Fri, Apr 18, 2014, 6:42 AM EDT - U.S. Markets closed for Good Friday

Recent

% | $
Quotes you view appear here for quick access.

LinkedIn Corporation Message Board

  • harus harus Sep 4, 2013 11:46 AM Flag

    Hovering at 240,does this mean pricing at 240 ?

    I'm surprised fund managers don't demant a bigger discount like 220 or 200. They want to flip it for profit. Buy at 240 they'd have to pump hard into uncertain war economy. Company job searches could really fall off the cliff.

    SortNewest  |  Oldest  |  Most Replied Expand all replies
    • Well, considering the arrogance of all the insider selling as of late then announcing a Billion dollar secondary, and this being the second “secondary” in the two years they have been public, I wouldn’t be surprised at all if it was priced at $260

    • That doesn't matter... fundamentals don't matter here.

      • 1 Reply to agamemnus_0
      • The stock price is the only thing that matters. Basically, their business model is this: keep your stock price high. The higher the stock price, the more cash they can raise. This is a $26B market cap company that only REALLY makes $20M per year. But according to pro forma numbers, it's way better than that. Like $100M+. That's because stock-based compensation is not really compensation, according to whoever makes this stuff up. A high stock price allows the company to boost earnings! The higher the stock price, the less the dilution and therefore the more profitable the company is! Yay! All this for running a glorified poster board! Yay!

 
LNKD
175.42+3.60(+2.10%)Apr 17 4:02 PMEDT

Trending Tickers

i
Trending Tickers features significant U.S. stocks showing the most dramatic increase in user interest in Yahoo Finance in the previous hour over historic norms. The list is limited to those equities which trade at least 100,000 shares on an average day and have a market cap of more than $300 million.
Weibo Corporation
NasdaqGSThu, Apr 17, 2014 4:00 PM EDT
AsiaInfo-Linkage, Inc.
NasdaqGSWed, Jan 15, 2014 4:00 PM EST