News and Articles About Valuations
The company seeks to avoid litigation and mend damage in the wake of revelations of cheating.
The funding round valued the company at more than $25 billion.
The company could be valued at about $20 billion.
As a comparison, consider that General Motors Co.'s $48 billion market value is equivalent to about $4,800 for every vehicle it sold last year.
The competition is fierce in the tech space. Many startups falter within the first year or two.
The latest funding round comes in spite of a contraction in venture capital investing for technology startups, amid widespread concern about high valuations.
Serious investors want to know about your new venture's real revenue, team strength, registered intellectual property and other important elements.
At $16 billion, Snapchat is the sixth mostly highly valued venture-backed company in the world.
The company's Chinese business boosted its valuation last month to more than $8 billion after raising more than $1 billion in its latest funding round.
A spate of valuations below expectations has many tech investors worried but the problem is likely just normal Silicon Valley volatility.
Startups with high valuations are not as rare as they once were. Will the trend continue?
The free mobile app is having trouble courting advertisers, and investors are nervous.
The company run by founder Jack Dorsey will debut Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange.
The company, founded in 2007, raised $120 million in its latest funding round.