IPOs and Secondaries

IPO

Weibo IPO Rises Above Drooping Expectations

Ahead of its initial public offering (IPO), Weibo Corp. (NASDAQ: WB) both priced shares at the low end of its expected range of $17 to $19 apiece, and it reduced ...
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Social Media

Weibo, the Twitter of China, Debuts Weak IPO Pricing

Weibo Corp. (NASDAQ: WB) has priced its initial public offering (IPO) of 16,800,000 shares at $17 per share for trading on Thursday. This is a social media platform for creation ...
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Zoe’s Kitchen Gets Rekindled Interest and Jump, All Over Again

Zoe's Kitchen, Inc. (NYSE: ZOES) must think that another up day in the markets means that it is time to rally just like it was a normal IPO day elsewhere. ...
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health care

Medical Device Maker’s IPO a Modest Success

Some initial public offerings (IPOs) are considered a huge success if the stock appreciates more than about 20% on its IPO date. To some, though, that's an unsuccessful launch from ...
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IPO

Two IPOs Show IPO Market Losing Luster

Of four initial public offerings (IPO) scheduled to begin trading on Wednesday, we have seen two and await the others. Both IPOs now trading priced below their expected range, and ...
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IPO

City Office, Paycom IPOs Get No Traction

Two initial public offerings delayed from last week priced on Monday and began trading Tuesday morning. Both priced well below their expected ranges, and neither looks to be off to ...
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Four Post-IPO Quiet Periods End for Strong Analyst Initiations

Wall Street brokerage firms have to go through a quiet period after initial public offerings. In this time, the firms that participated in the underwriting syndicate cannot make analyst ratings ...
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3D printing

The Lesson of Voxeljet’s Secondary Offering

Last Friday, 3D printer maker Voxeljet A.G. (NYSE: VJET) priced a secondary offering of 3 million shares at $15 a share. The stock had closed on Thursday at $18.55, but ...
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IPO

IPO Preview: Another Big Week Ahead

Following a week with eight initial public offerings (IPO) launched, the coming week has 11 more on the table, including 2 that didn’t make it out last week. The one ...
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Zoes Kitchen IPO Surges

Fast-casual restaurant chain Zoës Kitchen Inc. (NYSE: ZOES) sold 5.83 million shares Friday morning at an initial public offering (IPO) price of $15 a share, the top of its expected ...
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Ally Financial IPO Starts on Bad Note for Taxpayers

Ally Financial Inc. (NYSE: ALLY) priced its initial public offering at $25 a share after markets closed on Wednesday. The IPO price was at the low end of the expected ...
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La Quinta IPO Stalls After Pricing Below Range

Hotel chain La Quinta Holdings Inc. (NYSE: LQ) issued 38.25 million shares at $17 a share in its initial public offering (IPO) Wednesday morning. The IPO price was below the ...
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software

Mobile Iron Files for IPO: Mobile Platforms for Enterprises

Another Web 2.0 or Web 3.0 initial public offering has been filed. This one is from Mobile Iron Inc., and the size for filing purposes is up to $100 million ...
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Weibo Lowers Its IPO Sights

The company that is generally described as the Twitter of China, Weibo, filed for a U.S. initial public offering (IPO) in mid-March and said it was seeking to raise $500 million. ...
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IPO

Upcoming IPO Previews: Ally Financial Tops the List of Ten

The second quarter of 2014 is off to a fast start on the initial public offering (IPO) front. Eight companies completed IPOs last week, and another dozen are scheduled to ...
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