San Jose company celebrates IPO

March 28, 2012 6:16:04 PM PDT
San Jose-based Vocera celebrated its initial public offering Wednesday by ringing the opening bell to start the trading day.

Shares for the company soared nearly 40 percent, bringing in almost $100 million Wednesday.

The company provides mobile communications for 750 hospitals and other healthcare providers nationwide.

Vocera shares closed up, ending the trading day at $21.17.