Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) short term opportunity

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) short term opportunity

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) short term opportunity Stock owners fall into two categories. There are those who are in looking to invest for the long haul. And then there are those who prefer to trade momentum, which tend to be shorter term.Today’s write-up is to examine how Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) stock now presents the opportunity for both traders and investors. There is […]

The combination of the growth of Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) user base and its reasonable valuation could enable FB stock to reach record highs next year

The combination of the growth of Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) user base and its reasonable valuation could enable FB stock to reach record highs next year

The combination of the growth of Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) user base and its reasonable valuation could enable FB stock to reach record highs next year With stock markets close to their  all-time highs, the recovery of Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) stock seems to have been almost overlooked. Trading close to $190, and just off recent highs. FB […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) back in gear again

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB)  back in gear again

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) back in gear again Facebook (NASDAQ: FB ) stock is back in gear again. Yes, it seems like old times! It’s as if the prior issues and controversies such as with privacy and security breaches have simply just gone away. The bottom line: For the year so far, the Facebook stock price […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock has too many headwinds

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock has too many headwinds

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock has too many headwinds User growth is not the end-all and be-all for Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) . Just as Snap Inc (NYSE:SNAP) didn’t crash and burn because its user growth was slipping by a few percentage points year-over-year, Facebook stock won’t rally by 30%-50% because it is is managing to increase its […]

A Closer Look at Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Stock

A Closer Look at Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Stock

A Closer Look at Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Stock Why such a cavalier attitude toward the billion-dollar fines, one might ask? Well, the quarterly results say everything. Facebook generated over $15 billion in revenue in the quarter. They grew it 26 percent year-over-year. Even adjusting for a $3 billion legal expenses (FB was smart to account […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) could be subject to 20 years of government oversight

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) could be subject to 20 years of government oversight

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) could be subject to 20 years of government oversight Facebook could be subject to 20 years of government oversight as part of a potential agreement with the U.S. government, according to a source familiar with the discussions who spoke to Reuters. Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. The projected upper bound […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) co-founder Chris Hughes wrote in a New York Times op-ed that regulators must check CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s power

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) co-founder Chris Hughes wrote in a New York Times op-ed that regulators must check CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s power

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) co-founder Chris Hughes wrote in a New York Times op-ed that regulators must check CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s power Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes issued a forceful call for regulators to break up the company he helped build in a New York Times op-ed published Thursday. Hughes, who left Facebook to work for Barack […]

Two nonprofits are mobilizing to push shareholders to remove Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg from his post as chair of the tech giant’s board

Two nonprofits are mobilizing to push shareholders to remove Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB)  CEO Mark Zuckerberg from his post as chair of the tech giant’s board

Two nonprofits are mobilizing to push shareholders to remove Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg from his post as chair of the tech giant’s board Ahead of Facebook’s shareholder meeting at the end of May, the civil rights group Color of Change is harnessing the power of its 1.5 million members in partnership with investor […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) 11% below its all-time high set in July 2018

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) 11% below its all-time high set in July 2018

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) 11% below its all-time high set in July 2018 After gapping up on Q1 earnings in late April, Facebook is 1.6% below a 198.58 buy point from a newly minted handle. The social media giant is now about 11% below its all-time high set in July 2018. The base has a depth […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Zuckerberg’s Control

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Zuckerberg’s Control

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Zuckerberg’s Control Zuckerberg owns less than 1 percent of Facebook’s class A stock, but he controls more than 80 percent of the company’s class B shares, which have special voting rights. That gives him almost 60 percent of the vote when the company and board make essential decisions. For all practical purposes, […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Q1 revenue climbed 26%

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Q1 revenue climbed 26%

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Q1 revenue climbed 26% Facebook’s Q1 revenue climbed 26% to reach $15.08 billion and top our $14.97 billion Zacks Consensus Estimate. At the bottom end of the income statement, FB’s earnings sunk from the year-ago period, driven by a one-time charge of $3 billion it set aside for the possibility of a […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) soared in after-hours trading despite unresolved privacy business with the FTC

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) soared in after-hours trading despite unresolved privacy business with the FTC

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) soared in after-hours trading despite unresolved privacy business with the FTC The litany of challenging news does not appear to have harmed Facebook’s stock. While it has been languishing, FB has risen more than 50% off its December lows. FB has tripled over the past five years, and the company carries a $474 billion […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock is in a win-win situation heading into FB’s earnings

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock is in a win-win situation heading into FB’s earnings

