Big Tech Leads the Market’s Recovery, NASDAQ Turns Positive

Big Tech Leads the Market’s Recovery, NASDAQ Turns Positive

$DIA $SPY $QQQ $RUTX $VXX Big Tech stocks turn higher on the year and an ETF that tracks the biggest among them has grew to a $100-B market value. None of the economic damage wrought by the C-19 coronavirus chaos has kept investors from investing in companies that stand out for their strong balance sheets […]

Did Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) turn Libra into another PayPal?

Did Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) turn Libra into another PayPal?

Did Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) turn Libra into another PayPal? Last year, Facebook (NASDAQ: FB) assembled a consortium of companies to create an open-source cryptocurrency called Libra. Facebook planned to offer Libra as a payment option in a digital wallet called Calibra, then integrate those payments into Messenger and WhatsApp. But shortly afterwards, leading members of the consortium — including Visa, Mastercard, […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) will soon let you know if you shared or interacted with dangerous coronavirus misinformation on the site

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) will soon let you know if you shared or interacted with dangerous coronavirus misinformation on the site

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) will soon let you know if you shared or interacted with dangerous coronavirus misinformation on the site Facebook will soon let you know if you shared or interacted with dangerous coronavirus misinformation on the site, the latest in a string of aggressive efforts the social media giant is taking to contain an […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Gains 30% In A Month

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Gains 30% In A Month

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Gains 30% In A Month Social networking giant Facebook (FB) has been trading higher after its shares touched 52-week low of $137.1 on March 18. The stock has gained nearly 30% in less than a month. FB recorded a 52-week high of $224.2 on January 29 this year. As the world is […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Cut Ad Rates as Pandemic Sank Demand

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Cut Ad Rates as Pandemic Sank Demand

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Cut Ad Rates as Pandemic Sank Demand Advertising spending on Facebook (NASDAQ: FB) has taken a big hit amid the COVID-19 pandemic, and the company has cut the rates it charges for those ad in recent weeks. Citing companies that run ads on the tech company’s platform, The Wall Street Journal reported […]

Balance sheet and cash flow strengths are expected to buoy Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) through the coronavirus-related downturn

Balance sheet and cash flow strengths are expected to buoy Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) through the coronavirus-related downturn

Balance sheet and cash flow strengths are expected to buoy Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) through the coronavirus-related downturn Balance sheet and cash flow strengths are expected to buoy Facebook through the coronavirus-related downturn. In fact, the social media company is expected not only to survive, but to thrive. “FB is benefiting from increasing user engagement as more people […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Throws Local News $100 Million Lifeline Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Throws Local News $100 Million Lifeline Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Throws Local News $100 Million Lifeline Amid COVID-19 Pandemic Facebook (NASDAQ: FB) is giving local news a lifeline amid the COVID-19 pandemic announcing a $100 million investment. In a blog post, Campbell Brown, vice president of global news partnerships at the social media giant, announced the company is investing $25 million in […]

Amid Coronavirus Lockdown, Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Portal TV Video Chat Device Sold Out

Amid Coronavirus Lockdown, Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Portal TV Video Chat Device Sold Out

Amid Coronavirus Lockdown, Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Portal TV Video Chat Device Sold Out Dismissed by industry analysts, Facebook’s Portal TV video chat device has been sold out on company’s website as well as on online platforms like Best Buy and Amazon, as people find the video calling app best way to stay in touch with […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Says Fast Spread of Coronavirus Hits Advertising Sales, Apps Usage Surges

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Says Fast Spread of Coronavirus Hits Advertising Sales, Apps Usage Surges

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Says Fast Spread of Coronavirus Hits Advertising Sales, Apps Usage Surges Facebook Inc (FB) said the coronavirus outbreak is slowing down its advertising sales, even as usage of its social media platforms is growing fast following a lockdown in many countries around the world. “We’ve seen a weakening in our ads business […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) says coronavirus hits advertising sales

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) says coronavirus hits advertising sales

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) says coronavirus hits advertising sales  Facebook Inc said on Tuesday the coronavirus outbreak was undercutting sales of the advertising that accounts for nearly all of its revenue, even as more users spend time on the social network during virus-related lockdowns. “We don’t monetize many of the services where we’re seeing increased engagement, […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has been falsely flagging posts as spam

