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Weibo Corporation - Pending

4/16/2014, 6:25 PM ET
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  • IPO Preview: Weibo
    IPOdesktop Today, 2:26 PM

    Summary

    • Leading Chinese social media platform.
    • 2013 revenue was up 186% to $188 million - 26% from Alibaba - with a $60 million loss.
    • Operating income, however, was 2% of revenue for the December '13 quarter.
  • With Rapidly Growing Usership, Weibo IPO Looks Strong
    Don Dion Today, 12:23 PM

    Summary

    • Weibo, a popular social media and microblogging platform in China, plans to raise $360.0 million in its upcoming IPO.
    • WB has seen rapidly growing revenues and declining losses over the past two years; in addition, its platform has been increasingly adoption by corporations, government officials and agencies.
    • Investors should strongly consider buying into this fast-growing, competitive, user-friendly company.
  • What Can We Learn From Weibo's Updated IPO Prospectus?
    Xiaofan Zhang Tue, Apr. 1 6 Comments

    Summary

    • Weibo has selected NASDAQ as the stock exchange to list its shares and picked "WB" as its ticker symbol.
    • Weibo has selected Ms. Bonnie Yi Zhang as its Chief Financial Officer.
    • Weibo expects sequential decline in revenues and a net loss in 1Q14.
    • The updated prospectus added exceptions to the non-competition agreement between Weibo and SINA.
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Weibo is a leading social media platform for people to create, distribute and discover Chinese-language content. By providing an unprecedented and simple way for Chinese people and organizations to publicly express themselves in real time, interact with others on a massive global platform and... More