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The Dot Com Bubble Is Back – Fred Wilson and John Doerr Discuss

With 10%+ unemployment, it’s hard for most American’s to imagine, but the dot com bubble is back again. According to many, we are seeing a bubble yet again surrounding internet companies at historic proportions in early stage and late stage … Continue reading

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Fred Wilson Supports Secondary Market For Private Company Stock Liquidity

Today Fred Wilson wrote about the nearly 1,000 point “Crash of 2:45PM” yesterday, and in his post he described the public markets as a fickle thing.  He went on to say: “I believe the secondary market where institutional private capital … Continue reading

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Zynga $5 Billion Valuation: BUY – Early Leader in Social Gaming is Printing Money

Current trading price in private market: $9    Price Target:   $15.75 (Download Full Report Here – PDF) Investment Conclusions: Zynga is the clear leader in social gaming.  It is well positioned to build on its pool of 237 million monthly players, … Continue reading

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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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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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Second Shares

We launched Second Shares to cover the secondary markets for internet businesses like Facebook, Zynga, Twitter, LinkedIn and more.  We will conduct video interviews with founders, employees, investors and relevant industry insiders.  We’ll publish research analysis of these companies our … Continue reading

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