Facebook, Inc. (FB)
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76.95 (1.32%) ?
Facebook, Inc. operates as a social networking company worldwide. It builds various tools that enable users to connect, share, discover, and communicate with each other on mobile devices and computers. The companys Facebook Platform is a set of development tools and application programming interfaces that enables developers to integrate with Facebook for creating social apps and Websites. As of December 31, 2012, it had 1.06 billion monthly active users and 618 million daily active users. The company has a strategic partnership with Trend Micro Inc. for educating and protecting users' digital lives against malicious sites and malware. Facebook, Inc. was incorporated in 2004 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, California.
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|Jason Helfstein||Oppenheimer & Co.||Buy||Oct 15, '14||73.21||Oct 15, '15||5.11%|
|Stephen Ju||Credit Suisse||Buy||Oct 14, '14||73.59||Oct 14, '15||4.57%|
|Victor Anthony||Topeka Capital Markets||Buy||Sep 30, '14||79.04||Sep 30, '15||-2.64%|
|Ken Sena||Evercore Partners||Buy||Sep 30, '14||79.04||95.00||Sep 30, '15||-2.64%|
|Laura Martin||Needham & Company||Buy||Sep 29, '14||79.00||Sep 29, '15||-2.59%|
|Ross Sandler||Deutsche Bank Securities||Buy||Sep 26, '14||78.79||Sep 26, '15||-2.34%|
|Jordan Rohan||Stifel Nicolaus & Company, Inc.||Buy||Sep 25, '14||77.22||99.00||Sep 25, '15||-0.35%|
|Brad Pehrson||Unaffiliated||Buy||Sep 16, '14||76.43||100.00||Sep 16, '15||0.68%|
|Mark Mahaney||RBC Capital Markets||Buy||Aug 29, '14||74.82||Aug 29, '15||2.85%|
|Ralph Schackart||William Blair & Company, L.L.C.||Buy||Aug 27, '14||74.63||Aug 27, '15||3.11%|
|Doug Anmuth||JPMorgan||Buy||Aug 15, '14||73.63||Aug 15, '15||4.51%|
|Jordan Rohan||Stifel Nicolaus & Company, Inc.||Buy||Aug 13, '14||73.77||95.00||Aug 13, '15||4.31%|
|Youssef Squali||Cantor Fitzgerald||Buy||Jul 29, '14||73.71||Jul 29, '15||4.40%|
|Ben Schachter||Macquarie Research Equities||Buy||Jul 24, '14||74.98||86.00||Jul 24, '15||2.63%|
|Jason Helfstein||Oppenheimer & Co.||Buy||Jul 24, '14||74.98||90.00||Jul 24, '15||2.63%|
|Gene Munster||Piper Jaffray||Buy||Jul 24, '14||74.98||90.00||Jul 24, '15||2.63%|
|Aaron Kessler||Raymond James||Buy||Jul 24, '14||74.98||Jul 24, '15||2.63%|
|Peter Stabler||Wells Fargo Securities, Llc||Buy||Jul 24, '14||74.98||Jul 24, '15||2.63%|
|Brian Pitz||Jefferies & Co.||Buy||Jul 24, '14||74.98||Jul 24, '15||2.63%|
|Mark Mahaney||RBC Capital Markets||Buy||Jul 21, '14||69.40||Jul 21, '15||10.88%|