Facebook, Inc. engages in the development of social media applications for people to connect through mobile devices, personal computers, and other surfaces. It enables users to share opinions, ideas, photos, videos, and other activities online. Its products include Facebook, Instagram, Messenger, WhatsApp, and Oculus. 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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Tuesday, June 13, 2017
• US benchmark indices finish mixed as most large cap stocks edge lower.
• European equities digest UK election outcome and European Central Bank’s (ECB’s) monetary policy.
• Asian equities close mixed as domestic economic data weighs.
Monday, May 22, 2017
• US equities retreat as Donald Trump invites new controversy by firing FBI Director Comey
• European stocks finish lower, despite largely positive economic data
• Regional factors drive Asian markets
Monday, May 15, 2017
• US stocks retreat slightly as market activity remains subdued.
• Mixed bag of economic data pushes European indices in different directions.
• Asian markets finished mixed as diverse set of domestic economic, political and regulatory factors weigh on markets.
Thursday, April 21, 2016
It is a well known fact that Australians and New Zealanders have a rich history of gentle ribbing, but while the great debate about who makes the better Pavlova remains unresolved, Skaffold has found some common ground where we all agree and that is adding New Zealand stocks dual listed on the ASX into Skaffold. We have added 39 requested stocks into Skaffold (Australia).
Friday, March 11, 2016
Is volatility the new norm? Does value investing work in times of volatility? How do you handle FOMO (Fear Of Missing Out) when new innovative companies are coming into the market? Where do value investors stand when it comes to the new start-ups causing disruptions and realising quick growth. In the second part of our live event, Chris Batchelor answers the above and gives a quick comparison of Facebook (CODE:FB) versus Twitter (CODE:TWTR).
Chris also looks at the importance of investing in high growth focused companies as opposed to investing in high dividend paying companies.
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
From a high of more than $5.00 twelve months ago, Webjet’s (WEB) share price was getting close to being attractive to value investors. However following the release of WEB’s interim results the share price shot back up, from $2.50 to $3.16, before settling back at $3.03 as at close of trade on 18 February.
There has been plenty of talk about the arrival of international competitors, namely Priceline.com (PCLN) and Expedia Inc (EXPE), eating into WEB’s market share. Has this news fuelled an over reaction, or is the future profitability of Webjet truly under threat? Is WEB on your watchlist?
Friday, February 07, 2014
REA Group (REA) and Titan Energy Services (TTN) have delivered impressive results this reporting season, and retained their A1 and A2 Skaffold Scores. TTN first came on our radar last reporting season when its improving balance sheet and economic performance resulted in its Skaffold Score improving from B3 to A2.
Wednesday, February 05, 2014
JB Hi-Fi’s impressive results flowed through Skaffold overnight, resulting in the company retaining its premium A1 Skaffold Score for balance sheet quality and business performance.
CEO Terry Smart cited positive comparable sales across the majority of JBH’s categories, the successful introduction of home appliances (JB Hi-Fi Home) and improvements in gross margins, combined with the company’s “ability to continually leverage the power of the brand and adapt to the ever changing retail landscape” as key drivers of the results. Online sales were up 15.4 % in HY14.
Click here to take a closer look at JBH in Skaffold.
Thursday, January 30, 2014
Reports for around 300 global stocks flowed through Skaffold during January, including Apple, Microsoft, Procter and Gamble, AT&T, Facebook, Intel, The Boeing Company, eBay, Nike, Caterpillar, Starbucks, Kimberly Clark, Yahoo!, Motorola, Xerox, Oshkosh, The Bank of Nova Scotia, Metro Inc, Prada, Singapore Exchange, PZ Cussons and SGS Societe Generale de Surveillance.
Exclusively for Skaffold members, we’ve put together a list of companies whose latest financial results are now available in Skaffold, including updated Skaffold Scores and Safety Margins.
Monday, January 20, 2014
As we are all aware we are heading into reporting season for another year. The USA has already started their reporting season and as such we are expecting many updates in Skaffold over the next few months.
To make your job a little easier we have compiled a short calendar of some of the biggest and most popular stocks in the USA