A millennial reports from the NYSE floor on Snapchat’s IPO day

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Texts to me: “Why the heck are you at the stock exchange?”

It’s a great question from a close friend who has known me for 21 years — and knows all too well that I’m not a traditional Wall Street reporter (and definitely didn’t change careers to stock trading).

But Thursday drew me to the New York Stock Exchange because it was a big day in the world of writing on Snapchat, a once little-known app that I refused to download in college, which has somehow become a huge company that media outlets are betting their future on. This friend knew I was at the NYSE because I had posted it to my Snapchat Story, of course. …

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Via: Mashable: Business

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