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock is in a win-win situation heading into FB’s earnings Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) is scheduled to report its second-quarter earnings tomorrow. Given the bumpy ride that FB stock has endured over the past year, investors are understandably nervous heading into this earnings report. After FB endured more bad press, including the tragic New Zealand […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) social media giant said it is hiring Jennifer Newstead as its general counsel

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) social media giant said it is hiring Jennifer Newstead as its general counsel

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) social media giant said it is hiring Jennifer Newstead as its general counsel Facebook shares rose slightly after the bell Monday after the social media giant said it is hiring Jennifer Newstead as its general counsel. Newstead, most recently the legal adviser to the U.S. State Department, is replacing Colin Stretch. Facebook also named […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) faces no existential threat under the current administration

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) faces no existential threat under the current administration

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) faces no existential threat under the current administration One company is having a hard time capturing U.S. regulators: Facebook. It’s the subject of federal criminal investigation in New York, and is reportedly facing a record multi-billion-dollar fine from the Federal Trade Commission for violating its users’ privacy. The latest: An NBC News […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Earnings Season Is An Opportunity

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Earnings Season Is An Opportunity

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Earnings Season Is An Opportunity 2018 was a year that Facebook(NASDAQ: FB ) investors would like to forget. FB stock fell off a cliff following self inflicted wounds. And the negative headlines didn’t stop. All told, Facebook stock fell 45% from July highs to December lows. Luckily this year is a different story, FB […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) The “one share, one vote” issue will be voted on at Facebook’s upcoming shareholder meeting on May 30

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) The “one share, one vote” issue will be voted on at Facebook’s upcoming shareholder meeting on May 30

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) The “one share, one vote” issue will be voted on at Facebook’s upcoming shareholder meeting on May 30 Facebook (FB shareholders want some of CEO and chairman Mark Zuckerberg’s power. In a proxy filing on Friday, shareholders proposed that Facebook’s dual-class system be phased out and replaced with a “one share one […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) investors are trying to oust Mark Zuckerberg as chairman

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) investors are trying to oust Mark Zuckerberg as chairman

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) investors are trying to oust Mark Zuckerberg as chairman Facebook investors are trying to oust Mark Zuckerberg as chairman and also rid themselves of the company’s share structure.  In a Securities and Exchange Commission filing from Friday, the company listed the various proposals that will be tabled during the May 30th annual shareholding meeting. […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) working to put its bad press in the past

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) working to put its bad press in the past

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) working to put its bad press in the past The social media giant is working to put its bad press in the past, but more importantly, the investing public has grown more comfortable with the idea that data and privacy issues are more and more falling under the rubric of private companies. […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) suffered another major data breach exposing the data of over 540 million of its members

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) suffered another major data breach exposing the data of over 540 million of its members

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) suffered another major data breach exposing the data of over 540 million of its members Facebook just suffered another major data breach exposing the data of over 540 million of its members, days after embattled Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg called for stronger internet regulation. No worries, concludes Guggenheim, which raised its rating of Facebook’s stock (ticker: […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) ad delivery skews along race and gender lines

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) ad delivery skews along race and gender lines

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) ad delivery skews along race and gender lines Facebook allows an advertiser to target various, razor-sharp demographics. You can target people who like a specific page or even a particular book. You can target groups of people based on a broad range of categories. But for the research, published yesterday, researchers made no […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) took a slight dip on the news and closed the day in the negative

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) took a slight dip on the news and closed the day in the negative

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) took a slight dip on the news and closed the day in the negative Researchers at cybersecurity firm UpGuard claim to have found the records of millions of Facebook users in publicly-accessible places on Amazon’s cloud servers. The records were apparently stored there by Facebook partners, not by Facebook itself. Moreover, the data was not particularly […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) gave Instagram users the ability to browse and purchase offerings directly from 23 top brands

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) gave Instagram users the ability to browse and purchase offerings directly from 23 top brands

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) gave Instagram users the ability to browse and purchase offerings directly from 23 top brands Shares of the tech giant rose 3.3 percent following Deutsche Bank’s call that Facebook’s Instagram platform could “add an incremental $10 [billion] of revenue in 2021” thanks to the new e-commerce checkout feature.Facebook gave Instagram users the […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) well-positioned to maintain its earnings-beat streak in its upcoming report?

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) well-positioned to maintain its earnings-beat streak in its upcoming report?

