The Ratings Game: Meta stock plummets after earnings—can company ‘salvage any growth’ out of Facebook platform?

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Shares of Meta Platforms Inc. shares were tanking in premarket trading Thursday after the social-media company fell short with its quarterly outlook and outlined a laundry list of business pressures—from the rise of TikTok, to privacy changes made by Apple Inc., to macroeconomic constraints on ad spending.