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Title

How to Tell a Company Is About to Die

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

7-15-2016

Abstract

When a company revolutionizes a market niche – creates it, even – it's not long before the stock market calls with "come hither, IPO" flirtation. And so it was with a little money engine that could: Groupon (ticker: GRPN), the daily deals website based in Chicago and co-founded by an ambitious young twentysomething named Andrew Mason.