News and Articles About Valuations
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The cloud-storage company raised additional financing after publicly filing for an IPO in March.
With $1.2 billion from Fidelity and others, Uber sets the bar for other private companies in VC funding.
The troubled ecommerce site will fire about a third of its staff in its latest round of layoffs and its founder's blog has disappeared.
Online file-storage service Box has finally filed to go public. Here's what we know.
The online home rental startup is reportedly in advanced talks to raise funding that would make it more valuable than some large hotel operators.
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.
The bragging rights may be tempting, but achieving a jaw-dropping valuation for your company can cause problems down the line.
High stock prices, low interest rates and years of profitability make this year an attractive for an exit strategy.
The online data-storage company is reportedly looking to raise $250 million in the next few weeks, seeking a valuation of about $8 billion.
Entrepreneurs tend to over-promise when pitching their startup at the earliest stages, investors say.
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.
Read the second part of a series that walks you step-by-step through a venture capital deal.
Under traditional metrics, there is no way to justify Twitter's expected valuation. More answers are needed.
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.
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.
See a visual explanation of how young companies are valued, in some cases before they're even making money.
You might be surprised at some of the companies that have reached the billion-dollar valuation mark.
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.
After Facebook's IPO, the social network is being valued at about $100 billion. Here's how you can try to emulate that success.
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.
The social networking giant's showing on the public market may land with a thud.
Secondary markets like SharesPost and SecondMarket offer a less costly avenue for raising money from investors than an IPO.
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.