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The Case for SINA Corporation

March 7, 2011

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SINA is an owner and operator of a number of online services in the People’s Republic of China.  These include SINA.com (a news portal), SINA Mobile, SINA Community (social services and games), SINA.net (search & enterprise services) and SINA E-Commerce (online shopping).  In FY10 SINA generated revenue of $402m (+12.3%yoy) and net profit of $109m […]

Justifying Twitter’s Valuation

February 10, 2011

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The news that Twitter is currently in talks to do a deal that the would value the company at $8-10bn has got many commentators questioning whether or not we are witnessing another 1990’s-like silly-season as valuations once again reach bubble levels.  In my view, while the exact valuations are still debatable, the issue of whether […]