Stock: Facebook (US Tech)

Last Price 272.87 Max Price 303.91
Min Price 146.01 1 Year return 32.95

Facebook

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The head office of Facebook is situated in Menlo Park. Facebook primarily operates in the internet sector. Mark Zuckerberg is operating by ' CEO. Facebook' CFO is David A. Ebersman. Between 2006 and 2016 the global internet companies gained around 360 percent. Measured since 2011 the sector is 91 percent higher and over the past 12 months (December 2015-2016) there is a minus of 360 percent.

The past year gave good returns for Facebook investors

Over the last 12 months, that were profitable period for the investors in Facebook, the stock gained around 14 percent. Over the period 2011-2016 the stock lost a modest 0 percent. Facebook's revenues between 2011 and 2015 were quite unstable and moved between 5,09 billion dollars and 17,93 billion dollars. Facebook's net results between 2011 and 2015 were quite unstable and moved between 1000 million dollars and 3,69 billion dollars.

Facebook didn't pay out any dividends (in the past 5 years).

Facebook's balance mostly financed with debt

As per the end of 2015 the American company's balance sheet equaled 49,41 billion dollars. The total debt was around 5,19 billion dollars. This is 10,5 percent of the total balance sheet. At the end of 2016 the American company was traded with a price/earnings-ratio of around 60. So investors paid 60 times the company's 2015's EPS. Based on the classical stock valuation theories the American stock can be seen as a growth stock.

At the end of 2015 the internet company's market capitalization (the number of shares times the market price) equaled around 231,5 billion dollars. At the end of 2015 the American company had around 2,29 billion stocks listed on the exchanges.

All Facebook's financial reports are available here. More information about Facebook can be found it's website. .