Meta Platforms: Expect More Turbulence In 2023


  • META has lost 60%+ of its value this year as it wrestles with mounting macroeconomic headwinds and Apple signal-loss impacts to its ad-centric business that will likely last through 2023.
  • Waning investor confidence in the company’s loss-incurring metaverse ambitions under the current market climate plagued by surging borrowing costs has also weighed on the stock’s performance.
  • The following analysis will dive into key focus areas heading into 2023, and gauge whether the stock has found bottom after rebounding from early-November lows to finding support at the $110 range.

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Kelly Sullivan

It has been an ugly year for Meta Platforms’ stock (NASDAQ:META). Having lost more than 60% of its market value on a year-to-date basis, investors continue to question whether the worst of the stock’s wipe-out has passed.


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