Facebook Downside Deviation

Facebook Inc -- USA Stock  

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Facebook Inc has current Downside Deviation of 1.26. Downside Deviation (or DD) is measured by target semi-deviation (the square root of target semi-variance) and is termed downside risk. It is expressed in percentages and therefore allows for rankings in the same way as standard deviation. An intuitive way to view downside risk is the annualized standard deviation of returns below the target.
Downside Deviation 
SQRT =   Square root notation
DV =   Downside Variance of returns over selected period

Downside Deviation Comparison

Facebook Inc is rated # 3 in downside deviation category among related companies. It is rated # 5 in maximum drawdown category among related companies reporting about  3.41  of Maximum Drawdown per Downside Deviation. The ratio of Maximum Drawdown to Downside Deviation for Facebook Inc is roughly  3.41 
It is the square root of the probability-weighted squared below-target returns. The squaring of the below-target returns has the effect of penalizing failures at an exponential rate. This is consistent with observations made on the behavior of most private investors.
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Facebook, Inc. provides various products to connect and share through mobile devices, personal computers, and other surfaces worldwide. Facebook, Inc. was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, California. Facebook operates under Internet Information Providers classification in USA and traded on NASDAQ exchange. It employs 25105 people. more
NameFacebook Inc
Founder, Chairman and CEOMark ZuckerbergView All
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InstrumentUSA Stock View All
RegionNorth America
CIK Number01326801.0
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar