Facebook, Inc. Class A (FB)

351.87
4.40 1.20
NASDAQ
Prev Close 356.30
Day Low/High 350.74 / 359.40
52 Wk Low/High 244.13 / 377.55
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 2820.81B
Market Cap 1005.06B
P/E Ratio 31.26
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Google and Microsoft's Earnings: What Stood Out

Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Google and Microsoft's Earnings: What Stood Out

There were positive earnings call takeaways for AWS, YouTube and Microsoft Dynamics, among other businesses.

Politics Are Impacting Markets in a Number of Ways

Politics Are Impacting Markets in a Number of Ways

There are at least three key political questions playing out.

Will the Robinhood IPO Represent the (Stock Market) Top - Just as the April Coinbase Direct Listing Marked the Peak in Cryptocurrency Prices?

* History rhymes * But this time Robinhood stole from both the rich and the poor * The Robinhood IPO reminds us of the previous April 2021 direct listing of Coinbase (top in cryptocurrency prices) and the LaBranche IPO (top in the markets) in July 1...

A Peek at Peaking GDP, Amazon Riptide, Message for Anti-Vaxxers, Cliffs Note

A Peek at Peaking GDP, Amazon Riptide, Message for Anti-Vaxxers, Cliffs Note

Plus, we take a deeper dive into the second-quarter GDP numbers.

Will an Amazon Selloff Trigger Better Rotational Action?

Will an Amazon Selloff Trigger Better Rotational Action?

The big question is whether everything will be dragged down together or whether there will be some tradable rotation.

So Many Excuses for the Mega Caps

So Many Excuses for the Mega Caps

Let's see how in July complacency has returned in full force when it comes to these super stocks.

Jim Cramer: The Biggest Thing That Happened Thursday Was the Boring Stuff

Jim Cramer: The Biggest Thing That Happened Thursday Was the Boring Stuff

No, it wasn't Robinhood or the mega-cap tech companies, it was names we depend on like Carrier Global.

Embracing Social Media Influencers

We've all heard about the rise of social media influencers on Facebook's Instagram and Google's YouTube, and we are now seeing apparel companies begin to embrace them in a more meaningful way.  According to PYMNTS.com: Influencers will be getting an...

Pretty Penny

According to reports, in the last 90 days, Facebook insiders sold 2,402,070 shares of company stock valued at $807.3 million.  Let's hope trickle down economics are at work here and they all do their best to help stimulate the economy.

The Good, Weird and Ugly of Facebook

The Good, Weird and Ugly of Facebook

Their earnings were a blowout but it's too dangerous to short the name.

I'm Bottom Fishing and Nibbling Amid Positive Action

I'm Bottom Fishing and Nibbling Amid Positive Action

There just isn't much downside left in most of the small-caps that have already been hit hard.

What the Fed Said and Did, Robinhood IPO, Trading Ford, Facebook and ServiceNow

What the Fed Said and Did, Robinhood IPO, Trading Ford, Facebook and ServiceNow

Are traders and investors confused? Possibly. Was that the intent? No, but I think Jerome Powell is fine with that.

Vaccines, Masks, and Office Closings

After reopening its offices in New York and San Francisco two weeks ago, Twitter  is closing those offices. Facebook is requiring its U.S. workers that return to the office to be vaccinated as is Alphabet  . Netflix introduced a blanket policy manda...

Jim Cramer: To Crack the Code During Earnings Season, Follow the Boost

Jim Cramer: To Crack the Code During Earnings Season, Follow the Boost

Here's what investors need to know to discern the direction of stocks during what can be a confusing season.

Traders Looking for More Rotational Action as Facebook Stumbles

Traders Looking for More Rotational Action as Facebook Stumbles

Senior indices and many big-caps are technically extended and prone to 'sell the news' reactions.

See You Friday

Thanks for reading my Diary today. I will be out tomorrow but you will be in the very able hands of Chris Versace. Enjoy the evening. Be safe. See you all back early Friday morning. PS: Here is a more detailed analysis of the Facebook release. 

More on Facebook

Second-half guidance at Facebook is disappointing. I am offering some more FB to short at about $360.

Trading FB and QQQ

I put out a very small short in Facebook ($373) right before the EPS announcement. I expect a beat. I also expect that the beat to expectations is in the price of the stock -- and then some! Added to my QQQ short. More shortly.  

China 'Rules', Defense Stocks, Infrastructure Package, FOMC, Earnings

China 'Rules', Defense Stocks, Infrastructure Package, FOMC, Earnings

What if Beijing plays the power game with foreign firms reliant upon Chinese revenue, Chinese labor, or simply Chinese economic growth?

Chinese Crackdown, Bitcoin/Amazon, Tesla Earnings, My Big Plan for a Big Night

Chinese Crackdown, Bitcoin/Amazon, Tesla Earnings, My Big Plan for a Big Night

Why we ever allowed Chinese businesses to raise capital, our capital, on our shores, is beyond me.

Taking Another Look at 2 Stocks I Like While Waiting for Breadth to Broaden

Taking Another Look at 2 Stocks I Like While Waiting for Breadth to Broaden

Recent news about Travelzoo and Albireo Pharma offer reasons to think those shares could be heading higher.

A Look at Boeing Stock Ahead of Earnings

A Look at Boeing Stock Ahead of Earnings

Let's check out the charts of this aerospace giant.

The Week Ahead, Earnings, Macro, Virus, Monetary and Fiscal Policy, Trading Roku

The Week Ahead, Earnings, Macro, Virus, Monetary and Fiscal Policy, Trading Roku

This week will tax your brain. Your ability to focus on what really matters will be tested.

Next Week's Earnings and Expectations for the Second Half of 2021

Circling back to my comment on earnings expectations for the second half of 2021, next week we will see a more than 250% jump week over week for the number of earnings reports coming at us. That's right, just under 1,000 of companies are slated to r...

These 2 Names Are on My Watchlist Right Now

These 2 Names Are on My Watchlist Right Now

Here's what to look for with Playboy and Urban-gro.

Indexes Are Up, but Divergences and Disparities Linger Underneath

Indexes Are Up, but Divergences and Disparities Linger Underneath

While names like Facebook and Roku run higher, the action isn't so great for aggressive traders.

These 5 Stocks Are Holding Up the Broader Market

While breadth has deteriorated, several large-cap Nasdaq stocks -- Microsoft , Facebook , Amazon , Apple and Alphabet -- have held up the broader market.  All these stocks are extended in price with elevated RSIs. I am looking for a drawdown in the ...

Crypto Pep Rally, S&P Wonder Line, Minerd Unmuted, Chip Keepers, Trading Moderna

Crypto Pep Rally, S&P Wonder Line, Minerd Unmuted, Chip Keepers, Trading Moderna

Small-caps and mid-caps are still picking first downs on every play, storming back from a badly oversold condition that has just about normalized.