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Facebook, Inc. (FB)

Stock Price: $264.91 USD 7.29 (2.83%)
Updated Mar 1, 2021 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
After-hours: $265.23 +0.32 (0.12%) Mar 1, 7:59 PM
Market Cap 754.38B
Revenue (ttm) 85.97B
Net Income (ttm) 29.15B
Shares Out 2.85B
EPS (ttm) 10.09
PE Ratio 26.25
Forward PE 22.99
Dividend n/a
Dividend Yield n/a
Trading Day March 1
Last Price $264.91
Previous Close $257.62
Change ($) 7.29
Change (%) 2.83%
Day's Open 261.00
Day's Range 257.90 - 266.65
Day's Volume 22,157,255
52-Week Range 137.10 - 304.67

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GuruFocus - 9 hours ago

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TechCrunch - 10 hours ago

Facebook was ordered to pay $650 million Friday for running afoul of an Illinois law designed to protect the state's residents from invasive privacy practices. That law, the Biometric Informat...

InvestorPlace - 11 hours ago

On Friday, SOS stock dropped 25% as short-sellers Hindenburg Research and Culper targeted the company. What should investors do next?

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Benzinga - 15 hours ago

Facebook, Inc.'s (NASDAQ: FB) New Product Experimentation, a research and development group, has unveiled Bars, an app that enables users to create their own rap mini-videos. What Happened: Ba...

InvestorPlace - 17 hours ago

The modern investor has very little fear, so dips in mega-cap stocks are buying opportunities. Here are three picks that will work now.

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InvestorPlace - 17 hours ago

Most tech stocks have fallen out of favor recently as investors seek value over growth. The post 9 Tech Stocks To Invest in From the Bargain Bin appeared first on InvestorPlace.

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Reuters - 19 hours ago

Facebook said on Monday it had signed up a string of German media partners to provide content for a local news product, in a success for the U.S. social network following a row over payment fo...

Zacks Investment Research - 19 hours ago

We have narrowed down our search to five corporate behemoths that suffered a blow in last month's turmoil. These are AAPL, MSFT, FB, ABT and DHR.

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The Motley Fool - 20 hours ago

Why investors should care that the social media giant unveiled a campaign aimed at increasing trust in COVID vaccines.

The Motley Fool - 20 hours ago

KX Jin explains Facebook's strategy of promoting accurate information about the pandemic and removing debunked claims.

The Motley Fool - 21 hours ago

These brand-name stocks offer a fantastic blend of growth and value in a volatile market.

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Benzinga - 1 day ago

A federal judge has approved a $650 million settlement of a class-action privacy lawsuit against Facebook that claimed the company used its facial recognition feature without user consent. Wha...

The Motley Fool - 1 day ago

All of Facebook's platforms are free to use, but it's still the king of profiting from its users.

The Motley Fool - 1 day ago

All of Facebook's platforms are free to use, but it's still the king of profiting from its users.

The Motley Fool - 1 day ago

Could regulators break up Facebook and what would that mean for investors?

The Motley Fool - 1 day ago

Facebook's Head of Health KX Jin describes how the social media giant is supporting local COVID responses.

The Motley Fool - 1 day ago

We spoke with Facebook's Head of Health KX Jin about the social media giant's new campaign to help users find out when and where they can get their COVID vaccine.

CNET - 2 days ago

The judge in the case signs off on the settlement, calling it one of the biggest ever in a privacy suit.

Benzinga - 2 days ago

Cathie Wood made some more moves in tech for her Ark Invest portfolio on Friday. Wood, founder and CEO of ARK Investment Management, is a big name in the investment world — her company's portf...

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The Motley Fool - 2 days ago

How did the ad-dependent social media giant thrive in a year when a pandemic and recession made for challenging conditions?

CNBC - 2 days ago

After the riots at the Capitol in January, debate is swirling over how platforms like Facebook and Twitter moderate content and what's protected as free speech.

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The Motley Fool - 2 days ago

Here's how social media giants are handling posts with debunked health claims, particularly around vaccines.

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The Motley Fool - 2 days ago

Why are two of the most powerful companies at odds with each other and what's at stake

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The Motley Fool - 2 days ago

Facebook's Head of Health KX Jin tells us about the social media giant's campaign to connect users with vaccine information, remove debunked health claims, and support global health agencies.

Zacks Investment Research - 3 days ago

Is it time to buy Apple and Microsoft at a discount amid the Nasdaq and broader market selloff?

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Deadline - 3 days ago

Facebook unveiled commercial agreements with three Australian publishers Friday capping a tense week that saw passage, the day before, of a law recasting how Facebook and Google must approach ...

GuruFocus - 3 days ago

The total return for the Sequoia Fund in 2020 was 23.33%. This compares with the 18.40% return of the S&P 500 Index.

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GuruFocus - 3 days ago

Davis Select Advisors recently released its fourth-quarter 2020 portfolio update. Among the changes made during the quarter, the firm disclosed a new position in Viatris Inc. (NASDAQ:VTRS), a ...

