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March 17, 2014
06:21 EDTYHOO, FB, TWTRAlibaba, Weibo prepping U.S. IPOs, WSJ reports
Alibaba has confirmed that it is preparing for a U.S. IPO, and sources say the deal under consideration would raise over $15B, potentially rivaling or surpassing Facebook's (FB) 2012 IPO, the Wall Street Journal reports. Weibo, China's version of Twitter (TWTR), is planning to sell $500M of stock in the U.S. Reference Link
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August 12, 2014
06:03 EDTTWTRTwitter says paid $134.1M for Gnip
In May, the company completed its acquisition of privately held Gnip, a provider of social data and analytics headquartered in Boulder, Colorado. The acquisition is expected to allow the Company to further enhance its data analytics capabilities. Under the terms of the acquisition, the company agreed to pay $107.3M in cash and issue a total of 0.6M shares of common stock including shares of restricted stock subject to continued employment in consideration of all of the issued and outstanding shares of capital stock of Gnip. In addition, the Company agreed to issue up to 0.4M shares of the company’s stock as a result of assumed Gnip equity awards held by individuals, who will continue to provide services to the Company. The fair value of total consideration of $134.1M. During the six months ended June 30, the company acquired four other companies, which were accounted for as business combinations. The total purchase price of $55.5M for these acquisitions was preliminarily allocated as follows: $9.2M to developed technologies, $1.4M to net tangible assets acquired based on their estimated fair value on the acquisition date, $1.3M to deferred tax liability, and the excess $46.2M of the purchase price over the fair value of net assets acquired to goodwill. Goodwill resulting from these acquisitions is not expected to be deductible for U.S. income tax purposes.
06:00 EDTTWTRTwitter believes approx. 11% of active users only using third-party apps
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August 11, 2014
16:00 EDTTWTROptions Update; August 11, 2014
iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures down 1.33 to 31.90. Option volume leaders: AAPL KMI MNKD PBR AMZN SCTY TWTR TSLA according to Track Data.
15:36 EDTFBFacebook unique desktop visitor growth turns positive, says Goldman
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13:40 EDTTWTRTwitter sees strong demand in China, hopes to enter market, Nikkei says
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09:36 EDTFB, TWTRActive equity options trading on open
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06:12 EDTFBFacebook implied volatility of 31 at lower end of index mean range
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August 8, 2014
16:00 EDTTWTROptions Update; August 8, 2014
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12:01 EDTTWTRTwitter revamps its advertising fees to attract more businesses
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06:01 EDTYHOOYahoo to strengthen email encryption for users, Mashable reports
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August 7, 2014
15:33 EDTFBFacebook in talks with studios on content for Oculus Rift, The Information says
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10:37 EDTFBPrivateCore to join Facebook
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10:24 EDTFBFacebook acquires security startup PrivateCore, VentureBeat reports
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06:02 EDTFBFacebook hires former BBM head Bocking to run Internet.org app, Re/code says
Facebook (FB) has hired Andrew Bocking to run its new Internet.org mobile app, reports Re/code. Bocking was previously head of BlackBerry Messenger (BBRY). Reference Link
August 6, 2014
16:01 EDTTWTROptions Update; August 7, 2014
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11:28 EDTYHOOYahoo appoints former Netflix executive Mike Kail as CIO
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10:18 EDTTWTRTwitter drifts lower, levels to watch
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09:36 EDTTWTRActive equity options trading on open
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07:49 EDTYHOOcomScore price target raised to $44 from $40 at Brean Capital
Brean Capital raised its price target on comScore (SCOR) to $44 from $40 as they believe the company is well positioned for an acceleration in fundamentals. The firm expects its recent years of investment to impact their online business as the integration of Yahoo (YHOO) vCE is up and running and Google (GOOG) is expected to be completed by the end of Q3, leading to an acceleration of top line growth. Brean maintains its Buy rating on comScore.
06:50 EDTFBFacebook not ready for small businesses to use video ads, Re/code says
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