initial public offering

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n initial public offering a corporation's first offer to sell stock to the public
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Usage


In news:

Fairway Market — the fast-growing grocery chain that got its start 79 years ago as a fruit-and-vegetable stand on the Upper West Side — is readying itself for an initial public offering.
Fairway Market — the fast-growing grocery chain that got its start 79 years ago as a fruit-and-vegetable stand on the Upper West Side — is readying itself for an initial public offering.
Bruce Springsteen and Kurt Cobain, said its initial public offering will likely price at $13 to $15 a share.
The Nasdaq OMX Group blamed "human error" for a series of delays in the initial public offering of WhiteHorse Finance on Wednesday.
Will Facebook's purchase of Instagram affect the social-media company's initial public offering.
In recent weeks, Hong Kong 's moribund initial public offering market seems to have been perking up.
Zuckerberg gave his first interview since the company's rocky initial public offering in May (AP Photo/Eric Risberg).
ING Groep NV, filed to raise up to $100 million in an initial public offering as its parent complies with a. European Union mandate to split its businesses.
Archstone Seeks $3.45 Billion in US Initial Public Offering.
Shares of LeapFrog Enterprises rose more than 20 percent yesterday after the company, a maker of educational toys, raised $117 million in an initial public offering.
SolarCity on Wednesday moved ahead with its initial public offering, sharply lowering its price to $8 a share from the $13 to $15 target it previously set.
Shares of Allison Transmission Holdings Inc are expected to begin trading Thursday, but the early reaction to the initial public offering from analysts is lukewarm .
The brightest Facebook star of 2012 hasn't been the new timeline, a Mafia assassination game, or even the company's initial public offering.
SEA has begun marketing an initial public offering valuing the owner of Milan Malpensa, Italy's biggest cargo airport, up to 1.1 billion euros ($1.4 billion).
SolarCity, one of the nation's leading installers of rooftop solar systems, hopes to raise as much as $150 million in an initial public offering this week.
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In science:

After the recent initial public offerings (IPOs) of some of the ma jor social networking companies such as Groupon, Linkedin or Pandora, Zynga went public on December 16th , 2011.
When games meet reality: is Zynga overvalued?
After the recent initial public offerings (IPOs) of some of the ma jor social networking companies such as Groupon, Linkedin or Pandora, Zynga went public on December 16.
Valuation of Zynga
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