If You Invested $1,000 in Facebook in 2012, This Is How Much You Would Have Today

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At times, it's hard to believe that the company now called Meta Platforms (NASDAQ: META) had its initial public offering (IPO) more than 10 years ago. For most of that decade-long stretch, Meta (originally known by the name of its key asset, Facebook) was the social media stock for many. It still anchors the acronym for the group of stocks that have come to symbolize cutting-edge tech: the FAANG stocks.