Facebook is back in the spotlight today after raising $500 million from Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) and a Russian investor. With all the hype that Facebook may go public in the near future, now is a great time to take a look at whether Facebook users are particularly valuable when compared to the competition:
via Google Generates 6 Times More Revenue Per User than Facebook (NASDAQ:AMZN, NASDAQ:EBAY, NASDAQ:GOOG, NASDAQ:YHOO, NASDAQ:BIDU, NYSE:GS) | Wall St. Cheat Sheet.
This story dated 1/5/2011. I have not looked at how they tabulated these numbers but statistics can favour whoever wrote the mathematical formula. Interesting nonetheless.