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Facebook says ticker symbol will be FB, annual revenue $3.7 billion


Facebook Inc. finally filed its long-awaited S-1 on Wednesday afternoon and revealed lots of juicy details about the company. The social media giant also disclosed its ticker symbol, FB, but did not say whether it would be listed on the Nasdaq or New York Stock Exchance -- it could be weeks or months before that is determined.

Here's a quick rundown of Facebook's pertinent numbers, according to the filing: 

Users: 845 million, of which 483 million are daily users

Annual revenue: $3.7 billion

Operating income: $1.8 billion

Profit: $1 billion

If you'd like to dig through the filing yourself, you can find it here. Keep checking back for more updates.


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-- Andrea Chang

Photo: A worker at Facebook's headquarters in Menlo Park. Credit: Paul Sakuma/AP Photo

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