A look at how some IPO stocks have fared

Facebook is preparing to file paperwork as early as Wednesday for an initial public offering of stock, according to The Wall Street Journal. Its public debut will be the most anticipated tech IPO since Google went public in August 2004.

Below is a look at how the stocks of some recently public companies are faring. The companies are all loosely Internet-related, though their businesses vary widely.

— Zynga Inc., developer of online games, first day of trading on Dec. 16, 2011

Pricing: $10 per share

First-day close: $9.50, down 5 percent from IPO price

Friday's close: $10.05, up 1 percent from IPO price

Trading range since IPO: $7.97 to $11.50

— Jive Software Inc., creator of tools to run social networks for businesses, first day of trading on Dec. 13

Pricing: $12 per share

First-day close: $15.05, up 25 percent from IPO price

Friday's close: $14.92, up 24 percent from IPO price

Trading range since IPO: $14.18 to $16.86

— Angie's List Inc., consumer-reviews site, first day of trading on Nov. 17

Pricing: $13

First-day close: $16.26, up 25 percent from IPO price

Friday's close: $15.20, up 17 percent from IPO price

Trading range since IPO: $10.77 to $18.75

— Groupon Inc., online deals company, first day of trading on Nov. 4

Pricing: $20

First-day close: $26.11, up 31 percent from IPO price

Friday's close: $20.04, relatively flat

Trading range since IPO: $14.85 to $31.14

— Zillow Inc., real estate website, first day of trading on July 20

Pricing: $20

First-day close: $35.77, up 79 percent from IPO price

Friday's close: $29.35, up 47 percent from IPO price

Trading range since IPO: $23.43 to $60

— Pandora Media Inc., Internet radio company, first day of trading on June 15

Pricing: $16

First-day close: $17.42, up 9 percent from IPO price

Friday's close: $13.91, down 13 percent from IPO price

Trading range since IPO: $9.15 to $26

— LinkedIn Corp., online professional network, first day of trading on May 19

Pricing: $45

First-day close: $94.25, more than double IPO price

Friday's close: $76.64, up 70 percent from IPO price

Trading range since IPO: $60.14 to $122.70

— Zipcar Inc., online car rental company, first day of trading on April 14

Pricing: $18

First-day close: $28, up 56 percent from IPO price

Friday's close: $16.13, down 10 percent from IPO price

Trading range since IPO: $16.50 to $31.50

— Demand Media Inc., online content publisher, first day of trading on Jan. 26

Pricing: $17

First-day close: $22.65, up 33 percent

Friday's close: $6.82, down 60 percent from IPO price

Trading range since IPO: $5.24 to $27.38

businessmedianewsUS

If you find our journalism valuable and relevant, please consider joining our Examiner membership program.
Find out more at www.sfexaminer.com/join/

Just Posted

Dave Hodges, pastor at Zide Door, the Church of Entheogenic Plants that include marijuana and psilocybin mushrooms, holds some psychedelic mushrooms inside the Oakland church on Friday, July 22, 2021. (Kevin N. Hume/The Examiner)
Psychedelic spirituality: Inside a growing Bay Area religious movement

‘They are guiding us into something ineffable’

A former inmate and a sheriff’s deputy are among the first four members chosen to serve on the newly created Sheriff’s Department Oversight Board. (Kevin N. Hume/The Examiner)
Years after fight club scandal, Sheriff’s oversight board takes shape

‘We want to promote law enforcement best practices’

More than a thousand people gathered in front of the California Capitol building to protest Gov. Gavin Newsom’s stay at home order and demand that the state re-open on May 1, 2020. (Photo by Anne Wernikoff for CalMatters)
Newsom blames ‘right-wing pundits’ for COVID surge

By Emily Hoeven CalMatters Gov. Gavin Newsom on Monday placed the blame… Continue reading

Strong California revenues will allow the state to commit to offering no-cost food to every student. (Amanda Mills/Pixnio)
How California plans to offer free daily meals to 6 million public school students

By Ali Tadayon EdSource With one in every six children facing hunger… Continue reading

Most Read