Facebook’s mission is to give people the power to share and make the world more open and connected. People use Facebook to stay connected with friends and family, to discover what’s going on in the world, and to share and express what matters to them. 
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. It also enables its users to join or create groups related to a vast number of categories.

Company Growth (employees)
Type
Public
HQ
Menlo Park, US
Founded
2004
Size (employees)
18,770 (est)+11%
Facebook was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, US

Key People at Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Zuckerberg

Founder & CEO
Dave Wehner

Dave Wehner

CFO
Mike Schroepfer

Mike Schroepfer

CTO
Sheryl Sandberg

Sheryl Sandberg

COO
Kang-Xing Jin

Kang-Xing Jin

VP of Engineering
Jay Parikh

Jay Parikh

Vice President of Engineering
David Marcus

David Marcus

Head of Messenger
Naomi Gleit

Naomi Gleit

VP of Social Good
Jonathan Thaw

Jonathan Thaw

Director, Product and Executive Communications
Javier Olivan

Javier Olivan

VP of Growth
Adam Mosseri

Adam Mosseri

VP, Product Management
Rob Goldman

Rob Goldman

VP Product, Ads & Pages
Andrew Bosworth

Andrew Bosworth

VP Ads & Business Platform
Chris Cox

Chris Cox

CPO
Alex Hardiman

Alex Hardiman

Head of News Products
Will Cathcart

Will Cathcart

Vice President, Product Management
Deb Liu

Deb Liu

VP, Platform & Marketplace
Caryn Marooney

Caryn Marooney

Head of Technology Communications

Facebook Office Locations

Facebook has offices in Menlo Park, Atlanta, Austin, Boston and in 54 other locations
Menlo Park, US (HQ)
1 Hacker Way
Da’an District, TW
1 Section 4, Roosevelt Rd
Kuala Lumpur, MY
Jalan Tun Ismail

Facebook Data and Metrics

Facebook Financial Metrics

Facebook's revenue was reported to be $27.6 b in FY, 2016 which is a 54% increase from the previous period.
Numbers are in $, USD

Revenue (FY, 2016)

27.6 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %

54%

Gross profit (FY, 2016)

23.8 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %

86%

Net income (FY, 2016)

10.2 b

EBIT (FY, 2016)

12.4 b

EBITDA (FY, 2016)

18.1 b

Market capitalization (26-May-2017)

440.9 b

Closing share price (26-May-2017)

152

Cash (31-Mar-2017)

7.1 b
Facebook's current market capitalization is $440.9 b.
Numbers are in $, USDFY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

5.1 b7.9 b12.5 b17.9 b27.6 b

Revenue growth, %

37%55%58%44%54%

Cost of goods sold

1.2 b1.9 b2.2 b2.9 b3.8 b

Gross profit

3.9 b6 b10.3 b15.1 b23.8 b

Gross profit Margin, %

77%76%83%84%86%

Sales and marketing expense

896 m997 m1.7 b2.7 b3.8 b

R&D expense

1.4 b1.4 b2.7 b4.8 b5.9 b

General and administrative expense

892 m781 m973 m1.3 b1.7 b

Operating expense total

3.4 b5.1 b7.5 b11.7 b15.2 b

EBITDA

1.1 b3.9 b6.2 b8.2 b18.1 b

EBITDA margin, %

21%50%50%46%65%

EBIT

538 m2.8 b5 b6.2 b12.4 b

EBIT margin, %

11%36%40%35%45%

Interest expense

56 m(84 m)(31 m)91 m

Net interest expense

(37 m)(37 m)4 m29 m91 m

Pre tax profit

2.8 b4.9 b6.2 b12.5 b

Income tax expense

441 m1.3 b2 b2.5 b2.3 b

Net Income

53 m1.5 b2.9 b3.7 b10.2 b
Numbers are in $, USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016Q1, 2017

Cash

3.3 b4.3 b4.9 b8.9 b7.1 b

Inventories

461 m793 m659 m959 m

Current Assets

13.1 b13.7 b21.7 b34.4 b36.9 b

PP&E

2.9 b4 b5.7 b8.6 b9.5 b

Goodwill

1.7 b18 b18 b18.1 b18.1 b

Total Assets

17.9 b40.2 b49.4 b65 b68.7 b

Accounts Payable

87 m176 m196 m302 m170 m

Current Liabilities

1.1 b1.4 b1.9 b2.9 b2.9 b

Additional Paid-in Capital

12.3 b30.2 b34.9 b38.2 b38.6 b

Retained Earnings

3.2 b6.1 b9.8 b21.7 b24.2 b

Total Equity

15.5 b36.1 b44.2 b59.2 b62.2 b

Financial Leverage

1.2 x1.1 x1.1 x1.1 x1.1 x
Numbers are in $, USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016Q1, 2017

