|Bid||162.36 x 800|
|Ask||162.47 x 1000|
|Day's Range||160.86 - 164.70|
|52 Week Range||123.02 - 218.62|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.23|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||21.47|
|Earnings Date||Apr 23, 2019 - Apr 29, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||197.94|
Let me begin by saying that Facebook's Crisis Response pages do a lot of good. As a former Ottawa resident I have multiple Facebook friends there. If a single person were hospitalized as a result of an incident in a single town of 216,000, would Facebook call on every resident of that town to mark themselves safe?
Facebook and Google have made big splashy deals, but the largest acquisitions of late have been in the enterprise. GitHub, Red Hat, CA and MuleSoft were all acquired last year. While big internet companies like Facebook FB and Google GOOGL have been fairly quiet of late on the deal-making front, business software vendors have kept bankers quite busy.
As a result, Facebook generates cash flow like few other businesses, and its stock is also dramatically undervalued. Facebook is not just a social media website. Facebook's family of apps is a platform where 2.7 billion users spend time on every month.
Apple's stock had risen 436% in the five years preceding that dinner. After everyone gave an answer, the seasoned chip executive confidently predicted Apple's stock would actually be lower in five years' time, not higher. The executive was wrong, however: Apple shares went on to double in the ensuing five years.
There are two ticker symbols for Alphabet Inc. on the NASDAQ stock exchange: GOOG and GOOGL. The short answer is a stock split, but a longer answer is an attempt by the co-founders of Google, Sergey Brin and Larry Page, along with company chairman Eric Schmidt, to retain as much control of the company as possible. The two tickers represent two different share classes: A (GOOGL) and C (GOOG).
Big tech saw some big developments this week. Retailers TJX, BURL, ROS, KSS are poised to report earnings. Watch the video for more.
Google-parent Alphabet continues to keep YouTube financials a guessing game. Google may well be the least transparent of the FANG stocks, which also include Amazon, Facebook and Netflix.
A 29-story office tower downtown boasting Facebook as its largest tenant is on the market, and the sale price could be a record for Austin. It was previously reported that Facebook had dibs on buying the building, so it may have passed on the deal.
Facebook faces a record multibillion-dollar fine from the Federal Trade Commission, but investors don’t seem deeply concerned.