Monthly Archives: March 2010

Buyer Beware: SharesPost Index Under Values LinkedIn By Billions

Earlier this month SharesPost announced SharesPost Index, the industry’s first value index for venture backed companies.  After watching their valuations over the last few weeks, I’m a little concerned. In June 2009, TechCrunch wrote that SharesPost reported LinkedIn’s valuation at … Continue reading

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Microsoft Buying Facebook For $50B??

After parsing a speech by Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, and deciphering other tea leaves, Facebook focused blog AllFacebook.com speculated in a post yesterday that Microsoft was preparing a $50 billion bid for Facebook.  While I personally believe it would be … Continue reading

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Facebook $50 Billion Valuation

EDITORS NOTE:  THIS POST WAS ORIGINALLY POSTED ON 2/28/10 ON THE RESEARCH SITE, TRACK.COM. Current trading price in private market: $38      Target price:     $100 Overview: Facebook is the most powerful website the world has known : With over 400 million reported … Continue reading

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