Should You Trust the Groupon Pop?


Tiger global hedge fund has taken a 10% stake in Groupon (NAS: GRPN) , which has popped share prices up 10%. Should you do the same? In this video, Motley Fool analysts Blake Bos and Austin Smith discuss their opinions on an investing thesis for Groupon, and how the stock crashed 90% since the company's IPO, with lots of talent having left the company over that time, as many investors realized that it went public with a huge premium on share prices and a business model that wasn't necessarily sustainable.

Groupon's story is one of the American Dream. The company went from 400 subscribers in 2008 to more than 150 million today. While this story is definitely one of success on a business level, it hasn't been for investors. Shares have fallen more than 80% over the past year and left investors panicked. Will this company live out its American Dream or leave shareholders empty-handed? To answer that question, our analyst has compiled a premium research report with in-depth analysis on whether you should buy or sell Groupon right now, and why. Simply click here now to get started.

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