Rumor Roundup: The Biggest Stories Affecting Facebook's Stock This Week

If it seems as if the Facebook news cycle has taken on a life of its own, well, that's because it effectively has. It's no secret Facebook has hit a rough patch this week, but in one possible bit of good news, the tech giant is looking at monetizing its mobile app so it becomes similar to Twitter. With the stock's price cut in half, large investors are beginning to buy into it. That's something for you Foolish investors to consider when making your next move. Watch the following video to hear about all the latest buzz surrounding the world's largest social network.

After the world's most-hyped IPO turned out to be a dud, most investors probably don't even want to think about shares of Facebook. But there are things every investor needs to know about this company. We've outlined them in our newest premium research report. There's a lot more to this company than meets the eye, so read up on whether there is anything to "like" about it today, and we'll tell you whether we think Facebook deserves a place in your portfolio. Access your report by clicking here

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I agree anyone that even thinks they have a chance at making money off of Facebook are lost fools.

August 20 2012 at 9:14 AM Report abuse rate up rate down Reply