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Facebook Inc (FB) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Facebook Inc (FB) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

- provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:

  • Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
  • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
  • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.

Facebook, Inc. (Facebook) is a social networking, advertising and business insight solutions provider that offer various products and services for commercial and non-commercial customers. The company, through its major products Facebook, Instagram, Messenger and WhatsApp, connects millions of people with their friends and families the world over, and helps them discover new products and services from local and global businesses. It enables people to share their opinions, ideas, photos and videos, and other activities through mobile devices and personal computers with audiences ranging from their closest friends to the general public. Facebook sells advertising placements to marketers and these ads let marketers reach people based on various factors including age, gender, location, interests, and behaviors. The company has offices in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia-Pacific. Facebook is headquartered in Menlo Park, California, the US.

Facebook Inc Key Recent Developments

Apr 25,2018: Facebook posts Q1 2018 financial results
Mar 19,2018: Enel sells energy from new US wind farm to Facebook and Adobe
Mar 14,2018: After Facebook, Google to now ban ads on cryptocurrencies
Mar 13,2018: Facebook opens big new Seattle building, boosting total capacity in the city to nearly 3,000 people
Mar 08,2018: Walton EMC to power new Facebook Data Center with renewable energy

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The profile analyzes the company’s business structure, operations, major products and services, prospects, locations and subsidiaries, key executives and their biographies and key competitors.

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The company’s core strengths and weaknesses and areas of development or decline are analyzed and presented in the profile objectively. Recent developments in the company covered in the profile help you track important events.

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Opportunities that the company can explore and exploit are sized up and its growth potential assessed in the profile. Competitive and/or technological threats are highlighted.

Scout for potential investments and acquisition targets, with detailed insight into the companies’ strategic, financial and operational performance.
Financial ratio presented for major public companies in the profile include the revenue trends, profitability, growth, margins and returns, liquidity and leverage, financial position and efficiency ratios.

Gain key insights into the company for academic or business research.
Key elements such as SWOT analysis, corporate strategy and financial ratios and charts are incorporated in the profile to assist your academic or business research needs.

Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company

Section 1 - About the Company
Facebook Inc - Key Facts
Facebook Inc - Key Employees
Facebook Inc - Key Employee Biographies
Facebook Inc - Major Products and Services
Facebook Inc - History
Facebook Inc - Company Statement
Facebook Inc - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Company Overview
Facebook Inc - Business Description
Business Segment: Advertising
Business Segment: Payments and other fees
Geographical Segment: Rest of World
Geographical Segment: The US
Facebook Inc - Corporate Strategy
Facebook Inc - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Facebook Inc - Strengths
Facebook Inc - Weaknesses
Facebook Inc - Opportunities
Facebook Inc - Threats
Facebook Inc - Key Competitors
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
Performance Chart
Financial Performance
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
Facebook Inc, Recent Deals Summary
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments
Mar 08, 2018: Walton EMC to power new Facebook Data Center with renewable energy
Feb 01, 2018: Facebook Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Results
Nov 14, 2017: Enel’s new 320 MW U.S. Wind project will power Facebook data centre in Nebraska
Oct 20, 2017: Tradewind Energy partners with Facebook and Omaha Public Power District
Oct 13, 2017: Aigenpulse launches new website
Oct 05, 2017: Dominion Energy Virginia to Power New Facebook Data Center with Renewable Energy
Jul 27, 2017: Facebook reports second quarter 2017 results
Jul 26, 2017: Facebook Q2 net income increases
Jul 19, 2017: Facebook to build $250m data centre in New Mexico
Jul 19, 2017: Facebook to build $250m data centre in New Mexico
Section 5 – Appendix
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
List of Tables
Facebook Inc, Key Facts
Facebook Inc, Key Employees
Facebook Inc, Key Employee Biographies
Facebook Inc, Major Products and Services
Facebook Inc, History
Facebook Inc, Other Locations
Facebook Inc, Subsidiaries
Facebook Inc, Key Competitors
Facebook Inc, Ratios based on current share price
Facebook Inc, Annual Ratios
Facebook Inc, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
Facebook Inc, Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
Facebook Inc, Recent Deals Summary
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
Facebook Inc, Performance Chart (2013 - 2017)
Facebook Inc, Ratio Charts

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