Articles under “IPO”

The 15 Crucial Questions About Stock Options

Any Wealthfront client who has used our automated financial planning service knows that nothing impacts your financial lifestyle more than owning equity in a successful company. Unfortunately, most people really don’t know how to evaluate the equity portion of their job offer.

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When to Sell Your Employee Stock?

As the end of June approaches and the second quarter of business wraps up, many employees of publicly traded companies begin to struggle with deciding when you should sell your stock options or RSUs ahead of the next trading window. Data clearly suggests you should sell immediately, but if you’re like most people that just

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The Post-IPO Dilemma: Hedging Your Stock

If your company recently went public and your stock price has gone up significantly then you’re probably wondering how you can hedge your position. Unfortunately there’s nothing you can do while you’re still in the 180-day lock-up period.

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IPO 101 Series: What Happens to Employees After the Big Day?

In our previous posts, we’ve covered why companies go public, and how the IPO process works.  In this post, we jump to the first day of trading to understand how IPOs affect employees.

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