FB : Analysis & Opinions

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  1. Social Networking Service (SNS)

    March 31, 2015
    SNS stands for “social networking sites.” SNS users create a profile with personal information, photos, etc. and form connections ...
  2. How Bitcoin Can Change The World

    March 26, 2015
    Bitcoin has the potential to not only create savings for consumer, but also to transform global transactions.
  3. WhatsApp: The Best Facebook Purchase Ever?

    March 25, 2015
    WhatsApp is Facebook's largest acquisition to date. What makes it worth the major price tag?
  4. Taboola: How "Content You May Like" Makes Money

    March 25, 2015
    Taboola's tagline, “content you may like,” conveys a lot about its business philosophy.
  5. Facebook Money Transfer: Transforming E-Commerce

    March 24, 2015
    Facebook's payment service holds huge prospects for Facebook’s business. Here’s how it works, and how it will impact e-commerce ...
  6. How Safe Is Venmo And Why Is It Free?

    March 24, 2015
    Venmo is a digital wallet that allows users to send money with ease. Millions use the service, but is it actually safe?
  7. Social Media: High Risk, High Potential Returns

    March 24, 2015
    Carefully selecting social media ETFs can provide you with the opportunity to diversify your portfolio and enjoy financial ...
  8. The Key to McDonald's? 70 Million Customers a Day

    March 20, 2015
    Even when it has an underperforming year, McDonald’s is still one of the most profitable companies around.
  9. Are These the 10 Best Internet Stocks of 2015?

    March 13, 2015
    These internet companies vary in size, but they all offer future potential.
  10. How Instagram Makes Money

    March 9, 2015
    Like many big names in social media, Instagram started as a fun idea without a clear path to profit.
  11. Investing In Social Media Startups? Read This First

    March 6, 2015
    Several new social media startups are attracting large amounts of funding, based on their prospects of retaining a large ...
  12. World's Top 10 Internet Companies

    March 4, 2015
    Investopedia has compiled a list of the top 10 Internet companies in the world based on revenue and market cap.
  13. Motif Investing Broker Review: Easy Thematic Investing

    March 4, 2015
    A review of Motif Investing, a new online brokerage that brings thematic investing to individual investors and financial ...
  14. Sina Weibo and Twitter: What's The Difference?

    February 27, 2015
    Sina Weibo is China's version of Twitter, but how do the Chinese Twitter and actual Twitter stack up against each other? ...
  15. Go To College Or Become An Entrepreneur?

    February 26, 2015
    The rising cost of higher education and high unemployment rate following the Great Recession has caused many young people ...
  16. The (High) Cost of Advertising in Times Square

    February 23, 2015
    Advertising on a Times Square billboard costs more per impression than similar forms of advertising, but that doesn't mean ...
  17. Microsoft Gets Into The Virtual Reality Business

    February 20, 2015
    Once relegated to the trash bin of innovative technological ideas, virtual reality is making a promising comeback.
  18. How To Protect A Short Position With Options

    February 17, 2015
    Short selling can be a risky endeavor, but the inherent risk of a short position can be mitigated significantly through the ...
  19. Internet.org: What It Is and How It Works

    February 13, 2015
    Basic Internet access remains out of reach for many in developing nations. Internet.org aims to bring basic Internet access ...
  20. Facebook's Future Technologies

    February 13, 2015
    Facebook is expanding its operations to include a some cool, futuristic technologies.
  21. Facebook's Most Important Acquisitions

    February 11, 2015
    Strategic acquisitions have been key to Facebook's growth and success, and the company has acquired more than 50 companies ...
  22. How Twitter And Facebook's Business Models Compare

    February 11, 2015
    Twitter and Facebook have both had a meteoric rise, but the firms have used different strategies to achieve success.
  23. Why The 'Amazon Of China' Is Set To Rebound

    February 10, 2015
    StreetAuthority expert Jimmy Butts made a prescient forecast in October 2014 when he warned investors about the perils of ...
  24. How the Harvard and Stanford MBA Programs Stack Up

    February 6, 2015
    Harvard and Stanford have two of the best MBA programs in the world. But how do the two programs compare to each other?
  25. How Steve Jobs Changed The World

    January 28, 2015
    As an innovator and visionary, Steve Jobs’s accomplishments can be held on a pedestal with the likes of Microsoft’s Bill ...
  26. EU Probes Tax Laws To Catch Corporate Cheaters

    January 23, 2015
    Recently, the EU has launched an investigation into tax deals between Amazon and the country of Luxembourg.
  27. The Most Successful App Companies

    January 22, 2015
    The rapidly expanding mobile-app industry is worth billions of dollars. Its growth has led to huge success for some firms ...
  28. Google Ads Vs. Facebook Ads

    January 16, 2015
    Universal access to the internet through smartphones, tablets and computers has driven the success of numerous companies. ...
  29. Is It Time to Buy Or Sell These Trending Stocks?

