TITLE

Facebook EPS Tops But Revenue Gain Pulls Back In Q4

AUTHOR(S)
BRIAN DEAGON
PUB. DATE
April 2015
SOURCE
Investors Business Daily;4/23/2015, pA01
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the stock performance of social network company Facebook Inc. for the first quarter of 2015. It is inferred that the company's earnings exceeded estimates, but fell short on revenue. The rise of Facebook's expenses is discussed, with an emphasis on increases in research and development costs and marketing and sales expenses. Also tackled is Facebook's brand ad effort.
ACCESSION #
102194950

 

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