Wednesday, April 6, 2011

China IPOs Gallop Out of the Gate: Time to Buy?

Over the last 6 months, China has had four internet related IPOs that soared nearly 100% on the first trading day. The latest came last week in the form of Qihoo 360 Technology (QIHU). The stock was up an amazing 134% in its market debut, but only ranks second trailing the 161% gain of Yoku.com (YOKU). Should you buy now?

Any prudent investor should take a pause after such a meteoric rise. Sure the company has a lot of potential but most companies don't live up too such grand hype. After all, there was a reason that the investment bankers priced it so much below the closing price. Do you really think they turned down extra fees intentionally?



Read the full article at Seeking Alpha




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