57 (P/S), reversing the log transformation, we find IPO
valuation ratios of second-time IPOs
are 36% ([e.
Of the 121 companies that made IPOs
in Japan last year, 29 firms, or 24 percent, saw their initial market quotes slip below their respective IPO
prices, Tokyo IPO
Securities companies set the offering price of an IPO
by first determining the fair value based on the PER and other parameters of similar companies.
CCH said that "IPO
Vital Signs" analyzes over 200 data elements from every new significant IPO
registered with the SEC for its ongoing database.
Early indicators point to the continued emergence of the global IPO
About 91% of the IPO
represents new shares, and the remaining 9% will consist of existing shares sold by China Life's parent, China Life Insurance (Group) Co.
Case noted that there's a high correlation between the stock market and IPO
activity, and with the stock markets depressed, the IPO
market has followed.
There are ways get past the IPO
velvet rope, however, from buying a mutual fund geared to new issues, to opening an account with an online discount broker who gets a piece of the new-issue action.
Headlines--Breaking news on the IPO
market with updates throughout the day.
When an IPO
quickly moves to a significantly higher price during its first day on the market, it's natural to wonder if the investment bankers--and the issuing company's officers--didn't misprice the deal.
The recap was so successful that two years later, in March 1995, the company finally undertook an IPO
, selling 2.