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Friday, May 18, 2012

Facebook Goes Public

May 18, 2012

Facebook went public today with its initial public offering (IPO) at $38 a share.  It closed at $38.23 with the highest trading volume of any company’s first day since GM.  That’s a lot of volume for such small gains.  The NASDAQ also fell a bit today.  Overall, for such a potentially risky stock, Facebook did [...]

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