Facebook Inc. (FB)

182.72
2.58 1.39
NASDAQ : Technology Services
Prev Close 185.30
Open 181.88
Day Low/High 181.37 / 184.23
52 Wk Low/High 123.02 / 218.62
Volume 10.27M
Avg Volume 17.01M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 2.40B
Market Cap 533.77B
EPS 7.70
P/E Ratio 27.78
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Chart of the Day: Polarized Price Targets on Apple Stock Ahead of Earnings

Chart of the Day: Polarized Price Targets on Apple Stock Ahead of Earnings

Expectations for Apple are all over the place.

Say What?

Social media stocks (e.g. , ) are under pressure - likely based on usage fears. I would add to FB at $137ish and TWTR at around $30-$31.

A Slew of Significant News Events Are About to Hit This Market

A Slew of Significant News Events Are About to Hit This Market

While the indices are no longer severely overbought, they have been stalling for the past week. Stay vigilant and be ready to act.

Apple's Subscription Ambitions Seem to Keep Growing: Tech Check Blog

Apple's Subscription Ambitions Seem to Keep Growing: Tech Check Blog

As Apple preps video and news/magazine services for launch this year, a new report states the company is also thinking about launching a gaming service.

Jim Cramer: The Market's Resilience Is Extraordinary

Jim Cramer: The Market's Resilience Is Extraordinary

This is some sort of whacky, crazy bull market that just doesn't want to go down.

China-U.S. Talks, The Fed, Earnings, Jobs and What Now With Apple: Market Recon

China-U.S. Talks, The Fed, Earnings, Jobs and What Now With Apple: Market Recon

The marketplace will react to this week's China, U.S. trade talks in a huge way.

A Very Busy Week of News Will Lead to Some Major Market Swings

A Very Busy Week of News Will Lead to Some Major Market Swings

There is concern about missing out on further upside, but technically some sort of pullback is probable.

Central Banks Are Squeezing Out Shorts, Is It Buying Time?

Central Banks Are Squeezing Out Shorts, Is It Buying Time?

Central banks keep coming into to support markets, but this is going to be a volatile week.

Making Sense of a Big Chip Stock Rally That Came Amid Bad News: TECH CHECK BLOG

Making Sense of a Big Chip Stock Rally That Came Amid Bad News: TECH CHECK BLOG

The chip stock surge at the week's end shines a light on just how pessimistic some investors had been as earnings multiples fell to rock-bottom levels last year.

The Week Ahead: The Fed, Jobs and 15 Key Earnings Reports to Watch

The Week Ahead: The Fed, Jobs and 15 Key Earnings Reports to Watch

It's going to be one hectic week.

Tencent Poised for Stock Price Gains After Key Government Approval

Tencent Poised for Stock Price Gains After Key Government Approval

Tencent, one of the two largest Chinese video game makers, is set to rise after winning a license from the Chinese government to roll out new games.

Holding on to Goldman Sachs

I have received a number of inquiries about whether profits should be taken in Goldman Sachs , which is now over $201 and nearly $40 higher than when I made it my favorite large cap stock for 2019 at $163/share. Here is my GSĀ thesis. GS and are my t...

Checking on Chip Stocks

* I have no clear view on semi fundamentals * We may be getting the momentum boys back into the chip names (which is disturbing) * But, we should once again learn from the dramatic drop in share prices of former market darlings. Semiconductor shares...

Intel Marches Toward Earnings Amidst Macro, Management Questions

Intel Marches Toward Earnings Amidst Macro, Management Questions

Against an already uncertain backdrop, Intel emerges with unique issues.

Intel Rises Amid Positive Vibes From Chip Peers

Intel Rises Amid Positive Vibes From Chip Peers

Shares of the giant chipmaker are up on indications that a bottom may be building in the semiconductor sector.

Dine Brands Serves Up a Beat Over FANG

Dine Brands Serves Up a Beat Over FANG

The restaurant stock had a lousy 2017, but the value play since has made a big comeback and outpaced the FANG quartet.

Intermediate Trade: Facebook

Intermediate Trade: Facebook

I am not sure how much more bad news about Facebook can come out.

The Read-Through Is a Superficial Analysis of Market Sectors

The Read-Through Is a Superficial Analysis of Market Sectors

If you are investing in individual stocks you have to do individual research. It's that simple.

UK Finds Breaking Up Is Hard to Do: Market Recon

UK Finds Breaking Up Is Hard to Do: Market Recon

As uncertainty increases, expect greater demand for safe haven assets.

Jim Cramer: Netflix Shows Just How Powerful the Subscriber Business Is

Jim Cramer: Netflix Shows Just How Powerful the Subscriber Business Is

Netflix has been underpricing its product in order to hook subscribers on its terrific content.

Chart: This FANG Stock Has New Teeth

Chart: This FANG Stock Has New Teeth

Facebook has formed a bullish reversal pattern.

FB Surging

Facebook is, again, "the world's fair!" Up by another +$4.30/share today to nearly $150. FB was placed on my Best Ideas List on November 29, 2018 at $137.50.

Home Cooking

Today was a great day for the home team. The indices declined (I am short large ) while selected securities shined (e.g., banks and brokerages). Facebook is continuing its roll off of the bottom and even Kraft Heinz is having a dead-cat bounce. Than...

Jim Cramer: Citigroup May Be the Metaphor for the Moment

Jim Cramer: Citigroup May Be the Metaphor for the Moment

It sure felt like that after listening to Citigroup's robust conference call this morning.

Two Stock Favorites Display Market Leadership

Booyah to my two favorite large cap contrarian picks for 2019 - universally hated Goldman Sachs and Facebook . The two stocks continue to exhibit market leadership.

2019 Stock and Sector Predictions From CFRA Research

2019 Stock and Sector Predictions From CFRA Research

Where are we headed in 2019? The independent research firm's equity analysts offer their prognostications for the year.

Intermediate Trade: Facebook

Intermediate Trade: Facebook

It's time to step in and cherry pick stocks.

Trade Resolution Would Keep This Correction From Becoming a Crash: Market Recon

Trade Resolution Would Keep This Correction From Becoming a Crash: Market Recon

Plus, a resolution of the government shut-down needs to happen soon.

Jim Cramer: FAANG Is Back, Long Live FAANG

Jim Cramer: FAANG Is Back, Long Live FAANG

It's time to reconsider Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix and Alphabet/Google in the New Year.