It depends on two trends, only one of which FB can control, and that's how to monetize mobile. The other involves broader investor psychology. More
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Facebook (FB) is the largest social media network on the planet and became a publicly traded company May 18, 2012, joining one of the most volatile stock sectors in the U.S. The company is one of the biggest names in technology, is helmed by one of the youngest, most intelligent and heavily scrutinized CEOs in the world, and currently is one of the most prevalent means of communication across the globe.
Facebook's public offering not only was the third-biggest deal of all time, but it dwarfed the social sector's previous deals. Here's a quick look back. More
InvestorPlace.com readers were overwhelmingly bearish on the Facebook IPO -- and now they look like geniuses. More
Facebook users should probably stay away from the Most Used Words app if they want to keep their private information safe More
Venmo, the popular peer-to-peer payments app, gives PayPal (PYPL) the upper hand against Facebook (FB) in mobile payments. More
Apple (AAPL) sets Feb. launch for Apple Pay in China. Amazon (AMZN) up ahead of Black Friday. Facebook (FB) faces technical resistance. More