Facebook debut closes near flat

The Facebook logo appears on a display inside

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The Facebook logo appears on a display inside the Nasdaq Marketsite in Times Square in Manhattan. (May 17, 2012) (Credit: AP)

It was barely a "like" and definitely not a "love" from Facebook investors as the online social network's stock failed to live up to the hype in its trading debut Friday.

One of the most anticipated IPOs in Wall Street history ended on a flat note, with Facebook's stock closing at $38.23, up 23 cents from Thursday night's pricing.

That meant the company founded in 2004 in a Harvard...

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