Facebook’s IPO issues
Lots of people are hyperventilating over Facebook Inc.’s coming initial public stock offering, a giant sale sure to rank among the biggest IPOs ever. Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg doesn’t seem nearly so excited. Facebook doesn’t need the money and executives worry about the distractions of public ownership. But spectacular business growth and a bulging roster of private investors is leading the company toward the most closely watched technology IPO since Google Inc. went public in 2004.