Facebook shares jumped in excess of 12% in after-hours trading Wed in the result of Q4 results that blew gone away from Divider Lane estimates.
Facebook attained 79 cents per dispensation on revenues of $5.84 gazillion in Q4 (up 52%), whacking expectations of 68 cents on revenues of $5.37 trillion. Ad net income grew 57%, to $5.63 million, with transportable ad gross income rise 81%, to $4.5 cardinal.
Facebook too issued Q4 stats, announcing that surplus 1.59 million grouping resort to the help apiece moon, and 1.04 trillion operation it apiece hour, up exceeding 200 cardinal and 148 1000000, correspondingly, year-over-year.
In Dec 2015, 1.44 zillion multitude worn Facebook on expressive devices, up 21%.
The friends aforesaid its customers regard 100 trillion hours of cartridge apiece circadian. In the midst remaining Facebook properties, Instagram has more 400 cardinal “monthly actives,” in excess of 800 billion employ Facebook Legate, and WhatsApp terminated 2015 with 1 cardinal monthly actives.
The brand-new Oculus-powered, $99 Samsung Machinery VR headset shipped behindhand most recent gathering, and Facebook thought it’s “glad with the intial compensation” to the stand. Optic unfasten preorders for its high-end Optic Conflict headsets before that four weeks, with shipments slated to commence in front the extent of Step.
Facebook shares were up $11.63 (12.31%) to $106.08 in after-hours trading Wedneday.