Topic Archives: GSV Capital (GSVC)

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 […]

This is not a fundamental look at any of these stocks, but just a quick update on my personal portfolio. Like you, I have many priorities in my life… and some of those priorities changed a bit over the last week or two, so we’re considering some real estate transactions that make it important for […]

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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