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Submission + - Facebook post-IPO share collapse triggers regulator investigations, more. (

squiggleslash writes: Morgan Stanley has been subpoenaed (FRR) and SEC officials are investigating NASDAQ after Facebook's disastrous IPO and post-IPO share slide. Analysts are blaming the IPO for dragging down tech stocks in general, and questions are being asked about the likelihood of successful, Netscape and Google style IPOs in the future. Did Facebook overreach? By attempting to cash in at a price of over 100 P/E, has Facebook's founders made things tougher for future tech entrepreneurs to get funding?

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