Facebook, Inc. Class A (FB)

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Prev Close 278.73
Day Low/High 275.04 / 282.45
52 Wk Low/High 137.10 / 304.67
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 2848.82B
Market Cap 794.05B
P/E Ratio 34.07
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Jim Cramer: Here's Why Apple and Tesla Are So High

Jim Cramer: Here's Why Apple and Tesla Are So High

These big names are not smoke and mirrors, if you look at what they really do.

TikTok Is Correct to Sue the U.S. Government

TikTok Is Correct to Sue the U.S. Government

The forced sale of TikTok as a purported national-security threat is simply a move by U.S. politicians to cash in on parental concern, and votes.

FB's Contingency Plan, Fitness Moves, Retail Reports

Let's give Doug some well wishes and that his bout of the flu is a mild one. Hopefully he gets some rest and recovery over the weekend.  As we turn to the second half of today's trading, we have reports that Facebook is developing contingency plans ...

Strange Moves, Jobless Masses, Vaccine Hope, Adobe Advances: Market Recon

Strange Moves, Jobless Masses, Vaccine Hope, Adobe Advances: Market Recon

The headline numbers don't present the full story of what is going on with the equity markets.

Jim Cramer: In the Vast Patch of Market Green There Are Plenty of Weeds

Jim Cramer: In the Vast Patch of Market Green There Are Plenty of Weeds

It may just be a matter of time before the green chokes on the pestilence and the stock market stars don't even matter.

Big Over Small

Walmart's great results is an exclamation point of big over small.  Home Depot , Costco , Amazon , Facebook , Apple . And now Walmart.  The problem of course is that the demolition of small business competitors - the foundation and soul of economic ...

Real Money Post Industrial Average Again Outperformed, but Watch Valuations

Real Money Post Industrial Average Again Outperformed, but Watch Valuations

The Real Money Post Industrial Average is up nearly 11% so far this quarter, beating all major indices, but valuations are looking stretched.

Jim Cramer: Follow the Lead of Elon Musk and Tim Cook: Split

Jim Cramer: Follow the Lead of Elon Musk and Tim Cook: Split

Both Apple and Tesla are chopping shares into pieces, which will let individual investors have a shot at buying them.

Elections and Stocks: Party Performance, Predicting and Potential Market Winners

Elections and Stocks: Party Performance, Predicting and Potential Market Winners

The market's performance in the three months leading up to a presidential election has displayed an uncanny ability to forecast which party will win the White House.

Jim Cramer: It's Dangerous Down Here in the Trough

Jim Cramer: It's Dangerous Down Here in the Trough

But that's exactly where we are right now, in this third day of the rotation, so here's your path to safety.

Jim Cramer: Let the Barbell Do Your Heavy Lifting

Jim Cramer: Let the Barbell Do Your Heavy Lifting

Investing isn't brain surgery: Keep a portfolio that's diversified with these qualities, and it will pay off on days like this.

U.S. Tech Stocks

U.S. tech (outside of Twitter , Alphabet , and Facebook that don't do business there) is now going to be a main target of the Chinese and yet know one seems to really care.

Deal or No Deal, the Rally Narrows, Trump's Pen, Debating Datadog: Market Recon

Deal or No Deal, the Rally Narrows, Trump's Pen, Debating Datadog: Market Recon

It would be better if Jobs Day became Deal Day, and can Congress get its act together before the president acts instead?

The Market Continues to Defy Logic

The Market Continues to Defy Logic

The indexes ramped higher yet again and were primarily driven by Apple and Facebook.

This Is Narrower Action and That's a Warning Sign

This Is Narrower Action and That's a Warning Sign

The action does feel a little tired and more forced but there still isn't any real shift in the price action.

TikTok Can Fill a Hole in Microsoft's Consumer Portfolio -- If Handled Right

TikTok Can Fill a Hole in Microsoft's Consumer Portfolio -- If Handled Right

TikTok could give Microsoft the kind of large-scale consumer mobile footprint it has wanted for years. And Microsoft in turn has some assets that TikTok could find useful.

Bitcoin and Biotech on My Mind as Defiant Bears Get Crushed

Bitcoin and Biotech on My Mind as Defiant Bears Get Crushed

Liquidity, FOMO and a short squeeze are driving market action.

FANG's Earnings Season

On July 8th I wrote about the prospects for the upcoming earnings season where I expected some beats from companies that were aided by the "stay at home" factor but that the best would likely be behind some of these companies:  Next week earnings se...

August Feels Dangerous, but There Still Are Stocks to Target

August Feels Dangerous, but There Still Are Stocks to Target

Among the companies that seem to be managing the challenges of 2020 quite well is Pluralsight Inc.

TikTok Stokes Trump's Nationalistic Fervor for No Good Reason

TikTok Stokes Trump's Nationalistic Fervor for No Good Reason

Are U.S. politicians really rocking to Lil Uzi Vert's Futsal Shuffle, and worried their efforts will fall into Chinese hands?

The Book of Boockvar

"The most common cause of low prices is pessimism - some times pervasive, some times specific to a company or industry. We want to do business in such an environment, not because we like pessimism but because we like the prices it produces. It's opt...

Ozzy and I Don't Know, Hare-Raising Tale, Enter the Dog Days: Market Recon

Ozzy and I Don't Know, Hare-Raising Tale, Enter the Dog Days: Market Recon

Plus, Russia could provide a real-time clinical trial of a coronavirus vaccine.

'Sell the News' Sellers Are Sold Out by Apple Buyers

'Sell the News' Sellers Are Sold Out by Apple Buyers

This market simply has no fear of staying with the big-cap tech names that have been leaders for so long.

I Want This Electric Vehicle SPAC and I Want It Now!

I Want This Electric Vehicle SPAC and I Want It Now!

I'm a buyer of Spartan Energy Acquisition, but with a patience level beyond Veruca Salt.

Grotesque GDP, So Much for Rotation, Amazon Goes Wild: Market Recon

Grotesque GDP, So Much for Rotation, Amazon Goes Wild: Market Recon

Plus, it could be quite a while before the labor market can absorb all those people who are out of jobs.

High Tech Earnings Aside, the Rest of the Market Is Not as Robust

Following last night's blowout quarterly results from Apple , Amazon , Alphabet , and Facebook , U.S. futures suggest a positive open when trading begins later this morning. However, when we consider that shares of those technology companies are mov...

Will Blowout Technology Earnings Keep the Indices Running Higher?

Will Blowout Technology Earnings Keep the Indices Running Higher?

I suspect that we're more likely to see corrective action in the form of a rotation rather than broad selling in the indices.

Big-Cap Technology Earnings Are Batting 1.000

Big-Cap Technology Earnings Are Batting 1.000

This is a good example of the great difficulty of being an anticipatory bear in this market.

A Picture of Crazy Movers Like Kodak Is Developing... And It's Not Pretty

A Picture of Crazy Movers Like Kodak Is Developing... And It's Not Pretty

The big momentum winners of the past two days are seeing some nasty reversals.

Get Ready for an Earnings Extravaganza

Get Ready for an Earnings Extravaganza

Huge earnings news and economic reports will drive the indices while aggressive speculative trading continues in smaller stocks.