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) well-positioned to maintain its earnings-beat streak in its upcoming report? Have you been searching for a stock that might be well-positioned to maintain its earnings-beat streak in its upcoming report? It is worth considering Facebook (FB), which belongs to the Zacks Internet – Services industry. This social media company has seen a […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) may come under renewed pressure

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) may come under renewed pressure

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) may come under renewed pressure Shares of social media giant Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) may come under renewed pressure next week after governments in the Asia-Pacific region announced they plan to accelerate their crackdown on practices that “weaponize” social media platforms. Yesterday, Australia said it will legislate “tough” new laws to prevent social-media platforms from being […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) charged by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development with violating the Fair Housing Act

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) charged by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development with violating the Fair Housing Act

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) charged by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development with violating the Fair Housing Act Shares of Facebook Inc. FB, -0.19% fell 0.9% in premarket trade Thursday, after the social media giant was charged by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development with violating the Fair Housing Act, by “encouraging, […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Heffx Trading Outlook

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Heffx Trading Outlook

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Heffx Trading Outlook Buy-ranked Facebook ‘s shares have gained +27.7% year to date, outperforming the S&P 500’s increase of +12.6% during the same period. The Zacks analyst thinks Facebook will benefit from mobile ad revenues driven by robust performance of Instagram Stories and an expanding user base in 2019. Further, the company’s plan to […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) still rest far below their summer 2018 highs

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) still rest far below their summer 2018 highs

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) still rest far below their summer 2018 highs Facebook FB shares, like Netflix NFLX and other tech giants, have bounced back in a big way in 2019 to crush the S&P 500’s larger comeback. Despite the climb, shares of FB still rest far below their summer 2018 highs and Facebook’s growth outlook […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) is losing more of its top leaders this year

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) is losing more of its top leaders this year

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) is losing more of its top leaders this year It’s no secret that Facebook (NASDAQ: FB)  had a rough 2018, defined by a series of data and privacy scandals. During the year, the social media giant lost 10 of its top executives. Some of the more high-profile exits included Instagram co-founders Kevin Systrom and […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) found that the passwords were stored in a readable format

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) found that the passwords were stored in a readable format

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) found that the passwords were stored in a readable format Facebook Inc. disclosed a flaw on its social network that made passwords of hundreds of millions of users visible to employees and said the issue has now been fixed. During a security review in January, Facebook found that the passwords were stored […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) contending with a growing array of bi-partisan criticism

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) contending with a growing array of bi-partisan criticism

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) contending with a growing array of bi-partisan criticism Facebook Inc. is contending with a growing array of bi-partisan criticism and fresh regulatory issues which may pose increasing risk to its unique advertising-revenue-based business model, analysts say. In recent days, President Trump tweeted that the company is “sooo on the side of the […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) most bearish it’s been since 2013

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) most bearish it’s been since 2013

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) most bearish it’s been since 2013 Facebook stock is now about 27 percent lower than its July all-time high, and Street sentiment — as measured by the number of hold and sell ratings — is the most bearish it’s been since 2013, based on FactSet estimates.  While growing skepticism can sometimes be a […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) falls after concerns that a shift in company direction and executive departures will negatively impact its valuation

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) falls after concerns that a shift in company direction and executive departures will negatively impact its valuation

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) falls after concerns that a shift in company direction and executive departures will negatively impact its valuation Facebook stock fell Monday as a Wall Street analyst downgraded the social networking giant on concerns that a shift in company direction and executive departures will negatively impact its valuation. Facebook stock fell 3.3%, closing […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) a modest earnings multiple creates an attractive risk-reward skew for investors

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) a modest earnings multiple creates an attractive risk-reward skew for investors

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) a modest earnings multiple creates an attractive risk-reward skew for investors Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) has become one of the world’s most-criticized companies and one of the most controversial stocks on Wall Street over the past year. Yet despite the negative headlines and commentary, FB stock has been extremely resilient. The Facebook bear case is all about […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock fell two executives were leaving, unexplained outage

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock fell  two executives were leaving, unexplained outage

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock fell following an announcement that two executives were leaving the company In a post on Facebook, Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg announced that the company’s Chief Product Officer, Chris Cox, has resigned. Zuckerberg also announced that Chris Daniels, vice president of the Facebook messaging app WhatsApp, is also leaving. Shayne Heffernan said ” the […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) A Privacy-Focused Vision for Social Networking

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) A Privacy-Focused Vision for Social Networking

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) A Privacy-Focused Vision for Social Networking Facebook is changing its strategy — and ironically, it’s about being more private. This is certainly risky since it’s an approach that’s in stark contrast to the company’s stated mission. But then again, in order for Facebook to continue to thrive, I think there is little choice […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) can reach $215 under certain circumstances