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has been falsely flagging posts as spam

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has been falsely flagging posts as spam Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) has been falsely flagging posts as spam that are from a number of legitimate news organizations such as the BBC, Axios, The Atlantic and USA Today.  The issue seems to occur with posts that have too many external links, according to USA Today. […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Can Weather Storm Better Than Big-Tech Peers

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Can Weather Storm Better Than Big-Tech Peers

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Can Weather Storm Better Than Big-Tech Peers Wall Street is teetering on the brink of a historic percentage slump in the Dow, but for investors looking to stick with big tech, Facebook is likely the best bet, MKM partners said. Megacap technology and internet stocks are “significantly diversified” businesses that are better […]

Australia Sues Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB), Alleges Breach of User Data

Australia Sues Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB), Alleges Breach of User Data

Australia Sues Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB), Alleges Breach of User Data The Australian privacy regulator filed a lawsuit against Facebook Inc accusing the social media giant of sharing the personal details of more than 300,000 people with political consultant Cambridge Analytica without their knowledge. In the Federal Court lawsuit, the Australian Information Commissioner accused Facebook of […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) encouraging employees in the Seattle area to work from home due to concerns about the novel coronavirus as the outbreak in Washington grows

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) encouraging employees in the Seattle area to work from home due to concerns about the novel coronavirus as the outbreak in Washington grows

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) encouraging employees in the Seattle area to work from home due to concerns about the novel coronavirus as the outbreak in Washington grows Amazon, Facebook, Google and Microsoft are all encouraging employees in the Seattle area to work from home due to concerns about the novel coronavirus as the outbreak in Washington grows. Amazon […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) weighs Libra revamp to win over reluctant regulators

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) weighs Libra revamp to win over reluctant regulators

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) weighs Libra revamp to win over reluctant regulators Facebook Inc. and its partners are considering redesigning the Libra cryptocurrency project so that the network accepts multiple coins, including those issued by central banks, in an effort to woo reluctant global regulators and rebuild momentum for the plan. When Facebook unveiled Libra, it […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Stock Falls 3%

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Stock Falls 3%

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Stock Falls 3% Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) Stock fell by 3.06% to trade at $190.55 by 13:11 (18:11 GMT) on Tuesday on the NASDAQ exchange. The volume of Facebook shares traded since the start of the session was 12.37M. Facebook has traded in a range of $190.49 to $197.22 on the day. The stock […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Pulls Out of South by Southwest Festival Over Coronavirus Fears

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Pulls Out of South by Southwest Festival Over Coronavirus Fears

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Pulls Out of South by Southwest Festival Over Coronavirus Fears Facebook Inc is pulling out of this year’s South by Southwest (SXSW) music and tech festival over growing concerns about the coronavirus outbreak, a spokesperson for the company said on Monday. The virus outbreak, with a global death toll exceeding 3,000, has […]

Here’s How Much Your Privacy on Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Is Worth

Here’s How Much Your Privacy on Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Is Worth

Here’s How Much Your Privacy on Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Is Worth Facebook (NASDAQ: FB) is in the midst of a massive pivot toward privacy following years of controversy and data scandals. It’s been less than a year since CEO Mark Zuckerberg laid out his “privacy-focused vision” in a lengthy manifesto that pins Facebook’s future on encryption, […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Stock Falls 4%

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Stock Falls 4%

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Stock Falls 4% Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) Stock fell by 4.34% to trade at $201.11 by 09:31 (14:31 GMT) on Monday on the NASDAQ exchange. The volume of Facebook shares traded since the start of the session was 1.43M. Facebook has traded in a range of $201.00 to $202.25 on the day. The stock […]

Comparing Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) and Pinterest Stocks in 2020

Comparing Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) and Pinterest Stocks in 2020

Comparing Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) and Pinterest Stocks in 2020 Feb 18, 2020 (Market Realist via COMTEX) — Facebook FB, +1.69% caused panic among Pinterest (PINS) investors on Thursday. Notably, the company sparked a sell-off in Pinterest stock. Pinterest PINS, -1.98% stock fell 1.67% on Thursday following news that Facebook released a rival app. In contrast, […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) facing a major challenge to its business model

