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Facebook Goes Public On May 18!

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Facebook goes public

It was only a matter of time, folks! Starting May 18, you can get your hands on some Facebook stock when the company finally goes public to become the largest IPO in internet history.

To celebrate raise more money from investors and prepare for the stock market launch, the social network is going on a nine day IPO roadshow beginning May 7. The tour will stop in New York City, San Francisco, Boston, Chicago, Baltimore and potentially Los Angeles to pitch to investors in hopes of raising up to $10 billion!

While CEO Mark Zuckerberg will make a few appearances along the way, COO Sheryl Sandberg and CFO David Ebersman will be the main stars of the show.

Are U going to buy yourself a piece of the internet's most popular website?

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Apple Stock Skyrockets After Steve Jobs' Unfortunate Death!

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If you believe in life after death in the iClouds, then you'll believe Steve Jobs is fluffin it up extra today.

Apple shares have risen three percent, marking a "historic closing high of $422."

If you'd like to know how valuable these shares are, Apple is still worth four times what Disney and Time Warner are worth…combined. ….that's A LOT of green!

Since Steve Jobs' death (tear), the overall stock has risen twelve percent.

Thank you, Steve, for getting people excited about stocks again!

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