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) can reach $215 under certain circumstances

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) can reach $215 under certain circumstances Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) stock had a rough 2018, falling more than 25% and ending the year near its lows. To be fair, most stocks limped into the end of the year, but FB stock’s stumble was exacerbated by the company’s user-privacy issues throughout the year and fallout […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stocks jumps 2.5% after Instinet upgrades to buy

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stocks jumps 2.5% after Instinet upgrades to buy

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stocks jumps 2.5% after Instinet upgrades to buy Instinet analysts upgraded Facebook Inc. stock FB, +1.46% to buy from neutral on Monday, and raised its price target to $215 from $172. Analyst Mark Kelley said he had downgraded the stock last year because he thought the transition to the video-sharing feature Stories […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock might be back in the doghouse thanks to Zuckerburg’s long-term vision

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock might be back in the doghouse thanks to Zuckerburg’s long-term vision

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock might be back in the doghouse thanks to Zuckerburg’s long-term vision Despite facing numerous scandals and suffering alongside the broader market in 2018’s end-of-year slump, Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) has managed to power through the chaos, up 27% year-to-date in 2019. But the comeback in Facebook stock hasn’t been without hurdles, and FB may have just […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock is gaining renewed upside momentum

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock is gaining renewed upside momentum

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock is gaining renewed upside momentum Investor fund flows relative to Facebook shares turned favorable for the stock into the turn of the year. The power of Facebook’s business model should reassert the case for the growth stock and draw investors back in as the company reports its earnings results each quarter. […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock swinging back into bull territory

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock swinging back into bull territory

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock swinging back into bull territory With the passage of time replacing post-earnings technical concerns and FB stock swinging back into bull territory with supportive technical evidence in tow, the combination is reaffirming a continuation of FB stock’s uptrend. Facebook still needs to clear its recent highs, which unsuccessfully challenged the 50% […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) point to big breakout

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) point to big breakout

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) point to big breakout Facebook shares were rallying Monday, despite a sell-off that blasted the broader markets. The stock was up 2 percent in afternoon trading, and one top technician said the charts point to even stronger gains on the horizon as the tech giant continues its monster 2019 rally. Facebook has climbed […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) clear history feature could slow ad revenues, but there are upsides

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB)  clear history feature could slow ad revenues, but there are upsides

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) clear history feature could slow ad revenues, but there are upsides Among companies that have suffered PR controversies over the trailing year, nobody was in the spotlight as much as Facebook (NASDAQ:FB). Initially, the social-media giant courted criticism for allowing a politically biased research firm to allegedly assist Donald Trump’s successful electoral campaign for president. […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) grappling with another privacy controversy

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) grappling with another privacy controversy

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) grappling with another privacy controversy Facebook Inc is grappling with another privacy controversy in the wake of revelations that fitness and health apps have been transmitting data about users’ weight, menstrual cycles and other sensitive information to the social media company. Apps including “Flo Health Inc.’s Flo Period & Ovulation Tracker and […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Struggles Could Be Good News

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Struggles Could Be Good News

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Struggles Could Be Good News Facebook  (NASDAQ:FB) has faced a lot of scandals surrounding its data and advertisements over the past year. Not only has fake news put the company under the microscope for who it sold ads to, but the Cambridge Analytica scandal also uncovered the company’s poor controls when it came to protecting user […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) already recovering from its scandals

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) already recovering from its scandals

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) already recovering from its scandals There’s a market adage that stocks often make their biggest gains when the market is most fearful. Stocks, it is said, climb a wall of worry. On the flip side, when folks are most optimistic and the news seems great, stocks can fall down a slope of […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock isn’t a sure thing in the short-term

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock isn’t a sure thing in the short-term

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock isn’t a sure thing in the short-term Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), unlike most other stocks, has the added risk of data breach headlines. Not that the other companies are not also vulnerable to hacking, but because Facebook has already suffered a major incident last year and used up its free pass. So, from now […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) changing expectations in 2019

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) changing expectations in 2019

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) changing expectations in 2019 Social-media stocks have been in the crosshairs over the past couple years, as privacy and safety concerns have investors rethinking the risks associated with these former highfliers. Still, social-media stocks continue to post solid revenue growth, as they build on their efforts to steal advertising dollars away from […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Instagram Stories is expected to be the key catalyst for impression growth in 2019

