Investing in Initial Public Offerings (IPOs)

Have you used apps like Uber, Lyft, Pinterest, Snap? At your workplace, have you used messaging apps like Slack or Zoom Video? In fact, all the companies I mentioned above are publicly traded companies on the US Stock Markets. Yes, you can invest in these companies when they announce that they will start trading publicly through an Initial Public Offering (IPO).

In this article, I will discuss what an IPO is and what to look for before investing in it. I will also explain how to buy shares of an IPO and what are the risks involved as IPOs need to be…