News and Articles About IPOs

Report: Online Storage Startup Box Secretly Files for IPO
Technology

Report: Online Storage Startup Box Secretly Files for IPO

Box, which counts Dropbox among its rivals, has reportedly filed to go public.
Benjamin Kabin
Why Are These High-Profile Franchises Suddenly Going Public?
Franchises

Why Are These High-Profile Franchises Suddenly Going Public?

With a number of high-profile IPOs, franchises are having a moment in the Wall Street spotlight.
4 Lessons I Wish I Learned Before Going Public
Starting a Business

4 Lessons I Wish I Learned Before Going Public

Wix chief executive talks about life at a startup on the way to a big milestone.
Avishai Abrahami
Tech IPOs to Watch Out for in 2014
Starting a Business

Tech IPOs to Watch Out for in 2014

With 590 U.S. technology companies in the IPO pipeline, 2014 is looking to be a good year.
Cadie Thompson
Even Without Profit, Square Said to Be Eyeing IPO Next Year
Technology

Even Without Profit, Square Said to Be Eyeing IPO Next Year

With Twitter's IPO, this year and next are shaping up to be epic for co-founder Jack Dorsey -- and for his wallet.
Jason Fell
Twitter IPO Deserves the Hype, If Not the Investment
Marketing

Twitter IPO Deserves the Hype, If Not the Investment

Twitter is the poster child for entrepreneurial determination and free-market opportunities. Believe that hype.
Ray Hennessey
Taking No Chances, NYSE Holds Mock Twitter IPOs
Growth Strategies

Taking No Chances, NYSE Holds Mock Twitter IPOs

The New York Stock Exchange ran three trial IPOs this past weekend, seeking to prevent a repeat of Facebook's glitch-plagued Nasdaq debut.
Brian Patrick Eha
Why Tech Valuations Can't Be Too High or Too Low
Finance

Why Tech Valuations Can't Be Too High or Too Low

The eye-popping price tags of companies such as Fab, Pinterest and Snapchat have raised concerns that valuations have gotten out of whack. The reality is there's no such thing as being overvalued or undervalued.
Ray Hennessey
5 Things Twitter Needs to Answer on Its IPO Roadshow
Finance

5 Things Twitter Needs to Answer on Its IPO Roadshow

Under traditional metrics, there is no way to justify Twitter's expected valuation. More answers are needed.
Peter S. Cohan
Step Aside, San Francisco: New York-Based Companies Expected to Steal the IPO Show
Technology

Step Aside, San Francisco: New York-Based Companies Expected to Steal the IPO Show

As investor appetite improves and the Big Apple's tech scene continues to mature, analysts expect New York City to become a hub of tech IPO activity in coming years.
Catherine Clifford
Report: Twitter to List on NYSE, Fearing IPO Mishap on Nasdaq
Technology

Report: Twitter to List on NYSE, Fearing IPO Mishap on Nasdaq

Not wanting a repeat of Facebook's botched IPO, Twitter reportedly plans to list itself on the New York Stock Exchange when it makes its market debut.
Brian Patrick Eha
Experts Say Twitter Didn't Botch Its IPO Announcement
Marketing

Experts Say Twitter Didn't Botch Its IPO Announcement

The social network announced its confidential filing for an initial public offering via a tweet. It's showing signs it learned from Facebook's IPO.
10 Questions to Ask Before Taking Your Company Public
Finance

10 Questions to Ask Before Taking Your Company Public

Here's what you need to know before making the decision to debut your company on Wall Street.
Arlene Weintraub
 Facebook Hits and Misses Since Its IPO
Marketing

Facebook Hits and Misses Since Its IPO

A year after its initial public offering, we look back at the social media giant's highs and lows as a public company.
Kim Lachance Shandrow