Facebook Inc. (FB)

187.48
0.99 0.53
NASDAQ : Commercial Services
Prev Close 188.47
Open 187.00
Day Low/High 184.55 / 188.10
52 Wk Low/High 123.02 / 218.62
Volume 21.25M
Avg Volume 17.00M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 2.40B
Market Cap 539.54B
EPS 7.70
P/E Ratio 26.94
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Adobe and Salesforce's Marketing Software Momentum Shouldn't Be Overlooked

Adobe and Salesforce's Marketing Software Momentum Shouldn't Be Overlooked

Thanks to strong secular growth trends and perhaps also share gains against major rivals, Adobe and Salesforce are both reporting very strong growth for their marketing software segments.

I Am Skeptical of Tuesday's Rally

* At the core of my cynicism is my view that the Federal Reserve and the European Central Bank (ECB) are pushing on a string and the likely negative outcome of the U.S./China trade negotiations "There is an old saying in Tennessee I know it's in Tex...

Facebook's Libra Cryptocurrency Project: 7 Key Things Investors Should Know

Facebook's Libra Cryptocurrency Project: 7 Key Things Investors Should Know

Facebook put a lot of work into laying the foundations for its Libra cryptocurrency project. However, its strategy for monetizing Libra is a very long-term one.

Sell the News?

I have taken a trading layer short in the indices (as I increased the size on a scale higher throughout the morning) on top of my investment short. My average today on my short is about $292.65 and on my short it's $187.25. Some observations that ma...

Is Facebook's Blockchain Bet the Next Big Thing in Big Tech?

Is Facebook's Blockchain Bet the Next Big Thing in Big Tech?

Is Libra the next tectonic shift in tech? Is it even a cryptocurrency at all?

I've Been a Busy Trading Boy

I have sold my remaining positions in Facebook , Amazon and Alphabet on the opening, booking large profits. All three stocks, which were placed on my Best Ideas List in late 2018, will remain on the List as I plan to buy back the stocks if we have a...

Libra: What You Need to Know About Facebook's New Cryptocurrency

Libra: What You Need to Know About Facebook's New Cryptocurrency

Facebook's first blockchain-backed payment initiative is here. Here's what investors and crypto enthusiasts need to know.

Jim Cramer: Launch of Libra Cryptocurrency Is a Great Reason to Buy Facebook

Jim Cramer: Launch of Libra Cryptocurrency Is a Great Reason to Buy Facebook

This initiative, targeting the unbanked, will go a long way to repairing FB's tattered reputation.

Can Instagram Survive Independent From Facebook?

Can Instagram Survive Independent From Facebook?

Is breaking up big tech just another big headache?

Cryptocurrency Plan for Facebook Makes Cents

Cryptocurrency Plan for Facebook Makes Cents

Plan to launch cryptocurrency makes tech company more attractive, but at current price, buying the name again on dips makes sense.

Ironies Aside, Facebook Cryptocurrency May Be Golden Opportunity

Ironies Aside, Facebook Cryptocurrency May Be Golden Opportunity

The company that's become a poster-child for scooping up private data is likely to benefit from launching its own cryptocurrency.

Wall Street Says Investors Should Be Tuning Into Facebook Watch

Wall Street Says Investors Should Be Tuning Into Facebook Watch

Investors might be missing the case for Facebook Watch amid the crypto focus. These analysts say they need to keep their eyes on the effort.

Facebook Is Likely to Fail to Break Out on the Upside Above $200

Facebook Is Likely to Fail to Break Out on the Upside Above $200

Facebook's charts don't look much better than they did earlier this month.

A Return to FANG

We're seeing slightly positive breadth at the get-go, but we seem to have returned to a FANG-based market with strength in Amazon , Apple Facebook Alphabet/Google and Netflix .

Facebook Gains as Market Finds Crypto Opportunity Intriguing

Facebook Gains as Market Finds Crypto Opportunity Intriguing

Facebook is fomenting optimism on its blockchain bets, despite traditional cryptocurrency criticism.

Time to Get Back to What I Do Best: Shorting Stocks

Time to Get Back to What I Do Best: Shorting Stocks

After a five-year hiatus I'm ready to start throwing whammies in several directions.

Chewy's Dual-Class Structure Isn't Ideal for Investors

Chewy's Dual-Class Structure Isn't Ideal for Investors

Chewy is challenging strong criticism with its disparate dual-class structure.

Chewy Aims to Take a Bite Out of the Pet Market on IPO Day

Chewy Aims to Take a Bite Out of the Pet Market on IPO Day

Chewy's initial public offering document has a lot of information for investors to gnaw on, such as its large ongoing losses and its ownership structure.

From the Street of Dreams

MoffettNathanson has cut its price target on Twitter from $28 to $25 - that's the lowest on the Street (average price target on Street is about $40/share). The brokerage believes that Twitter "is simply not spending enough" - citing that Facebook ha...

Jim Cramer: Unpacking a Bottom's Tough Work

Jim Cramer: Unpacking a Bottom's Tough Work

FedEx's rise on bad news and Facebook's fall on the same are two examples of how it's hard to figure out when enough's enough.

Advertisers Can't Live Without It, but Facebook Is Looking Vulnerable

Advertisers Can't Live Without It, but Facebook Is Looking Vulnerable

Let's review the charts and indicators.

More Privacy Issues Arise at Facebook

This news that seem to indicate that the company's CEO was aware of problematic privacy practices, is taking down (-$5) Facebook's shares this morning.  This week I took down FB, and from large-sized to small-sized. From yesterday: I must mention th...

This Market Is Looking for the Next Catalyst

This Market Is Looking for the Next Catalyst

Charts need work and some good leadership needs to develop. There is no reason to be overly negative but not much reason to be wildly bullish right now.

An Observation

* And how I play the game! I must mention the pushback from a number of subscribers (mostly via email) that I have gotten from my move from large-sized to small-sized in Facebook , Alphabet and Amazon into this week's strength. To me the pushback is...

My Positioning and Tactics

With the time frame on my net exposure being of a relatively short-term nature (from today to the next two to three months), I gradually have reduced my long book and have added to my short exposure in the last week's consistent advance. I do so bas...

Novice Trade: Facebook

Novice Trade: Facebook

Let's keep it going with Facebook calls.

My Overriding Themes

There are a lot of questions about my trading today. For example, many ask why would I pare down to small-sized my favorite tech stocks ( , and )? Remember my overriding themes: * We are in a new regime of heightened volatility - in a market without...