Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) moved down -1.14% and closed its last trading session at $129.5. This Computer and Technology Sector stock currently has the Market Capitalization of 375.43 Billion. The Average Volume for the stock is measured as 16.18 Million. The Stock has a 52-Week High of $133.5 and 52-Week Low of $89.37 following the dates, it touched its 52-Week High on Oct 25, 2016 and 52-Week Low on Jan 20, 2016. Currently, the Return on Assets value for the trailing twelve months is 11.8% with the Return on Equity and Return on Investment of 13.1% and 8.4% respectively. This firm currently has YTD (year to date) performance of 23.73 Percent which is awesome. The Short Ratio for the stock is 1.39.
Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio is 62.02. EPS or Earning per Share stands at $2.09. The TTM operating margin is 39.6 percent.
Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) reports its Earnings on Today. The estimated EPS for the current quarter is said to be $0.76. Following Earnings result, share price were UP 10 times out of last 16 Qtrs. The stock has added about 6.2% since it reported its last earnings. The Closing price of Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) at Last Earnings was $123.34 as compared to the previous closing price of $130.99. The Predicted Move on the 7th day after Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) will release its earnings at about 8%.
By Looking at Earnings History, Out of 12 Quarters when the Earnings were reported, Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) beats earnings by 58%, The Stock Missed Earnings 4 times and has met earnings 1 times.
We will discuss the past Quarters Earnings below:
Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) reported its previous quarter on 07/27/2016 where it reported the Actual Earnings of $0.97. The Closing price before the company posted its earnings was $123.34. The Stock surged on the very next day of earnings and maintained its stock price at $125 by showing a % change of 1.35 percent from its previous closing price. The Next Day Volume after Earnings was reported as 78.96 Million. On the 7th day After Earnings Report, the stock hit its share price as $122.51 by showing -0.67% decrease from the Stock price Before Earnings were reported.
On 04/27/2016, the stock reported the EPS of $0.77 where Analysts were projecting the EPS to be $0.62 showing a difference of $0.15. Thus Surprise Factor was there with 24.2 percent. Before Earnings Announcement on 04/27/2016, the firm had its stock price of $108.89. And immediately on the next day after earnings announcement, the stock inclined 7.2% and closed its trading session at $116.73. On 7th Day after earnings release, Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) surged to 8.42% from $108.89 to $118.06.
On 01/27/2016, Analysts were suspecting EPS of $0.68/share where Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) reported its Actual EPS of $0.79. Thus showing a Surprise of 16.2 percent. The Closing Price of the stock before earnings was $94.45 while on the Next day the stock closed its trading session at $109.11 with a percentage change of 15.52% from the price of 94.45 before Earnings. The Stock Closing Price on the 7th day of earnings was $112.69.
Facebook, Inc. operates as a mobile application and Website that enables people to connect, share, discover, and communicate each other on mobile devices and personal computers worldwide. Its solutions also include Instagram, a mobile application that enables people to take photos or videos, customize them with filter effects, and share them with friends and followers in a photo feed or send them directly to friends; Messenger, a messaging application for mobile and Web on various platforms and devices, which enable people to reach others instantly, as well as enable businesses to engage with customers; and WhatsApp Messenger, a mobile messaging application. The company also develops Oculus virtual reality technology and content platform, which allow people to enter an immersive and interactive environment to play games, consume content, and connect with others. As of December 31, 2015, it had 1.04 billion daily active users (DAUs) and 934 million DAUs who accessed Facebook from a mobile device. The company has a partnership with the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry to augment the Millennium Alliance initiative, as well as support and expand the development of the social enterprise sector in India. Facebook, Inc. was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, California.