Facebook publishes its financial results for the third quarter of fiscal year




Social Network announced that Facebook has just announced its financial results for the third quarter of this year, 2015, and achieved the Facebook strong financial earnings for the quarter exceeded analysts’ expectations.

Social Network indicated that it achieved a net income of $ 896 million, or 31 cents per share, while revenue totaled $ 4.5 billion, an increase of 12.5% ​​compared to last year, and Analysts had expected revenue of $ 4.36 billion.

Facebook said that advertising revenue reached $ 4.2 billion, an increase of 45% compared to last year, and represented mobile advertising revenue is about 78% of the total advertising revenue for the third quarter of 2015, and the ratio refers to the 66% in the third quarter of last year 2014.

The number of active users daily user 1.01 billion, an increase of 17% on an annual basis, and exceeded the number of active daily users who use the mobile user 894 million, an increase of 27% on an annual basis.

The number of monthly active users increased by 14% on an annual basis to $ 1.55 billion monthly active users, Analysts had expected growth of up to 1.52 billion monthly active users.

The statement pointed out that the number of application users Watts August owned by Facebook reached 900 million active users per month, while the number of users reached IM application for Facebook 700 million monthly active users.

Said Mark Zuckerberg, founder and CEO of the network Facebook in a statement, “We had a fourth well have been doing a lot of things,” added Marc “We focus on innovation and long-term investment to serve our society and to link the entire world.”

Facebook is investing heavily in the mobile phones sector, especially video, is attracting advertisers actively, and noted private media network Facebook users to watch a day more than 8 billion a video clip.

She added that about 75% of all videos on Facebook has been viewed via mobile devices, making Facebook a strong competitor to YouTube, a subsidiary of Google.

The company hopes to add more revenue through advertising network share photos of Anstagram, which has 400 million monthly active users, and that Facebook has to possess in 2012 in exchange for dollars, and has recently expanded its product marketing.

It is noteworthy that Facebook is working on the launch of the new private news application next week, and holds Notify the application name, which will be a competitor to the application snapchat and Twitter in the news.

Application and feature resembles the news that the company has previously launch and bearing the name Instant Articles, which works to bring news content directly to users’ news summary.


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