Facebook's Next Big Moneymaker?
Aug 4th 2012 12:52PM
Updated Aug 4th 2012 12:58PM
Niko Waesche is a venture capitalist, entrepreneur, and author of the book Simply Seven: Seven Ways to Create a Sustainable Internet Business. While Facebook has acknowledged its challenges in monetizing its own mobile platform, is there another big moneymaking opportunity it could take advantage of? In this audio interview, Waesche analyzes the opportunities in the mobile-payment industry and shares why Visa and eBay's PayPal unit should be wary of Facebook's opportunity to become a major player in the mobile-payment industry.
Visa pays a dividend, but it's definitely not trading at a discount. Investors looking for dividend-paying stocks trading at bargain prices should check out The Motley Fool's free report "2 Dirt Cheap Stocks With HUGE Dividends." You can get analysis of a market leader in payment systems and a high-yielding energy company by accessing this report. It won't be available forever, so click here -- it's free.
The article Facebook's Next Big Moneymaker? originally appeared on Fool.com.Chris Hill owns shares of eBay. The Motley Fool owns shares of Facebook and MasterCard and has created a bear call spread position in American Express. Motley Fool newsletter services have recommended buying shares of Visa, eBay, and Facebook and creating a write covered strangle position in American Express. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.
Copyright © 1995 - 2012 The Motley Fool, LLC. All rights reserved. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.