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Eric Jackson

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Eric Jackson is founder and Managing Member of Ironfire Capital and the general partner and investment manager of Ironfire Capital US Fund LP and Ironfire Capital International Fund, Ltd. 

Jackson completed his Ph.D. in the Management Department at the Columbia University Graduate School of Business in New York, with a specialization in Strategic Management and Corporate Governance, and holds a B.A. from McGill University.

You can follow Jackson on Twitter at or @ericjackson. 

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Twitter Needs SoundCloud More Than the Reverse

By Eric Jackson

It makes perfect sense for Twitter to try to nab SoundCloud, but SoundCloud would be crazy to sell now.

11:14AM 05/20/14

What's Yahoo! Really Worth Once Alibaba Is Gone?

By Eric Jackson

When you look at the numbers Yahoo!'s core business is worth half AOL's and InterActiveCorp's. That's too cheap.

03:02PM 05/12/14

Here's What We've Learned From Alibaba's Long-Awaited IPO Filing

By Eric Jackson

When you read the fine print, this Internet giant is awesome on so many levels.

01:34PM 05/07/14

What Are 'Users' Worth in Valuing Companies? A Lot -- if They Pay Up

By Eric Jackson

Paying and non-paying online users are valued differently by the market. People who pay something -- like Netflix users -- are worth more than those who generally don't -- like gamers and social media users. When you assess companies by their number of monthly active users, consider which group will be willing to actually part with their money.

03:48PM 05/05/14

Yahoo! Waits as Investors Wonder if Alibaba Will Go Public Next Week

By Eric Jackson

All signs point to an Alibaba IPO on Monday after the markets close. It should spark a lot of decisions among Yahoo!'s management.

01:35PM 04/25/14

Weibo Faces the Wall Street Bears

By Eric Jackson

Here's comes the Weibo IPO with an incredibly shrinking price tag. It says more about Twitter than it does Alibaba.

10:35AM 04/17/14

Tencent and Other Chinese Internet Stocks Are Under Pressure

By Eric Jackson

Tencent is up almost 110% in the last year but is down more than 20% from the recent highs. Where does it go from here?

11:55AM 04/11/14

Facebook's WhatsApp Deal Now Worth $2 Billion Less

By Eric Jackson

Facebook used so much stock to pay for Whatsapp that when the stock fell, the value of the deal fell to $17 billion from $19 billion.

01:07PM 04/07/14

High-Flying Workday Comes Back to Earth

By Eric Jackson

The software-as-service company's steady revenue stream made it a momentum stock that has fallen with the market.

10:31AM 04/07/14

Yahoo! Is Lucky to Still Have Its Alibaba Stake

By Eric Jackson

Even though it would be great if Yahoo! still owned 40% of Alibaba, its investors should thank their stars the old board didn't give the whole thing away.

06:00AM 03/26/14

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