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Instagram Stories is expected to be the key catalyst for impression growth in 2019

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Instagram Stories is expected to be the key catalyst for impression growth in 2019 Shares ofbuy-ranked Facebook  have lost -7.5% over the past year, outperforming the Zacks Internet Services industry’s loss of -18.2% during the same period. Facebook is benefiting from solid mobile ad revenues driven by robust performance from both Instagram Stories and […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) data breach could result in a multibillion-dollar fine by the Federal Trade Commission

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) data breach could result in a multibillion-dollar fine by the Federal Trade Commission

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) data breach could result in a multibillion-dollar fine by the Federal Trade Commission A Facebook data breach could result in a multibillion-dollar fine by the Federal Trade Commission, but may settle the agency’s investigation into the privacy practices of the social media giant, the Washington Post reported Thursday. It would be the […]

Following a well-liked earnings report, Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock is setting up for profit-taking

Following a well-liked earnings report, Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock is setting up for profit-taking

Following a well-liked earnings report, Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock is setting up for profit-taking What’s there to like about Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) these days? It likely depends on how you look at things off and on the price chart. And in this strategist’s view, for traders long FB stock it may be time to consider unfriending shares and […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has many problems that it needs to solve, but leadership is not one of them

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has many problems that it needs to solve, but leadership is not one of them

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has many problems that it needs to solve, but leadership is not one of them Anyone who feels Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) could have prevented the firestorm it’s faced over the past two years as a result of the Cambridge Analytica data scandal is fooling themselves. That said, FB stock rightfully got hammered after the company […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) blew out earnings, but what can it do to keep growth going?

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) blew out earnings, but what can it do to keep growth going?

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) blew out earnings, but what can it do to keep growth going? Back in December, I wrote a piece that pained me to write. I suggested you get back into Facebook (NASDAQ:FB). It pained me because — among the cognoscenti and tech experts around which I work — Facebook is about as […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) made anywhere between $5 billion and $7 billion from Chinese advertisers

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) made anywhere between $5 billion and $7 billion from Chinese advertisers

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) made anywhere between $5 billion and $7 billion from Chinese advertisers In what can only be further evidence of the global reach of Facebook, reports show that the social media platform earned $5 billion in revenue from China. Yet Facebook has been prohibited in China since 2009. FACEBOOK’S FIFTH LARGEST MARKET, SURPRISINGLY, […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock looks poised to do very well in 2019

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock looks poised to do very well in 2019

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock looks poised to do very well in 2019 After reaching bear-market territory, Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) stock may have finally begun its turnaround. Since hitting a low on Dec. 24, Facebook stock has risen by over 35%. The company’s better-than-expected-fourth-quarter earnings and revenue helped fuel the recovery. FB stock could pull back since the shares […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has reversed the losses trend

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has reversed the losses trend

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has reversed the losses trend A new ray of hope is being seen for Mark Zuckerberg, as experts believe Facebook is a stock to buy ahead. Last year has been a very challenging period for Facebook and chief Zuckerberg due to data breach scandal, so much so, that forget investors even its […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) More Upbeat

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) More Upbeat

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) More Upbeat Facebook (FB) went through a rough 2018. After multiple privacy and data scandals, CEO Mark Zuckerberg was forced to testify in front of Congress, as the company dragged through the mud by the media. As a result, the company’s stock lost 40% of its value in the second half of […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) turns 15

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) turns 15

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) turns 15 Mark Zuckerberg launched Facebook on February 4, 2004 — 15 years ago to the day on Monday. Since then, Facebook has become the most popular social networking site in the world, while Zuckerberg’s net worth has exploded to more than $60 billion. In recent years, Zuckerberg’s leadership has come into […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) keeps growing with no sign of slowing down

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) keeps growing with no sign of slowing down

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) keeps growing with no sign of slowing down Despite the scandals and controversies, Facebook analysts agree on one thing: The social media giant keeps growing with no sign of slowing down. Analysts also agree that by all metrics, the company exceeded expectations posting strong fourth-quarter numbers after the bell on Wednesday. Analysts pointed out that […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) User Engagement Held Steady

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) User Engagement Held Steady

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) User Engagement Held Steady Facebook (FB) reported fourth-quarter earnings after the market close Wednesday that topped Wall Street estimates, driving Facebook stock sharply higher in extended trading. The social networking giant reported adjusted earnings of $2.38 per share and revenue of $16.9 billion. Wall Street analysts expected $2.19 per share on revenue of […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Stock Performance

