Facebook: The Growth Paradox

Jul. 14, 2021 8:23 AM ETMeta Platforms, Inc. (META)9 Comments


  • Facebook's user growth is slowing down in the United States, its biggest source of revenue.
  • However, we expect to see an acceleration in user growth and ARPU in developing countries. This is backed up by population and GDP forecasts.
  • Facebook's biggest asset is its users, which it has just begun to monetize worldwide.
Crowd from above forming a growth graph
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Thesis Summary

Facebook, Inc. (FB) has been one of the most successful companies of the last decade, and through its social media platforms, it reaches all corners of the world. However, analysts are now worried that growth might be slowing down. This is certainly

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