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Andre Sequin, RBC Capital Markets, explains why he has an "outperform" rating on Facebook and a $40 target. CNBC's Julia Boorstin also weighs in on Facebook's mobile strategy.
Matt Cohler, now a general partner at Benchmark Capital, was one of the first five Facebook hires. He talked to CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” about Facebook’s focus and the growing importance of mobile.
Gene Munster, Piper Jaffray analyst, says that Facebook will be able to monetize mobile users in 1-3 years, but Brian Wieser, Pivotal Research Group analyst has a "hold" on the stock. Meanwhile Lennar says it sees improvements in pricing and volumes in most markets.
This company has attracted more than two million users since it launched in March, making it one of the fastest growing photo-sharing platforms. Temo Chalasani, Cinemagram CEO & co-founder, discusses new trends in mobile apps and how he plans to outpace competitors.
Matt Cohler, Benchmark Capital, discusses his early days as one of Facebook's first few employees, and weighs in on how the culture at the tech giant has changed.
Wall Street's coverage of Facebook began with a mixed bag of ratings today. Jason Helfstein, Oppenheimer & Co. senior analyst, explains why he has an "outperform" rating and a price target of $41 dollars on the stock.
The "Squawk on the Street" news team reports on today's market moving stories, including underwriters initiating coverage on Facebook; another signal the housing market is beginning to recover; and reports Google may unveil its new tablet today at its Developer Conference.
U.S. stock index futures briefly edged higher Wednesday following a better-than-expected durable goods orders report, but quickly erased gains to turn mixed again as investors remained cautious ahead of another EU summit later this week.
Take a look at some of Wednesday’s morning movers:
Can the social networking company capitalize on the information market? Vasant Dhar, NYU Stern School of Business professor, and Henry Blodget, Business Insider CEO & editor-in-chief, weigh in.
The centerpiece of Zynga's 'Unleashed' was a new way to bring together its players across all devices and platforms, what it describes as a "game lobby."
Stocks closed a choppy session higher, rallying from a morning dip but closing off the day's highs as a relief rally offered what likely will be little more than a brief respite from the turmoil ratting the market in June.
Zynga has launched "Zynga With Friends," and CNBC's Julia Boorstin discusses advertising, the mobile industry and stock value with Mark Pincus, Zynga president & CEO.
Small manufacturers are worried about the impact the "fiscal cliff" may have on their businesses, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau. Madelyn Alfano, Maria's Italian Kitchen owner and Beezer Molten, Half-Moon Outfitters founder, discuss their own strategies amid global worries.
It's rare that we purchase anything without checking out reviews, visiting Angie's List or asking friends on Facebook. How can your business reach and respond to those "hidden" buyers?
Facebook has appointed its COO Sheryl Sandberg as its first female board member. Jeff Kilburg of Kilburg Capital and CNBC's Brian Shactman, share their opinions.
While Zynga’s stock price is suffering, and user growth stalls, Neil Doshi, Citi’s interactive entertainment analyst says more mobile apps, and less Facebook reliance should get the game back on.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche and Julia Boorstin report on the latest news in social media stocks; and Jeff Kilburg of Kilburg Capital, explains why he sees a Facebook rally ahead.
In its early days, Facebook was dominated by men, and women employees were left to fend for themselves, said Katherine Losse, an ex-Facebook employee and author of a new book about Facebook's culture.
Parents can now use an array of tools to keep up with the digital lives of their children, raising new quandaries. Is surveillance the best way to protect children? Or should parents trust them to share if they are scared or bewildered by something online?