These 2 Charts Show How Spotify Is One Of The Largest Digital Radios And Its IPO Could Be Worth $10 Billion | Exploring Markets

These 2 Charts Show How Spotify Is One Of The Largest Digital Radios And Its IPO Could Be Worth $10 Billion

Pandora and Spotify have two much different ways of monetizing their respective platforms. Pandora relies mostly on advertisements while Spotify relies mostly on premium subscriptions. What has more value? This could go down as a case study for the ages depending on who wins this battle several years down the road. Remember this:



Pandora's stock has absolutely skyrocketed over the last year or so. Just look at the chart below. Pandora and Spotify are competitors and so it would make sense why Spotify would want to IPO now while Wall Street banks and other investors are buying Pandora's stock. Pandora has a market worth $8 billion right now and it's quickly approaching $10 billion: