Facebook Shares

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg Sells 40 Million Shares To Pay Tax Bill

Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.12.2013 | UK Tech

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has sold around $2.3 billion of his shares in the company, in order to pay a tax bill. Zuckerberg owns around a third ...

An Early Birthday Present For Facebook

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Thomas | Posted 31.01.2013 | UK

Facebook received an early birthday present in the late hours of Wednesday night after it was revealed the social networking site had beaten its reven...

'Real' Gift Service Boosts Facebook Stock

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 30.09.2012 | UK Tech

Beleaguered Facebook stock was given a small boost this week after the social media site announced the launch of Gifts, a service that will allow user...

Facebook Has Fewer Friends (But George Soros Still Likes Them)

Posted 17.08.2012 | UK

The Facebook flop continued today, with share prices dropping by $1.41 (90 pence) to a record low of $19.69 (£12.51) shortly after opening on Thursda...

Facebook Shares Fall Again

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 22.05.2012 | UK Tech

Shares in the social network Facebook lost more than 8% in value in early trading on Tuesday. After a difficult day on Monday, during which Mark Zu...

Would You Pay to Post on Your Facebook Wall?

Mark Hillary | Posted 21.07.2012 | UK Tech
Mark Hillary

And one of the key questions is how Facebook will increase the amount of revenue they earn from advertising and other services. Which leads me to a little experiment they have been undertaking recently in New Zealand.

Bono: 'I'm No Facebook Billionaire'

PA | Posted 18.07.2012 | UK Tech

U2 frontman Bono has laughed off claims he will become a billionaire on the back of the Facebook flotation. The rock star's investment group Elevat...

Facebook IPO: The Best Twitter Reaction

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.05.2012 | UK

Social networking website Facebook is set to increase its worth dramatically on Friday as it goes floats on the stock market, offering millions of sha...

Ten Things You Might Not Know About Facebook

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 17.07.2012 | UK Tech

Manchester residents are 9% more likely than the average UK web users to visit Facebook in a given month. 500 million hours are spent on Facebook ...

Facebook Shares To Sell At £24 Today

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.07.2012 | UK Tech

Facebook shares are being offered to the public for 38 US dollars (£24) in one of the biggest ever US stock flotations. The social media giant is ...

Facebook Set For $16bn Stock Flotation

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.05.2012 | UK

Facebook is preparing for one of the biggest ever US stock flotations on Friday, when it will sell off hundreds of millions of shares to the public. ...

Mark Zuckerberg Set To Make £523 Million In Facebook IPO

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 04.05.2012 | UK Tech

Mark Zuckerberg may be a very wealthy man, but the pricing of the Facebook IPO overnight makes it clear the sale of share in his company's initial pub...

Facebook IPO Valuation: It's All About the Costs, Not the Revenue

Richard Stacy | Posted 03.04.2012 | UK Tech
Richard Stacy

I have had a quick look at the Facebook prospectus. The thing I found really interesting was not confirmation of revenue and its dependence on advertising, but a very first glimpse of how Facebook's costs are structured.