Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg sold 809,977 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, November 18th. The stock was sold at an average price of $117.29, for a total value of $95,002,202.33. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink.

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

  • On Thursday, October 13th, Mark Zuckerberg sold 740,626 shares of Facebook stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $128.27, for a total value of $95,000,097.02.
  • On Tuesday, October 4th, Mark Zuckerberg sold 370,506 shares of Facebook stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $128.20, for a total value of $47,498,869.20.
  • On Monday, October 3rd, Mark Zuckerberg sold 370,233 shares of Facebook stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $128.30, for a total value of $47,500,893.90.
  • On Friday, September 23rd, Mark Zuckerberg sold 735,977 shares of Facebook stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $129.08, for a total value of $94,999,911.16.
  • On Monday, September 12th, Mark Zuckerberg sold 741,797 shares of Facebook stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $128.07, for a total value of $95,001,941.79.
  • On Wednesday, August 31st, Mark Zuckerberg sold 755,239 shares of Facebook stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $125.79, for a total value of $95,001,513.81.

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) traded up 4.06% during trading on Monday, hitting $121.77. 35,415,366 shares of the stock traded hands. Facebook Inc. has a 12 month low of $89.37 and a 12 month high of $133.50. The stock has a market cap of $350.96 billion, a PE ratio of 46.94 and a beta of 0.76. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $126.00 and a 200-day moving average price of $122.54.

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, November 2nd. The social networking company reported $1.09 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.97 by $0.12. The business had revenue of $7 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $6.90 billion. Facebook had a net margin of 30.32% and a return on equity of 16.51%. Facebook’s revenue was up 55.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.57 EPS. Equities research analysts expect that Facebook Inc. will post $4.09 EPS for the current year.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Facebook (NASDAQ:FB)

A number of hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of FB. Vaughan David Investments Inc. IL raised its stake in Facebook by 0.6% in the second quarter. Vaughan David Investments Inc. IL now owns 2,589 shares of the social networking company’s stock worth $296,000 after buying an additional 15 shares during the period. Genovese Burford & Brothers Wealth & Retirement Plan Management LLC boosted its position in Facebook by 1.5% in the second quarter. Genovese Burford & Brothers Wealth & Retirement Plan Management LLC now owns 1,230 shares of the social networking company’s stock worth $140,000 after buying an additional 18 shares in the last quarter. Cobblestone Capital Advisors LLC NY boosted its position in Facebook by 1.0% in the third quarter. Cobblestone Capital Advisors LLC NY now owns 2,120 shares of the social networking company’s stock worth $272,000 after buying an additional 20 shares in the last quarter. Enterprise Financial Services Corp boosted its position in Facebook by 1.2% in the third quarter. Enterprise Financial Services Corp now owns 1,780 shares of the social networking company’s stock worth $228,000 after buying an additional 21 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Roberts Glore & Co. Inc. IL boosted its position in Facebook by 1.2% in the second quarter. Roberts Glore & Co. Inc. IL now owns 2,044 shares of the social networking company’s stock worth $234,000 after buying an additional 25 shares in the last quarter. 56.67% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

FB has been the subject of several recent research reports. Canaccord Genuity reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $150.00 price objective on shares of Facebook in a report on Sunday, July 24th. MKM Partners reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Facebook in a report on Sunday, July 24th. Evercore ISI reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $155.00 price objective on shares of Facebook in a report on Tuesday, July 26th. Cantor Fitzgerald restated a “buy” rating and set a $150.00 target price on shares of Facebook in a report on Tuesday, July 26th. Finally, Bank of America Corp. restated a “buy” rating and set a $145.00 target price on shares of Facebook in a report on Tuesday, July 26th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating, forty-four have issued a buy rating and three have assigned a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $150.67.

Facebook Company Profile

Facebook, Inc builds products that enable people to connect and share through mobile devices and personal computers. The Company enables people to share their opinions, ideas, photos and videos, and other activities. Its products include Facebook, Instagram, Messenger, WhatsApp and Oculus. Facebook is a mobile application and Website that enables people to connect, share, discover and communicate with each other on mobile devices and personal computers.

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