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Rappler's latest stories on Facebook earnings


Facebook surges on user growth in pandemic, sees murky outlook

Apr 30, 2020 - 8:52 AM

Signs of stability follow a steep decrease in advertising revenue in March because of the coronavirus crisis

FACEBOOK. In this file photo, the Facebook logo is displayed on a smartphone on March 25, 2020 in Arlington, Virginia. Photo by Olivier Douliery/AFP

Facebook revenue slips as usage leaps during pandemic

Mar 25, 2020 - 9:50 AM

Much of the increased use has been at Facebook's free messaging services which don't generate ad revenue, according to executives

FACEBOOK. In this file photo taken on October 23, 2019 the Facebook "like" sign is seen at Facebook's corporate headquarters campus in Menlo Park, California. Photo by Josh Edelson/AFP

Big hit for Facebook as latest results show cracks in growth

Jan 31, 2020 - 11:49 AM

Facebook comes under heavy selling pressure as costs in dealing with privacy and misinformation grow, including a $550 million settlement over its photo-scanning technology

FACEBOOK. In this file photo taken on October 23, 2019 The Facebook "like" sign is seen at Facebook's corporate headquarters campus in Menlo Park, California, on October 23, 2019. Photo by Josh Edelson/AFP

Facebook Q4 2019 results beat forecasts but shares take a hit

Jan 30, 2020 - 11:39 AM

The social media giant continues to show revenue and user growth amid ongoing criticism

FACEBOOK. In this file photo taken on October 23, 2019 a giant digital sign is seen at Facebook's corporate headquarters campus in Menlo Park, California. Photo by Josh Edelson/AFP

Legal woes dent Facebook profit but revenue, user base grows

Jul 25, 2019 - 6:03 PM

Profit in the second quarter falls 49% from a year ago to $2.6 billion

Facebook profit down as it sets aside $3B for fines

Apr 25, 2019 - 9:54 AM

Facebook logs a profit of $2.4 billion for Q1 2019, down 51% from a year earlier

ZUCKERBERG. In this file photo taken on May 24, 2018 Facebook's CEO Mark Zuckerberg looks on during the VivaTech (Viva Technology) trade fair in Paris. Photo by Gerard Julien/AFP

Facebook sees higher profits, more friends

Jan 31, 2019 - 10:12 AM

Scandals have not affected Facebook's growth

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What to expect: Facebook Q4 2018 earnings

Jan 30, 2019 - 12:47 PM

Instagram, Whatsapp, and Messenger may soften the hits as Facebook’s core business slows

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Jul 27, 2018 - 2:35 PM

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Facebook, Ford, Mattel shares dive on Nasdaq after results

Jul 26, 2018 - 10:42 PM

Facebook falls nearly 20%, while Ford sinks 4.1% and Mattel sheds 4.4%

Facebook shares hammered as outlook clouded

Jul 26, 2018 - 6:51 AM

Controversies catch up to Facebook in Q2 2018, but CEO Mark Zuckerberg says that the dip in profitability is just a temporary effect of their big security investments

FB DOWN. This illustration picture taken on April 19, 2018 in Paris shows the tablet and smartphone app for Facebook. File photo by Lionel Bonaventure/AFP

Facebook Q1 2018 profits show growth, no impact from privacy scandal

Apr 26, 2018 - 10:20 AM

Early signs show that the recent Cambridge Analytica scandal has had little effect on Facebook's growth, but bigger effects may be seen in succeeding quarters

CLOSE SCRUTINY. In spite of recent scandals that put the social media giant front and center of headlines, early signs show that the company sustains growth. Photo by Christophe Simon/AFP

Facebook Q3 profits at $4.7B amid Russian controversy

Nov 02, 2017 - 11:09 AM

The leading social network says profits for the the third quarter of 2017 make a jump of 79% from the same period a year earlier.

GAINS. Mark Zuckerberg's company continues to grow, but in a Facebook post, the CEO proclaimed that fixing security issues and information operations on the platform are their priority now even if it means their bottomline takes a hit. Photo by Justin Sullivan/AFP

Huge quarter for Facebook lifts shares

Jul 28, 2016 - 1:00 PM

The social network s net profit for the second quarter of 2016 jumps 186 while the number of its monthly active users hits 1 7 billion

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks at the F8 summit in San Francisco, California, on March 25, 2015. Zuckerberg introduced a new messenger platform at the event. AFP PHOTO/JOSH EDELSON / AFP PHOTO / Josh Edelson

Zuckerberg tightens grip as Facebook profit soars

Apr 28, 2016 - 4:00 PM

The social media giant s profit in the first quarter of 2016 triples to 1 5 billion

epa05175632 Facebook's founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg takes part in a conference at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, 22 February 2016. The Mobile World Congress runs from 22 to 25 February 2016. EPA/TONI ALBIR

Facebook quarterly profit doubles as user ranks grow

Jan 28, 2016 - 4:36 PM

2015 was a great year for Facebook Zuckerberg says

FACEBOOK GROWS. Facebook's ranks swell to over 1.59 billion people. Image from Mark Zuckerberg's Facebook post.

Facebook hopes investors like first earnings

Jul 26, 2012 - 11:04 AM

Investors will closely watch for signs of whether the social media giant can deliver on its financial promise