Document Type


Publication Date

Spring 2022


Liliya Hogaboam

Course Title

Advanced Engineering Economics

Course Number

ETM 535


Web3.0 is the latest generation of internet, which is about decentralization and democratization, built on blockchain technology, high computer power and high-speed network. Metaverse overlaps with Web3.0 in terms of decentralization and is built on the same base technologies but talks about virtual realities and brings immersive experiences.

This study explores how the web has evolved over the years and analyzes the current market trends of Web3.0. The purpose of the study is to examine the investments made by Meta Platforms Inc. which is one of the market leaders of the Internet industry and provide an in-depth financial analysis by evaluating its financial statements and different financial metrics. The study also includes estimating the value of the company based on the Discounted Cash Flow valuation method.

The valuation conducted in this study forecasts Meta Platforms Inc. to be a promising investment with high positive returns. The valuation may be utilized by analysts for further analysis in their research.


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