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Stock Performance

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Stock Performance Facebook stock closed at 144.19, down 2.2%, on the stock market today. Company shares have plunged about 34% since hitting a record high of 218.62 on July 25. But Facebook stock fell 19% the day after the company reported second-quarter earnings that missed estimates on revenue. Sebastian said that recent checks with digital […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) reports this week amid a flood of negative headlines

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB)  reports this week amid a flood of negative headlines

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) reports this week amid a flood of negative headlines From privacy concerns to #fakenews controversies and plenty of stuff in between, Facebook’s been getting pounded by an onslaught of nasty headlines going back to the whole Cambridge Analytica fiasco that blew up last year. But, hey, some good headlines could be in […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) big, beautiful, and ranked from 1 to 50

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) big, beautiful, and ranked from 1 to 50

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) big, beautiful, and ranked from 1 to 50 Each week, I’m ranking the biggest companies that trade on U.S. exchanges based on their size (market capitalization), momentum (total return over the past year), and recent news. Before we get to the rankings, a quick word on a major player. It’s not easy […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Mark Zuckerberg offered a defense and explanation of how Facebook Inc. operates

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Mark Zuckerberg offered a defense and explanation of how Facebook Inc. operates

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Mark Zuckerberg offered a defense and explanation of how Facebook Inc. operates After a year of scandals that battered the company’s stock, Mark Zuckerberg offered a defense and explanation of how Facebook Inc. operates Thursday. “I want to explain the principles of how we operate,” Facebook’s chief executive said in a Wall Street […]

Sentiment towards Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock has completely turned around for 2019

Sentiment towards Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock has completely turned around for 2019

Sentiment towards Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock has completely turned around for 2019 Last year was downright horrible for Facebook (NASDAQ: FB ) stock. The company’s shares significantly lagged those of other big tech names like Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT ), Amazon.com (NASDAQ: AMZN ) and Alphabet (NASDAQ: GOOG , NASDAQ: GOOGL ). But in the new year, sentiment towards Facebook stock has completely turned around. So far, FB stock is up about 8% in […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Expect further deceleration in the social network’s business growth

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Expect further deceleration in the social network’s business growth

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Expect further deceleration in the social network’s business growth Social network Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) is slated to report its fourth-quarter and full-year financial results next Wednesday. With shares down about 30% since the stock hit an all-time high of $218.62 last summer, the pressure is on. Decelerating growth, some high-profile privacy and security issues, and a decline […]

Why Facebook, Inc (NASDAQ:FB) should pay dividends

Why Facebook, Inc (NASDAQ:FB) should pay dividends

Why Facebook, Inc (NASDAQ:FB) should pay dividends Tech companies have historically been slow to start paying dividends, and with Facebook having gone public in 2012, a seven-year history without dividends is far from unusual. It usually takes a long time for newly public companies to gain traction in their respective businesses, and in the technology […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Heffx Trading Outlook

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Heffx Trading Outlook

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Heffx Trading Outlook Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the upside. The projected upper bound is: 159.12. The projected lower bound is: 137.40. The projected closing price is: 148.26. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because prices closed higher than they opened). During the […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Heffx Technical Outlook

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Heffx Technical Outlook

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Heffx Technical Outlook Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the upside. The projected upper bound is: 158.32. The projected lower bound is: 136.59. The projected closing price is: 147.46. Candlesticks A black body occurred (because prices closed lower than they opened). During the […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) still shows plenty of strength

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) still shows plenty of strength

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) still shows plenty of strength Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) and its founder and CEO, Mark Zuckerburg, are posterchildren for the hero-to-zero persona. For years, Zuckerburg was viewed as the man who connected the world through social media. And he created trillions of dollars in value for companies related to the social media space. But today […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Heffx Technical Outlook

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Heffx Technical Outlook

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Heffx Technical Outlook Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. The projected upper bound is: 154.95. The projected lower bound is: 132.71. The projected closing price is: 143.83. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because prices closed higher than they opened). During the past 10 bars, there have been 7 white candles and […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock is poised to jump tremendously in 2019

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock is poised to jump tremendously in 2019

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) stock is poised to jump tremendously in 2019 Social media giant Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) had a rough 2018, as it was hit by data-privacy scandals, regulation crackdowns, slowing revenue growth, compressing margins, plenty of bad press, and a falling stock. But FB still owns the four most-widely-used-internet properties in the world. Each of them has over […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) gains after JPMorgan predicts strong turnaround

