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The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has caused many global stocks to lose value, and this has even affected the share price of some of the world's most popular stocks.

While the impact on travel and tourism companies is obvious, it's harder to determine what the pandemic's impact will be on social media companies like Facebook and Instagram, which is an American photo and video-sharing platform that currently has over one billion users worldwide.

Can I buy Instagram shares?

While you can't invest directly in Instagram, you can buy Facebook shares, which is the company that owns Instagram. Facebook is listed on the NASDAQ with stock code FB.US the current share price is $159.15 (25 minute delay).

Instagram is owned by Facebook (FB) a leading N/A business based in the USA. It opened the day at $165.94, after a previous close of $N/A. During the day the price has varied from a low of $157.95 to a high of $166. The latest price was $159.15 (25 minute delay). Instagram (FB) is listed on the NASDAQ and employs 77805 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollar.

How to buy shares in Instagram

  1. Choose a share-dealing platform. If you’re a beginner, our table below can help you choose.
  2. Open your account. You’ll need your ID, bank details and national insurance number.
  3. Confirm your payment details. You’ll need to fund your account with a bank transfer, debit card or credit card.
  4. Search the platform for stock code: FB in this case.
  5. Research Instagram (Facebook) shares. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your Instagram (Facebook) shares. It's that simple.

Information last updated 2022-07-26.
Open$165.94Previous close$N/A
High$166Change$N/A
Low$157.95Change %N/A%
Close$159.15Timestamp2022-07-26
Volume26467734GMT offset0
IndustryInternet Content & InformationCurrency symbol$
CodeFBCountry nameUSA
TypeCommon StockCountry ISOUS
NameMeta Platforms Inc.ISINN/A
ExchangeNASDAQCUSIPN/A
Currency codeUSDSectorCommunication Services
Currency nameUS DollarFull-time employees77805

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An overview of Facebook the parent company of Instagram

Meta Platforms, Inc. develops products that enable people to connect and share with friends and family through mobile devices, personal computers, virtual reality headsets, wearables, and in-home devices worldwide. It operates in two segments, Family of Apps and Reality Labs. The Family of Apps segment's products include Facebook, which enables people to share, discover, and connect with interests; Instagram, a community for sharing photos, videos, and private messages, as well as feed, stories, reels, video, live, and shops; Messenger, a messaging application for people to connect with friends, family, groups, and businesses across platforms and devices through chat, audio and video calls, and rooms; and WhatsApp, a messaging application that is used by people and businesses to communicate and transact privately. The Reality Labs segment provides augmented and virtual reality related products comprising virtual reality hardware, software, and content that help people feel connected, anytime, and anywhere. The company was formerly known as Facebook, Inc. and changed its name to Meta Platforms, Inc. in October 2021. Meta Platforms, Inc. was incorporated in 2004 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, California.

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