Posts Tagged ‘Shares’

Let the Buyer Beware!

Posted on: April 4th, 2014 by admin

Two months ago Facebook announced it would be buying the mobile-messaging startup WhatsApp for $19 billion. With approximately 450 million users of WhatsApp, Facebook […]

Growth by Acquisition

Posted on: October 25th, 2013 by admin

Last month Analogic Corporation announced that it had acquired the remaining stake in PocketSonics, a privately held firm based in Charlottesville that was a spin […]

From Dorm Room to Boardroom

Posted on: October 4th, 2013 by admin

Michael Dell in 1987. Copyright American Statesman. Thirty years ago, as an 18-year-old freshman student, Michael Dell launched a business assembling personal computers […]

Incentivising the Employees

Posted on: June 8th, 2012 by admin

When Facebook’s shares listed on the Nasdaq Stock Exchange on 18 May 2012, the company was valued at a little over $100 […]