Facebook is an online social networking service that allows its users to connect with friends and family as well as make new connections. The service provides its users with the ability to create a profile, update information, add images, send friend requests and accept requests from other users. Its features include status update, photo tagging and sharing, and more.
Facebook’s profile structure includes a timeline, information related to the user, images of the user, images added by friends of the user, notes, pages, groups and more. It enables its users to create pages related to entertainment, sports, business, finance, preferences, hobbies, culture, religion, causes, organizations and a number of other categories. Facebook also enables its users to join or create groups related to a vast number of categories.

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Type
Public
HQ
Menlo Park, US
Founded
2004
Size (employees)
27,742 (est)+11%
Facebook was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, US
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Key People/Management at Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Zuckerberg

Founder & CEO
Dave Wehner

Dave Wehner

CFO
Mike Schroepfer

Mike Schroepfer

CTO
Sheryl Sandberg

Sheryl Sandberg

COO
Eduardo Saverin

Eduardo Saverin

Co-Founder
Kenneth Chenault

Kenneth Chenault

Board of Directors
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Facebook Office Locations

Facebook has offices in Tokyo, Ottawa, Jakarta, Brussels and in 60 other locations
Menlo Park, US (HQ)
1 Hacker Way
New York, US
770 Broadway
Seattle, US
1101 Dexter Ave N
Seattle, US
1730 Minor Ave
Kuala Lumpur, MY
Jalan Tun Ismail
Da’an District, TW
1 Section 4, Roosevelt Rd
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Facebook Financials and Metrics

Facebook Financials

Facebook's revenue was reported to be $40.65 b in FY, 2017 which is a 47.1% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2018)

12 b

Gross profit (Q1, 2018)

10 b

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2018), %

83.9%

Net income (Q1, 2018)

5 b

EBIT (Q1, 2018)

5.4 b

Market capitalization (15-Jun-2018)

566.9 b

Closing share price (15-Jun-2018)

195.9

Cash (31-Mar-2018)

12.1 b
Facebook's current market capitalization is $566.9 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

777 m2 b3.7 b5.1 b7.9 b12.5 b17.9 b27.6 b40.7 b

Revenue growth, %

154%88%37%55%58%44%54%47%

Cost of goods sold

223 m493 m860 m1.4 b1.9 b2.2 b2.9 b3.8 b5.5 b

Gross profit

554 m1.5 b2.9 b3.7 b6 b10.3 b15.1 b23.8 b35.2 b
Annual
USDFY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

229 m606 m1 b53 m1.5 b2.9 b3.7 b10.2 b15.9 b

Depreciation and Amortization

78 m139 m323 m649 m1 b1.2 b1.9 b2.3 b3 b

Accounts Payable

(7 m)12 m6 m1 m26 m31 m18 m14 m43 m

Cash From Operating Activities

155 m698 m1.5 b1.6 b4.2 b7.3 b10.3 b16.1 b24.2 b
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018

Net Income

48 m(11 m)219 m552 m977 m642 m1.4 b2.2 b512 m1.2 b2.1 b1.7 b4 b6.6 b3.1 b7 b11.7 b5 b

Depreciation and Amortization

249 m425 m241 m463 m737 m264 m521 m810 m457 m916 m1.4 b552 m1.1 b1.7 b671 m1.4 b2.2 b949 m

Accounts Payable

(8 m)20 m1 m2 m(17 m)(10 m)69 m12 m(15 m)16 m7 m2 m(39 m)20 m(10 m)(38 m)(7 m)1 m

Cash From Operating Activities

683 m931 m719 m2 b3 b1.3 b2.6 b3.9 b1.7 b3.6 b5.8 b3.5 b7.1 b11.2 b5.1 b10.4 b16.5 b7.9 b
USDY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

431.3 k

Financial Leverage

1.1 x
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Facebook Operating Metrics

Facebook's Monthly Active Users was reported to be 2.2 b in Q1, 2018. Facebook's Daily Active Users was reported to be 1.5 b in Q1, 2018.
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Facebook Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
TBH (4)October 16, 2017
Ozlo (30)July 31, 2017
Source3 (35)July 24, 2017
Atlas Solutions Advertiser Suite January 04, 2017$100 m
CrowdTangle November 11, 2016
Eyegroove (12)August 08, 2016
Two Big Ears Ltd May 23, 2016
Endaga October 05, 2015
TheFind, Inc. March 13, 2015
Teehan+Lax January 16, 2015
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Facebook Revenue Breakdown

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Facebook revenue breakdown by business segment: 98.3% from Advertising and 1.7% from Other

Facebook revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 56.4% from Rest of the World and 43.6% from United States

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Facebook Online and Social Media Presence

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Facebook News and Updates

Facebook Sets Historic IPO

Facebook Sets Historic IPOFacebook Inc. filed for an initial public offering Wednesday that could value the social network between $75 billion and $100 billion, putting the company on track for one of the biggest U.S. stock-market debuts of all time.

Facebook is going to stop advertising gun holsters and other firearm accessories to children

Facebook has announced it is introducing a new age restriction on weapon accessory adverts. Advertisers promoting gun and other weapon accessories, such as holsters, will have to restrict their audience to at least 18 years of age and over. The policy will come into force on June 21. Facebook an…

Doctor suspended after video of tense stand-off with patient goes viral

An emergency room physician has been suspended after a video showing an tense dispute with a patient went viral. 20-year-old Samuel Bardwell was unable to get up from a hospital bed at El Camino Hospital in California, after he suffered an anxiety attack following basketball practice last Monday, …

Facebook tightens its policies on gun-related advertising

Facebook is tightening up its rules on advertising gun accessories to minors. The social media giant announced it would restrict the advertising of weapon accessories, such as optics, belt accessories and holsters, to those over the age of 18. It is not outright banning the advertising of these ki…

The Latest: Official: 'Neighborhood beef' behind shooting

Authorities say it appears that "neighborhood beef" is behind a fatal shooting that erupted at an all-night New Jersey arts festival
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