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Michael Wenner May 16, 2019
“If you’re a food delivery company, what you can’t do is take Uber’s revenue multiple and apply it to your business because Uber likely has two things you don’t: other business lines and scale,” Atish Davda, CEO of EquityZen said.
“I would look at the Greensill investment as a tech investment,” EquityZen analyst Adam Augusiak-Boro told Institutional Investor in an interview Monday. “I wouldn’t think of it as a path to investing in a traditional financial firm.”
Uber's share price has been relatively flat in its significant stock sales to private investors since the middle of 2016 at about $49 a share, according to an analysis by EquityZen, which has a marketplace for trading employee stock in startups.
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Commercial Real Estate companies tend to trade between a 0.5x and 1x P/S. When benchmarked against these companies, WeWork should be valued between $900M and $1.8B
Risun Udawatta May 09, 2019
"When you tack on this tariff disagreement that might come down tomorrow, it's kind of like having your wedding tomorrow and the hotel saying, 'Hey, by the way, we might have a Smashing Pumpkins concert happening right next to you.'" - Phil Haslett
"At some point the rubber is going to meet the road with the gig economy, where Uber will need to convert the folks on 1099 contracts to full-time [employees], which is going to have a big impact on the business." - Phil Haslett
"Uber is pricing itself to be very distinct from Lyft, and hopefully for the final time say, 'We're not the same company. We're five times larger and we're in 56 more countries than Lyft is in.'" - Atish Davda
Michael Wenner May 02, 2019
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