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Tech Giants in New Buzz: Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT)

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) [Trend Analysis] retains strong position in active trade, as shares scoring 0.27% to $126.51 in a active trade session, while looking at the shares volume, about 12.06 Million shares have changed hands in this session. Facebook (FB) revealed that a series of suicide prevention tools ahead of World Suicide Prevention Day next weekend. The social media giant has teamed up with support service Samaritans to develop a range of supports for people who may be experiencing suicidal thoughts.

As division of the new process, Facebook will rely on its community of users to flag posts from friends or family which may be indicative of suicidal emotions or tendencies. Posts of concern are then previousitised by Facebook moderators who can contact the relevant individual with help options and resources developed in association with Samaritans. The firm has institutional ownership of 71.60%, while insider ownership included 0.30%. FB attains analyst recommendation of 1.80 with week’s performance of 1.24%. Investors looking additional ahead will note that the Price to next year’s EPS is 28.02%.

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) [Trend Analysis] knocking active thrust in leading trading session, shares raise of 0.14% to 57.67 with about 18.86 Million shares have changed hands in this session. Free Microsoft Office replacement OpenOffice could shut down. WINDOWS 10 alternative OpenOffice, which offers same services to Microsoft Word, Excel and more, could be facing closure due to lack of workers.One of the most popular alternatives to Windows 10 could be facing closure.

OpenOffice, which offers free offerings of same programs to the likes of Microsoft Office programs such as Word and Excel, could be set to retire due to a lack of manpower. The firm’s head has warned that “retirement…is a serious possibility” within the very near future. The stock is going forward its fifty-two week low with 41.48% and lagging behind from its 52-week high price with -1.75%.

Same, the positive performance for the quarter recorded as 11.32% and for the year was 36.21%, while the YTD performance remained at 6.08%. MSFT has Average True Range for 14 days of 0.61.


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