NASDAQ Composite opens in less than one hour and Facebook’s premarket value is already 1.99% down.
The last session, NASDAQ Composite finished with Facebook dropping 0.44% to $267.57. NASDAQ Composite rose 1.03% to $13,201.98, after two sequential sessions in a row of gains, on what was an all-around positive trend exchanging session.
Facebook’s last close was $267.57, 13.87% below its 52-week high of $304.67.
News about Facebook today
Twitter, Facebook and others silenced trump. now they learn what's next.. According to today’s article on The Wall Street Journal, "Many people outraged by the event-including employees working for those companies-demanded that Twitter, Facebook and others take more aggressive action than they had in previous controversies involving Mr. Trump. ", "Now Twitter Inc., TWTR -1.62% Facebook Inc. FB -0.44% and others must reckon with what comes next."
Facebook’s sales growth is 24.7% for the ongoing quarter and 24.7% for the next. The company’s growth estimates for the present quarter and the next is 24.6% and 21.1%, respectively.
Facebook’s last day, last week, and last month’s average volatility was a negative 0.44%, a negative 0.42%, and a negative 0.28%, respectively.
Facebook’s last day, last week, and last month’s high and low average amplitude percentage was 2.18%, 2.60%, and 2.66%, respectively.
Previous days news about Facebook
Trump's Facebook ban is just 'a band-aid on a bullet wound,' critics say – but no one can agree on the best way to wipe out the disinformation contagion. According to Business Insider on Friday, 8 January, "The group found that a small group of 20 influencers on Facebook was achieving interactions that surpassed mainstream media outlets, despite the 20 accounts having far fewer followers. ", "A US senator on Thursday called Twitter and Facebook "collaborators" in the riot that ravaged the US Capitol on Wednesday, and a host of tech luminaries blasted the executives who lead the companies. "
Facebook, twitter, google face calls to ban trump from accounts. According to Bloomberg Quint on Friday, 8 January, "That same month, leaders of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, the Anti-Defamation League and Color of Change, a racial justice advocacy group, organized an advertiser boycott of Facebook over the proliferation of hate speech on the platform.", "In July, civil liberties advocate Laura Murphy, who was hired by Facebook to review discrimination on the platform, in a report lambasted the company for failing to apply its voter suppression rules to Trump’s inaccurate posts about mail-in ballots."
Facebook ban on trump is ‘holy inquisition,’ Mexico’s AMLO says. According to Bloomberg Quint on Friday, 8 January, "The move by Internet giants Facebook Inc. and Twitter Inc. to suspend President Donald Trump’s access to social media accounts is a "bad omen," according to Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador.", "On Thursday, Facebook Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg said his firm would extend the ban on Trump’s posts "indefinitely," or for at least two weeks, until President-elect Joe Biden takes over."
Twitter and Facebook both banned trump from their platforms. here's why that doesn't violate the first amendment – or any other laws. According to Business Insider on Saturday, 9 January, "Twitter suspended Trump’s personal account, @realDonaldTrump, permanently, citing "the risk of further incitement of violence." Facebook and Instagram suspended Trump "indefinitely and for at least the next two weeks until the peaceful transition of power is complete.", "That purge could very likely hurt far-right accounts – something Facebook itself has implicitly acknowledged, according reports from The Wall Street Journal and The Washington Post."
Experts say Facebook and twitter were 'indirectly involved' in the US capitol siege since they gave president trump and his far-right supporters a place to congregate for years. According to Business Insider on Saturday, 9 January, "The movement that stormed the Capitol was born out of ‘Stop the Steal’" – Trump’s baseless campaign that the 2020 presidential election was stolen from him – "which not only started on Facebook and Twitter but grew, aided by the algorithm that those platforms use to make money," Ruby-Sachs said.", "A group of pro-Trump extremists stormed the US Capitol on Wednesday, and while some experts have told Insider platforms like Facebook and Twitter aren’t "directly implicit" in the violence that ensued, they’re not completely absolved of their role in it either."
Facebook pressed to retain digital evidence from capitol riot. According to Bloomberg Quint on Saturday, 9 January, "U.S. Senator Mark Warner, a Democrat from Virginia, wrote to Facebook Inc. Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg and asked him to "undertake reasonable measures" to retain any content linked to the attacks that may be needed for future legal action.", "Warner, the incoming chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, earlier described Twitter Inc.’s decision to ban President Donald Trump as "an overdue step." Facebook has already blocked Trump on its platforms at least until the end of his term."
The 21 books on big tech to watch out for in 2021, busting the scandalous inside stories and wild rise of giants like Facebook, spacex, and spotify wide open. According to Business Insider on Sunday, 10 January, "Highlights include "An Ugly Truth", the latest deep dive into Facebook from New York Times reporters Sheera Frenkel and Cecilia Kang, which reveals how Facebook tried to deny its role in the spread of disinformation worldwide, and "Driven", the new book from Insider’s very own Alex Davies, which charts Big Tech’s battle to develop autonomous vehicles."
Elon Musk made a jab at Facebook, linking the rampage at the capitol to the social network. it's the latest insult in a years-long feud between musk and mark zuckerberg.. According to Business Insider on Sunday, 10 January, "Soon after, both the SpaceX and Tesla pages disappeared from Facebook, but Musk said it wasn’t a "political statement," he just finds Facebook unsettling.", "After another fan pointed out that Tesla had a Facebook page too, Musk tweeted that it "looks lame anyway."