Snap sets valuation at lower end of expectation

BENGALURU: Snap Inc, the owner of the popular messaging app Snapchat, has set a valuation range for itself of $19.5 billion to $22.2 billion in its initial public offering, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing sources.
The valuation range, which represents $14 to $16 per share, is close to the lower end of the expected range of $20 billion to $25 billion, the Journal reported.
Snap Inc filed its IPO registration statement in early February and was expected to record the biggest valuation in a US technology IPO since Facebook Inc. — Reuters