Facebook Price to Sales vs. Cash and Equivalents

Facebook Inc -- USA Stock  

USD 179.59  0.59  0.33%

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Facebook Inc Cash and Equivalents vs. Price to Sales Fundamental Analysis

Facebook Inc is rated below average in price to sales category among related companies. It is rated below average in cash and equivalents category among related companies creating about  2,260,841,837  of Cash and Equivalents per Price to Sales.
Price to Sales ratio is typically used for valuing equity relative to its own past performance as well as to performance of other companies or market indexes. In most cases, the lower the ratio the better it is for investors. However, it is advisable for investors to exercise caution when looking at price-to-sales ratios across different industries.
Facebook 
P/S 
 = 
MV Per Share 
Revenue Per Share 
=
15.68 times
The most important factor to remember is that the price of equity takes a firm's debt into account, whereas the sales does not consider financial leverage. Generally speaking, Price to Sales ratio shows how much market values every dollar of the company's sales.
Cash or Cash Equivalents are the most liquid of all assets found on company's balance sheet. It is used in calculating many of the firm's liquidity ratios and is a good indicator of overall financial health of a company. Companies with a lot of cash are usually attractive takeover targets. Cash Equivalents are balance sheet items that are typically reported using currency printed on notes.
Facebook 
Cash 
 = 
Bank Deposits 
+  
Liquidities 
=
35.45 B
Cash equivalents represent current assets that are easily convertible to cash such as short term bonds, savings account, money market funds, or certificate of deposits (CDs). One of the important consideration companies make when classifying assets as cash equivalent is that investments they report on their balance sheets under current assets should have almost no risk of change in value over the next few months (usually 3 months).

Comparison

Cash and Equivalents Comparison
  Cash and Equivalents 
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Facebook is rated below average in cash and equivalents category among related companies.
Facebook is rated below average in price to sales category among related companies.
Facebook, Inc. operates as a mobile application and Website that enables people to connect, share, discover, and communicate each other on mobile devices and personal computers worldwide. more
NameFacebook Inc
Analyst Consensus
Piotroski F Score
Macroaxis Advice
InstrumentUSA Stock Stocks Directory
RegionNorth America
ExchangeNASDAQ
CIK Number01326801.0
ISINUS30303M1027
CUSIP30303M102
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar
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