Facebook Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.71 (-0.20 %)
(As of 08/3/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume12.34 million shs
Average Volume18.70 million shs
Market Capitalization$995.93 billion
P/E Ratio26.02
Dividend YieldN/A
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About Facebook

Facebook, Inc. 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 devices; and WhatsApp, a messaging application that is used by people and businesses to communicate in a private way. It also provides Facebook Reality Labs, an augmented and virtual reality product that help people feel connected, anytime, and anywhere. Facebook, Inc. was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, California.


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2.85 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

33rd out of 844 stocks

Computer Programming, Data Processing, & Other Computer Related Industry

2nd out of 78 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 5.0Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Facebook a buy right now?

40 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Facebook in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings, 34 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Facebook stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Facebook?

Wall Street analysts have given Facebook a "Buy" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Facebook wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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When is Facebook's next earnings date?

Facebook is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 4th 2021.
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How were Facebook's earnings last quarter?

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 28th. The social networking company reported $3.61 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $3.03 by $0.58. Facebook had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 30.09% and a net margin of 37.17%.
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How has Facebook's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Facebook's stock was trading at $170.21 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, FB stock has increased by 106.4% and is now trading at $351.24.
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What price target have analysts set for FB?

40 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Facebook's shares. Their forecasts range from $275.00 to $500.00. On average, they anticipate Facebook's share price to reach $402.76 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 14.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Facebook's key executives?

Facebook's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Mark Elliot Zuckerberg, Founder, Chairman & CEO (Age 37, Pay $25.29M)
  • Mr. David M. Wehner, Chief Financial Officer (Age 52, Pay $1.77M)
  • Ms. Sheryl Kara Sandberg, COO & Director (Age 52, Pay $10.38M)
  • Mr. Michael T. Schroepfer, Chief Technology Officer (Age 46, Pay $1.68M)
  • Mr. Christopher K. Cox, Chief Product Officer (Age 38, Pay $2.1M)
  • Ms. Susan Jannifer Simone Taylor, Chief Accounting Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Atish Banerjea, Chief Information Officer (Age 55)
  • Ms. Deborah T. Crawford, VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Jennifer G. Newstead, VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 51)
  • Mr. Henry T. A. Moniz, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 56)

What is Mark Zuckerberg's approval rating as Facebook's CEO?

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

Who are some of Facebook's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Facebook own?

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

What is Facebook's stock symbol?

Facebook trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FB."

Who are Facebook's major shareholders?

Facebook's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.31%), Baillie Gifford & Co. (0.28%), New York State Common Retirement Fund (0.20%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.17%), Flossbach Von Storch AG (0.16%) and Veritas Asset Management LLP (0.09%). Company insiders that own Facebook stock include David B Fischer, David B Fischer, David M Wehner, David M Wehner, Jennifer Newstead, Mark Zuckerberg, Michael Todd Schroepfer, Peter Thiel, Sheryl Sandberg and Susan JS Taylor.
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Which institutional investors are selling Facebook stock?

FB stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Flossbach Von Storch AG, MUFG Securities EMEA plc, PGGM Investments, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Veritas Asset Management LLP, Baillie Gifford & Co., Wealthstreet Investment Advisors LLC, and Intermede Investment Partners Ltd. Company insiders that have sold Facebook company stock in the last year include David B Fischer, David M Wehner, Jennifer Newstead, Mark Zuckerberg, Michael Todd Schroepfer, and Susan JS Taylor.
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Which institutional investors are buying Facebook stock?

FB stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Provident Trust Co., Cantillon Capital Management LLC, 36 South Capital Advisors LLP, Fisher Asset Management LLC, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Marathon Asset Management LLP, Calamos Advisors LLC, and Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc..
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How do I buy shares of Facebook?

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 Facebook's stock price today?

One share of FB stock can currently be purchased for approximately $351.24.

How much money does Facebook make?

Facebook has a market capitalization of $995.93 billion and generates $85.97 billion in revenue each year. The social networking company earns $29.15 billion in net income (profit) each year or $10.09 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Facebook have?

Facebook employs 58,604 workers across the globe.

Does Facebook have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Facebook: 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 Facebook founded?

Facebook was founded in 2004.

What is Facebook's official website?

The official website for Facebook is www.facebook.com.

Where are Facebook's headquarters?

Facebook is headquartered at 1601 WILLOW ROAD, MENLO PARK CA, 94025.

How can I contact Facebook?

Facebook's mailing address is 1601 WILLOW ROAD, MENLO PARK CA, 94025. The social networking company can be reached via phone at 650-618-7714 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 8/4/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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