This ad will close in

Valuations

Subscribe

News and Articles About Valuations

Aaron Levie, the Quintessential Silicon Valley CEO, Will Only Own 4.1 Percent of Box When It IPOs
BY
Online file-storage service Box has finally filed to go public. Here's what we know.
March 25, 2014 in Technology
Airbnb Could Be Joining the $10 Billion Valuation Club

Airbnb Could Be Joining the $10 Billion Valuation Club

BY
The online home rental startup is reportedly in advanced talks to raise funding that would make it more valuable than some large hotel operators.
March 20, 2014 in Money
Candy Crush CEO: If You Don't Get Why We Are Worth $7.6 Billion, Then Play Our Game

Candy Crush CEO: If You Don't Get Why We Are Worth $7.6 Billion, Then Play Our Game

BY
King Digital Entertainment, the maker of hit games to play on your smartphone, filed documents with the SEC today outlining the terms of its upcoming IPO.
March 12, 2014 in Grow Your Business
More Money, More Problems: The Down Side of a Mega Valuation

More Money, More Problems: The Down Side of a Mega Valuation

BY
The bragging rights may be tempting, but achieving a jaw-dropping valuation for your company can cause problems down the line.
March 8, 2014 in Venture Capital
Time to Get Out? Why Now is a Good Time to Sell Your Business.

Time to Get Out? Why Now is a Good Time to Sell Your Business.

BY
High stock prices, low interest rates and years of profitability make this year an attractive for an exit strategy.
January 29, 2014 in Selling Your Biz
Report: Dropbox Eyeing $8 Billion Valuation

Report: Dropbox Eyeing $8 Billion Valuation

BY
The online data-storage company is reportedly looking to raise $250 million in the next few weeks, seeking a valuation of about $8 billion.
November 19, 2013 in Starting a Business
Survey: 1 in 2 Angel Investors Regrets an Investment Made This Year

Survey: 1 in 2 Angel Investors Regrets an Investment Made This Year

BY
Entrepreneurs tend to over-promise when pitching their startup at the earliest stages, investors say.
November 19, 2013 in Angel Investors
Why Tech Valuations Can't Be Too High or Too Low

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

BY
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.
October 28, 2013 in Financing
Everything You Wanted to Know About VC Liquidation Preference But Were Afraid to Ask

Everything You Wanted to Know About VC Liquidation Preference But Were Afraid to Ask

BY
Read the second part of a series that walks you step-by-step through a venture capital deal.
October 25, 2013 in Venture Capital
5 Things Twitter Needs to Answer on Its IPO Roadshow

5 Things Twitter Needs to Answer on Its IPO Roadshow

BY
Under traditional metrics, there is no way to justify Twitter's expected valuation. More answers are needed.
October 23, 2013 in IPOs and DPOs
Car-Service Company Uber Reportedly Valued at $3.5 Billion

Car-Service Company Uber Reportedly Valued at $3.5 Billion

BY
The San Francisco-based limo company has also reportedly received approximately $250 million from Google Ventures, the largest investment that Google's venture capital arm has ever made.
August 23, 2013 in Venture Capital
Mobileye Valued at $1.5 Billion, Highlights Self-Driving Car Market

Mobileye Valued at $1.5 Billion, Highlights Self-Driving Car Market

Mobileye says it has raised money from five investors that valued its equity at $1.5 billion, highlighting the market potential for driver-assistance systems.
July 8, 2013 in Financing
The Art and Science of Company Valuations (Infographic)

The Art and Science of Company Valuations (Infographic)

BY
See a visual explanation of how young companies are valued, in some cases before they're even making money.
July 2, 2013 in Financing
Photos: 15 Billion-Dollar Tech Startups

15 Billion-Dollar Tech Startups

BY
You might be surprised at some of the companies that have reached the billion-dollar valuation mark.
February 11, 2013 in Your Website
On Sharks, Scrubbies and Why Money Isn't Everything

On Sharks, Scrubbies and Why Money Isn't Everything

BY
In this new series, an investor takes a closer look at a deal for a promising scrubbing sponge business on the hit business television show.
October 29, 2012 in Venture Capital
What Makes Facebook Worth So Much

What Makes Facebook Worth So Much

BY
After Facebook's IPO, the social network is being valued at about $100 billion. Here's how you can try to emulate that success.
May 18, 2012 in Growth Strategies
Do You Know What Your Business Is Really Worth?

Do You Know What Your Business Is Really Worth?

BY
If you found an investor for your business right now, would you know how to value a stake in your business? A recent 'Shark Tank' episode highlighted how important it is to be realistic about valuation.
April 19, 2012 in Financing
What Facebook's IPO Means for VCs and Entrepreneurs

What Facebook's IPO Means for VCs and Entrepreneurs

BY
The social networking giant's showing on the public market may land with a thud.
February 1, 2012 in IPOs and DPOs
How to Sell Shares Without Going Public

How to Sell Shares Without Going Public

BY
Secondary markets like SharesPost and SecondMarket offer a less costly avenue for raising money from investors than an IPO.
January 30, 2012 in IPOs and DPOs
Airbnb: From Scrounging for Rent to a $1 Billion Valuation

Airbnb: From Scrounging for Rent to a $1 Billion Valuation

BY
A business born of a need to find a way to pay the rent receives funding that values the company at more than $1 billion.
July 25, 2011 in Success Stories

Most Shared Stories