Gold Farm: Shanda Games Becomes Year’s Best Stock IPO

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  Games like CrazyKart rocketed Shanda's share price.

Making money in the virtual world is easy. It's real-world finances that elude even trained economist and stock speculators.

It's a sign of the times, then, that the most profitable public offering of stock so far this year comes from little-known Shanda Games (NASDAQ: GAME).

You may not know Shanda, but you will. Titles to its credit include the new and reviewer-acclaimed Aion and popular teen-targeted browser MMORPG Maple Story.

To find out just how many bags of money Shanda made on the NASDAQ and why this means big things for gaming companies, read on below the fold.

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