Score 7.3 (out of 10): META PLATFORMS (Facebook) sets up for +10.7% rally in 3 months


What’s Going On Here?

Meta’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg has confirmed that NFTs are coming to Instagram. Instagram users would be able “to mint things within that environment.” Wall Street sees +65% upside for the shares.

Why Now?

META PLATFORMS INC-CLASS A has triggered a new technical analysis ‘rally reversal’ signal. During similar occasions, META PLATFORMS INC-CLASS A shares had a median return of +10.7%, over the following 3 months – based on 10 historical occasions with 8 of those showing positive returns (80%). This buy signal for META PLATFORMS INC-CLASS A received a high score of 7.3 (out of 10). This insight was generated on 2022-March-17 with last price of 207.84.

What’s This Company About?

META PLATFORMS INC- CLASS A is in the Internet Content-Entmnt business. Based on the last 2 years’ risk/return profile, this asset is seen as Very Risky. ‘Wall Street’ analysts think the stock price will be worth +56% (average). Ticker symbol: FB US.

What’s My Risk / Reward and Time Horizon?

We found 3 months to be the optimal trade horizon, after testing a number of possible alternatives (accuracy of previous returns). Otherwise consider closing out this trade once the target level of 230.05 (+10.7%) has been reached. Based on META PLATFORMS INC-CLASS A’s recent up and down swings, LongShortBets suggests considering to set a stop loss level for this insight at 192.04 (last price at 207.84), which is equivalent to a -7.6% decline.

Returns during similar periods:

The chart above shows the previous returns (in %) based on similar setups with the most recent ‘insight’ shown under (1), the second most recent ‘insight’ under (2), etc.

Previous episodes:

-1% (October-2021), 16.5% (January-2021), 3.8% (September-2020), 19.8% (July-2020), 33% (March-2020), 21.4% (October-2019), 7.6% (August-2019), 3.2% (June- 2019), 13.8% (November-2018), -21.4% (August-2018).

Historical Chart:


Star (1 to 10)7.3
Time3 months
Hit Rate80%


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