Facebook, Inc. Common Stock (NASDAQ:FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg sold 440,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, May 30th. The shares were sold at an average price of $186.30, for a total transaction of $81,972,000.00. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through this link.

Mark Zuckerberg also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Friday, May 25th, Mark Zuckerberg sold 440,000 shares of Facebook, Inc. Common Stock stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $185.64, for a total transaction of $81,681,600.00.
  • On Monday, May 21st, Mark Zuckerberg sold 237,000 shares of Facebook, Inc. Common Stock stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $184.32, for a total transaction of $43,683,840.00.
  • On Wednesday, May 23rd, Mark Zuckerberg sold 677,000 shares of Facebook, Inc. Common Stock stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $184.43, for a total transaction of $124,859,110.00.
  • On Friday, May 18th, Mark Zuckerberg sold 457,000 shares of Facebook, Inc. Common Stock stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $183.23, for a total transaction of $83,736,110.00.
  • On Monday, May 14th, Mark Zuckerberg sold 220,000 shares of Facebook, Inc. Common Stock stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $186.99, for a total transaction of $41,137,800.00.
  • On Wednesday, May 16th, Mark Zuckerberg sold 660,000 shares of Facebook, Inc. Common Stock stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $184.81, for a total transaction of $121,974,600.00.
  • On Friday, May 11th, Mark Zuckerberg sold 440,000 shares of Facebook, Inc. Common Stock stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $185.58, for a total transaction of $81,655,200.00.
  • On Monday, May 7th, Mark Zuckerberg sold 237,000 shares of Facebook, Inc. Common Stock stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $178.43, for a total transaction of $42,287,910.00.
  • On Wednesday, May 9th, Mark Zuckerberg sold 677,000 shares of Facebook, Inc. Common Stock stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $179.26, for a total transaction of $121,359,020.00.
  • On Friday, May 4th, Mark Zuckerberg sold 436,530 shares of Facebook, Inc. Common Stock stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $175.26, for a total transaction of $76,506,247.80.

Shares of Facebook, Inc. Common Stock opened at $191.78 on Friday, MarketBeat reports. Facebook, Inc. Common Stock has a 52-week low of $144.56 and a 52-week high of $195.32. The firm has a market capitalization of $539.57 billion, a PE ratio of 31.13, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.00 and a beta of 0.78.

Facebook, Inc. Common Stock (NASDAQ:FB) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April 25th. The social networking company reported $1.69 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.25 by $0.44. Facebook, Inc. Common Stock had a net margin of 40.03% and a return on equity of 27.74%. The company had revenue of $11.97 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $11.41 billion. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $1.04 EPS. The business’s revenue was up 49.0% on a year-over-year basis. sell-side analysts forecast that Facebook, Inc. Common Stock will post 7.64 earnings per share for the current year.

Several research firms have weighed in on FB. Morningstar set a $198.00 price objective on shares of Facebook, Inc. Common Stock and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research note on Thursday, May 3rd. Goldman Sachs Group set a $225.00 price objective on shares of Facebook, Inc. Common Stock and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 2nd. ValuEngine upgraded shares of Facebook, Inc. Common Stock from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 2nd. Tigress Financial reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Facebook, Inc. Common Stock in a research report on Monday, April 30th. Finally, Argus boosted their target price on shares of Facebook, Inc. Common Stock from $214.00 to $237.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, April 27th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating, forty have issued a buy rating and two have assigned a strong buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $217.37.

Several hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in FB. Dowling & Yahnke LLC increased its position in shares of Facebook, Inc. Common Stock by 0.6% during the 4th quarter. Dowling & Yahnke LLC now owns 43,370 shares of the social networking company’s stock worth $7,653,000 after purchasing an additional 270 shares in the last quarter. Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc. increased its position in shares of Facebook, Inc. Common Stock by 2.2% during the 4th quarter. Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc. now owns 13,094 shares of the social networking company’s stock worth $2,310,000 after purchasing an additional 276 shares in the last quarter. First Hawaiian Bank increased its position in shares of Facebook, Inc. Common Stock by 11.6% during the 4th quarter. First Hawaiian Bank now owns 2,698 shares of the social networking company’s stock worth $476,000 after purchasing an additional 281 shares in the last quarter. Venturi Wealth Management LLC increased its position in shares of Facebook, Inc. Common Stock by 8.5% during the 4th quarter. Venturi Wealth Management LLC now owns 3,627 shares of the social networking company’s stock worth $640,000 after purchasing an additional 284 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Parsec Financial Management Inc. increased its position in shares of Facebook, Inc. Common Stock by 0.9% during the 4th quarter. Parsec Financial Management Inc. now owns 31,597 shares of the social networking company’s stock worth $5,576,000 after purchasing an additional 285 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors own 59.34% of the company’s stock.

Facebook, Inc. Common Stock Company Profile

Facebook, Inc provides various products to connect and share through mobile devices, personal computers, and other surfaces worldwide. Its products include Facebook Website and mobile application that enables people to connect, share, discover, and communicate with each other on mobile devices and personal computers; Instagram, a community for sharing visual stories through photos, videos, and direct messages; Messenger, a messaging application to communicate with other people, groups, and businesses across various platforms and devices; and WhatsApp, a mobile messaging application.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Facebook, Inc. Common Stock (NASDAQ:FB)

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