Facebook Has Over a Billion Daily Active Users on Average

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Facebook has officially topped 1.5 billion monthly active users, and for the first time reported over a billion daily active users on average.

The company reported 1.55 MAUs as of September, 2015 and 1.01 billion average DAUs.

This is an increase of 14 and 17 percent year-over-year, respectively.

With $4.5 billion in revenue and $0.57 earnings per share, Facebook has beat estimates ($4.37 billion and $0.52 earnings per share).

Stock close up $1.36 today, and is around 3 percent up in after-hours trading.

"We had a good quarter and got a lot done," said Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook founder and CEO. "We're focused on innovating and investing for the long term to serve our community and connect the entire world."

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The first time Facebook ever hit one billion users logged on in a single day was late August.

Josh Wolford
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