Facebook Stock Tops $200 To Set Record After Soccer Streaming News

While the stock certainly benefited from an overall bullish Friday on Wall Street, investors were also reacting to the news that Facebook has landed its biggest sports streaming deal yet. News emerged Thursday that the social network acquired rights to carry all 380 Premier League soccer matches a season from 2019-2022 in Asian territories including Cambodia, Laos, Thailand and Vietnam. Reports pegged the value of the deal at about $264 million. – Dade Hayes, Deadline Hollywood https://ift.tt/2zgVYhP