initial public offerings (IPOs) trading on American exchanges

Thursday, October 29, 2015

GoPro (GPRO) reported earnings on Wed 28 Oct 2015 (after close)

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MyoKardia (MYOK) started trading on the Nasdaq on 29 October 2015

  • MyoKardia (NASDAQ:MYOK) offered 5,437,500 shares of common stock at $10 per share. Underwriters over-allotment is an additional 815,625 shares. Closing date is November 3.
  • The original IPO was 4,687,500 shares at $15 - 17.
  • Previously: MyoKardia set for IPO (Oct. 22)
  • MyoKardia offers a valuable solution in a distinct market but the company is only in Phase 1 of testing its first therapies.
  • MyoKardia predicted bringing home $91.6 million with its IPO. The company’s take home was only $54 million.



MyoKardia, Inc. is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company. The Company focuses on the treatment of heritable cardiomyopathies, a group of rare, genetically-driven forms of heart failure that result from biomechanical defects in cardiac muscle contraction. The Company is engaged in the business of developing and commercializing therapeutics. The Company has used its precision medicine platform to generate an initial pipeline of over four therapeutic programs for the chronic treatment of two forms of heritable cardiomyopathy-hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM), and dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM). Additionally, the Company has three preclinical programs, HCM-2, DCM-2 and LUS-1. Its lead product candidate, MYK-461, is an orally-administered small molecule designed to reduce excessive cardiac muscle contractility leading to HCM.

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United States 

Key stats and ratios

Q2 (Jun '17)2016
Net profit margin-228.21%-33.55%
Operating margin-233.71%-33.94%
EBITD margin--31.11%
Return on average assets-29.08%-8.27%
Return on average equity-39.69%-10.99%

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Ferrari (RACE) began trading on the NYSE on October 21, 2015

  • The Italian luxury sports car maker sold 17.2 million shares at $52 late yesterday, raising $894 million. The hot Initial Public Offering then began trading this morning, ultimately closing up 5.8% from its offering price.

First Data (FDC): 1-week performance

Thursday, October 15, 2015

First Data (FDC) began trading on the NYSE on October 15, 2015

  • U.S. payment processing company First Data Corp, controlled by private equity firm KKR & Co LP, raised $2.56 billion in its stock market debut, a steep drop from the $3.7 billion originally targeted. Its shares ended down 1.6 percent.
  • The year's biggest debut, raising $2.6 billion, First Data was the latest survivor from the 2007 LBO boom to hit the market. The payments processor has bet on technology efforts under CEO Frank Bisignano, a former JPMorgan executive.

First Data Chairman and Chief Executive Frank Bisignano (C) celebrates during his company's initial public offering on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange October 15, 2015.