Over the past three months, Facebook Inc. [FB] ended the trading day at $270.48 and exhibited a change of -0.90% with a 24 hour trading and reached upto the volume of 22.35M compared to its recorded trading volume of 5.25 million. FB generated a 1 year amount change with 38.19%. Though for Principal markets a year is counted as a long time period. By having a look at the most recent performance of this stock, in the last week its amount moved by -0.78% with an amount shift of -2.08% over the last month.
On 29, October 2020, Facebook Reports Third Quarter 2020 Results. According to news published on Yahoo Finance, Facebook, Inc. (Nasdaq: FB) today reported financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2020.
Analyst Birdseye View:
The most recent analyst activity for Facebook Inc. [NASDAQ:FB] stock was on September 29, 2020, when it was Reiterated with a Buy rating from MoffettNathanson, which also raised its 12-month price target on the stock from $240 to $270. Before that, on October 30, 2020, Monness Crespi & Hardt Recapitulated a Buy rating and elevated its amount target to $350. On September 22, 2020, Oppenheimer Reiterated an Outperform rating and boosted its price target on this stock from $270 to $300. On September 15, 2020, KeyBanc Capital Markets Initiated an Overweight rating and increased its price target to $330. On August 25, 2020, UBS Reiterated a Buy rating and increased its price target to $330. On August 04, 2020, Argus Reiterated a Buy rating and boosted its amount target on this stock to $300. On July 31, 2020, Wedbush Reiterated an Outperform rating and boosted its target amount on this stock from $250 to $300. On July 31, 2020, Susquehanna Reiterated a Positive rating and amplified its amount target to $310.
In the past 52 weeks of trading, this stock has oscillated between a low of $137.10 and a peak of $304.67. Right now, according to Wall Street analyst the average 12-month amount target is $324.64. At the most recent market close, shares of Facebook Inc. [NASDAQ:FB] were valued at $270.48. According to the average price forecast, investors can expect a potential return of 3.98%.
Facebook Inc. [NASDAQ:FB] most recently reported quarterly sales of 21.47 billion, which represented growth of 21.60%. This publicly-traded organization’s revenue is $1,573,072 per employee, while its income is $411,308 per employee. This company’s Gross Margin is currently 81.00%, its Operating Margin is 36.40%, its Pretax Margin is +35.10, and its Net Margin is +26.15. Continuing to look at profitability, this corporation’s Return on Assets, Equity, Whole Principal & invested Principal is sitting at 16.02, 19.96, 29.46 and 18.95 respectively.
If looking now at the Principal structure of this organization, it shows its whole liability to the whole Principal at 9.88 and the whole liability to whole assets at 8.30. It shows enduring liability to the whole principal at 8.85 and enduring liability to assets at 0.07 while looking for an extended time period.
Readers are usually of view to make a close observation to the indicators that support and make resistance before moving to any particular stock. As of now, the company’s stock is sitting at 270.26 points at 1st support level, the second support level is making up to 267.59. But as of 1st resistance point, this stock is sitting at 274.54 and at 276.15 for 2nd resistance point.
Facebook Inc. [FB] reported its earnings at $2.71 per share in the fiscal quarter closing of 9/29/2020. The Analysts for Wall Street were expecting to report its earnings at $1.91/share signifying the difference of 0.8 and 41.90% surprise value. Comparing the previous quarter ending of 6/29/2020, the stated earnings were $1.8 calling estimates for $1.39/share with the difference of 0.41 depicting the surprise of 29.50%.
Important Ratio’s To Watch
Meanwhile, turning our focus to liquidity, the Current Ratio for Facebook Inc. [NASDAQ:FB] is 5.50. Likewise, the Quick ratio is also the same, showing Cash ratio at 3.64. Now if looking for a valuation of this stock’s amount to sales ratio it’s 8.35, it’s amount to book ratio is 5.79 and showing 32.37 of P/E (TTM) ratio.
The most recent insider trade was by Zuckerberg Mark, COB and CEO, and it was the sale of 60783.0 shares on Nov 18. Newstead Jennifer, the VP and General Counsel, completed a sale of 310.0 shares on Nov 17. On Nov 17, Zuckerberg Mark, COB and CEO, completed a sale of 62250.0 shares.