Facebook (FB) Cleared by SEC in IPO Probe

October 19, 2012 3:38 PM EDT
A SEC investigation that raised question about Facebook’s (Nasdaq: FB) disclosure prior the company’s highly publicized IPO concluded with a ruling in Facebook’s favor. The SEC found the social networking company did not withhold material data.

The investigation centered on accusations the company failed to disclose information related to revenue and related forecasts. The info allegedly led an analyst at Morgan Stanley to cut his revenue forecast for Facebook days before the disastrous IPO.

Serious News for Serious Traders! Try StreetInsider.com Premium Free!

You May Also Be Interested In

Related Categories

IPOs, Litigation, Trader Talk

Related Entities

Morgan Stanley

Add Your Comment