Net Income

1.5 b2.9 b3.7 b10.2 b3.1 b

Accounts Receivable

(378 m)(610 m)(973 m)(1.5 b)609 m

Inventories

(45 m)(123 m)(144 m)(159 m)

Accounts Payable

26 m31 m18 m14 m(10 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

4.2 b5.5 b8.6 b16.1 b5.1 b

Purchases of PP&E

(1.4 b)(1.8 b)(2.5 b)(4.5 b)(1.3 b)

Cash From Investing Activities

(2.6 b)(5.9 b)(9.4 b)(11.7 b)(5.9 b)

Cash From Financing Activities

(667 m)1.6 b1.6 b(310 m)(992 m)

Interest Paid

38 m14 m10 m11 m

Income Taxes Paid

82 m184 m273 m1.2 b664 m
Y, 2017

Financial Leverage

1.1 x

Facebook Operating Metrics

Facebook's Monthly Active Users was reported to be 1.9 b in Dec, 2016
Dec, 2013Dec, 2014Dec, 2015Dec, 2016Mar, 2017

Daily Active Users

757 m890 m1.04 b1.23 b1.28 b

Mobile Daily Active Users

556 m745 m934 m1.15 b

Monthly Active Users

1.23 b1.39 b1.59 b1.86 b1.94 b

Mobile Monthly Active Users

945 m1.19 b1.44 b1.74 b

Daily Video Watch Time, hours

100 mA

Facebook Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Atlas Solutions Advertiser SuiteJanuary 04, 2017$100 m
CrowdTangleNovember 11, 2016
EyegrooveAugust 08, 2016
Two Big Ears LtdMay 23, 2016
EndagaOctober 05, 2015
TheFind, Inc.March 13, 2015
Teehan+LaxJanuary 16, 2015
QuickFire NetworksJanuary 08, 2015
Wit.aiJanuary 05, 2015
LiveRailAugust 26, 2014$400 m
PrivateCoreAugust 07, 2014
Little Eye LabsJuly 01, 2014
PryteJune 03, 2014
ProtoGeoApril 24, 2014
Oculus VRMarch 25, 2014$2 b
WhatsAppFebruary 19, 2014$19 b
BranchJanuary 13, 2014$15 m
SportStreamDecember 17, 2013
OnavoOctober 13, 2013$150 m
JibbigoAugust 12, 2013
MonoidicsJuly 18, 2013
ParseApril 25, 2013$90 m
Spaceport.ioApril 23, 2013
OsmetaApril 11, 2013
StorylaneMarch 08, 2013
Acrylic SoftwareJuly 20, 2012
SpoolJuly 14, 2012
Bolt | PetersJune 21, 2012
Face.comJune 18, 2012$100 m
PieceableJune 11, 2012
KarmaMay 18, 2012
LightboxMay 15, 2012
GlanceeMay 04, 2012
TagtileApril 13, 2012
InstagramApril 09, 2012$1 b
GazeHawkMarch 10, 2012
Friend.lyMarch 03, 2012
SendoidFebruary 29, 2012
GowallaDecember 02, 2011
WhoGlueNovember 28, 2011
StrobeNovember 08, 2011
Digital StaircaseNovember 07, 2011
Push Pop PressAugust 02, 2011
SofaJune 09, 2011
DaytumApril 27, 2011
SnaptuMarch 20, 2011$70 m
BelugaMarch 01, 2011
PursuitFebruary 25, 2011
ZenbeNovember 16, 2010
drop.ioOctober 29, 2010
NextstopSeptember 25, 2010
Chai LabsAugust 15, 2010$10 m
Hot PotatoJuly 28, 2010$10 m
ShareGroveMay 26, 2010
DivvyshotApril 02, 2010
Octazen SolutionsFebruary 19, 2010
FriendFeedAugust 10, 2009$50 m
ParakeyJuly 01, 2007

Facebook Market Value History

Facebook Revenue Breakdown

Facebook's employees are reported to be approximately 33% female and 67% male.

Facebook Job Categories

Facebook Median Salaries

Source: 3.4 k public H-1B filings from Facebook

Facebook Online and Social Media Presence

Facebook News and Updates

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