Facebook faces some obvious headwinds over the next few years. Management are aware, and they're already trying to navigate them.
Despite the headwinds, there are still a number of saving graces that will see this stock move up and to the right over the next several years.
A recent addition to the buyback authorization only makes Facebook more appealing.
On January 29th, Facebook (FB) beat estimates on the top and bottom line. Their earnings, at a cursory glance, were quite good, but then the stock plummeted, dropping roughly 7% in after-hours trading.