    January 12, 2015
    These four stock are providing trade signals right now, based on their respective up or down trends.
  30. Top 10 Largest Global IPOs Of All Time

    January 12, 2015
    We have compiled a list of the top 10 largest IPOs of all time. The results may surprise you.
  31. Venmo: Its Business Model and Competition

    January 7, 2015
    Venmo, with its tagline “Share Payments,” is currently leading the race in the skyrocketing market for peer-to-peer payments.
  32. Fibonacci: Using Math To Make Right Market Moves

    January 5, 2015
    Use these two original Fibonacci techniques to pinpoint the patterns in stock movements, and the most reliable entry and ...
  33. Will Facebook At Work Be A Business Hit?

    January 2, 2015
    Facebook will be launching a “Facebook at Work” in early 2015. Will it succeed in changing the business landscape like it ...
  34. Can You Get Rich Creating Apps?

    December 23, 2014
    The good news for both kinds of apps is that people use them a whole lot. The bad news is that the majority of mobile device ...
  35. How The Internet Web Ad Industry Works

    December 17, 2014
    Over the past 10 years, advertising strategies have evolved as a result of technological development as the internet has ...
  36. Tinder to Start Swiping for Cash?

    December 17, 2014
    For two years, Tinder has been able to stay afloat without relying on any kind of revenue stream. Now, the free match-making ...
  37. Buyinb Facebook Stock, A Beginner's Guide

    December 17, 2014
    This straightforward guide helps the novice investor feel more adept at buying a stock, such as Facebook (FB).
  38. Top Stock Market Apps For News Or Trading Or Both!

    December 16, 2014
    When it comes to managing finances and tracking the markets on the go, there are a number of excellent apps that can be downloaded ...
  39. Facebook's Quest For Relevance Leads To New Tech

    December 11, 2014
    the seed from which Facebook sprouted was an immature, perhaps even tacky website that allowed the student community to vote ...
  40. Are These Uptrending Stocks About To Move Higher?

    December 10, 2014
    When a stock is trending higher it can be hard to pick out a buy point. Drawing lines around the price action helps. Here ...
  41. Earnings Quality, the Facebook Example

    December 10, 2014
    When judging Facebook's quality of earnings it is important to understand the various sources of revenue and trends in those ...
  42. Most Powerful And Influential Public Companies In 3 Metrics

    December 9, 2014
    There are many ways to rank the word's most powerful companies. Looking at market value, brand value or sales revenue are ...
  43. How To Calculate Goodwill

    December 3, 2014
    Goodwill is an intangible, but it is still possible to effectively calculate or estimate goodwill for a company.
  44. Who are Facebook's (FB) main competitors?

    December 3, 2014
    Explore the different social media networking sites that are starting to compete with Facebook.
  45. Who are Google's (GOOG) main competitors?

    December 3, 2014
    Explore Google's different revenue segments and its competitors in each segment, ranging from Microsoft and Yahoo to Moody's ...
  46. How does Facebook (FB) make money?

    December 1, 2014
    Examine third quarter 2014 revenue data for Facebook and increases in advertising, mobile advertising, daily active users ...
  47. How long does it take a broker to confirm a trade after it is ...

    November 28, 2014
    Learn about placing trades with a broker and the amount of time required to received confirmation of different types of orders, ...
  48. The Ins And Outs Of A Potential AOL-Yahoo Merger

    November 17, 2014
  49. Short Sellers Are Liking Facebook And Twitter

    November 13, 2014
  50. What is Alibaba?

    November 13, 2014
    Alibaba might not yet have the name recognition of other ecommerce players like Amazon, but with its record-breaking IPO, ...
  51. End of Fed's Bond-Buying Program: 7 Things To Know

    November 11, 2014
    This article helps investors understand the economic and financial effects that result when a central bank (like the Fed) ...
  52. Motley Fool Analysts Like Tech, Coffee And More Long-Term Views

    November 5, 2014
  53. Watch For A Sharp Sell-Off In This Social Media Stock

    October 31, 2014
  54. This Social Media Stock's Chart Screams, 'Sell!'

