Meta Platforms Earnings Per Share

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USD 198.62  7.38  3.86%

Meta Platforms fundamentals help investors to digest information that contributes to Meta Platforms' financial success or failures. It also enables traders to predict the movement of Meta Platforms Stock. This fundamental analysis module provides a way for investors to measures Meta Platforms' intrinsic value by examining all of its available economic and financial indicators and drivers, including the cash flow records, the balance sheet account changes, the income statement patterns, and various microeconomic indicators and financial ratios related to Meta Platforms stock. Please note, this module does not cover all equities due to inconsistencies in global equity categorizations. Continue to Equity Screeners to view more equity screening tools.
  
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The current year Earnings Before Interest Taxes and Depreciation Amortization EBITDA is expected to grow to about 59.6 B. The current year Earnings before Tax is expected to grow to about 51 B.

Meta Platforms Earnings Per Share Analysis

Meta Platforms' Earnings per Share (EPS) denotes the portion of a company's earnings that is allocated to each share of common stock. To calculate Earnings per Share investors will need to take a company's net income, subtract any dividends for preferred stock, and divide it by the number of average outstanding shares. EPS is usually presented in two different ways: basic and diluted. Fully diluted Earnings per Share takes into account effects of warrants, options, and convertible securities and is generally viewed by analysts as a more accurate measure.
 2019 2020 2021 2022 (projected)
Consolidated Income18.48 B29.15 B39.37 B42.48 B
Direct Expenses12.77 B16.69 B22.65 B24.44 B
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Current Meta Platforms Earnings Per Share

    
  13.97 X  
Most of Meta Platforms' fundamental indicators, such as Earnings Per Share, are part of a valuation analysis module that helps investors searching for stocks that are currently trading at higher or lower prices than their real value. If the real value is higher than the market price, Meta Platforms is considered to be undervalued, and we provide a buy recommendation. Otherwise, we render a sell signal.

Meta Platforms Earnings Per Share Driver Correlations

Understanding the fundamental principles of building solid financial models for Meta Platforms is extremely important. It helps to project a fair market value of Ford stock properly, considering its historical fundamentals such as Earnings Per Share. Since Meta Platforms' main accounts across its financial reports are all linked and dependent on each other, it is essential to analyze all possible correlations between related accounts. However, instead of reviewing all of Meta Platforms' historical financial statements, investors can examine the correlated drivers to determine its overall health. This can be effectively done using a conventional correlation matrix of Meta Platforms' interrelated accounts and indicators.

Meta Platforms Earnings Per Share Historical Pattern

Today, most investors in Meta Platforms Stock are looking for potential investment opportunities by analyzing not only static indicators but also various Meta Platforms' growth ratios. Consistent increases or drops in fundamental ratios usually indicate a possible pattern that can be successfully translated into profits. However, when comparing two companies, knowing each company's earnings per share growth rates may not be enough to decide which company is a better investment. That's why investors frequently use a static breakdown of Meta Platforms earnings per share as a starting point in their analysis.
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Earnings per Share is one of the most critical measures of the firm's current share price and is used by investors to determine the overall company profitability, especially when compared to the EPS of similar companies.
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Meta Platforms Shareholders Equity

Shareholders Equity

101.74 Billion

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Meta Platforms Shareholders Equity is projected to increase significantly based on the last few years of reporting. The past year's Shareholders Equity was at 124.88 Billion
According to the company disclosure, Meta Platforms has an Earnings Per Share of 13.97 times. This is much higher than that of the Communication Services sector and significantly higher than that of the Internet Content & Information industry. The earnings per share for all United States stocks is notably lower than that of the firm.

Meta Platforms Earnings Per Share Peer Comparison

Stock peer comparison is one of the most widely used and accepted methods of equity analyses. It analyses Meta Platforms' direct or indirect competition against its Earnings Per Share to detect undervalued stocks with similar characteristics or determine the stocks which would be a good addition to a portfolio. Peer analysis of Meta Platforms could also be used in its relative valuation, which is a method of valuing Meta Platforms by comparing valuation metrics of similar companies.
Meta Platforms is currently under evaluation in earnings per share category among related companies.