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) facing a major challenge to its business model

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) facing a major challenge to its business model The market seems to be ignoring it, but Facebook is facing a major challenge to its business model. One so big in fact, that it is an esoteric threat to its whole way of making money (not to mention the rest of social media). […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock continues to waver, as the recent trading range continues to tighten

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock continues to waver, as the recent trading range continues to tighten

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock continues to waver, as the recent trading range continues to tighten Let’s keep it simple, but nimble. On a move over $213, Facebook stock may have some short-term momentum. In that case, look to see how it handles the $218 to $220 zone. Above it puts $222.50-plus, and the 52-week high […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Q4 earnings reviewed

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Q4 earnings reviewed

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Q4 earnings reviewed After a significant slump in October, Facebook’s market performance roared back to close out the Q4 earnings at historic highs that were in the neighborhood of the company’s mid-2018 peak. The company then proceeded to break those stock price records as the year turned over into 2020. Facebook stock […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Stock Has Support

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Stock Has Support

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Stock Has Support Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) stock fell 7% after reporting earnings this week. At closing it was down 6%, shedding about $30 billion in market cap. It’s not like they delivered a terrible set of results; in fact, they beat forecasts. Wall Street decided that they didn’t beat them by a big […]

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$GOOGL, $AAPL, $FB, $MCD , $MSFT , $PENN, Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  Wall Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is the list for Friday, 31 January, as follows Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL) was reiterated as Outperform and the target price was raised to […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) – A good quarter wasn’t good enough

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) – A good quarter wasn’t good enough

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) – A good quarter wasn’t good enough A good quarter wasn’t good enough for Facebook, with the tech giant’s stock price falling 6.5% in early trading on Thursday, a day after the company reported its Q4 earnings. The issue, for some on Wall Street, seems to be Facebook’s lagging growth. The company […]

United States Oil (USO) falls as the death toll from the new virus in China climbed to 170

United States Oil (USO) falls as the death toll from the new virus in China climbed to 170

United States Oil (USO) falls as the death toll from the new virus in China climbed to 170 Oil prices fell on Thursday as the death toll from the new virus in China climbed to 170 and more airlines canceled flights to the country’s major cities, while rising U.S. crude inventories added to the negative […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Earnings Whispers

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Earnings Whispers

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Earnings Whispers Social media giant Facebook FB is set to release fourth-quarter fiscal 2019 results on Jan 29 after market close. The stock has returned 13.5% over the past three months, on par with the industry’s gain. The upside is expected to continue as Facebook is poised to beat the earnings estimate […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Q4 Preview: Buy FB Stock Before Earnings?

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Q4 Preview: Buy FB Stock Before Earnings?

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Q4 Preview: Buy FB Stock Before Earnings? Facebook FB is one of many tech giants scheduled to report its quarterly earnings results this week. FB shares have outperformed the S&P 500 and its industry over the last year despite continued backlash and political scrutiny. The Social Media Power’s Pitch Facebook’s pitch to […]

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

Wall Street’s Key Stock Analysts Research Reports

$AAPL, $FB, $INTC, $PCRX, $WPX Daily HeffX-LTN reviews dozens of  Wall Street’s Key analysts research reports to ID new trading and investing ideas for HeffX-LTN readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is the list for Monday, 27 January, as follows: Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) was reiterated as Outperform and the formal price target was lifted to 400 from […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB), Amazon and Apple set records in annual spending on lobbying

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB), Amazon and Apple set records in annual spending on lobbying

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB), Amazon and Apple set records in annual spending on lobbying Facebook Inc., Amazon.com Inc. and Apple Inc. spent record amounts on lobbying in 2019, with Mark Zuckerberg’s social-media company leading the so-called FAANG companies in outlays aimed at influencing Washington, according to disclosures filed late Tuesday. Facebook FB, -0.70% shelled out $16.7 million […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Financial: 4Q Earnings Snapshot

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Financial: 4Q Earnings Snapshot

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Financial: 4Q Earnings Snapshot FB Financial Corp. (FBK) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $21.6 million. The bank, based in Nashville, Tennessee, said it had earnings of 68 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for costs related to mergers and acquisitions, were 70 cents per share. The bank holding company posted revenue […]