Facebook Debuts As Public Company With Initial Public Offering On NASDAQ Exchange

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A reporter for French TV stands onstage as the share price of newly... News PhotoBusiness,Corporate Business,Facebook,Finance,French Culture,Horizontal,Journalist,NASDAQ,New York City,Social Networking,Stock Market and Exchange,Technology,USAPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2012 Getty ImagesNEW YORK, NY - MAY 18: A reporter for French TV stands onstage as the share price of newly debuted Facebook stock is viewed at the Nasdaq stock market moments after it went public on May 18, 2012 in New York, United States. The social network site began trading after 11:30 a.m. with shares jumping 13% to $43 before quickly falling. On Thursday Facebook priced 421 million shares at $38 each. Facebook, a Menlo Park, California based company, will have a valuation exceeding $100 billion. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)