It looks as if Facebook (FB +5%) shorts (previous) are taking profits; shares have shot higher...

|About: Facebook (FB)|By:, SA News Editor

It looks as if Facebook (FB +5%) shorts (previous) are taking profits; shares have shot higher in early afternoon trading. Barron's provides details about Capstone's upgrade: the firm says its data indicates total users and game players respectively rose 3.5% and 3% M/M over the past month, and that 48 tracked brands saw their Facebook "fans" increase 10% over this time (boosted by the Olympics). The gaming data could be a positive for share-losing Zynga (ZNGA +0.3%)