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Smart Home, Consumer Electronics Stock Prices Tank in 2018

Stock prices for public companies in the smart home, consumer electronics, IoT and custom integration markets drop 19% on average in 2018. Sonos, ADT IPOs skid downward.

Jason Knott · January 02, 2019

Resideo’s Security, Home-Automation IPO: Comparing REZI, CTRL, ALRM

After IPO, Honeywell spinoff Resideo (NYSE: REZI) joins Control4 and Alarm.com as the only pure-play, pro-centric security and smart-home stocks. We compare 12 publicly traded competitors.

Julie Jacobson · October 30, 2018

Sonos IPO Day: Why SONO is More than a Boring Hardware Play

Sonos (SONO) prices its IPO at $15 per share, below the expected range of $17 to $19. Wall Street is skittish about consumer-electronics hardware companies like Fitbit and GoPro, but Sonos is different.

Julie Jacobson · August 02, 2018

Former Sonos Reps Weigh In on IPO

Former Sonos reps dumped by the company mostly say they would buy stock in the wireless smart speaker company when it goes public at $17 to $19 per share.

Chuck Schneider · July 25, 2018

Sonos Files $100 Million IPO; Plans More Direct-to-Consumer Sales

Sonos IPO filing shows first profit in at least three years … and other highlights from the Nasdaq: SONO S-1 form, like the company’s “commitment to being open” and a strategy to sell more products through its app.

Julie Jacobson · July 06, 2018

Monster Products Files $300M Cryptocurrency Offering for ‘Monster Money’

Iconic Monster Products looks to pivot to blockchain and cryptocurrency from halcyon days of premium speaker cables; files S-1 with SEC for “initial currency offering” (ICO) of 300 million Monster Money (MMNY) tokens.

Julie Jacobson · May 31, 2018

Yawn: ‘Pundits’ Blame ADT’s Poor IPO on the Demise of Full-Service Security and Home Automation

CNBC interviewers and pundits-at-large try to blame ADT’s lackluster IPO on a doomed market for full-service security and home automation, but they’re simply wrong.

Julie Jacobson · January 19, 2018

ADT Officially Files for $1.5B IPO

ADT files with SEC seeking to raise $100 million to $1.5 billion in IPO that values the security giant at $15 billion.

Jason Knott · December 25, 2017

ADT Could Go Public for $15B as Early as 2018

Apollo Global Management, parent company of ADT, could register for an IPO in the fall and take ADT public by the end of 2018. Apollo acquired ADT in February 2016 for $7 billion.

CE Pro Editors · July 24, 2017