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  • Previous Rank98
  • Revenues ($M)$40,653.00
  • Revenue Percent Change47.1%
  • Profits ($M)$15,934.00
  • Profits Percent Change56%
  • Assets ($M)$84,524.00
  • Employees25,105
  • Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$464,190.10

Facebook has had a tumultuous year, to say the least. The social networking giant found itself mired in a series of controversies, including one involving the political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica. Under intense pressure, CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified at two Congressional hearings where he faced intense criticism over his company’s data privacy practices. Despite the unflattering attention, Facebook’s business continued to grow while its share price, which tumbled soon after the Cambridge Analytica scandal, recovered.

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Company Info

CEO
Mark Zuckerberg
CEO Title
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Sector
Technology
Industry
Internet Services and Retailing
HQ Location
Menlo Park, Calif.
Websitehttp://www.facebook.com
Years on Fortune 500 List6
Employees25,105

Facebook Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$40,653.0047.1%
Profits ($M)$15,934.0056%
Assets ($M)$84,524.00-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$74,347.00-
Market Value — as of March 29, 2018 ($M)$464,190.10-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues39.2%
Profits as % of Assets18.9%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity21.4%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)5.39
EPS % Change (from 2016)54.4%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)251.8%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)-

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2017)53.4%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)46%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)-