IPO

Traders are shown with the logo of Twitter and the symbol on which its stock will be traded on the floor of the NYSE on Nov. 7, 2013 in New York.  (Photo EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Twitter Surges In Opening Trade On NYSE

Twitter’s stock debut up 73 above its IPO price. Twitter’s trading debut is the most highly anticipated since Facebook’s last year. Twitter will trade under the ticker symbol “TWTR.”

11/07/2013

Logos for the microblogging site Twitter, displayed on the internet on September 13, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Mary Turner/Getty Images)

Twitter Sets IPO Of $26 Per Share

Twitter late Wednesday set a price of $26 for its initial public offering of stock, which means the company’s shares can begin trading Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange.

11/06/2013

Arian Foster #23 of the Houston Texans runs around Darian Stewart #20 of the St. Louis Rams as he gets some help from Derek Newton #75 of the Houston Texans at Reliant Stadium on October 13, 2013 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

IPO To Give Investors A Stake In NFL Running Back Arian Foster

The unorthodox and risky investment opportunity kicked off Thursday with an IPO filing proposing to sell stock for a stake in the future income of the Houston Texans’ Arian Foster.

10/17/2013

Empire State Building (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Empire State Building Investors Approve Plan To Offer IPO

According to a Securities and Exchange Commission filing, enough shareholders approved a plan to turn the company into a publicly traded real estate investment trust.

05/29/2013

Facebook homepage (NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Prosecutors: Men Scammed Investor By Claiming They Had Early Facebook Shares

Three men have been charged in New Jersey with stealing $6.7 million from an investor, in part by claiming they had special access to Facebook shares before the company went public.

05/14/2013

A sign welcoming Facebook is flashed on a screen outside the NASDAQ stock exchange at Times Square, May 18, 2012.  (credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/GettyImages)

Facebook Stock Ends Trading Day Slightly Above $38 Opening Price

The initial price didn’t hold, gaining 11 percent as investors scrambled to get a piece of the company that started in a Harvard dorm room and became, with Friday’s trading, a more than $100 billion giant.

05/18/2012

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Facebook Prices Initial Public Offering At $38 Per Share

Facebook Inc. and its early investors now stand to reap as much as $18.4 billion from the IPO, if the extra shares reserved to cover additional demand are sold as part of the transaction.

05/17/2012

General Motors vehicles are seen in front of the New York Stock Exchange - New York, NY - Nov 18, 2010 - AP Photo/Mark Lennihan

General Motors Returns To Wall Street With NYSE IPO

GM returned to life as a public company as its stock started trading for the first time since the American manufacturing icon collapsed into bankruptcy last year.

11/18/2010