Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB), Alphabet And Twitter To Amend Terms Of Service For European Users

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Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB), Alphabet Inc and Twitter Inc will have to amend their terms of service for European users within a month or face the risk of fines, a European Commission official said on Friday. U.S. technology companies have faced tight scrutiny in Europe for the way they do business, from privacy to how quickly they remove illegal or threatening content. The Commission and European consumer protection authorities will “take action to make sure social media companies comply with EU consumer rules,” the official said. Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) shares slumped -0.11% to $139.84 on Friday.

Technical Stock Analysis

Shares outstanding are recorded as 2878.53B and total shares floated are 2278.74B. Current ratio which is the relationship between current assets and current liabilities, indicating the liquidity of a business is calculated as 12.00. Company’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 2.09% and distance from 50-Day simple moving average is 5.59%.

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Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) yearly performance is 25.96% and net profit margin is 36.90%. Annual EPS Growth of past 5 years is 62.10%. Company price to earnings (P/E) ratio, which measures the relationship between the earnings of a company and its stock price, is calculated as 40.25. The current share price indicate that stock is -0.29% away from its one year high and is moving 31.54% ahead of its 52-week low.

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Rocket Fuel Inc. (NASDAQ:FUEL) shares moved to $4.10 after starting the day at $3.89. Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 1 analyst of Thomson Reuters, 3 analysts given HOLD rating to the stock and 1 given UNDERPERFORM rating. Analyst’s mean target price for FUEL is $2.87 while analysts mean recommendation is 3.20.

Guess’, Inc. (NYSE:GES) reported fiscal fourth-quarter net income of $6.6 million. On a per-share basis, the Los Angeles-based company said it had net income of 8 cents. Earnings, adjusted for asset impairment costs and pretax expenses, were 41 cents per share. The results did not meet Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 45 cents per share.

At the movement

Guess’, Inc. (NYSE:GES) is under coverage by number of analysts. 1 analyst given UNDERPERFORM rating to stock and 4 analysts given HOLD rating. The consensus recommendation by Thomson Reuters analysts is Hold and their mean rating for the stock is 2.86 on scale of 1-5. Analysts mean target price for Guess’, Inc. (NYSE:GES) is $16.13 while their mean recommendation is 2.90 (1=Buy, 5=sell).

If we look at stock performance in last active day trading, we see that stock has moved gained 4.15% to end the day at $11.30. Company price to earnings (P/E) ratio, which measures the relationship between the earnings of a company and its stock price, is calculated as 14.87. The current share price indicate that stock is -38.50% away from its one year high and is moving 9.82% ahead of its 52-week low.

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