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Blank Check IPO Filing: Hydra Industries

Hydra Industries Acquisition Corp. has filed for an initial public offering (IPO) as of August 19. The offering is 10 million units, which are valued at $100 million. The company ...
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No Re-IPO for Winn-Dixie

A form "RW" was filed with the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) by a company named Southeastern Grocers LLC on Tuesday. While this might not sound like much to ...
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El Pollo Loco Reality Check From Analyst Quiet Period Expiration

El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: LOCO) has gone from a super-hot initial public offering (IPO) to a serious reality check. The grilled chicken chain's quiet period has ended, so ...
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Townsquare Analysts Offer Favorable View as Quiet Period Expires

Townsquare Media Inc. (NASDAQ: TSQ) has seen its quiet period come to an end. It looks as though the analysts from the underwriting syndicate have also given it a very ...
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Wayfair Files for Initial Public Offering

Wayfair Inc. has filed its paperwork with the Securities and Exchange Commission to conduct an initial public offering. This company is becoming more and more known by the public after ...
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Alliant, Orbital, and Vista — The Next Great Special Situation

Alliant Techsystems Inc. (NYSE: ATK) has come closer to being considered a special situation investments. The largest ammunition manufacturer in America has now filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission to ...
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Is Reality Setting in at El Pollo Loco?

El Pollo Loco Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: LOCO) was on fire after the grilled chicken franchise came public. Its $15.00 per share initial public offering rose to $19 and then kept ...
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Why Tencent is Helping Alibaba IPO — and Even Yahoo!

As if Chinese Internet giant Alibaba needed more punch, earnings from Hong Kong-listed rival Tencent Holdings Ltd. are likely to provide even more lift to Alibaba’s upcoming initial public offering ...
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Did Sprouts Sell Off Too Much on the Secondary Offering?

Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (NASDAQ: SFM) reported earnings last week, and the stock managed to not keep falling. Then news broke on Monday night that Apollo Global Management, LLC (NYSE: ...
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4 Hot IPOs Remaining Hot During August — An Alibaba Harbinger?

It seems as though there is still an appetite for the recently hot initial public offerings, even if current prices look highly inflated versus the formal IPO prices. 24/7 Wall ...
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IPO Week Ahead: The Pace Slows in the Dog Days of August

There are just five initial public offerings (IPOs) on the calendar for the coming week, and one is a holdover from last week. The seven IPOs that were completed last ...
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Are Extended Stay Shares Safe To Buy Yet?

Extended Stay America, Inc. (NYSE: STAY) held up rather well on Thursday considering that it priced a 21 million share secondary offering. This added millions more of shares on the ...
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iDreamSky IPO Not As Hot As It Looks

iDreamSky Technology Ltd. (NASDAQ: DSKY), a leading mobile game publishing platform in China, started trading on the NASDAQ on Thursday. The company is known for being the distributor of the ...
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Hot IPOs Diverge: Mobileye Stays Warm, El Pollo Loco Cools Off

With one exception, the first six trading days for El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: LOCO) were an unqualified success. The share price rose on five of the six days ...
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When Will El Pollo Loco Stock Cool Off?

Since its trading debut six trading days ago, El Pollo Loco Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: LOCO) has seen its share price close post a new post-IPO high on five of those ...
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