Facebook Inc. (FB)

229.05
2.80 1.20
NASDAQ : Technology Services
Prev Close 226.29
Open 226.71
Day Low/High 226.25 / 227.23
52 Wk Low/High 137.10 / 240.90
Volume 554.06K
Avg Volume 26.19M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 2.40B
Market Cap 655.75B
EPS 6.50
P/E Ratio 31.57
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Facebook and Microsoft Had Great Earnings, but Can They Keep the Market Running?

Facebook and Microsoft Had Great Earnings, but Can They Keep the Market Running?

While key stocks in this market, they may not be effective leaders.

Social Media Earnings Recap: What You Need to Know About Facebook, Twitter, Snap

Social Media Earnings Recap: What You Need to Know About Facebook, Twitter, Snap

The big names reported this week.

Holding on to Facebook

"Just one more thing." -- Lt. Columbo After Facebook's blowout EPS report the shares have gapped to over $200/share. I am not selling my remaining position in FB (I wish it was still large!) despite this runup. Facebook was purchased in late Novembe...

This Market Presents Investors With a Difficult Dilemma

This Market Presents Investors With a Difficult Dilemma

If you aren't a little concerned about chasing at this point, then you haven't checked the rear-view mirror.

SAP's New Activist Investor Appears to Have Done Its Homework -- Tech Check

SAP's New Activist Investor Appears to Have Done Its Homework -- Tech Check

Elliott Management thinks SAP can significantly grow its EPS with the help of cost cuts and buybacks. A comparison of SAP's margin profile with Oracle and Microsoft's suggests it's right.

Both Sides Now

* It will be interesting to see whether good earnings reports (expected tonite) have been discounted "I've looked at clouds from both sides now From up and down and still somehow It's cloud's illusions I recall I really don't know clouds at all" -- ...

Boeing Stock Is Stuck in the Middle of a Trading Range

Boeing Stock Is Stuck in the Middle of a Trading Range

What is saving BA from breaking down further is the simple fact that there is strong demand for aircraft.

A Bad Set Up to Tech Earnings May Lie Ahead (Part Deux)

Again, for emphasis. The parabolic moves in , , and a number of other tech stocks are a suboptimal setup for the soon to be reported earnings.

Netflix Taking a Knife to a Gunfight with Disney, Apple, Plus Bitcoin

Netflix Taking a Knife to a Gunfight with Disney, Apple, Plus Bitcoin

Bitcoin, the most famous of all crypto-currencies, has enjoyed something of a rebound of late.

Facebook and Amazon Are Now Bad Setups Into Their EPS Reports

Given the sharp run up in the shares of both and (both stocks are on my Best Ideas List) - the setup into their respective earnings releases is suboptimal. While I plan on holding to current size positions in both, I recognize the near term risks in...

2 Big Earnings Reports to Watch Tonight: Microsoft and Facebook

2 Big Earnings Reports to Watch Tonight: Microsoft and Facebook

These reports will be a big test of market sentiment.

Netflix's $2 Billion Debt Offering Is Nothing to Be Worried About -- Tech Check

Netflix's $2 Billion Debt Offering Is Nothing to Be Worried About -- Tech Check

The streaming video giant is only burning cash now because it's choosing to.

Fibocall: Early Tuesday Texts

The FANGs Ride Again, Plus Mercury Systems Rising: Market Recon

The FANGs Ride Again, Plus Mercury Systems Rising: Market Recon

Netflix led the charge in FANG names. And why MRCY is now a hot stock in the defense sector.

Key Takeaways

Another day of dip buying: * However, market breadth was quite disappointing, with NYSE 1,232 advancers and 1,729 decliners. * Qs over Rs (Russell down but not crowing) and Ss -- but the strength in Nasdaq was geared toward some of the FANG componen...

Bulls Still Have the Advantage but Earnings Season May Contain Some Landmines

Bulls Still Have the Advantage but Earnings Season May Contain Some Landmines

I want to see better stock picking and stronger momentum in individual stocks.

Bears Suffer Another Setback Heading Into the Heart of Earnings Season

Bears Suffer Another Setback Heading Into the Heart of Earnings Season

With a friendly Fed, a tight labor market and data like March retail sales, the chances for upside surprises are good.

IPO Investors Should Take Note of Pinterest's Dual Class Share Structure

IPO Investors Should Take Note of Pinterest's Dual Class Share Structure

Pinterest isn't exactly bringing the power to the people.

Fibocall: Thursday Early Texts

A Primer for the Pinterest Public Offering on Thursday

A Primer for the Pinterest Public Offering on Thursday

The company is a total ROI story, but can it share positive returns with IPO investors?

Facebook's Voice Assistant Is Probably Meant for its Own Apps -- Tech Check

Facebook's Voice Assistant Is Probably Meant for its Own Apps -- Tech Check

The social media giant is reportedly prepping a new voice assistant. It would make a lot sense for such an offering to focus on enhancing Facebook's apps and hardware than battling Alexa, Siri and Google Assistant head-on.

Jim Cramer: One Heck of a Resilient Market

Jim Cramer: One Heck of a Resilient Market

A resilient market allows you to buy stocks when they get hammered and do so with some certainty that you won't get your head handed to you.

Jim Cramer: Forget Capitol Hill, a More Important Show for Bankers Starts Friday

Jim Cramer: Forget Capitol Hill, a More Important Show for Bankers Starts Friday

We have to hope they are given a better chance to tell their story than they were Wednesday.

Steel Is Rising on Seasonal Demand

Steel Is Rising on Seasonal Demand

Lock in profits in mining stocks as demand picks up.

Jim Cramer: 10 Potential Tops for All You Top Callers

Jim Cramer: 10 Potential Tops for All You Top Callers

Here are a bunch reasons to sell -- even if I don't believe in most of them.

Kass: My Case for a Long Term Investment in Goldman Sachs Stock

Kass: My Case for a Long Term Investment in Goldman Sachs Stock

Holding a stock is always a function of (upside) reward relative to (downside) risk.

The Great Apple Stock Chase Continues

The Great Apple Stock Chase Continues

Apple is up 10 days in a row and the buying has been accelerating, despite any specific news catalyst.

Goldman Sachs Is Now Muddle-Valued

* With reward about the same as risk I have pared down my large position in Goldman Sachs on strength * Over the longer term GS will likely prove to be a very profitable investment * My two year price target remains at $245/share - an upside of more...

Stepping Carefully Into the Second Quarter

Stepping Carefully Into the Second Quarter

The potential for so-so earnings results among the S&P 500 and an initial lackluster response to IPOs could cause investors to pause a bit after a strong first three months of 2019.