Let the Haggling Over Facebook Begin!

In this article, Bear Stearns recommends Yahoo buy Facebook.  The estimated price tag given the demographic of Social Network users (in itself a surprising factoid: the largest demographic is 35-54 year olds) is only about half what Facebook is asking

Very nice job of cost estimating,  instructive in its own right.

Bear Stearns: Yahoo Must Form A Social Networking Strategy

He then goes on to build an argument that Yahoo should acquire Facebook, something they tried and failed to accomplish last year. Compare his valuation model below ($4.5 – $7 billion) to the model Yahoo put together last year ($1.6 billion):

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Published in: on August 6, 2007 at 7:44 pm  Comments (1)  

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  1. […] Microsoft thinks Facebook worth $10 Billion The price just keeps going up… […]


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