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Do you plan to buy stock in Facebook?

Response Percent Votes
90% 412
5% 23
Not sure
3% 18
Total 453


50YearResident 4 years ago

Facebook is a fad. As soon as the new wears off it will become worthless as many other fads have become. If you buy in, be prepared to lose your money.

Bailey Perkins 4 years ago

If people choose to buy, be sure to sell immediately. Otherwise, it is unlikely to work in your favor.

Ron Holzwarth 4 years ago

When did you say to sell?

"Shares of Facebook fell as low as $33 today, more than 13% below where the shares were when they went public last Friday."


kernal 4 years ago

No, but wish I'd had stock in Barnes and Noble.

Ron Holzwarth 4 years ago

I wish I had bought a winning lottery ticket.

verity 4 years ago

Only with the money that I had been planning to burn.

Nah, burning it will be a lot more fun.

sho_tyme21 4 years ago

its a company, you pay them and they will hit somebody in the face with a book, depening on how much you pay they will use a paper back or hard back

James Findley 4 years ago

Stocks = High stake rich person gambling.. I'd rather go play poker at the boats. Also I'd like to know where the other two percent went?

Ron Holzwarth 4 years ago

No, I don't think that stocks fit that definition at all, at least not for a wise investor. Read my posting here for investment advice:

Ron Holzwarth 4 years ago

Wow, you sure did change you mind in only one day.

riverdrifter 4 years ago

Passing on FB. Bought 5 shares (all I could afford) of Google at just over $400. So far, so good.

Ron Holzwarth 4 years ago

The only reason FB closed above its IPO price was because it was artificially propped up by underwriter Morgan Stanley, according to the 'Wall Street Journal'. Otherwise, it would have dropped on its very first day.

For details, look at the link on my posting below.

50YearResident 4 years ago

I told you so. If you bought any facebook you have lost 10% of your money. 5/21/2012 12:07 PM

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