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May 1, 2015
09:35 EDTFBActive equity options trading on open
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April 30, 2015
16:01 EDTFBOptions Update; April 30, 2015
iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures up 60c to 21.84. Option volume leaders: AAPL TSLA TWTR GILD FB AMZN CELG VZ KMI according to Track Data.
09:34 EDTFBActive equity options trading on open
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April 29, 2015
16:01 EDTFBOptions Update; April 29, 2015
iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures up 47c to 21.24 Option volume leaders: AAPL TSLA TWTR GILD FB AMZN C MCD BAC CRM BIDU WYNN according to Track Data.
09:40 EDTFBActive equity options trading on open
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06:06 EDTFBFacebook official: European regulation would pose 'serious' obstacles, FT says
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April 28, 2015
09:36 EDTFBActive equity options trading on open
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April 27, 2015
14:44 EDTFBFacebook introduces video calling in Messenger
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13:36 EDTFBFacebook engineering director to leave company, TechCrunch reports
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April 24, 2015
09:37 EDTFBActive equity options trading on open
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06:16 EDTFBEU considers new regulator to oversee internet companies, WSJ reports
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05:58 EDTFBFacebook implied volatility of 24 at lower end of index mean range
April 23, 2015
14:29 EDTFBFacebook launches video ad partnership featuring Vice, The Onion, Funny or Die
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10:55 EDTFBPac Crest an outlier with bearish note on Facebook following Q1 report
After Facebook last night reported higher than expected first quarter profits but lower than expected revenue. several analysts reacted positively to the company's results, raising their price targets on the social network operator's stock. However, Pacific Crest went against the mostly bullish trend by recommending that investors avoid the stock. WHAT'S NEW: Facebook last night reported first quarter earnings per share of 42c, versus the consensus outlook of 40c. The social network operator's revenue came in below expectations, and the company said that foreign exchange trends negatively impacted its first quarter results. Facebook forecast that foreign exchange headwinds would increase this quarter. Facebook reported that it had 936M daily active users on average last month, an increase of 17% versus the same period a year earlier. Its monthly active users climbed 13% year-over-year to 1.44B in Q1. BULLISH TAKE: Adjusting for currency, Facebook's Q1 revenue would have been 3% higher than the Street's consensus outlook, Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster stated. The online network's "story is firmly intact" as its results are likely to be boosted by the ramping of Instagram in 2016, WhatsApp in 2017 and Oculus in 2018, the analyst stated. He kept a $92 price target and Buy rating on the shares. Also upbeat was Deutsche Bank analyst Ross Sandler, who raised his price target on the stock to $100 from $90, saying that its currency headwinds "masked" strong Q1 results. The stock will "grind higher" on new revenue streams and product announcements, predicted Sandler, who kept a Buy rating on the shares. JPMorgan analyst Doug Anmuth raised his price target on the stock to $100 from $85, saying that the company reported strong Q1 results and that it is the best positioned Internet company over the next five years. Moreover, its video ads appear to be hitting a positive turning point, added Anmuth, who kept an Overweight rating on the name. BEARISH TAKE: Facebook's price per ad appears to have declined sequentially last quarter for the first time since early 2013, wrote Pacific Crest analyst Evan Wilson. If that trend continues, its price per ad growth will decelerate significantly this year, according to the analyst. Additionally, the company's margins are contracting and its new products are unlikely to make much of an impact this year, according to Wilson, who recommended that investors choose other stocks over Facebook. PRICE ACTION: In mid-morning trading, Facebook slid 0.7% to $84 per share.
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08:27 EDTFBFacebook growth slowing, margins contracting, says Pacific Crest
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08:23 EDTFBFacebook reported solid results, says Brean Capital
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08:11 EDTFBFacebook price target raised to $94 from $84 at FBR Capital
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07:45 EDTFBFacebook price target raised to $100 from $85 at JPMorgan
JPMorgan raised its price target for Facebook shares to $100 saying the company posted strong Q1 results despite a challenging currency environment. The firm highlights Facebook's growth in organic and promoted video views as well as its better ad targeting and measurement tools. JPMorgan continues to view Facebook as the best positioned company in the internet space over the next five years. It keeps an Overweight rating on the stock.
07:28 EDTFBFacebook price target raised to $105 from $88 at RBC Capital
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