Description: Groupon Inc. has walked away from a Google Inc. acquisition offer worth as much as $6 billion, according to reports late Friday, appearing to set the stage for a Groupon IPO as soon as next year.
Source: Marketwatch.com â€“ video report
Questions for discussion:Â
- Do you think Groupon is overvalued in this proposed deal?
- How would you evaluate Grouponâ€™s fair value from an acquisitions point of view?
- Why would the acquisition affect the value of Google shares?
- Would Groupon investors be better off going with an IPO instead?