However, amid the Cambridge-Analytica privacy scandal, misinformation, bias, user data, and potential regulation, the company declined.
Many of the services they provide Facebook and the search engine Google, for example are free to use.
But that may not matter. Berkshire Hathaway BRK.
They should offer good value to customers; support their workers with training; be inclusive in matters of gender and race; deal fairly and ethically with all their suppliers; support the communities in which they work; and protect the environment.
Focusing too closely on ever-changing share prices and investor sentiment rather than on underlying fundamentals can be misleading. It is part owned by well-known investor Warren Buffet.
A bull market, strong U. Other rankings, thus, turn to other metrics to determine "largest.
Environmental, social and governance ESG criteria have come to play a role in more and more decisions about how to allocate financial investment.