Facebook generated revenue of $16.9 billion during the holiday quarter, compared to close to $13 billion during the same time a year ago. Net income was $6.9 billion, compared to $4.3 billion in Q4 of 2017. This translates to earnings per share of $2.38.
Analysts had expected revenue of $16.4 billion, and earnings per share of $2.19.
“Our community and business continue to grow,” said Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg in a statement. “We’ve fundamentally changed how we run our company to focus on the biggest social issues, and we’re investing more to build new and inspiring ways for people to connect.”
The Tiffany Network finished #1 Tuesday in prime time with an average 6.643 million viewers.
8P ‘Super Bowl’s Greatest Commercials’ finished #1 broadcast program Tuesday with 7.95 million viewers.
9P ‘NCIS’ rerun finished with an average 6.59 million viewers.
10P ‘FBI’ rerun finished #1 in the time slot with an average 5.39 million viewers.
Top Cable Programs Tuesday
9P ‘The Curse of Oak Island’ on The History Channel finished #1 cable program Tuesday in prime time with an average 3.555 million viewers.
9P ‘Rachel Maddow’ on MSNBC finished #2 cable program Tuesday in prime time with an average 3.227 million viewers.
9P ‘Hannity’ on FNC finished #3 cable program Tuesday in prime time with an average 2.826 million viewers.
8P ‘WWE Smackdown’ on USA finished #4 cable program Tuesday in prime time with an average 2.137 million viewers.
9P ‘The Haves and Have Nots’ on Oprah finished #5 cable program Tuesday in prime time with an average 1.879 million viewers.