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Slack stock jumps 50% after direct listing

Slack Technologies Inc. shares jumped in Thursday morning trading following the workplace-communications company's direct listing. Shares opened at $38.50, 48% above a reference price of $26 set late on Wednesday, before h...


Grocery Outlet's stock debuts with a big rally

Shares of Grocery Outlet Holding Corp. debuted with a big rally, as they opened 41% above the initial public offering price of $22. The first trade was at $36.00 at 11:45 a.m. Eastern, and has pared some gains to trade re...

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Slack non-IPO is worth buying under only 1 of these 3 scenarios

Slack is going public with a direct listing, so there’s no order-taking and final IPO price.

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How a marijuana-software company became the first of its kind to list its stock on Nasdaq

To accomplish the feat of becoming the first cannabis-related software stock to list on the Nasdaq, MJ Freeway Chief Executive Jessica Billingsley opted to employ a creative strategy.

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Slack non-IPO: 5 things to know about the direct listing

Slack Technologies Inc. is looking for a better direct-listing fate than Spotify Technology SA.

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Slack sets reference price at $26 a share for public debut

Slack Technologies Inc. is set to make its trading debut Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange with a valuation of about $15.7 billion, the second major company to go public through a so-called direct listing.

Grocery Outlet prices IPO at $22 a share, above high end of range

Grocery Outlet Holding Corp. announced late Wednesday it will price its initial public offering at $22 a share, well above the high end of its range. On Tuesday, the company hiked its expected range to $18 to $19 a share,...


Slack reference price set at $26 for non-IPO

Slack Technologies Inc. shares will have a reference price of $26, and are expected to begin trading Thursday morning on the exchange. Slack is listing its shares directly instead of performing an initial public offering,...

Grocery Outlet boosts expected IPO pricing, lifting valuation to up to $1.6 billion

Grocery Outlet Holding Corp. raised on Tuesday the expected pricing range of its initial public offering, which could now value the extreme-value retailer of name-brand consumables and fresh products at up to $1.63 billio...

Beyond Meat's stock shoots above $200 intraday before paring some gains

Shares of Beyond Meat Inc. shot above the $200 mark for the first time in early trading Tuesday, before paring some gains, as the maker of plant-based meat alternative extended its rocket ride since going public about sev...

Ebix approves up to five bankers for EbixCash IPO next year

Ebix Inc. said Tuesday that it had approved the appointment of up to five investment bankers as it aims for an initial public offering of its EbixCash business in the second quarter of 2020. Ebix makes software for e-comm...

BridgeBio Pharma to raise up to $240 million, as terms set for IPO

BridgeBio Pharma Inc. disclosed Monday that it set terms for its initial public offering, in which the drug discovery company to treat genetic diseases is expected to raise up to $240 million and be valued at about $1.84 ...

Adaptive Biotechnologies sets terms for IPO, to raise up to $212.5 million

Adaptive Biotechnologies Corp. set terms for its initial public offering Monday, in which the developer of immune-system derived disease treatments is expected to raise up to $212.5 million and be valued at about $2.01 bi...

Karuna Therapeutics sets IPO terms, to be valued at up to $363 million

Karuna Therapeutics Inc. set terms Monday for its initial public offering, in which the biopharmaceutical company developing treatments for neuropsychiatric conditions is expected to raise up to $74.4 million and be value...

Priam Properties sets terms for IPO, to raise up to $180 million

Priam Properties Inc. set terms Monday for its initial public offering, in which the Nashville-based real estate investment trust expects to raise up to $180 million and be valued at about $233.51 million. The newly forme...