Meta Platforms Current Valuation Drivers

We derive many important indicators used in calculating different scores of Meta Platforms from analyzing Meta Platforms' financial statements. These drivers represent accounts that assess Meta Platforms' ability to generate profits relative to its revenue, operating costs, and shareholders' equity. Below are some of Meta Platforms' important valuation drivers and their relationship over time.
201720182019202020212022 (projected)
Net Income Per Employee634.69 K621.35 K370.13 K496 K547.03 K452.57 K
Revenue Per Employee1.62 M1.57 M1.42 M1.46 M1.64 M1.44 M
Average Assets76.52 B92.26 B121.07 B145.95 B167.43 B180.64 B
Earnings Before Interest Taxes and Depreciation Amortization EBITDA23.62 B29.68 B30.55 B40.04 B55.25 B59.61 B
Earnings Before Interest Taxes and Depreciation Amortization USD23.62 B29.68 B30.55 B40.04 B55.25 B59.61 B
Earnings before Tax20.59 B25.36 B24.81 B33.18 B47.28 B51.02 B
Average Equity68.56 B80.37 B92.58 B115.44 B132.53 B142.99 B
Enterprise Value505.56 B367.09 B578.47 B777.04 B933.79 B1,007.51 B
Free Cash Flow17.48 B15.36 B21.21 B23.63 B39.12 B42.2 B
Invested Capital52.58 B60.7 B89.96 B117.74 B122.29 B131.95 B
Invested Capital Average45.74 B56.08 B82.47 B104.95 B126.99 B137.01 B
Market Capitalization512.76 B376.72 B585.32 B778.04 B935.64 B1,009.51 B
Tangible Asset Value64.42 B77.74 B113.77 B139.64 B146.16 B157.69 B
Working Capital44.8 B43.46 B51.17 B60.69 B45.53 B41.58 B

Meta Platforms Fundamentals

About Meta Platforms Fundamental Analysis

The Macroaxis Fundamental Analysis modules help investors analyze Meta Platforms's financials across various querterly and yearly statements, indicators and fundamental ratios. We help investors to determine the real value of Meta Platforms using virtually all public information available. We use both quantitative as well as qualitative analysis to arrive at the intrinsic value of Meta Platforms based on its fundamental data. In general, a quantitative approach, as applied to this company, focuses on analyzing financial statements comparatively, whereas a qaualitative method uses data that is important to a company's growth but cannot be measured and presented in a numerical way.
Please read more on our fundamental analysis page.
Last ReportedProjected for 2022
Earnings Before Interest Taxes and Depreciation Amortization EBITDA55.3 B59.6 B
Earnings before Tax47.3 B51 B
Meta Platforms, Inc. develops products that enable people to connect and share with friends and family through mobile devices, personal computers, virtual reality headsets, wearables, and in-home devices worldwide. Meta Platforms, Inc. was incorporated in 2004 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, California. Meta Platforms operates under Internet Content Information classification in the United States and is traded on NASDAQ Exchange. It employs 71970 people.

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Is Meta Platforms' industry expected to grow? Or is there an opportunity to expand the business' product line in the future? Factors like these will boost the valuation of Meta Platforms. If investors know Meta Platforms will grow in the future, the company's valuation will be higher. The financial industry is built on trying to define current growth potential and future valuation accurately. All the valuation information about Meta Platforms listed above have to be considered, but the key to understanding future value is determining which factors weigh more heavily than others.
The market value of Meta Platforms is measured differently than its book value, which is the value of Meta Platforms that is recorded on the company's balance sheet. Investors also form their own opinion of Meta Platforms' value that differs from its market value or its book value, called intrinsic value, which is Meta Platforms' true underlying value. Investors use various methods to calculate intrinsic value and buy a stock when its market value falls below its intrinsic value. Because Meta Platforms' market value can be influenced by many factors that don't directly affect Meta Platforms' underlying business (such as a pandemic or basic market pessimism), market value can vary widely from intrinsic value.
Please note, there is a significant difference between Meta Platforms' value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine Meta Platforms value by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, Meta Platforms' price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.