WeWork Valuation Not Working

WeWork Valuation Not Working

Office-sharing startup WeWork, owned by The We Company and in partnership with major backer, SoftBank Group, is pressing ahead with plans to go public in spite of lukewarm interest for shares which many claim are overvalued. In January 2018, The We Company (which has a really sick website) raised money at a $47 billion valuation, however, institutional investors responsible for purchasing shares before the IPO […]

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More Than A Coffee Shop

More Than A Coffee Shop

This month Starbucks (SBUX) celebrated the 40th anniversary since beginning with Howard Schulz and a packed coffee store in Seattle and growing into a manifestation of the American Dream with a founder running for the Presidency and thousands of coffee stores across the globe. With revenues of $10.7 billion last year and 16,850 shops in 40 countries, Starbucks is one of the world’s most well-recognized […]

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The Big Four: Here to Stay

The Big Four: Here to Stay

In 1997, shares of Amazon (AMZN) & Apple (AAPL) traded below $2 per share. Facebook (FB) & Google (GOOGL) hadn’t even been started. It was the dawn of the Internet Era. The following year, Google was launched by a pair of Ph.D. students who now collectively own 14% of a $835 Billion company. Mark Zuckerberg was 14 and probably hadn’t started applying to Harvard. As […]

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