Insider Trading Round-Up 9/29
Sep29

Insider Trading Round-Up 9/29

Everytime corporate insiders (meaning a company’s directors and officers) and any owners of more than 10% of a class of a company’s shares buy or sell shares, they must report it within 2 days to the SEC. These transactions let you know what those close to the company in question think about its future. As such, here’s a look at the top 5 insider stock sales and the top 5 insider stock buys of last week. Top 5...

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Alibaba IPO, A New Tech Giant (Updated 9/19)
Sep09

Alibaba IPO, A New Tech Giant (Updated 9/19)

“Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. unveiled plans for an initial public offering that values the company at $155 billion, which would instantly make it one of the largest listed in the U.S. and mark one of the biggest stock-market debuts ever.” What is Alibaba? With recent news of the upcoming Alibaba IPO, a lot of people are in the dark on what exactly Alibaba is or what it does. Well, Alibaba is similar to Amazon, but with...

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The MobileEye IPO: The Future of the Automotive Industry
Jul31

The MobileEye IPO: The Future of the Automotive Industry

Today, a very intriguing company began offering its shares on the market in a highly anticipated Initial Public Offering (IPO). The company has decided to sell 35.6 million shares for $21-$23 dollars each, raising up to $818.5 million before potentially selling additional shares to the underwriters. Tomorrow, these shares will be available on the New York Stock Exchange with Goldman Sachs Group Inc ($GS) and Morgan Stanley ($MS)...

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GoPro Stock Continues to Rise After 3 Days
Jun30

GoPro Stock Continues to Rise After 3 Days

GoPro, the American company responsible for the “world’s most versatile camera” recently released its IPO on the NASDAQ as GPRO. History of GoPro The idea for GoPro came to CEO Woodman after a surfing trip in Australia in 2002. Woodman wanted a high-definition and lightweight camera system that could capture the closeup and professional angles of his various adventures. Thus after raising money for his new idea,...

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Global Business Etiquette (INFOGRAPHIC)
Jun04

Global Business Etiquette (INFOGRAPHIC)

Thanks to the internet, businesses today have unlimited access to various markets around the world. In just the past few years, we have seen a major increase in the globalization of brands, allowing business owners to establish a reputation for themselves easier than ever before. However, what many global entrepreneurs fail to realize is that their way of doing business may not be exactly what their potential partners or clients had...

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Silicon Valley is the Tech Acquisition Hotspot
May13

Silicon Valley is the Tech Acquisition Hotspot

According to new research conducted by financial research company PrivCo, Silicon Valley dominates as the number one metropolitan city with the most tech acquisitions. Last year, there was a grand total of 281 acquisitions in the Silicon Valley – that’s nearly one a day! New York, the runner up of the tech acquisition race, had a grand total of 74 acquisitions. Despite only matching a quarter of Silicon Valley’s...

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