Meta Platforms Inc. (FB): Price and Financial Metrics

Meta Platforms Inc. (FB): $300.00

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FB POWR Grades

  • Quality is the dimension where FB ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 98.06% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for FB is in Quality, which has been heading up over the past 163 days.
  • FB ranks lowest in Momentum; there it ranks in the 21st percentile.

FB Stock Summary

  • With a market capitalization of $880,593,792,385, Meta Platforms Inc has a greater market value than 99.88% of US stocks.
  • Equity multiplier, or assets relative to shareholders' equity, comes in at 1.24 for Meta Platforms Inc; that's greater than it is for just 14.9% of US stocks.
  • The volatility of Meta Platforms Inc's share price is greater than that of merely 16.39% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to FB, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are TSLA, BRK.B, TSM, NVDA, and JNJ.
  • FB's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Meta Platforms Inc's official web site, go to

FB Valuation Summary

  • FB's price/earnings ratio is 27.7; this is 28.97% lower than that of the median Technology stock.
  • Over the past 113 months, FB's price/sales ratio has gone down 9.9.
  • Over the past 113 months, FB's price/earnings ratio has gone down 97.9.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for FB.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
FB 2021-09-01 10.3 7.8 27.7 23.7
FB 2021-08-31 10.2 7.7 27.5 23.6
FB 2021-08-30 10.2 7.8 27.6 23.6
FB 2021-08-27 10.0 7.6 27.0 23.1
FB 2021-08-26 9.8 7.4 26.4 22.6
FB 2021-08-25 9.9 7.5 26.7 22.9

FB Growth Metrics

    The year over year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at -17.38%.
  • The 4 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at 284.61%.
  • Its 4 year revenue growth rate is now at 271.13%.
Over the past 15 months, FB's revenue has gone up $37,172,000,000.

The table below shows FB's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-09-30 112,330 53,619 40,304
2021-06-30 104,790 49,358 38,956
2021-03-31 94,400 39,988 33,740
2020-12-31 85,965 38,747 29,146
2020-09-30 78,976 33,790 25,275
2020-06-30 75,158 33,268 23,520

FB's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • FB has a Quality Grade of A, ranking ahead of 97.63% of graded US stocks.
  • FB's asset turnover comes in at 0.678 -- ranking 233rd of 561 Business Services stocks.
  • GOOGL, SLNM, and LLNW are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with FB.

The table below shows FB's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.678 0.809 0.379
2021-06-30 0.655 0.810 0.372
2021-03-31 0.620 0.805 0.343
2020-12-31 0.589 0.806 0.316
2020-09-30 0.566 0.810 0.299
2020-06-30 0.561 0.815 0.314

FB Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of FB, see our FB price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $416.65 Average Broker Recommendation 1.43 (Moderate Buy)

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FB Price/Volume Stats

Current price $300.00 52-week high $384.33
Prev. close $308.71 52-week low $253.50
Day low $297.58 Volume 12,025,282
Day high $303.83 Avg. volume 19,967,973
50-day MA $330.66 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $337.64 Market Cap 834.53B

Meta Platforms Inc. (FB) Company Bio

Meta Platforms, Inc., (formerly known as Facebook, Inc.) operates as a global social technology company. The company engages in the development of social media applications as well as virtual and augmented reality products allowing users to connect through mobile devices, personal computers and other platforms. The company operates through two segments. The Family of Apps (FOA) segment which includes Facebook, Instagram, Messenger, WhatsApp and other services, and the Reality Labs (RL) segment, which includes augmented and virtual reality related consumer hardware, software and content. The company was founded by Mark Elliot Zuckerberg, Dustin Moskovitz, Chris R. Hughes, Andrew McCollum, and Eduardo P. Saverin on February 4, 2004 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, CA.

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FB Price Returns

1-mo N/A
3-mo -3.91%
6-mo -16.28%
1-year 7.91%
3-year 101.33%
5-year 125.94%
YTD -10.81%
2021 23.13%
2020 33.09%
2019 56.57%
2018 -25.71%
2017 53.38%

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