improving after you open your mouth and that's exactly what happened to Facebook and Mark this week. Cries for "more Mark" can't feel bad.
About 243 million shares will become available for trading from mid-October, with Nov. 14 being the big day when more than
What if, instead of focusing on corporations for profit, Facebook turned to its primary consumers: us, the individual users of the site? Would you pay?
Facebook's stock has fallen to less than half its opening-day price. It's like the beautiful girl in the senior class who thought a dozen guys would invite her to the prom and none of them did.
Yesterday's Facebook mystique has given way to a very public stock market debacle. Yet if the signals involved are well internalized by management and staff, Facebook could well avoid what could have been an even bigger reality shock down the road.
Facebook shares were down 4.6 percent at $19.91 on Thursday afternoon, off the earlier low at $19.82. (Reporting by Alexei
Facebook's first tier of lock-up restrictions go away on Aug. 16, when about 271 million shares will be available for trading
It looks like Niles had the right idea. Facebook’s stock price has dropped about 19 percent since it debuted at $38 last
There will be many possible themes for the 2012 Presidential election -- jobs, women's rights, and religious tolerance, among others. But a central theme should be "who do you trust to clean up Wall Street?"