Endangered native Michigan mussels. Note the radio tag on the large one. Central Michigan University photo.

Matt’s Favorites: Flexing Michigan Mussels, Twitter IPO, And More

So what’s the latest and greatest as a chilly, wet Tech Tour Week comes to a close? Here comes the sun… and some great science and technology tales…

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/24/2013


Covisint Stock Soars After IPO

Shares in Detroit’s newest tech stock soared Thursday, the first day of their trading on the Nasdaq Global Select Market.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/26/2013

Esperion Therapeutics

Esperion Files For $70M IPO

The Plymouth-based cholesterol drug developer Esperion Therapeutics Inc. has filed for an initial public stock offering with the federal Securities and Exchange Commission. Esperion is seeking to raise up to $70 million.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/15/2013

Compuware headquarters in downtown Detroit

Compuware Rejects Buyout Offer, Stock Jumps

Compuware Corp. Friday rejected an $11-a-share buyout offer from a New York hedge fund, Elliott Management Corp. Compuware officials said the offer “significantly undervalues the company and is not in the best interest of shareholders.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/27/2013

Investors UnFriending? Shares Of Facebook Down On Second Day Of Trading

Shares of Facebook finished off about 11-percent Monday, down to $34-a-share in the second day of trading for the social networking giant.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/21/2012

Facebook Expected To File Paperwork For IPO

The popular social networking site is expected to file papers with security regulators on Wednesday for its initial public stock offering.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/29/2012

GM Stock Rises Above Closing Price From First Day

General Motors’ stock bounced back from an early slide on Friday to close just above Thursday’s closing price.


Obama: GM Stock Sale A Success For His Policy

President Barack Obama on Thursday welcomed the return of a rejuvenated General Motors to the U.S. stock market, saying some of the “tough decisions that we made” during the financial crisis were beginning to pay […]


GM Shares Jump On Wall Street Return

General Motors stock began trading on Wall Street again Thursday, signaling the rebirth of an American corporate icon that collapsed into bankruptcy and was rescued with a $50 billion infusion from taxpayers. The stock rose […]


The Feldman Report-AM 11/18

Ask some questions before jumping into the new GM IPO.