Historical analysis of Facebook income statement accounts such as Cost of Revenue of 1.8 B can show how well Facebook performed in making a profits. Evaluating Facebook income statement over time to spot trends is a great complementary tool to traditional technical analysis and can indicate the direction of Facebook future profits or losses. Financial Statement Analysis is much more than just reviewing and examining Facebook latest accounting reports in order to predict its past. Macroaxis encourages investors to analyze financial statement over time for various trends across multiple indicators and accounts to determine whether Facebook is a good buy for the upcoming year. Additionally see Investing Opportunities.
Earning Before Interest and Taxes EBITEarnings Before Interest and Tax is calculated by adding [TaxExp] and [IntExp] back to [NetInc].
Net IncomeNet income is one of the most important fundamental items in finance. It plays a large role in Facebook financial statement analysis. It represents the amount of money remaining after all of Facebook operating expenses, interest, taxes and preferred stock dividends have been deducted from a company total revenue. The portion of profit or loss for the period; net of income taxes; which is attributable to the parent after the deduction of [NetIncNCI] from [ConsolInc]; and before the deduction of [PrefDivIS].