How The FTC Could Derail Meta Platforms' Big Plans

Aug. 21, 2022 9:30 PM ETMeta Platforms, Inc. (META)57 Comments
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  • Meta's core business has turned negative.
  • A shift into the metaverse was supposed to be the answer.
  • Now the FTC is trying to block Meta's acquisition strategy.
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Based on share price alone, the move into the metaverse has not gone well for Meta Platforms (NASDAQ:META). Since the company announced in late October 2021 it was rebranding and refocusing on the metaverse, the stock is down over

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