ipo ipo

Definition(s):

  • (n) a corporation's first offer to sell stock to the public

News

  1. The IPO Class Of 2013

    Facebook defined the IPO Class of 2012 with its huge, controversial offering. After an up-and-down year overall for new offerings, 2013 brings more uncertainty as market weakness in the first half could keep a lid on investors? appetite for new entrants. There are plenty of companies ready to go though, and these are just some of those that could join the social network in the public market and ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Forbes

  2. Coty IPO Ignored By Men

    NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- It's the third-biggest IPO of the year, but the market seems to have practically ignored Coty Inc. The cosmetics giant is scheduled to go public with a billion dollar offering this week and yet the deal has attracted less attention than other smaller companies. Demand is said to be strong, but the buzz is not. Male traders and portfolio managers are just not that ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: TheStreet.com

  3. Gigamon IPO Goes Gonzo

    Gigamon's IPO soars on its first day of trading. CEO Paul Hooper says his only challenge is managing the fast growth - not a bad problem.        
    on June 12, 2013     Source: TheStreet.com

Quotes

  1. John Donahoe, the president and chief executive of eBay, said: "This deal achieves our goal of delivering short and long-term value to eBay and its stockholders, without the possible delays and market risk of an IPO."
    on Sep 1, 2009 By: John Donahoe Source: Times Online

  2. "As Google's CFO, George successfully navigated our innovative IPO, the regulatory demands of Sarbanes-Oxley, and the management challenges of scaling a global finance organization," CEO Eric Schmidt said in the press release.
    on Aug 28, 2007 By: Eric Schmidt Source: TheStreet.com

  3. "This IPO is the most attractive in our history," President Mwai Kibaki said Monday before ringing the bell at the stock exchange to begin trading.
    on Jun 9, 2008 By: Mwai Kibaki Source: International Herald Tribune

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