Homestreet Bank http://kplu.org en Seattle-based HomeStreet is an IPO success story http://kplu.org/post/seattle-based-homestreet-ipo-success-story <p></p><p><a href="https://www.homestreet.com/about/index.aspx">HomeStreet</a>, a Seattle bank company, sold its first shares publicly on Valentine’s Day, 2012. It's been a love affair with investors ever since.</p><p>This is a stock that didn’t split its shares only once, but did so twice in just nine months. Factoring in both two-for-one splits, the stock started out at $11 a share. They finished up at $25.55, more than a double their initial value.</p><p>Financial commentator Greg Heberlein and KPLU's Dave Meyer talk about Home Street on this week's <em>Money Matters</em>.</p><p> Tue, 08 Jan 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Dave Meyer & Greg Heberlein 7505 at http://kplu.org Seattle-based HomeStreet is an IPO success story