Company Of The Day: Meta Platforms


Facebook parent Meta Platforms (NASDAQ:FB) published its Q1 2022 results, with revenue falling short of Street estimates, coming in at $27.9 billion, although earnings of $2.72 per share were stronger than expected. Daily active users, which declined in Q4 2021, bounced back slightly from 1.93 billion to 1.96 billion.

So What?

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Although Meta’s financials were mixed, the markets usually prioritize user growth for social media platforms, and the company delivered on this front after a disappointing Q4. FB stock was up by a solid 18% in Thursday’s trading.

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Returns Apr 2022
MTD [1]
YTD [1]
Total [2]
 FB Return -7% -39% 79%
 S&P 500 Return -8% -12% 87%
 Trefis Multi-Strategy Portfolio -7% -14% 236%

[1] Month-to-date and year-to-date as of 4/29/2022
[2] Cumulative total returns since the end of 2016

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