Facebook Stock Up 15% On Strong Earnings News


By Jim Edwards

Facebook has blown away expectations on both topline revenues and bottom line earnings per share.

See the full numbers here.

EPS: 19 cents (expectation was 14 cents).

Revenue: $1.81 billion (expectations were $1.62 billion.).

That's a big, big beat.

The stock took a big leap after the numbers came out, up 15% in seconds. FB has been trading around $26.30 all day.

User numbers:

Daily Active Users: 699 million, up 27%.
Monthly Active Users: 1.15 billion, up 21%.
Mobile MAUs: 819 million, up 51%.
FB pops up 12% in after market.

Here's a snapshot of the top and bottom lines:



For live coverage of the earnings call, head over to Business Insider.

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