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$202.58

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Facebook tests 'subscription groups' for administrators

The company said, "Group admins build safe and supportive communities that people come back to every day. We know that admins invest their time and energy to maintain their groups, and some have told us that they would like tools to help them continue to invest in their community and offer more to members. Today, we're piloting subscriptions with a small number of groups to continue to support group admins who lead these communities. We hear from group admins that they're looking for ways to help them earn money to deepen engagement with their members and continue to support their communities. Many admins do this today by creating an additional subscribers-only group that sits alongside their existing group, and rely on additional tools to track and collect payments. Subscription groups were created to make it easier for admins to provide these experiences with built-in tools, and to save them time so they can focus on offering members-only content. For members, they're now able to sign-up and manage their subscription through the Facebook app for iOS and Android...This subscription groups pilot is testing with a small number of groups across a range of interests who will share input and feedback along the way...As we learn from this pilot and understand how group members feel about subscription groups, we'll continue to improve this experience to help admins offer more to their members and continue to invest in their communities." Reference Link

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06/11/18
JEFF
06/11/18
UPGRADE
Target $50
JEFF
Buy
Match Group upgraded to Buy from Hold at Jefferies
Jefferies analyst Brent Thill upgraded Match Group (MTCH) to Buy and raised his price target for the shares to $50 from $40. The stock closed Friday up 65c to $41.52. A survey of 600 online daters shows many users do not wish to commingle dating with social media, Thill tells investors in a research note. As such, he believes Facebook's (FB) dating will likely appeal to an older demographic rather than millennials on Tinder. The analyst notes that many past Facebook product launches have not impacted publicly traded competition.
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KEYB
06/11/18
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Target $245
KEYB
Overweight
Instagram could be primary growth driver by 2020, says KeyBanc
KeyBanc analyst Andy Hargreaves believes Facebook's Instagram will drive 27% of incremental ad revenue in 2018, going up to 58% by 2020, at which point he estimates the service will have over 1.4B MAU and over $22B of revenue. Given the immense data set of Facebook's combined properties, the massive Instagram opportunity, and the potential of multiple other billion-user products, the analyst recommends buying Facebook. Hargreaves reiterates an Overweight rating and $245 price target on the shares.
06/13/18
MSCO
06/13/18
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MSCO
Morgan Stanley says AT&T ruling may help narrow public/private media value gap
Morgan Stanley analyst Benjamin Swinburne said the court approval of AT&T's (T) acquisition of Time Warner (TWX) without conditions recognized the reality of new competition in the form of content investments from players such as Netflix (NFLX), Google's (GOOGL) YouTube, Amazon (AMZN), Apple (AAPL) and Facebook (FB). This ruling sends a "clear message to other industry players" and market uncertainty on deal prospects could fall, which could mean that equity values will likely rise accordingly, Swinburne tells investors. He notes there remains a large gap, which may now narrow, between private market valuations and public multiples in many parts of media and cable, pointing to Discovery Inc. (DISCK) as an example illustrating that point.
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RBCM
06/20/18
NO CHANGE
Target $250
RBCM
Outperform
Facebook Messenger monetization is a 'pending catalyst', says RBC Capital
RBC Capital analyst Mark Mahaney kept his Outperform rating and a $250 price target on Facebook, saying the company's monetization of its Messenger product with more consistent advertising is "increasingly material" and a "pending catalyst". Mahaney notes that advertising content from companies such as "Equinox, Peloton, USAA, DraftKings, Georgetown University, Staples and Uber" in the Messenger app has been consistent and "reasonably relevant". The analyst also sees the format of the ads as effective - "noticeable, but not overly intrusive".

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United Continental

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