The IPO Buzz: Rolling the Dice

Three high-profile IPOs were priced last week. One crashed on take-off, one did better than expected and the other didn’t trade. Investors coughed up over $12.6 billion to buy the trio.

May 27, 2006 Read More

The IPO Buzz: On the Runway

Should the hopes and dreams of some of Wall Street’s investment bankers and their corporate clients come to pass, then this week’s IPO calendar could turn out four deals. Don’t bet on it.
May 3, 2006 Read More

The IPO Buzz: Early Curtain Call

February 2006’s IPO production line closed down early this year. The last of the month’s traffic was priced and traded on Friday, Feb. 24, 2006. That leaves only Monday evening, Feb. 27, 2006, for bankers to price anything. And in all probability, that’s not going to happen.

February 27, 2006 Read More

The IPO Buzz: Room Service

For guests checking out of the Delano Hotel in Miami Beach, the Sanderson Hotel in London or the Cliff in San Francisco, it could be expensive. The daily average room rates run as high as about $500 per day.

February 20, 2006 Read More

The IPO Buzz: The Pause That Refreshes

Anybody following the IPO market knows February 2006 got off to a fast start. Bankers priced 18 deals through Friday, February 10, 2006, which raised $3.2 billion. That was a favorable comparison to January 2006 when bankers priced 16 deals for the entire month. They raised $2.5 billion. However, over the next two weeks, the deal count falls off sharply.

February 13, 2006 Read More
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