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MarillionFan
19th May 2011, 18:25
BBC News - LinkedIn shares double on debut (http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-13451057)

Another tech bubble starting. Go long on social media.

How is LinkedIn worth 10billion?

AtW
19th May 2011, 18:27
How is LinkedIn worth 10billion?

They make more money than a million of used furniture shops? :tongue

scooterscot
19th May 2011, 19:54
Is it not that the value is just a variation of the google search formula. The ability to target a mass audience with the same interests for benefit of whichever stakeholders.

It's the value of a link and nothing else. Unlimited knowledge is to generate endless wealth.

What's brillent about this business model is your competitors are squashed within no time.

Yahoo - remember them?

Xing - huh?

Netscape - who?

Scrag Meister
23rd May 2011, 09:48
1999/2000 here we come again.

24x earnings, bit steep.

d000hg
23rd May 2011, 09:50
Yahoo - remember them?They're still around