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Facebook Price to Earning vs. Shares Outstanding

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FB -- USA Stock  

Fiscal Quarter End: March 31, 2020  

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Facebook Shares Outstanding vs. Price to Earning Fundamental Analysis

Facebook is rated below average in price to earning category among related companies. It is rated # 2 in shares outstanding category among related companies creating about  75,031,133  of Shares Outstanding per Price to Earning.
Price to Earnings ratio is typically used for current valuation of a company and is one of the most popular ratios that investors monitor daily. Holding a low PE stock is less risky because when a company's profitability falls, it is likely that earnings will also go down as well.In other words, if you start from a lower position, your downside risk is limited. There are also some investors who believe that low Price to Earnings ratio reflects the low pricing because a given company is in trouble. On the other hand, a higher PE ratio means that investors are paying more for each unit of profit.
Facebook 
P/E 
 = 
Market Value Per Share 
Earnings Per Share 
=
32.12 
Generally speaking, the Price to Earnings ratio gives investors an idea of what the market is willing to pay for the company's current earnings.
Outstanding Shares are shares of common stock of a public company that were purchased by investors after they were authorized and issued by the company to the public. Outstanding Shares are typically reported on fully diluted bases which include exotic instruments such as options, or convertibles bonds.
Facebook 
Shares Outstanding 
 = 
Public Shares 
Repurchased 
=
2.41 B
Outstanding shares that are stated on company Balance Sheet are used when calculating many important valuation and performance indicators including Return on Equity, Market Cap, EPS and many others.

Facebook Shares Outstanding Comparison

  Shares Outstanding 
    
  Facebook Comparables 
Facebook is one of the top stocks in shares outstanding category among related companies.

Facebook Fundamental Comparison