Facebook profit

Facebook beats profit estimates, sets aside $3 billion for privacy penalty

Shares of the world`s biggest online social network jumped more than 10 percent to $200.50 in after-hours trade.

Apr 25, 2019, 07:36 AM IST

Facebook profit soars, with no sign of impact from Russia scandal

The social network said its quarterly profit soared 79 percent and revenues were up nearly 50 percent in the third quarter as marketers poured money into Facebook`s advertising offerings, whose power to target and influence users has actually been showcased by the election scandal.

Nov 02, 2017, 08:32 AM IST

Facebook quarterly profit surges 186% to $2 billion

Facebook said Wednesday its profit leapt 186 per cent from a year ago to USD 2 billion, as the world's biggest social network blasted past most analyst forecasts for the second quarter.

Jul 28, 2016, 09:57 AM IST

Facebook profits surge as user base expands

Profit in the first quarter tripled from a year ago to USD 1.5 billion as revenue jumped to USD 5.4 billion from USD 3.5 billion in the same period a year earlier.

Apr 28, 2016, 10:05 AM IST

Facebook profit falls 9% as costs soar

The company had warned that 2015 would be a year of heavy investment, but analysts have said this is likely to translate into significant revenue streams in coming years.

Jul 30, 2015, 08:51 AM IST

Facebook revenue growth slows, costs weigh on profit

Facebook Inc posted its slowest growth in quarterly revenue in two years and higher spending on research and development ate into profits.

Apr 23, 2015, 06:57 AM IST

Facebook faces lawsuit for snooping-on private messages for profit

Meanwhile, a Facebook spokesperson said that the allegations are without merit and the company would defend itself vigorously, Cnet reports.

Jan 03, 2014, 19:10 PM IST

Facebook to make capital investments worth $1.6 bn in 2013

Social networking giant Facebook, whose user base is expanding primarily on the back of rising penetration in emerging markets like India and Brazil, will make capital investments worth USD 1.6 billion this year.

Jul 28, 2013, 13:52 PM IST

Facebook's net income, revenue grew in first quarter of 2013

Facebook has said its net income and revenue grew in the first quarter of the year, helped by an increase in mobile ad revenue.

May 02, 2013, 18:38 PM IST

Facebook posts loss despite 32 % rise in revenues in Q3

The firm’s shares surged 10 percent on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) because of increased revenues from mobile advertising.

Oct 25, 2012, 18:29 PM IST