Facebook IPO, interesting facts inside the SEC filing


(CBS) - Facebook filed for its initial public offering today after markets closed. TechCrunch reported the Security and Exchange Commission's website crashed soon after. It seems to be up, for now. The social network plans to raise $5 billion. 

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Here are some interesting details we found in Facebook's prospectus.

Proposed ticker symbol: FB

Mark Zuckerberg's compensation in 2011 was $1.49 million

Sheryl Sandberg's compensation in 2011 was $30.9 million

There are 845 million monthly active users on Facebook

Total revenue for 2011 was $3.7 billion

That  makes each Facebook profile worth about $43.79

More than 100 billion friend connections on Facebook as of December 31, 2011.

Facebook is offering up 117,097,143 shares of Class A common stock and 1,758,902,390 shares of Class B

Mark Zuckerberg has 56.9% voting power before IPO

Full time employees as of December 31, 2011 is 3,200

Advertising accounted for 85% of Facebook revenue in 2011

425 million monthly average users used Facebook mobile products in December 2011

$7 billion worth of virtual goods via Platform developers were sold in 2010, up from $2 billion in 2007

Facebook considers losing Mark Zuckerberg or Sheryl Sandberg as a risk factor

Mark Zuckerberg's controlling vote in key decisions is considered a risk factor

Zynga accounted for approximately 12% of Facebook's revenue


Facebook files to go public, plans to raise $5B

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