Facebook Shares

  • Mark Zuckerberg to sell about $2.3 billion worth of Facebook shares 20-12-2013 08:50 AM

    Bangalore: Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg will sell 41.4 million shares worth about $2.3 billion to pay a tax bill, as part of an offering by the social network of 70 million Class A common shares. Facebook shares, which have doubled in value this year, were down 4 per...
  • Facebook introduces new Like and Share buttons 07-11-2013 12:24 PM

    New Delhi: Restyling its Like button that was introduced in 2010, Facebook announced the introduction of a new design for both Like and Share buttons. Facebook says to have seen a favourable increase in Likes and Shares with the new design and will be rolling these buttons out to everyone...
  • Facebook closes above $40 for 1st time 25-08-2013 10:58 AM

    New York: Facebook's stock closed above $40 for the first time Friday. The social network's shares have gained 53 per cent since July 24, when it reported strong growth in mobile ad revenue and a solid profit during its second quarter. Facebook announced a technology partnership Wednesday that aims to...
  • Facebook surfing pays off for some investors 09-08-2013 02:13 PM

    Boston: Nabil Elsheshai jokes about wasting time on Facebook, but his surfing has paid off. A senior equity analyst for Thrivent Financial in Minneapolis, Elsheshai had advised his firm not to buy Facebook's initial public offering last year at $38 per share due to concerns that it was overpriced. But...
  • US: Man pleads guilty in $ 13 mn Facebook share case 26-06-2013 08:10 AM

    New York: An investment adviser has pleaded guilty in a $ 13 million securities fraud scheme that prosecutors say capitalized on enthusiasm for Facebook shares. Craig L Berkman entered the plea on Tuesday to securities fraud and wire fraud in federal court in Manhattan. The 71-year-old Berkman was a one-time...
  • Twitter updates Vine for Android app, adds Facebook sharing, hashtags 22-06-2013 11:32 AM

    New Delhi: Close on the heels of the introduction of video for the photo sharing application Instagram, Twitter updated its video sharing Android app and added new features including Facebook sharing and searches for hashtags and users. Vine now lets users search for posts by way of hashtags or mentions...