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) gains after JPMorgan predicts strong turnaround

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) gains after JPMorgan predicts strong turnaround Facebook (FB) got a new lease of life this week after JPMorgn came up with an exceptionally bullish outlook on the company. Defying the negative sentiment on its prospects this year, with several experts predicting a further deterioration, the brokerage firm Tuesday said Facebook’s stock is […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) at risk for a 20% slide according to well known analyst

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) at risk for a 20% slide according to well known analyst

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) at risk for a 20% slide according to well known analyst Share prices did recover well into July – only to plummet yet again after an awful earnings release, this time by over 20 percent, good for a loss of $120 billion in market capitalization. That earnings statement, second quarter of 2018, […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) vulnerable to a correction towards 147.70

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) vulnerable to a correction towards 147.70

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) vulnerable to a correction towards 147.70 Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 147.70. The projected upper bound is: 149.57. The projected lower bound is: 125.66. The projected closing price is: 137.61. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because prices closed higher than […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) 2019 Will trade Sub $100

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) 2019 Will trade Sub $100

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) 2019 Outlook Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. The projected upper bound is: 151.12. The projected lower bound is: 98.96. The projected closing price is: 125.04. Candlesticks A black body occurred (because prices closed lower than they opened). During the past 10 bars, there have been 4 white candles and 6 […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) company management is taking measures to overcome obstacles

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) company management is taking measures to overcome obstacles

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) company management is taking measures to overcome obstacles Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) shares have declined 38% since July, and a growing number of issues have led to this decline, including regulatory pressures, data scandals, lower projected revenues by the company management in earnings conference calls and the broad market negativity. To add salt to […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) world’s leading social network survives a tough year

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) world’s leading social network survives a tough year

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) world’s leading social network survives a tough year Few companies suffered more negative press coverage in 2018 than Facebook (NASDAQ:FB). But the company’s fundamentals are hanging tough. Is FB stock poised to recover some of the ground it lost over the last 12 months? The latest bad news for the Silicon Valley titan is […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) misled users in violation of the District’s Consumer Protection Procedures Act

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) misled users in violation of the District’s Consumer Protection Procedures Act

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) misled users in violation of the District’s Consumer Protection Procedures Act The Washington, D.C., attorney general said Wednesday it will sue Facebook over the Cambridge Analytica scandal on Wednesday. D.C. prosecutors said in the lawsuit that Facebook misled users in violation of the District’s Consumer Protection Procedures Act by allowing them to download an app […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Mark Zuckerberg’s net worth took a major hit this year

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Mark Zuckerberg’s net worth took a major hit this year

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Mark Zuckerberg’s net worth took a major hit this year A disastrous year for Facebook has left a major dent in the wealth of its CEO and cofounder, Mark Zuckerberg, who has lost billions of dollars in net worth. Zuckerberg began the year with about $US75 billion, but, according to Bloomberg’s Billionaire Index, […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) valuation says the stock is an absolute steal

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) valuation says the stock is an absolute steal

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) valuation says the stock is an absolute steal Facebook has been hit with a perfect storm of operational issues. At its core, however, the company’s business is resilient and its long-term competitive advantage is unaffected. Through it all, Facebook remains extremely cash generative while at the same time remarkably undervalued. For a […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) privacy controls have broken down yet again

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) privacy controls have broken down yet again

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) privacy controls have broken down yet again Facebook’s privacy controls have broken down yet again, this time through a software flaw affecting nearly 7 million users who had photos exposed to a much wider audience than intended. The bug disclosed Friday gave hundreds of apps unauthorized access to photos that could in […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) JPMorgan predicts a rebound

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) JPMorgan predicts a rebound

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) JPMorgan predicts a rebound Facebook Inc. shares are on track for their first down year in the company’s history, but analysts at JPMorgan are betting that 2019 will be a far better period for the stock. The firm named Facebook FB, +0.35%  its “best idea” among internet stocks for the coming year, citing a potential […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) carrying out a $9 billion buyback plan

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) carrying out a $9 billion buyback plan

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) carrying out a $9 billion buyback plan Facebook investors had a rollercoaster year with the company’s share price. Since January, Facebook’s share price slid 21.68 percent after a series of public scandals followed by selloffs. It’s clear that Facebook isn’t the apple of investor’s eyes like it once was, but the question […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) be prepared for some temporary setbacks

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) be prepared for some temporary setbacks