    October 31, 2014
  55. Coca-Cola And Three Other Major Companies That Are Helping Entrepreneurs

    October 21, 2014
  56. How To Get 12% Yields From The Fastest-Growing Businesses On ...

    October 16, 2014
  57. Alibaba's Goal: Supplant eBay, Amazon and Paypal

    September 23, 2014
    Within hours of its IPO, Alibaba's market cap surpassed Walmart's. So why is it that so many people still don't know what ...
  58. How To Earn 28% On This Once-Broken Social Media Stock

    September 18, 2014
    In the brief history of social media stocks, history is repeating itself. Both Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) and Twitter (NASDAQ:TWTR) ...
  59. This Once-Broken Social Media Stock Is Back On The Warpath

    September 18, 2014
    In the brief history of social media stocks, history is repeating itself. Both Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) and Twitter (NASDAQ:TWTR) ...
  60. Short This Overvalued Growth Stock

    September 15, 2014
    If you’re a fan of the heavyweight boxers of the 1970s, then you know all about “The Fight.” That was the ...
  61. Short This Overvalued Growth Stock Now

    September 15, 2014
    If you’re a fan of the heavyweight boxers of the 1970s, then you know all about “The Fight.” That was the ...
  62. Will Bitcoin And Walmart Force Western Union To Change Its Business ...

    September 10, 2014
    Western Union is recognized across the globe for providing a fast, efficient way to move money. Just walk into a Western ...
  63. Why Facebook Should Buy Twitter

    September 6, 2014
    Facebook and Twitter could make the perfect power couple. Is now the time for a deal to happen?
  64. Companies That Succeeded With Bootstrapping

    August 28, 2014
    Bootstrapping is likely to be part of the history of nearly every successful company. Here are a few success stories.
  65. The Warren Buffett Of Canada Says: Avoid These Stocks Now

    August 19, 2014
    Are you familiar with Fairfax Financial's CEO Prem Watsa? If you aren't, you really should be. Following Watsa's ...
  66. The Warren Buffett Of Canada Says Avoid These Stocks Now

    August 19, 2014
    Are you familiar with Fairfax Financial's CEO Prem Watsa? If you aren't, you really should be. Following Watsa's ...
  67. This Controversial Company's Future May Get A Whole Lot Brighter

    August 18, 2014
    Over the past decade, several national radio station operators have declared bankruptcy, and those that remain are on the ...
  68. What are the best indicators for evaluating technology stocks?

    August 13, 2014
    Technology stocks are often some of the most discussed stocks on the news. How can investors spot the company that will roll ...
  69. Valuing And Investing In Internet Companies

    August 8, 2014
    How do we pick the right names to invest in from this highly lucrative sector?
  70. 3 Recent IPOs To Catch On The Rebound

    August 6, 2014
    The IPO path followed by Twitter (Nasdaq:TWTR) and Facebook (Nasdaq:FB) is a predictable one. Many young companies come public ...
  71. The Perfect Income Strategy For Rising Interest Rates

    August 6, 2014
    Last week, we saw a massive broader market sell-off that, in part, appeared to be a reaction to stronger economic activity. ...
  72. Follow These 4 Large Cap Market-Beating Stocks

    July 17, 2014
    These are four of the top-performing large capitalization stocks over the last year, all up more than 70% in the last 12 ...
  73. A Pullback Is Coming: Dump These Momentum Stocks First

    July 16, 2014
    With the market at or near its all-time highs, a number of renowned investors and market commentators have been questioning ...
  74. Is Now The Time For Momentum Stocks?

    July 11, 2014
    In active trading, strong trends can last longer than traders expect. This has led to a surge of purpose-built exchange traded ...
  75. How Doing Your 'Share' Has Enriched Facebook

    May 30, 2014
    The phenomenon of Facebook, and the speed at which users joined and continue to join, is unprecedented. But just because ...
  76. Investor Beware When Buying Google, Swift Transportation And ...

