Facebook Shares Outstanding vs. Price to Earning

Facebook Inc -- USA Stock  

USD 179.59  0.59  0.33%

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Facebook Inc Price to Earning vs. Shares Outstanding Fundamental Analysis

Facebook Inc is rated below average in shares outstanding category among related companies. It is rated below average in price to earning category among related companies . The ratio of Shares Outstanding to Price to Earning for Facebook Inc is about  59,410,884 
Outstanding Shares are shares of common stock of a public company that were purchased by investors after they were authorized and issued by the company to the public. Outstanding Shares are typically reported on fully diluted bases which include exotic instruments such as options, or convertibles bonds.
Facebook 
Shares Outstanding 
 = 
Public Shares 
Repurchased 
=
2.38 B
Outstanding shares that are stated on company Balance Sheet are used when calculating many important valuation and performance indicators including Return on Equity, Market Cap, EPS and many others.
Price to Earnings ratio is typically used for current valuation of a company and is one of the most popular ratios that investor monitor on a daily basis. Holding a low PE stock is less risky because. When a company's profitability fall, it is likely that earnings will also go down..In other words, if you start from a lower position your downside risk is limited. There are also some investors who believe that low Price to Earnings ratio reflects the low pricing because a given company is in trouble. On the other hand, a higher PE ratio means that investors are paying more for each unit of profit.
Facebook 
P/E 
 = 
Market Value Per Share 
Earnings Per Share 
=
40.06 times
Generally speaking, the Price to Earnings ratio gives investors an idea of what the market is willing to pay for the company's current earnings.

Comparison

Price to Earning Comparison
Facebook is rated below average in price to earning category among related companies.
  Shares Outstanding 
      Facebook Comparables 
Facebook is rated below average in shares outstanding 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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