The Top Ten Internet Companies Sold in 07

21 Jan

 Investment bankers Petsky Prunier released a report that says the Digital Content & Commerce market was active in 2007.  215 deals were closed with an estimated value of $7.5 billion.

User-generated content and online social networking rank among deals. Those types of companies accounted for a cool third of all deals with a 2.1 B valuation. The top 10 deals , with buyer, seller and value in millions:

  • Providence Equity Partners, NexTag Inc., $830
  • Fenway Partners Inc., 1-800 Contacts Inc., $358
  • The Walt Disney Co., Club Penguin Inc., $350
  • R.H. Donnelley Corp., Inc., $350
  • eBay Inc., StubHub, $310
  • Spectrum Equity Investors, The Generations Network, $300
  • Fox Interactive Media Inc., Photobucket Inc., $250
  • Microsoft Corp.,, $240
  • Idearc Inc., InfoSpace Online Business Directory, $225
  • Comcast Corp., Fandango Inc., $200

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