    May 5, 2014
    Public companies are generally not controlled by few shareholders; however, as more companies adopt "dual class" structures ...
  77. The Perils Of Program Trading

    May 2, 2014
    The increasing use of program trading makes market glitches inevitable - and sometimes disastrous.
  78. The Only Tech Stocks Worth Buying Today

    May 2, 2014
    The second "dot-com" bubble is collapsing. Here's what you need to know... Unless you were living under a rock in 2001, ...
  79. 16 Classic Growth Stocks Too Good To Ignore

    April 30, 2014
    In terms of revenues, Amazon.com (Nasdaq: AMZN) is the classic growth stock. #-ad_banner-#Its sales have grown at least ...
  80. What Makes LinkedIn Different From Facebook and Twitter

    April 24, 2014
    Even with its network of 250 million members, Mountain View, Calif.-based LinkedIn Corp. is often overlooked when it comes ...
  81. Why The Winklevoss Twins' New Bitcoin ETF Matters

    April 11, 2014
    The Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust, currently moving towards regulatory approval and expected out later this year, will be a Bitcoin ...
  82. The Good News Behind Twitter's Losses

    April 3, 2014
    Twitter may not earn a profit now, but its business model suggests it will eventually become as successful as Facebook.
  83. Hash Tag Scam: Investors Vulnerable To ID Thieves On Twitter ...

    March 26, 2014
    Social media scammers are targeting investors.
  84. Why Facebook Will Keep Making Money

    March 26, 2014
    Facebook's acquisition of virtual-reality company Oculus, like its success selling mobile ads, shows the company's willingness ...
  85. How Facebook, Twitter, Social Media Make Money From You

    March 21, 2014
    If you’re not paying for the product, the product is you. That's a truism that's especially suited for social media and its ...
  86. Can Tweets And Facebook Posts Predict Stock Behavior?

    March 18, 2014
    Social sentiment indicators - which track the frequency with which a stock is mentioned on Twitter or Facebook - are becoming ...
  87. America Launches Its First Bitcoin ATMs : Q&A With Liberty Teller ...

    March 17, 2014
    Investopedia interviewed one of the co-founders of Liberty Teller, a start-up company that launched the U.S.'s first Bitcoin ...
  88. The Deal Boom Is Back With A Vengeance

    March 6, 2014
    With cheap available debt and large cash hordes, IPO and M&A activity is way up. Luckily for retail investors there are ways ...
  89. #PreMarket Primer: Friday, February 28: Tension Between Russia ...

    February 28, 2014
    The ongoing problems in Ukraine have begun to reach further than the country’s borders as tension between the West and Russia ...
  90. Top Trending Tickers On StockTwits For January 30

    January 30, 2014
    Here's a look at the top tickers trending on StockTwits.com Facebook: Shares hit new all time high in pre-market Last ...
  91. Big News Related Stock Plays

    December 18, 2013
    A technical look at four big volume stocks making news headlines.
  92. 7 ETF Types To Be Thankful For

    November 28, 2013
    This year has shaped up to be quite kind to investors as major equity indexes are holding onto double-digit gains ahead of ...
  93. 3 Stocks To Sell Before The Next Meltdown

    November 19, 2013
    The major indices keep hitting new all-time highs, and as a trader, that makes life pretty easy. Basically, you have a bullish ...
  94. Why Facebook Investors Should Fret That Young Teen Users are ...

    November 14, 2013
    David Ebersman of Facebook told Wall Street analysts during a conference call that Facebook during the third quarter the ...
  95. How Much Exposure to Technology Stocks Should You Have?

    November 12, 2013
    How Much of a Technology-Stocks Exposure Should You Have in your portfolio? Every investor is totally different, in many ...
  96. LinkedIn Guidance Spooks Investors

    November 1, 2013
    Some analysts say LinkedIn's disappointing earnings prove it has run afoul of "The Law of Large Numbers." Many of those same ...
  97. Short Interest In Facebook Falls, In Groupon Rises (FB, GRPN, ...

    October 25, 2013
    Among the social media companies based in the United States, Facebook (NASDAQ: ZNGA) saw significant swings in short interest ...
  98. Five Reasons Why The Netflix Juggernaut Could Continue to Roll

    October 21, 2013
    What makes Netflix’ saga so compelling is the element of the grand comeback. We'll look at 5 factors that could keep the ...
  99. A Dragon-Sized Play In Chinese Tech

    October 21, 2013
    For tech investors, China’s growth story is just getting started. The nation is quickly becoming a hot bed of internet and ...
  100. Google Cracks $1,000, Buy On A Pullback

    October 18, 2013
    Google cracked the $1,000 level after the search engine giant posted quarterly results that were far better than the most ...
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