Facebook’s next act

In this installment of Investor Beat: the social networking site celebrates its one-year anniversary as a public company. What’s next for the internet giant?

By Motley Fool Investor Beat May 17, 2013 5:00PM
It was one year ago that Facebook (FB) went public.  And on Friday, Facebook’s stock trades around 30% below its IPO price.
 
Are shares headed higher?  What will Facebook do for its next act?  In our lead story on Investor Beat, Motley Fool analysts James Early and Ron Gross discuss the future of Facebook.
The Yahoo!  (YHOO) is reportedly in advanced talks with Tumblr, the popular blogging service.  Yahoo would either take a significant stake in Tumblr or acquire the company outright.    Investor Beat talks about what it means for investors.
 
And eight members of Congress have sent a letter to Google (GOOG) asking about privacy issues related to Google’s camera-equipped glasses.   The development comes the same week that Google CEO Larry Page revealed that he was dealing with vocal cord paralysis.    Our analysts discuss the future of Google.

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May 17, 2013 6:10PM
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Facebook is a useless company based on smoke.

I would never buy their stocks, nor use facebook.

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