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) be prepared for some temporary setbacks Facebook (NASDAQ: FB ) has had a rocky relationship with investors this year. If you’re someone who likes FB stock, be prepared for some temporary setbacks before making the most of that friendship. Let me explain. From “fake news” scandals to security breaches of users’ personal […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) back in correction territory

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) back in correction territory

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) back in correction territory Tech stocks are back in correction territory after a painful day for public exchanges. The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite index fell nearly 4 percent, with tech stocks like Apple, Amazon, Alphabet and Facebook weighing most heavily. In total, the so-called FAANG stocks — Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix and Alphabet-owned […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) former Facebook colleagues asking about job openings

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) former Facebook colleagues asking about job openings

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) former Facebook colleagues asking about job openings Some former Facebook employees say their phone is ringing a lot more in the last two months. On the other line: former Facebook colleagues asking about job openings or looking for a reference. This type of behavior is normal at most companies. But according to […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Mistrust Will Hurt FB Stock

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Mistrust Will Hurt FB Stock

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Mistrust Will Hurt FB Stock In an article published on Oct. 25, I noted that Facebook had made multiple, alleged misstatements. I quoted Facebook’s VP, Business and Marketing Partnerships, David Fischer, as saying in 2016 that, “We know we can’t have true partnerships with our clients unless we are upfront and honest […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) U.K. lawmakers could release documents that expose more of Facebook’s privacy policies

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) U.K. lawmakers could release documents that expose more of Facebook’s privacy policies

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) U.K. lawmakers could release documents that expose more of Facebook’s privacy policies Tech giants like Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) and Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL, NASDAQ:GOOG) have deserved a great deal of the criticism they’ve garnered of late for prying a little too deeply into users’ digital lives. Neither company, however, has experienced the kind of scrutiny […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) multi-year upside is compelling

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) multi-year upside is compelling

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) multi-year upside is compelling The recent stock market rout has been unkind to hyper-growth glamour stocks, and especially so to Facebook (NASDAQ:FB). The digital-advertising and social-media juggernaut has been plagued by data-protection scandals, regulatory threats, slowing growth, and falling margins, all against the backdrop of a market worried about a looming recession. […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Stock Price still Falling?

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Stock Price still Falling?

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Stock Price still Falling? Damaging revelations about how Facebook’s leaders mishandled Russian efforts to disrupt the 2016 American election are beginning to take a measurable toll, with the company’s stock plunging to a yearly low. The entire tech sector has been battered, with members of the FAANG group — Facebook, Apple, Amazon, […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Having Faith in the Stock

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Having Faith in the Stock

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Having Faith in the Stock Tech stocks are taking a beating, all of them. The heavy-hitters, as represented by the FAANG acronym (Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix, Google), have fallen dramatically. Of the lot, Facebook stocks have been hit the hardest. This morning, the price hit a new low of $126.85, which is […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) remains in hot water over recent scandals

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) remains in hot water over recent scandals

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) remains in hot water over recent scandals Shares of Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) were sliding today on a continuing string of bad press and amid a broader sell-off in the Nasdaq, which lost 3% on the day. Facebook closed today’s session down 5.7%, touching a 52-week-low. So what Concern about Facebook’s role in […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Too Slow To Take Action?

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Too Slow To Take Action?

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Too Slow To Take Action? Facebook stock fell to a 21-month low Friday, following an explosive New York Times article this week that raised questions about how the social media behemoth handled the spread of disinformation and other problems. The Times report on Facebook (FB) described how Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg and […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) a bear market for social media

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) a bear market for social media

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) a bear market for social media Revenues have continued to grow at a torrid pace for Facebook in spite of slowing growth in user count and mounting scrutiny. The company’s advertising platform delivered 33% more sales than a year ago during the third quarter of 2018. The problem, though, is that profit […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) employees reveal that the overall workplace sentiment had turned bleaker

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) employees reveal that the overall workplace sentiment had turned bleaker

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) employees reveal that the overall workplace sentiment had turned bleaker Facebook Inc. (FB) saw a drop in both stock price and employee morale over the past year. According to a report by The Wall Street Journal, an internal survey taken by around 29,000 employees revealed that the overall workplace sentiment had turned […]

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) decline comes as U.S. shares fell across the board

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) decline comes as U.S. shares fell across the board

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) decline comes as U.S. shares fell across the board The stock fell 2.4 percent on Monday, to $141.55, the lowest close since April 17, 2018, when it closed at $140.96. Facebook fell along with the broader market on Monday, sparked by an Apple supplier cutting its forecast, a rising U.S. dollar and […]

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