Facebook ad revenue tops $16.6 billion, driven by Instagram, Stories
07 February, 2019, 12:55 | Author: Gerard Cortez
The bulls were clearly enthusiastic about Facebook's fourth quarter beat, but the stock remains more than 20% below its 52-week high.
Investment analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies lowered their Q1 2019 earnings estimates for shares of Facebook in a research report issued on Thursday, January 31st. Monthly active users were also up 9 percent and by 49 million from Q3, to 2.32 billion at year-end. The social networking company reported $2.38 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $2.18 by $0.20.
At the time the report stated that Mark Zuckerburg was personally involved in the project and was pushing for its completion.
The company faces demographic challenges as younger users shift to other platforms, seeing Facebook as less cool than it once was.
For more information, you can read Zuckerberg's full statement here. Also, CFO David M. Wehner sold 4,761 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Friday, November 16th.
Facebook executives warned that expenses this year are expected to soar 40 to 50 per cent as it continues to invest in data centers, new products, and security. He said the move is "a 2020 thing or beyond".
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"The internet is a massive force for change, and we are at the center of a lot of the debates that brings", Zuckerberg said.
Leo Sunowns shares of Facebook. The company also seeks to grow the service as a standalone platform - not just something that Facebook users access through their news feeds.
As it approaches its 15th anniversary, Facebook has been able to keep revenue momentum thanks to its unique advertising model that allows marketers to reach specific segments of users. In countries where WhatsApp is dominant, for example, being able to message a Facebook Marketplace seller via WhatsApp instead of Messenger might be more convenient.
The Stories format is used by about 2 million advertisers out of Facebook's total 7 million active advertisers, and the company said it would add more features to make it easier for advertisers to adapt their campaigns.
As the number of ad placement options grows, it's getting more complicated for marketers to target audiences across Facebook's properties.
One analyst cautioned the risk to Facebook's stock may be further in the future, when European regulators get more deeply involved in their privacy probes.
As Facebook shifts its focus away from clickbait to emphasize "meaningful" interactions and fights a seemingly never-ending cycle of bad press, it's less clear what engagement with the main Facebook app looks like.
The US President thanked the UAE, Germany and Saudi Arabia for their increased financial commitments as part of the coalition. Officials say that the USA withdrawal will happen, although at a slower pace than Trump first intended.
France, Germany, Portugal, Austria, Sweden, Denmark, Latvia, Lithuania, Finland and the Netherlands also recognized Guaido. On Monday, he accused Maduro of trying to illicitly transfer up to $1.2 billion from public coffers to a bank in Uruguay.
We have had our people go to each and every center across the country to access our citizens and to ensure the students are okay. On Thursday, the Department of Homeland Security shut down a website that had been created for the University of Farmington.
The Defence Ministry's website carried an undated video purportedly showing the Hoveizeh being test-fired from a mobile launcher. Tehran has showcased a new, long-range cruise missile, capable of covering over 1,350 kilometers.
Its tone will seek to be traditional for a State of the Union, the official said - bipartisan, optimistic and visionary. Trump also indicated he would remove all USA troops from Afghanistan if a peace pact can be finalized with the Taliban.
The missile proves that nothing can block the Iranian nation's determination to develop its defense sector, the minister added. Iranians visit a weaponry and military equipment exhibition in Tehran, Iran, 2 February, 2019.
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The New England Patriots won their sixth Super Bowl on Sunday, defeating the Los Angeles Rams 13-3 in a defensive battle. Tom Brady is the oldest quarterback to win a Super Bowl at 41 years old, while Bill Belichick is the oldest coach at 66.
The Black Caps edged the sub-continental side 1-0 in a two-match away series in 2012 before losing 1-2 in India in 2017-18. Tim Seifert will be donning the wicket-keeping gloves in the Kane Williamson led side.
Meanwhile, MillerCoors responded on twitter , tweeting , "at MillerCoors, we're proud of our high-quality, great-tasting beers". Such labeling isn't required for alcoholic beverages, though many brands include calories and other nutritional information.
Samsung has also achieved the center of attention by promising a bendable device in the first half of 2019. There is also a possibility that there will be another 5G handset, just that it won't be a foldable one.
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