Can This Tech IPO Change the Game?
The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series, in which technology editor/analyst Andrew Tonner and consumer-goods editor/analyst Austin Smith discuss topics around the investing world.
In one of the most-followed storylines of the year, Facebook filed its S-1 form with the SEC on Wednesday, setting in motion its eventual debut around May. Despite the glut of high-profile tech IPOs we've seen come to market in the past 18 months, this remains undoubtedly the most highly anticipated offering of the bunch. Only 8 years old, Facebook has revolutionized the way people connect. With around 800 million users, the company certainly had already attained a legendary scope. In this video, Andrew discusses the potential implications and gives his expectation for this soon-to-be big-time stock.Big tech names gather a lot of investor attention, but the truth is that they're playing second fiddle to an even larger revolution in technology. To better prepare investors for this new revolution, The Motley Fool has just released a free report on mobile named "The Next Trillion-Dollar Revolution" detailing a hidden component play inside mobile phones that also is a market leader in the exploding Chinese market. Inside the report, we not only describe why the mobile revolution will dwarf any other technology revolution seen before it, but we also name the company at the forefront of the trend. Hundreds of thousands have requested access to previous reports, and you can access this new report today by clicking here -- it's free.
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