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The company earned 54 cents a share on $3.85 billion in revenue for the fourth quarter. Analysts were expecting 48 cents per share on $3.8 billion in revenue, according to Thomson Reuters.
The company ended 2014 with 1.39 billion Monthly Active Users (MAUs), up 13% year-over-year. Mobile MAUs were 1.19 billion as of December 31, 2014, up 26% year-over-year and Daily Active Users (DAUs) were 890 million on average for December 2014, up 18% year-over-year.
"We got a lot done in 2014," Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said in the earnings release. "Our community continues to grow and we're making progress towards connecting the world."
On the mobile front, mobile DAUs were were 745 million on average for December 2014, up 34% year-over-year. The company's other major segments, Instagram, Messenger and WhatsApp recently crossed 300M, 500M and 700M MAUs, respectively.
Shares closed up higher, gaining 1.1% to end at $76.60. Shares were slightly lower in after-hours trading following the results.
--Written by Chris Ciaccia in New York
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