| Nov 7, 2013
| 12:25 PM
Twitter began trading publicly Thursday morning, and as you might guess, the company's employees took to the social network and Vine to document the event, giving us an insider's look at the experience.
Here's the scene at Twitter's offices during the...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 5:52 PM
A little blue bird has turned a few select people into cash cows.
Twitter's stock closed at $44.90 on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday, down slightly from its opening price of $45.10. Still, it was widely considered a stellar market debut, with...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 5:54 PM
NEW YORK — In a mere instant — or about the time it takes to send a 140-character message — Twitter became one of the Internet's most valuable properties, capping a dizzying seven-year rise from scrappy start-up to a major publicly...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 1:32 PM
True confession: I sometimes (OK, fine, often) waste a lot of time on dumb stuff. Which probably explains my interest in Twitter.
You undoubtedly heard that Twitter had its IPO (that’s initial public offering for non-business-school types)...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 9:04 AM
Big things really do come in small packages -- 140-character packages, to be exact. Making its debut on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday, Twitter's stock rocketed above its initial public offering price in a frenzied day of trading that...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 7:51 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Ray McClure was lucky enough not only to get hired as one of Twitter's first employees but to get some stock.
When he left Twitter in 2007 after one year, McClure cashed out a bit at a time by selling his shares privately. He...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 1:54 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Facing growing regulatory challenges, Airbnb rolled out the red carpet on Tuesday morning, welcoming hundreds of Airbnb hosts and the media horde to a press conference at its splashy new San Francisco headquarters.
It was a move...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 7:33 AM
WASHINGTON -- Fiat on Monday said it would postpone an initial public offering of Chrysler Group stock until early 2014.
The move ends an attempt to sell shares owned by a United Auto Workers trust by the end of this year to help resolve a dispute...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Hilton Worldwide Holdings said it plans to raise as much as $2.4 billion in an initial public offering, in what would be the biggest IPO ever for a hotel company.
The McLean, Va.-based company and its shareholders plan to sell 112.8 million shares for...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 9:16 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Twitter has added a female media veteran to its all-male board of directors.
Marjorie Scardino, 66, former chief executive of publishing company Pearson, joined the Twitter board Thursday after a deafening wave of criticism that it...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 3:28 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Wall Street is rolling out the red carpet for Twitter.
The company has received a $1-billion credit line from some of the banks underwriting its initial public stock offering.
Twitter set up the agreement with lenders earlier this...