Edition:
United States

Facebook Inc (FB.O)

FB.O on Nasdaq

150.25USD
28 Apr 2017
Change (% chg)

$2.55 (+1.73%)
Prev Close
$147.70
Open
$149.50
Day's High
$151.53
Day's Low
$149.07
Volume
30,652,248
Avg. Vol
16,780,122
52-wk High
$151.53
52-wk Low
$108.23

Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Facebook says announcing new automated rules for Rights Manager - Blog
Thursday, 27 Apr 2017 03:26pm EDT 

April 27 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc ::Announcing new automated rules for Rights Manager that will "better support rights owners’ business objectives" - Blog.Rights Manager now has four automatic match actions; block, claim ad earnings, match, manually review match - Blog.Updates will start rolling out April 27, 2017 and will be available to pages using rights manager globally in the coming weeks - Blog.  Full Article

Facebook says government requests for account data increased by 9 pct globally in H2 2016
Thursday, 27 Apr 2017 12:15pm EDT 

April 27 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc ::Government requests for account data increased by 9 percent globally in H2 2016 compared to H1 2016, from 59,229 to 64,279 requests.Number of content restrictions for violating local law went down by 28 pct globally in h2 2016 compared to h1 2016, from 9,663 to 6,944.About half of data requests from law enforcement in U.S. in H2 2016 contained non-disclosure order prohibiting co from notifying user.  Full Article

Northstar Asset Management says Facebook share structure "not in best interest" of shareholders
Thursday, 27 Apr 2017 10:22am EDT 

April 27 (Reuters) - Northstar Asset Management Inc::says Facebook’s multi-class share structure "are not in the best interest of the company or shareholders" - SEC filing.Says feel that current dual-class structure "eliminates shareholder checks and balances over management decisions".  Full Article

Facebook beginning to test related articles - blog
Tuesday, 25 Apr 2017 10:13am EDT 

April 25 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc ::Beginning to test related articles that might appear before users read an article shared in news feed - blog.  Full Article

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg's 2016 total compensation $5.8 mln vs $5.0 mln in 2015
Friday, 14 Apr 2017 04:09pm EDT 

Facebook Inc : Facebook Inc says CEO Mark Zuckerberg's 2016 total compensation $5.8 million versus $5.) million in 2015 - SEC filing . Facebook Inc says COO Sheryl Sandberg's 2016 total compensation was $24.5 million versus $18.7 million in 2015 . Facebook Inc CFO David Wehner's 2016 total compensation $16.5 versus $16.8 in 2015 .Facebook Inc CTO Mike Schroepfer's 2016 total compensation $16.5 versus $11.9 in 2015.  Full Article

Facebook announces group payments in Messenger
Tuesday, 11 Apr 2017 12:10pm EDT 

Facebook Inc : Starting today for android and desktop, users can send or receive money between groups of people on messenger - blog .Facebook messenger group payments is available in the U.S. for now; service is totally free.  Full Article

Instagram says launching new Direct
Tuesday, 11 Apr 2017 10:13am EDT 

Instagram: Instagram says launching new Direct to make it easy to turn conversations into a visual conversation with photos and videos . Instagram says since last update in November 2016, number of people using Direct has grown from 300 million to 375 million - Blog .Instagram says texts and reshares will now appear in the same thread with disappearing photos and videos.  Full Article

Facebook says launching call-to-action units for instant articles
Friday, 7 Apr 2017 10:09am EDT 

Facebook Inc : Launching call-to-action units for instant articles .Next week rolling out these call-to-action units to all publishers on instant articles.  Full Article

Facebook announces launch of suggestions from M Assistant for all iOS and Android users in U.S. - Blog
Thursday, 6 Apr 2017 01:15pm EDT 

Facebook Inc :Launch of suggestions from M Assistant for all iOS and Android users in the U.S. ; Will eventually roll out to other countries - Blog.  Full Article

Facebook says to roll out tool to help people spot false news
Thursday, 6 Apr 2017 12:13pm EDT 

Facebook Inc :To roll out educational tool to help people spot false news; featuring tool at top of news feed for few days for Facebook in 14 countries.  Full Article

More From Around the Web

BRIEF-Northstar Asset Management says Facebook share structure "not in best interest" of shareholders

* says Facebook’s multi-class share structure "are not in the best interest of the company or shareholders" - SEC filing