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Meta Platforms (FB) Stock Forecast, Price & News

+2.25 (+1.18%)
(As of 05/20/2022 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
31.44 million shs
Average Volume
39.62 million shs
Market Capitalization
$523.78 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Meta Platforms

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 messaging application for people to connect with friends, family, groups, and businesses across platforms and devices through chat, audio and video calls, and rooms; and WhatsApp, a messaging application that is used by people and businesses to communicate and transact privately. The Reality Labs segment provides augmented and virtual reality related products comprising virtual reality hardware, software, and content that help people feel connected, anytime, and anywhere. The company was formerly known as Facebook, Inc. and changed its name to Meta Platforms, Inc. in October 2021. Meta Platforms, Inc. was incorporated in 2004 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, California.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Computer programming, data processing, & other computer related
Internet Software & Services
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$117.93 billion
Cash Flow
$17.59 per share
Book Value
$45.53 per share


Net Income
$39.37 billion
Pretax Margin




Outstanding Shares
Free Float
Market Cap
$523.78 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

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Overall MarketRank

3.04 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

38th out of 919 stocks

Computer Programming, Data Processing, & Other Computer Related Industry

2nd out of 93 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 4.4Community Rank: 5.0Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Meta Platforms (NASDAQ:FB) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Meta Platforms a buy right now?

44 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Meta Platforms in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 10 hold ratings, 32 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Meta Platforms stock.
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When is Meta Platforms' next earnings date?

Meta Platforms is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 27th 2022.
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How were Meta Platforms' earnings last quarter?

Meta Platforms, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 27th. The social networking company reported $2.72 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $2.66 by $0.06. Meta Platforms had a net margin of 31.20% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 28.74%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $3.30 EPS.
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What guidance has Meta Platforms issued on next quarter's earnings?

Meta Platforms updated its first quarter 2022 earnings guidance on Monday, February, 21st. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $27 billion-$29 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $30.14 billion.

What price target have analysts set for FB?

44 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Meta Platforms' stock. Their forecasts range from $220.00 to $466.00. On average, they expect Meta Platforms' share price to reach $311.49 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 60.9% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Meta Platforms' key executives?
Meta Platforms' management team includes the following people:
What is Mark Zuckerberg's approval rating as Meta Platforms' CEO?

1,667 employees have rated Meta Platforms CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Glassdoor.com. Mark Zuckerberg has an approval rating of 93% among Meta Platforms' employees. This puts Mark Zuckerberg in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Meta Platforms own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Meta Platforms investors own include Alibaba Group (BABA), NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), General Electric (GE), Netflix (NFLX), Tesla (TSLA), (CGC), Walt Disney (DIS), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and Alphabet (GOOG).

What is Meta Platforms' stock symbol?

Meta Platforms trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FB."

Who are Meta Platforms' major shareholders?

Meta Platforms' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (6.67%), State Street Corp (3.43%), Capital International Investors (2.00%), Capital World Investors (1.52%), Capital Research Global Investors (1.11%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.95%). Company insiders that own Meta Platforms stock include Andrew Bosworth, David B Fischer, David B Fischer, David B Fischer, David M Wehner, David M Wehner, David M Wehner, Jennifer Newstead, Mark Zuckerberg, Mark Zuckerberg, Marne L Levine, Michael Todd Schroepfer, Nicholas Clegg and Susan JS Taylor.
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Which institutional investors are selling Meta Platforms stock?

FB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Edgewood Management LLC, Wellington Management Group LLP, American Century Companies Inc., Sands Capital Management LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Capital World Investors, and Sustainable Growth Advisers LP. Company insiders that have sold Meta Platforms company stock in the last year include Andrew Bosworth, David B Fischer, David M Wehner, Jennifer Newstead, Mark Zuckerberg, Marne L Levine, Nicholas Clegg, and Susan JS Taylor.
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Which institutional investors are buying Meta Platforms stock?

FB stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, Polen Capital Management LLC, Capital International Investors, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Jane Street Group LLC, Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board, and Veritas Asset Management LLP.
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How do I buy shares of Meta Platforms?

Shares of FB can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Meta Platforms' stock price today?

One share of FB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $193.54.

How much money does Meta Platforms make?

Meta Platforms has a market capitalization of $523.78 billion and generates $117.93 billion in revenue each year. The social networking company earns $39.37 billion in net income (profit) each year or $13.22 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Meta Platforms have?

Meta Platforms employs 71,970 workers across the globe.

Does Meta Platforms have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Meta Platforms: Acrylic Software, Andale, Andale Inc., Atlas Solutions Advertiser Suite, Beat Games, Beluga, Biblbobl, Bloomsbury AI, Bolt | Peters, Branch, CTRL-labs, Cassin Networks ApS, Chai Labs, Confirm.io, CrowdTangle, Daytum, Digital Staircase, Divvyshot, Dreambit, Edge Network Services, Edge Network Services Limited, Endaga, Eyegroove, FCL Tech, FCL Tech Limited, Face.com, Facebook International Operations, Facebook International Operations Limited, Facebook Ireland Holdings Unlimited, Facebook Ireland Limited, Facebook Ireland Limited, Facebook Operations, Facebook Operations LLC, Facebook Sweden Holdings, Facebook Sweden Holdings AB, Facebook Technologies LLC, FacioMetrics, Fayteq AG, Friend.ly, FriendFeed, GIPHY, GazeHawk, Glancee, Global Holdings I Inc, Global Holdings I Inc., Global Holdings I LLC, Global Holdings I LLC, Global Holdings II LLC, Global Holdings II LLC, Gowalla, Greater Kudu, Greater Kudu LLC, GrokStyle, Hot Potato, Instagram, Instagram LLC, Jibbigo, KUSU PTE, KUSU PTE. Ltd., Karma, Kustomer, Lemnis Technologies, Lightbox, Little Eye Labs, LiveRail, Malkoha PTE Ltd., Mapillary, Monoidics, Morning Hornet LLC, Nextstop, Octazen Solutions, Oculus, Onavo, Osmeta, Ozlo, Packagd, Parakey, Parse, Parse LLC, Pieceable, Pinnacle Sweden, Pinnacle Sweden AB, PlayGiga, PrivateCore, ProtoGeo, Pryte, Pursuit, Push Pop Press, QuickFire Networks, Raven Northbrook LLC, RedKix, Runways Information Services, Runways Information Services Ltd, Sanzaru Games Inc, Scape Technologies, Scout Development LLC, Sendoid, Servicefriend, ShareGrove, Siculus, Siculus Inc., Sidecat LLC, Snaptu, Sofa, Source3, Spaceport.io, Spool, SportStream, Stadion LLC, Starbelt LLC, Storylane, Strobe, TBH, Tagtile, Teehan+Lax, TheFind Inc., Two Big Ears Ltd, Vidpresso, Vitesse, Vitesse LLC, WhatsApp, WhoGlue, Winner, Winner LLC, Wit.ai, Zenbe, and drop.io.

When was Meta Platforms founded?

Meta Platforms was founded in 2004.

What is Meta Platforms' official website?

The official website for Meta Platforms is www.facebook.com.

How can I contact Meta Platforms?

Meta Platforms' mailing address is 1601 WILLOW ROAD, MENLO PARK CA, 94025. The social networking company can be reached via phone at (650) 543-4800 or via email at [email protected].

This page was last updated on 5/21/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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