The Readback explores why only a few of our most hyped companies and ideas end up meeting their promise. The lessons learned hold value not just for investors, but for everyone trying to find the next big thing.
Peloton's Wild Ride (Rebroadcast)
Peloton nearly broke the IPO market, and then came racing back. (First published November 25, 2020.)
A Costly Detour for Uber
The ride-sharing giant hoped to be worth $120 billion. Then investors started asking about profits.
Facebook's Terrible IPO
Facebook was already at the top of the world when it went public in 2012. The IPO nearly ruined it all.
Beyond Meat Goes to Market
How the alternative meat company's revolutionary idea became one of Wall Street's favorite stories.
Moderna's First Trial
Moderna's stock debut was once termed a broken IPO. Now the company is saving the world.
The Making of an IPO Frenzy
By the end of 2020, investors had shaken off the pandemic and driven IPOs to historic highs. How we got there, and what's next.
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