Meta Platforms, Inc. (META)

NASDAQ: META · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
-1.22 (-0.76%)
At close: Jul 1, 2022 4:00 PM
-0.03 (-0.02%)
After-hours: Jul 1, 2022 7:59 PM EDT
Market Cap 433.09B
Revenue (ttm) 119.67B
Net Income (ttm) 37.34B
Shares Out 2.71B
EPS (ttm) 14.40
PE Ratio 11.11
Forward PE 14.22
Dividend n/a
Ex-Dividend Date n/a
Volume 31,423,933
Open 160.31
Previous Close 161.25
Day's Range 155.00 - 160.62
52-Week Range 154.25 - 384.33
Beta 1.38
Analysts Buy
Price Target 301.60 (+88.5%)
Earnings Date Jul 27, 2022

About META

Meta Platforms, Inc. develops products that enable people to connect and share with friends and family through mobile devices, personal computers, virtual reality headsets, wearables, and in-home devices worldwide. It operates in two segments, Family of Apps and Reality Labs. The Family of Apps segment's products include Facebook, which enables people to share, discover, and connect with interests; Instagram, a community for sharing photos, videos, and private messages, as well as feed, stories, reels, video, live, and shops; Messenger, a messa... [Read more...]

Industry Interactive Media & Services
IPO Date May 18, 2012
CEO Mark Zuckerberg
Employees 77,805
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Ticker Symbol META
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2021, Meta Platforms's revenue was $117.93 billion, an increase of 37.18% compared to the previous year's $85.97 billion. Earnings were $39.37 billion, an increase of 35.08%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 69 analysts, the average rating for META stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 301.6, which is an increase of 88.46% from the latest price.

Price Target
(88.46% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy
Stock Forecasts


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Why Meta Stock Is Falling Hard Today

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Internal Facebook memo warns company must be disciplined, prioritize ruthlessly

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Meta girds for ‘fierce' headwinds, slower growth in 2nd half

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