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Reuters - 3 days ago

Britain is seeking to build a consensus among G7 nations on how to stop large technology companies exploiting their dominance, warning that there can be no repeat of Facebook's one-week media ...

GuruFocus - 3 days ago

Mario Cibelli (Trades, Portfolio)'s Marathon Capital Management sold shares of the following stocks during the fourth quarter, which ended on Dec. 31.

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PYMNTS - 3 days ago

A Facebook executive confirmed that the social media giant could release facial recognition glasses this year in partnership with Luxottica, the maker of Ray-Ban, Buzzfeed reported on Thursday...

Reuters - 4 days ago

Facebook Inc ended a one-week blackout of Australian news on its popular social media site on Friday and announced preliminary commercial agreements with three small local publishers.

CNBC - 4 days ago

Facebook's head of hardware on Thursday confirmed a report that the company is considering facial recognition technology for its upcoming smart glasses devices.

Proactive Investors - 4 days ago

4:10pm: Tech sector takes major hit The Dow plunged 560 points, 1.8%, to 31,402 on Thursday. The Nasdaq gave away 479 points, 3.5%, to 13,119 in its worst single-day showing since October, and...

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Bloomberg Technology - 4 days ago

Why Facebook Removed News In Australia

Feb.24 -- Australia's parliament passed a world-first law to force digital giants such as Facebook Inc. and Google pay local publishers for news content, a move that may unleash more global re...

InvestorPlace - 4 days ago

If you're tired of the same old companies, you may want to direct your dollars to these equity crowdfunding opportunities. The post 7 Equity Crowdfunding Offerings to Buy This Week appeared fi...

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InvestorPlace - 4 days ago

The social media giant found itself embroiled in several political controversies this year, leading to a rare pullback in Facebook stock. The post Facebook Stock Is a Perfect Opportunity After...

Reuters - 4 days ago

Facebook Inc on Thursday launched a campaign to explain to users how small businesses depend on personalized advertising, ahead of upcoming plans by Apple Inc to prompt iPhone users to allow a...

24/7 Wall Street - 4 days ago

For years, Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) faced questions about how much it does or does not respect the privacy of its users.

CNBC - 4 days ago

Facebook is launching a new ad campaign called "Good Ideas Deserve to be Found," which makes a case for personalized advertising.

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New York Post - 4 days ago

Australia's parliament officially passed a landmark law Thursday effectively forcing tech titans to pay for news content following intense public opposition from Facebook and Google. The first...

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CNBC Television - 4 days ago

Here are possible implications of Australia's law requiring Facebook to pay news outlets

Australia is pushing internet giants including Facebook and Google to pay for linking to news stories, even if people never click on the article. CNBC's Jon Fortt breaks down both sides of the...

The Motley Fool - 4 days ago

Is the social networking giant a better bet than the red-hot video conferencing platform?

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Benzinga - 4 days ago

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ: FB) and Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ: GOOG) (NASDAQ: GOOGL) subsidiary Google will have to pay Australian media for news content, a development that may be replicated elsewhere i...

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Skynews - 5 days ago

Australia has passed a new law that will force tech companies - including Google and Facebook - to pay for news content.

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CNN Business - 5 days ago

Australia has passed a new law that will force tech companies to pay publishers for news content, setting the stage for potential, similar action in other countries.

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Bloomberg Markets and Finance - 5 days ago

Australia Passes Law Forcing Facebook, Google to Pay for News

Feb.24 -- Australia's Parliament as passed a world-first law to force digital giants, like Facebook Inc. and Google, to pay local publishers for news content. Bloomberg's Edward Johnson report...

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Forbes - 5 days ago

Facebook briefly banned all news content on its platform in the country last week in a standoff over the measure, but has since come to an agreement with the Australian government.

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Reuters - 5 days ago

The Australian parliament on Thursday passed a new law designed to force Alphabet Inc's Google and Facebook Inc to pay media companies for content used on their platforms in reforms that could...

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CNBC - 5 days ago

Australia's communications minister Paul Fletcher said the law will support a sustainable public interest news sector in Australia.

Other stocks mentioned: GOOG, GOOGL

About FB

Facebook develops products that enable people to connect and share with friends and family through mobile devices, personal computers, virtual reality headsets, and in-home devices worldwide. The company's products include Facebook that enables people to connect, share, discover, and communicate with each other on mobile devices and personal computers; Instagram, a community for sharing photos, videos, and private messages; Messenger, a messaging application for people to connect with friends, family, groups, and businesses across platforms and... [Read more...]

Industry
Internet Content & Information
IPO Date
May 18, 2012
CEO
Mark Zuckerberg
Employees
58,604
Stock Exchange
NASDAQ
Ticker Symbol
FB
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2020, Facebook's revenue was $85.97 billion, an increase of 21.60% compared to the previous year's $70.70 billion. Earnings were $29.15 billion, an increase of 57.67%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecasts

According to 47 analysts, the average rating for Facebook stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 338.42, which is an increase of 27.75% from the latest price.

Price Target
$338.42
(27.75% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy