Topic Archives: GSV Capital (GSVC)

“Amazon 2.0” — Can you “Grab Shares of Flipkart BEFORE its $21 Billion IPO?”

Wyatt Research is doing another “how to buy pre-IPOs” seminar that’s actually a hard sell for his Million Dollar Portfolio ($795/year), and this one’s built on the “get in early on Flipkart” idea. Flipkart, if you’re unaware, is the leading e-commerce brand in India — sort of like the “Amazon of India,” though it’s very […]

“Secret Loophole into Silicon Valley’s ‘Most Valuable Private Company'”

That headline comes to us from Wall Street Daily, soliciting subscribers for Robert Williams’ True Alpha, and it’s one of the more attention-getting strategies that newsletter use to pitch ideas: Getting in early. Sometimes “early” means buying a stock before a catalyst is widely known, sometimes it means just buying before your investing friends have […]

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    GSV. Gold. Gold miners. If gold goes up from $1,500 to $1,650, you can invest in gold and you've made 10% (less costs...

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    Avoid GSVC ... whatever gains might come from the shares accrue mainly to management through fees. I sat on those share...

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    I think this relates to the Wyatt constant push for back doors to upcoming IPOs although thats a guess !! GSVC has had ...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Sometimes, though it's certainly not guaranteed to be successful. There are several publicly-traded venture capital fun...

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    Absolutely!! And, now, that GSVC has tumbled roughly 16% since its pre-IPO LYFT high of about $8.35, how does Ian's mis...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    If you're referring to GSVC, they converted to a pass-through company a couple years ago so they are obligated to pay ou...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    It's a venture capital investment fund -- they buy stakes in companies before those companies are publicly traded, parti...

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    Pardon my ignorance on IPO’s, but… With my broker, participating in an IPO is NOT easy, as the requirements are stee...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Not for me, but lots of people have been buying it in the past month or two -- with the upward price pressure probably m...

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    So is (GSVC) a stock to buy before it's public?...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Looks like SPOT will start trading somewhere around $160, close to midday, a good pop of 15%+ from the "reference price"...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    I think pre-IPO investing is fun but not particularly profitable. Large venture capital firms have a lock on the best d...

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