Please be more mindful of how you arrange your Latest News links.
This is downright uncaring. It’s like when the New York Times runs a story about a family being blown to bits in Baghdad right next to an ad for some bauble at Tiffany’s. It happens ALL the time. It’s crass.
Today is the 5-year anniversary of Google’s IPO. When Google went public, I instructed my financial advisor to steer clear because, as we all knew at the time, internet stocks are fun to read about but nothing that a serious investor would include in his portfolio.
The strike price was $85/share. It soared past $600/share in 2007 but has since settled in at a still quite profitable $445/share.
It’s a FACT: When it comes to high finance, I don’t know my ass from my elbow.