Facebook expects to hit the Nasdaq for its first day of public trading on May 18. Its IPO will be the largest social-media public offering ever, as well as one of the largest IPOs in the past few years.
And yet, investors’ feelings have been somewhat mixed. Among things cooling the fire have been Facebook’s uninspiring first-quarter earnings report, as well as the struggles of other recent social IPOs like Groupon (NASDAQ:GRPN), Zynga (NASDAQ:ZNGA) and Pandora (NYSE:P).
Well, investors aren’t alone on their indecision. To get a different perspective on the Facebook offering, I talked to five tech-sector CEOs — only to find that their opinions run the gamut, too.
Here’s what they had to say: