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Facebook revenue for full year 2015 increased 44%

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Facebook reported financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2015.

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Mobile advertising revenue represented 80% of advertising revenue for Q4 2015.
Revenue for the full year 2015 was $17.93 billion, an increase of 44% year-over-year. Income from operations for the full year 2015 was $6.23 billion. Net income for the full year 2015 was $3.69 billion.

Free cash flow for the full year 2015 was $6.08 billion. Daily active users (DAUs) were 1.04 billion on average for December 2015, an increase of 17% year-over-year.

Mobile DAUs were 934 million on average for December 2015, an increase of 25% year-over-year. Monthly active users (MAUs) were 1.59 billion as of December 31, 2015, an increase of 14% year-over-year.

Mobile MAUs were 1.44 billion as of December 31, 2015, an increase of 21% year-over-year.

Q4 2015 other financial highlights

Mobile advertising revenue represented approximately 80% of advertising revenue for the fourth quarter of 2015, up from 69% of advertising revenue in the fourth quarter of 2014.

Capital expenditures for the fourth quarter of 2015 were $692 million. Cash and cash equivalents and marketable securities were $18.43 billion at the end of the fourth quarter of 2015. Free cash flow for the fourth quarter of 2015 was $2.14 billion.


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