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Company Growth (employees)
Type
Public
HQ
Menlo Park, US
Founded
2004
Size (employees)
17,048 (est)+9%
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
Chris Cox

Chris Cox

CPO

Facebook Office Locations

Facebook has offices in Menlo Park, Atlanta, Austin, Boston and in 54 other locations
Menlo Park, US (HQ)
Hacker Way

Facebook Metrics

Facebook Financial Metrics

Revenue (2016)

$27.6 b

Revenue growth (2015-16), %

54%

Gross profit

$23.8 b

Gross profit margin (2016), %

86%

Net income (2016)

$10.2 b

Market capitalization (21-Mar-2017)

$408.2 b

Closing share price (21-Mar-2017)

$139.9

Cash (31-Dec-2016)

$8.9 b
Facebook's current market capitalization is $408.2 b.
Facebook's revenue was reported to be $27.6 b in FY, 2016 which is a 54.2% increase from the previous period.
FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

$5.1 b$7.9 b$12.5 b$17.9 b$27.6 b

Revenue growth, %

37%55%58%44%54%

Cost of goods sold

$1.2 b$1.9 b$2.2 b$2.9 b$3.8 b

Gross profit

$3.9 b$6 b$10.3 b$15.1 b$23.8 b

Gross profit Margin, %

77%76%83%84%86%

Sales and marketing expense

$896 m$997 m$1.7 b$2.7 b$3.8 b

R&D expense

$1.4 b$1.4 b$2.7 b$4.8 b$5.9 b

General and administrative expense

$892 m$781 m$973 m$1.3 b$1.7 b

Operating expense total

$3.4 b$5.1 b$7.5 b$11.7 b$15.2 b

EBITDA

$1.1 b$3.9 b$6.2 b$8.2 b$18.1 b

EBITDA margin, %

21%50%50%46%65%

EBIT

$538 m$2.8 b$5 b$6.2 b$12.4 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 m$29 m$91 m

Pre tax profit

$2.8 b$4.9 b$6.2 b$12.5 b

Income tax expense

$441 m$1.3 b$2 b$2.5 b$2.3 b

Net Income

$53 m$1.5 b$2.9 b$3.7 b$10.2 b
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash

$3.3 b$4.3 b$4.9 b$8.9 b

Inventories

$461 m$793 m$659 m$959 m

Current Assets

$13.1 b$13.7 b$21.7 b$34.4 b

PP&E

$2.9 b$4 b$5.7 b$8.6 b

Goodwill

$1.7 b$18 b$18 b$18.1 b

Total Assets

$17.9 b$40.2 b$49.4 b$65 b

Accounts Payable

$87 m$176 m$196 m$302 m

Total Debt

$476 m$233 m$114 m

Current Liabilities

$1.1 b$1.4 b$1.9 b$2.9 b

Additional Paid-in Capital

$12.3 b$30.2 b$34.9 b$38.2 b

Retained Earnings

$3.2 b$6.1 b$9.8 b$21.7 b

Total Equity

$15.5 b$36.1 b$44.2 b$59.2 b

Debt to Equity Ratio

0 x0 x0 x

Debt to Assets Ratio

0 x0 x0 x

Financial Leverage

1.2 x1.1 x1.1 x1.1 x
FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

$1.5 b$2.9 b$3.7 b$10.2 b

Accounts Receivable

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

Inventories

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

Accounts Payable

$26 m$31 m$18 m$14 m

Cash From Operating Activities

$4.2 b$5.5 b$8.6 b$16.1 b

Purchases of PP&E

($1.4 b)($1.8 b)($2.5 b)($4.5 b)

Cash From Investing Activities

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

Long-term Borrowings

($1.5 b)($243 m)($119 m)($312 m)

Interest Paid

$38 m$14 m$10 m$11 m

Income Taxes Paid

$82 m$184 m$273 m$1.2 b

Facebook Operating Metrics

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

Mobile Daily Active Users

556 m745 m934 m1.15 b

Daily Active Users

757 m890 m1.04 b1.23 b

Mobile Monthly Active Users

945 m1.19 b1.44 b1.74 b

Monthly Active Users

1.23 b1.39 b1.59 b1.86 b

Daily Video Watch Time, hours

100 mA
  • Source: Company Filings
  • A: CNBC

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

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