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Facebook Stock Forecast, Price & News

-3.55 (-1.14%)
(As of 12/3/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
27.47 million shs
Average Volume
18.88 million shs
Market Capitalization
$853.56 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
30 days | 90 days | 365 days | Advanced Chart
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About Facebook

Meta Platforms, Inc., (formerly known as Facebook, Inc.) operates as a global social technology company. The company engages in the development of social media applications as well as virtual and augmented reality products allowing users to connect through mobile devices, personal computers and other platforms. The company operates through two segments. The Family of Apps (FOA) segment which includes Facebook, Instagram, Messenger, WhatsApp and other services, and the Reality Labs (RL) segment, which includes augmented and virtual reality related consumer hardware, software and content. The company was founded by Mark Elliot Zuckerberg, Dustin Moskovitz, Chris R. Hughes, Andrew McCollum, and Eduardo P. Saverin on February 4, 2004 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, CA.


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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
$85.97 billion
Cash Flow
$12.50 per share
Book Value
$47.94 per share


Net Income
$29.15 billion
Pretax Margin




Outstanding Shares
Free Float
Market Cap
$853.56 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Fiscal Year End
Next Earnings (Estimated)

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Overall MarketRank

2.68 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

98th out of 892 stocks

Computer Programming, Data Processing, & Other Computer Related Industry

4th out of 84 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 4.4Community Rank: 5.0Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Facebook a buy right now?

40 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Facebook in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings, 32 buy ratings and 2 strong buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Facebook stock.
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How has Facebook's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Facebook's stock was trading at $170.21 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, FB shares have increased by 80.3% and is now trading at $306.84.
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When is Facebook's next earnings date?

Facebook is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, January 26th 2022.
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How were Facebook's earnings last quarter?

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) posted its quarterly earnings results on Sunday, October, 24th. The social networking company reported $3.22 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $3.19 by $0.03. The social networking company earned $29.01 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $29.52 billion. Facebook had a net margin of 35.88% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 30.22%. Facebook's revenue for the quarter was up 35.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $2.71 earnings per share.
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What guidance has Facebook issued on next quarter's earnings?

Facebook updated its fourth quarter 2021 earnings guidance on Monday, November, 1st. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $31.50 billion-$34 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $34.89 billion.

What price target have analysts set for FB?

40 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Facebook's shares. Their forecasts range from $300.00 to $466.00. On average, they anticipate Facebook's share price to reach $399.90 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 30.3% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Facebook's key executives?

Facebook's management team includes the following people:

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.

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), 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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Capital World Investors (1.66%), Capital Research Global Investors (1.45%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.43%), Wellington Management Group LLP (0.96%), Morgan Stanley (0.82%) and Alliancebernstein L.P. (0.80%). Company insiders that own Facebook stock include 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, Peter Thiel 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 Janus Henderson Group PLC, Credit Suisse AG, Lone Pine Capital LLC, Abundance Wealth Counselors, Citadel Advisors LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, Verition Fund Management LLC, and Carmignac Gestion. Company insiders that have sold Facebook company stock in the last year include David B Fischer, David M Wehner, Jennifer Newstead, Mark Zuckerberg, Marne L Levine, 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 SG Americas Securities LLC, Fisher Asset Management LLC, BlueSpruce Investments LP, Nordea Investment Management AB, Capital Research Global Investors, GQG Partners LLC, Gobi Capital LLC, and Deutsche Bank AG.
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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 $306.84.

How much money does Facebook make?

Facebook has a market capitalization of $853.56 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 $14.01 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) 543-4800 or via email at [email protected].

This page was last updated on 12/6/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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