Infographic: Facebook IPO Dwarfs Social Sectormates

None of their offerings came anywhere close to that of Zuck & Co.

   

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) launched its initial public offering today, becoming not only the third-largest IPO ever and the biggest tech IPO of all time, but absolutely dwarfing the rest of the previous deals in the social space. Though FB’s first day of trading was furious, with 567 million shares changing hands, the stock wound up pretty close to where it started, at $38.23. Still, Facebook is far and away the social media behemoth.

Here’s how its IPO compared to those of its sectormates:

IPO SocialMediaStockTimeline1 Infographic: Facebook IPO Dwarfs Social Sectormates

 


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