Initial public offerings

FILE- This Jan. 28, 2018, file photo shows music streaming apps clockwise from top left, Apple, Spotify, Amazon, Pandora and Google on an iPhone in New York. Music-streaming pioneer Spotify will expand its financial arsenal with an initial public offering of stock. The first steps toward IPO were made in a confidential filing a few weeks ago, but the documents weren’t released until Wednesday, Feb. 28. (AP Photo/Jenny Kane, File)
February 28, 2018 - 4:11 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Music-streaming pioneer Spotify is hoping to attract a new crowd of fans on Wall Street to help fend off a growing competitive threat posed by Apple. Spotify will expand its financial arsenal with an initial public offering of stock aiming to raise $1 billion. That figure could...
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February 23, 2018 - 7:02 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — One of the world's largest online services for backing up documents, photos and other video is opening its files in an initial public offering of stock. Dropbox is hoping to raise $500 million in an IPO that comes 11 years after it started in San Francisco. The company...
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November 17, 2017 - 10:52 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of Stitch Fix, an online clothing styling service, jumped 14 percent in their stock market debut after the company raised $120 million in an initial public offering. The San Francisco-based company, which has nearly 2.2 million active users, ships shoppers clothing to try on...
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FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2014 file photo, Saudi billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, waves as he arrives at the headquarters of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in the West Bank city of Ramallah. Saudi Arabia has arrested dozens of princes and former government ministers, including a well-known billionaire with extensive holdings in Western companies, as part of a sweeping anti-corruption probe, further cementing King Salman and his crown prince son's control of the kingdom. A high-level employee at Prince Alwaleed bin Talal's Kingdom Holding Company told The Associated Press that the royal was among those detained overnight Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. (AP Photo/Majdi Mohammed, File)
November 05, 2017 - 9:39 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Among those detained in Saudi Arabia, no name carries more power in Western financial markets than Prince Alwaleed bin Talal. The prince, listed by Forbes as the richest Arab with $18.7 billion to his name, long has made big bets in the markets, holding major...
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October 19, 2017 - 5:51 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Stitch Fix, an online clothing styling service, has filed to go public. The company is one of several that ships shoppers clothing to try on at home before they buy. With Stitch Fix, customers pay $20 to receive five clothing items. Customers can ship back whatever they don't like...
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FILE - In this July 20, 2015, file photo, Eminem attends the premiere of "Southpaw" in New York. A company backed by Eminem’s former producers hopes to offer a public stake in his music. Royalty Flow is planning on an IPO to raise up to $50 million and offer an investment opportunity in royalties on Eminem’s catalog from 1999 to 2013. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
September 26, 2017 - 12:57 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Tired of living a life in which you are not making bank on royalties from the 43rd Grammy Awards Best Rap Solo Performance, "The Real Slim Shady?" The world may turn for you come October. Royalty Flow Inc., through its parent Royalty Exchange, is offering stakes in Eminem's...
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In this Monday, Aug. 7, 2017, photo, the Snap Inc. logo appears on a screen above a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Snap Inc. reports earnings, Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
August 11, 2017 - 7:06 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of Snap Inc. have fallen 14 percent after the parent company of Snapchat reported paltry earnings . The stock hit its lowest level Friday since the company went public in March. Adding to the uncertainty, employees will be able to sell their stock on Monday, when a lockup...
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FILE - This Oct. 6, 2014, file photo shows an example of a home delivered meal from Blue Apron, in Concord, N.H. On Wednesday, June 28, 2017, Blue Apron, the meal-kit delivery company, slashed the price it expects to sell its shares by as much as 40 percent, a sign that the company may be having trouble attracting investors. (AP Photo/Matthew Mead, File)
June 28, 2017 - 10:50 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Blue Apron, the meal-kit delivery company, is slashing the price it expects to sell its shares by as much as 40 percent, a sign that the company may be having trouble attracting investors. The price chop Wednesday comes as competition to deliver groceries heats up. E-commerce giant...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, June 22, 2016, file photo, Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg speaks at the American Enterprise Institute, in Washington. At least one person has already taken her name out of the running to be Uber's next CEO. Sandberg has no plans to leave Facebook, a person close to her tells The Associated Press, Wednesday, June 21, 2017. Sandberg is one of a long list of people Uber's board could consider to replace the company's founder and former CEO Travis Kalanick. Kalanick resigned Tuesday night under pressure from Uber's board and investors after a series of scandals. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
June 21, 2017 - 8:56 pm
DETROIT (AP) — Uber seeks a strong manager who can repair a broken image, juggle multiple lawsuits and government investigations, develop and nurture a new corporate culture and lead a successful IPO. That's a lot for potential candidates to consider. Uber needs a new leader after former CEO and...
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FILE - In this Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, file photo, the Twitter logo appears on a phone post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Twitter’s frequent presence in the news, as the preferred megaphone for President Donald Trump, has not translated into profit or meaningful user growth for the company. Twitter, Inc. reports earnings on Wednesday, April 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
April 26, 2017 - 10:11 am
NEW YORK (AP) — You'd think Twitter would be able to milk its status as President Donald Trump's megaphone. But the company still faces stagnant user growth, has never made a profit and even reported a quarterly revenue decline Wednesday, a first since going public. Trump's frequent tweets ricochet...
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