Are Buyout Rumors Going to Help This Tech Stock Soar?

Many of the worst-performing IPO stocks from 2011 have recently soared from the lows they saw last year. Notably among them, shares of social-game dynamo Zynga have soared an impressive 60% since the start of 2013. A major part of this pop has been speculation about a potential buyout of Znyga. On Monday, a fresh set of rumors sent Zynga higher still. However, what do they really mean for this fallen angel? In the following video, we break down how investors should look at Zynga.

Zynga's post-IPO performance has been dreadful, and investors are beginning to wonder if it's "game over" for this newly public company. Being so closely tied to the world's largest social network can be a blessing and a curse. You can learn everything you need to know about Zynga and whether it's a buy or a sell in our new premium research report. Don't even think about picking up shares before you read what our top analysts have to say about Zynga. Click here to access your copy.

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