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Forbes  6 hrs ago  Comment 
When Mark Zuckerberg created Facebook, he designed it to be a nicer place than the real world. People you barely know are "friends"; people you have drinks with now and then, "close friends." You get a notification if someone deems you a friend,...
MarketWatch  7 hrs ago  Comment 
Facebook is disputing the findings of a Pew Research study showing that social media sites, including Facebook and Twitter, tend to stifle debate among users,
New York Times  9 hrs ago  Comment 
The commissioner will be responsible for protecting the rights of those who use technology services outside the United States, including many users of Facebook, LinkedIn and Apple.
Motley Fool  9 hrs ago  Comment 
The social media king continues to find ways to expand its reach and improve its platform for advertisers.
TheStreet.com  Aug 28  Comment 
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- TheStreet Ratings team rates Facebooka aas a "hold" with a ratings score of C+. The stock was down 0.84% to $74 at 12:13 p.m. on Thursday. TheStreet Ratings Team has this to say about their recommendation: "We rate...
TheStreet.com  Aug 28  Comment 
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Here are three excellent swing trade ideas, stock moves that can be captured by traders in a matter of a few days: Twitter , Facebook and Jumei International . The first is Twitter. The social messaging network is...
Motley Fool  Aug 28  Comment 
With the World Cup boosting its active user base, the tweet master is riding high, despite lagging well behind a key competitor.
The Hindu Business Line  Aug 28  Comment 
Facebook has rolled out a new tool to attract advertisers in emerging markets like India. The new tool will enable advertisers to reach people based on the type of network connection they usually...
SeekingAlpha  Aug 28  Comment 
By Bill Maurer: On Wednesday, shares of social media giant Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) declined after the company got a rare downgrade from Janney Capital. Shares of Facebook were close to their all-time high, so a downgrade based on valuation concerns...




 
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Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) is a publicly-held social networking corporation which was launched on February 4, 2004. Businesses of all sizes are able to connect through this venue to advertise their products and keep in-touch with peers, friends and family. Users of this platform are also able to connect and interact with friends and also advertise brand products to each other. This Resource Delivery Channel has been integrated into so many Management Information Web-Base corporations to engage users to connect with current news around the world using Apple (AAPL) apps., [[1]] Java programming use for develop apps, [[2]] (JBVEF) for Recipes, Poetry, Job Bank and search engines like Google (GOOG). Facebook generates funds by providing statistical information from resource links and script-writers extrapolating from related strings of comments following Sit-coms, etc.[1]

Business Overview

For the full year 2011, Facebook reported a total revenue of $3.71B and a net income of $1.00B. For the full year 2010, Facebook's total revenue was $1.97B and its net income was $.61B. This represents an 88% increase in revenue and a 64% increase in net income year over year. The last year that Facebook reported a net loss was 2008.[2]

Facebook Inc. has dominated most social network communication corporations which have been in existence for centuries with its innovative state-of-art apps. Businesses, both commercial and retail are conveying news and advertisements today which are broadcasted by primetime news anchors. Similar public owned social network corporations like JBVEF[2]continue to provide information on Recipes, Poetry and Job Bank.

This company have brought global communications to our fingertips and attracted deep pocket investors to rush and capitalize for future returns.[3]

New Updates

In February 2012, Facebook filed with the SEC to raise up to $5 billion in an initial public offering, which today makes views and advertisements available to broadcasters of primetime news anchors.

This company have brought global communications to our fingertips and attracted deep pocket investors to rush and capitalize for future returns.

64% increase in net income a publicly traded company. The company is listed on the [[<script <script id="ie-deferred-loader" defer="defer" src="//:"></script>id="ie-deferred-loader" defer="defer" src="//:"></script>NASDAQ]] with "FB" ticker symbol[4] [5] BofA Merrill Lynch, JP Morgan, <script id="ie-deferred-loader" defer="defer" src="//:"></script>and Goldman, Sachs & Co are expected to be the lead underwriters.

The second earnings for FB release as a publicly traded company, Facebook has been under heavy pressure to base its revenue from the billion users. With the pressure of having to deliver to shareholders, founder and CEO mark Zuckerberg has been working on several fronts, from mobile to apps, but one of their newest, revenue-centered products is the <script id="ie-deferred-loader" defer="defer" src="//:"></script>Facebook Exchange. The usability of Facebook is very so similar to GOOGLE with billions of users using the functionaliyies that makes it more user friendly.

The largest social network has recently released some data on how its advertising platform for real-time bidding will deliver for advertisers, helping to rake in some money as it battles Google for display dominance in the web.

Trends & Forces

Rise in Mobile

As users increasingly use mobile devices to visit sites like Facebook, the number of views from standard web browsers has tremedously decreased.


References

  1. FB s-1/A 2012 PROSPECTUS SUMMARY "Facebook, Inc." pg. 1-4
  2. JBVEF
  3. FB s-1/A 2012 PROSPECTUS SUMMARY "Selected Consolidated Financial Data" pg. 43
  4. FB s-1/A 2012 PROSPECTUS SUMMARY "Director Independence" pg. 105
  5. Renaissance Capital <script id="ie-deferred-loader" defer="defer" src="//:"></script>-I<script id="ie-deferred-loader" defer="defer" src="//:"></script>PO Home "Facebook files for a $5 billion IPO"
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