Now, Backpage.com will operate as a separate, independent entity. It will be operated by Village Voice Media controlling shareholders Mike Lacey and Jim Larkin.
The chatter on Main Street (a.k.a. Google, Yahoo! and other search sites) is always of interest to investors on Wall Street. Thus, each day, TheStreet compiles the stories that are trending on the Web, and highlights the news that could make stocks move.
-- Written by Brittany Umar.