178.28 0.00 (0.00%)
After hours: 5:06PM EDT
|Bid||178.29 x 800|
|Ask||178.41 x 1000|
|Day's Range||177.34 - 178.88|
|52 Week Range||123.02 - 218.62|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.20|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||23.55|
|Earnings Date||Apr 24, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||197.14|
Here's Yahoo Finance's Myles Udland with a look at what will be making headlines Friday, April 19.
Facebook is under fire for gathering emails from 1.5 million unaware users without their consent. The social media giant told Business Insider that the user contact information was "unintentionally uploaded" and would soon be deleted. Yahoo Finance's Adam Shapiro and Julie Hyman discuss with the panel.
As Pinterest hits the stock market, many wonder how the company will sustain growth. David Trainer, CEO of New Constructs, joins Yahoo Finance's Dan Roberts, Sibile Marcellus, and Heidi Chung to discuss Pinterest's path to profitability.
Facebook might introduce its own voice assistant à la Siri and Alexa in the future. Based on what a spokesperson told Reuters, though, Facebook is mainly developing the assistant for its Oculus headsets, its Portal smart display and future AR/VR devices. Facebook has previous experience developing AI assistants, but none that could rival Alexa or Siri.
Remember the weird revelation that Facebook was asking some new users for the password to their email account? Tonight Business Insider reports that since May 2016, if users entered their email password then Facebook used it to access their contact list and upload the contents to its servers without asking for permission. "...we found that in some cases people's email contacts were also unintentionally uploaded to Facebook when they created their account.
A powerful New Mexico regulatory authority is requiring the state's largest utility to bill Facebook $39 million for a new transmission line construction for its data center — a move the social media giant says it was not expecting. The Public Regulation Commission's on Tuesday ordered the Public Service Company of New Mexico to charge Facebook for nearly half the cost of the $85 million transmission project for its New Mexico data center that opened this year, the Albuquerque Journal reports .
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Millions more Instagram users were affected by a password security lapse than parent company Facebook acknowledged nearly four weeks ago.
Facebook has revealed that millions of Instagram users' passwords were stored in plain text on the company's servers, making them potentially accessible to employees.
StockTwits — a social-media platform founded in 2008 as a venue for day traders to exchange ideas and musings — is set to kick off a free online brokerage unit, aimed at appealing to its current roster of approximately two million members, as well as luring millennials.
The listing is second in the U.S. this year only to Lyft Inc.’s $2.34 billion offering in March. Pinterest’s strong showing, along with an even stronger first-day performance by Zoom Video Communications Inc. on Thursday, signals continuing investor thirst for new stocks amid a surge of unicorns -- startups valued at $1 billion or more -- coming to market. Other high-profile companies considering going public include Slack Technologies Inc., Postmates Inc., Palantir Technologies Inc. and Airbnb Inc.
Facebook says millions of Instagram passwords were exposed in an internal database that was searchable by employees. The exposure is part of the same one that affected up to 600 million Facebook user passwords. Facebook originally said the exposure affected thousands of Instagram passwords.
Tracking the movements of hedge fund managers can give investors a wealth of ideas. Here are three intriguing companies hedge funds have been buying up recently.
Facebook has repeatedly vowed to shore up its platform, and Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg in February said the price tag will exceed $3.7 billion on safety and security measures this year.
Facebook's (FB) first-quarter 2019 results are likely to gain on continued subscriber growth, driven by rapid adoption of Instagram and WhatsApp Stories.
Facebook has admitted that it "unintentionally" uploaded email contacts of as many as 1.5 million users without their permission, in the social network's latest privacy blunder.
Managers of $379 million White Oak Select Growth Fund (WOGSX) try hard to think outside the Wall Street box. The fund was recently named an IBD Best Mutual Funds 2019 Awards winner. For Select Growth, that meant topping the S&P 500 in those four periods.
A skunkworks engineering team at Facebook Inc. has spent the past year building out a voice assistant similar to Amazon.com's Alexa, Apple Inc'’s Siri and Alphabet Inc.'s Google Assistant, the company said Wednesday. “We are working to develop voice and AI assistant technologies that may work across our family of AR/VR products including Portal, Oculus and future products,” Facebook said in a statement to reporters. Facebook's announcement came after CNBC reported the company was in talks with several smart speaker manufacturers about a possible new product.
shares traded lower Thursday after the world's biggest social media group admitted to yet another potential data breach involving the "unintentional" uploading of millions of email contacts. Facebook said as many as 1.5 million new users had their email contacts uploaded since May 2016, but noted error in which they were collected had been repaired and the information will be deleted. The potential breach, however, comes as the company attempts to fend off a move by the Electronic Privacy Information Center to have the U.S. Federal Trade Commission release privacy reports filed by Facebook since its 2011 settlement linked to allegations it deceived consumers by allowing private information to be shared and made public.