How Are The ‘Valuation Without Revenue Unicorns’ Faring?

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As part of my research on the subject Billion Dollar Unicorns, I have been tracking Unicorns of various colors and spots, so to speak.

Among those, my least favorite ones are the ones that command gigantic valuations without the revenue to back them up. Let’s look at how two of those are faring.

As I’ve mentioned before, valuation without revenues has returned with a vengeance. The climax of these valuations was Facebook’s $19 billion acquisition of WhatsApp. Another Social Messaging firm Snapchat is going through similar valuation cycles.

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from Blogger http://evangelinagius.blogspot.com/2015/03/how-are-valuation-without-revenue.html

How Are The ‘Valuation Without Revenue Unicorns’ Faring?

030215 snapchat hq

As part of my research on the subject Billion Dollar Unicorns, I have been tracking Unicorns of various colors and spots, so to speak.

Among those, my least favorite ones are the ones that command gigantic valuations without the revenue to back them up. Let’s look at how two of those are faring.

As I’ve mentioned before, valuation without revenues has returned with a vengeance. The climax of these valuations was Facebook’s $19 billion acquisition of WhatsApp. Another Social Messaging firm Snapchat is going through similar valuation cycles.

Read Full Story

from Blogger http://evangelinagius.blogspot.com/2015/02/how-are-valuation-without-revenue.html