Why Facebook (Nasdaq: FB) Is Buying Drone Maker Titan Aerospace
- By Diane Alter, Contributing Writer, Money Morning - March 4, 2014
What is Facebook Inc. (Nasdaq: FB) up to?
The social networking leader is slated to buy long-endurance, solar-powered drone maker Titan Aerospace in a $60 million deal.As crazy as it sounds, it's not that crazy at all...
What Pushed Facebook Inc. (Nasdaq: FB) Stock to Record Highs This Week
- By Diane Alter, Contributing Writer, Money Morning - February 25, 2014
Monday's broad-based rally sent the S&P 500 Index to an intraday record and also helped push Facebook Inc. (Nasdaq: FB) stock to an all-time high of $70.92.
Shares of the social networking giant climbed 3.4%, or 2.33 points, to the new high. Volume was heavy, with 76.63 million shares changing hands - compared to FB's average daily volume of 63 million shares.Here's why the rally isn't over...
Why Facebook (Nasdaq: FB) Really Bought WhatsApp
- By Garrett Baldwin, Economist, Money Morning - February 21, 2014
Why Facebook (Nasdaq: FB) Bought WhatsApp for $19 Billion
- By Diane Alter, Contributing Writer, Money Morning - February 20, 2014
For Facebook Inc. (Nasdaq: FB)if you can't beat 'em, buy 'em...
In its biggest acquisition yet, Facebook announced late Wednesday it's buying mobile messaging company WhatsApp in a $19 billion blockbuster deal.Here's what’s behind the hefty price tag…
What's Pushing Facebook (Nasdaq: FB) Stock Higher
- By Money Morning Staff Reports, , Money Morning - January 31, 2014
Money Morning's Defense & Tech Specialist Michael Robinson thinks there's one key development driving FB's stock and earnings higher.To watch Robinson's interview on CNBC World as he describes why FB stock keeps climbing, click here.
Facebook (Nasdaq: FB) Stock Up 9% After Hours
- By Diane Alter, Contributing Writer, Money Morning - January 29, 2014
Will Facebook (Nasdaq: FB) Stock Get Boost from New Ads?
- Money Morning Staff reports - December 17, 2013
Facebook (Nasdaq: FB) stock has more than doubled this year, but can it get another shot in the arm with a new ad strategy?
The company recently announced that it will begin using video ads that will automatically play on users' news feeds.While some users may find this annoying, it could be highly profitable...
Will Facebook (Nasdaq: FB) Stock Feel "S&P Effect"?
- By Diane Alter, Contributing Writer, Money Morning - December 12, 2013
Facebook (Nasdaq: FB) stock still has a lot to prove if it wants to win over value investors, but it took a big step in that direction Wednesday with the announcement of its addition to both the S&P 500 and S&P 100 Indexes.
The social networking giant will replace Teradyne Inc. (NYSE: TER), a manufacturer of test computer chips, in the prestigious broad-based S&P 500, and will change places with natural gas company Williams Cos. Inc. (NYSE: WMB) in the more elite S&P 100 at the close of business on Dec. 20.And this is a bullish sign for FB...
Facebook's "Dead Last" Chart Reveals a Troubling Fact
- By Keith Fitz-Gerald, Chief Investment Strategist, Money Map Report - November 1, 2013
Yes, the company just knocked the ball off earnings yesterday. And the stock is up 4.86% as I write this. But I really couldn't care less what happens in the short term. I still can't get behind its long-term potential.
This is where the rubber meets the proverbial road for me...
Investing in Facebook (Nasdaq: FB) Stock After Q3 Earnings
- By Kyle Anderson, Associate Editor, Money Morning - October 31, 2013
The Q3 earnings report released yesterday (Wednesday) gives us some clues...
FB stock surged 14% in after-hours trading Wednesday, after the social media giant announced a third-quarter profit of $425 million, or $0.17 a share.To continue reading, please click here...
Will Snapchat Be the Next Social Media IPO?
- Money Morning Staff Reports - October 29th, 2013
Money Morning Capital Wave Strategist Shah Gilani joined Stuart Varney of FOX Business' "Varney & Co." today (Tuesday) to talk about the latest potential social media IPO on the horizon - Snapchat.
Snapchat is a social network that emphasizes privacy; compare it to Facebook (Nasdaq: FB), which touts the benefits of openness. Snapchat finds benefits in keeping conversations and pictures from spilling over to your entire list of contacts.To continue reading, please click here...
Twitter Stock IPO: Five Reasons It Won't Be Like Facebook's
- By David Zeiler, Associate Editor, Money Morning - October 3, 2013
Are Amazon (AMZN), Facebook (FB) Good Stocks to Buy Now?
- Money Morning Staff Reports - September 25, 2013
Money Morning Capital Wave Strategist Shah Gilani joined FOX Business' "Varney & Co." today (Wednesday) to discuss whether two hot stocks in the market right now, FB and AMZN, are good buys.
Gilani shocks Varney when he tells him what he's doing with AMZN right now...
To continue reading, please click here...
Why the Facebook Stock Price Has Doubled in Two Months
- Money Morning Staff Reports - September 25th, 2013
Don't Feel Bad If You Miss Out on the Twitter Stock IPO
- By Greg Madison, Contributing Writer, Money Morning - September 18, 2013