Facebook (FB), Twitter (TWTR), Microsoft (MSFT), Alphabet Inc. (GOOG, GOOGL) Tech Giants Vs. Illegal Online Hate Speech


The European Commission together with tech giants Facebook (Nasdaq:FB), Twitter (NYSE:TWTR), Alphabet‘s (Nasdaq:GOOG) (Nasdaq:GOOGL) YouTube and Microsoft (Nasdaq:MSFT) unveil a code of conduct that includes a series of commitments to tackle illegal hate speech online in Europe.



Shares of Facebook, Inc. (Nasdaq:FB) closed in negative territory by 0.48% (or -$0.57) at $118.81 on Tuesday

Facebook had a great start to the year, posting first quarter 2016 revenue of $5.38 billion and non-GAAP net income of $2.23 billion or $0.77 per diluted share versus a revenue of $3.54 billion and non-GAAP net income of $1.19 billion or $0.42 per diluted share in the same period the prior year

Facebook, engaged in developing products that enables users to connect and share through mobile devices and personal computers, has 2.31B Shares Outstanding, Market Capitalization (intraday) of $339.83B and FB stock 52-week range is from $72.00 to $121.08 per share



Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) stock surged $0.12 (or +0.79%) to $15.22 with a total volume of 24,296,612 shares traded on Tuesday

The social network company expects second quarter 2016 revenue to be between $590 million to $610 million

Twitter, which operates as a global platform for public self-expression and conversation in real time, has 696.57M Shares Outstanding, Market Capitalization (intraday) of $10.60B and TWTR stock one-year range is between $13.73 and $38.82 per share



Microsoft Corporation (Nasdaq:MSFT) stock finished Tuesday’s trading session at $53.00, up $0.68 (or +1.30%) and 37,653,081 of its shares changed hands during the day, increased activity versus its average volume (3m) of 29,223,800

The world’s biggest computer software company in the world recently delivered third quarter fiscal 2016 revenue of $20.53 billion and net income of $3.76 billion, or $0.47 per diluted share for the period

Microsoft, which develops, licenses, and supports software products, services, and devices worldwide, has 7.86B Shares Outstanding, Market Capitalization (intraday) of $416.60B and MSFT stock 52-week range is between $39.72 and $56.85 per share



Alphabet Inc. (Nasdaq:GOOG) (Nasdaq:GOOGL) delivered a tremendous start to the year with first quarter 2016 revenue of $20.26 billion, representing a 17% increase year over year

Alphabet is the parent holding company of Youtube and Google. The company has 343.44M Shares Outstanding of GOOG and 293.68M Shares Outstanding of GOOGL. The one-year range for GOOG stock is between $515.18 and $789.87, while for GOOGL stock is from $538.85 and $810.35 per share


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