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SAN FRANCISCO, July 30- Facebook Inc's stock on Tuesday came within a hair of reclaiming its $38 debut price for the first time since going public in 2012, a milestone in the social networking company's effort to wipe away Wall Street's skepticism of its business.
Your newsfeed may soon have TV-style advertisements. Facebook plans to sell 15-second spots to marketers in an effort to dip into the gold mine of money made by TV networks ad deals.
SAN FRANCISCO/ NEW YORK, July 25- Facebook Inc's mobile advertising success offers a ray of hope for Internet companies trying to make money within the confines of the smartphone's small screen.
Facebook stock has a long way to climb due to a few factors, Colin Sebastian of R.W. Baird says.
Growing revenue from mobile ads is helping facebook shares. Aeisha Mastagni, CalSTRS, and Arvind Bhatia, Sterne Agee, discuss the next move for Facebook investors.
Mark Zuckerberg may have dispelled his investor's fears about Facebook being less used among teens in his prepared words for the quarterly release. Shares rose sharply at %17.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 24- Facebook Inc delivered strong evidence it can thrive on smartphones and tablets on Wednesday, reporting a much better-than-anticipated surge in mobile advertising revenue in the second quarter that ignited a 20 percent share rally.
The Securities and Exchange Commission said in a statement that Trendon Shavers, 30, of McKinney, Texas, and his company Bitcoin Savings& Trust used money from new investors to cover withdrawals by other investors and his own expenses. He raised at least 700,000 Bitcoin, or $4.5 million, from investors in multiple states, the SEC said.
July 7- Liberty Media Corp Chairman John Malone, who has bought and sold cable and media companies for decades, might be the most popular billionaire roaming the Sun Valley Resort as deal making returns to the spotlight at the annual gathering of media and tech moguls.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 1- The Winklevoss twins, who famously alleged that Facebook Inc founder Mark Zuckerberg stole their website idea, have revealed plans for an IPO that will give investors exposure to the value of digital currency Bitcoins.
June 20- Facebook Inc introduced video for its popular photo sharing application Instagram in an attempt to go to head-to-head with rival Twitter. Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg and Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom were on hand to unveil the offering at Facebook's Menlo Park, California headquarters.
Mark Mahaney, RBC Capital Markets analyst, discusses why it's important Facebook shows it can generate "meaningful revenue."
SAN FRANCISCO, June 19- A year after Facebook Inc's fumbled IPO, Wall Street remains slow to recognize what Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg argues has been an across-the-board improvement in its business.
Facebook founder and billionaire Mark Zuckerberg ditched his trademark hoodie as he arrived in Seoul to meet with South Korean President Park Geun-hye and Samsung Electronics officials to discuss ways to enhance business cooperation.
"Squawk Box" hit the road this week from the HP tech conference in Vegas to the US Open -- with a whole lot of, um, Squawkward moments in between!
The social media sector is getting a big boost this year. What are companies like Annie's and Yelp doing right that Facebook seems to be doing wrong? Anthony DiClemente, Barclays, and CNBC's Julia Boorstin discuss.
One father bet his son's college savings on the stock, with Patricia Powell, Powell Financial Group, and Ric Edelman, Edelman Financial Services.
A banker in Germany fell asleep at his computer with this finger pressed on the number 2, causing the accidental transfer of millions of euros. Jamie Dimon is ready to fight back against anyone who wants to sue the bank over London Whale losses. CNBC's John Carney and Kayla Tausche, discuss.
A bull and bear play on Lululemon's leadership change, with Fast Money traders, Josh Brown and Mike Murphy. And, Paul Meeks, Saturna Capital, explains why he changed his mind on the tech giant since going public last year.
Aeisha Mastagni, CalSTRS investment officer, shares her views on what Facebook is doing right and where it can improve, as the company comes face-to-face with some unhappy shareholders.