There better not be a fly in this ointment…

There is a silver lining: there is no chance that I am the only observer of this point stated here. It is simply that people downriver, which include your broker, are so far downstream from this information flow, the “my analyst says Facebook is buy.”
Great for cocktail party talk, irrelevant in how portfolios and capital markets work at the highest level.

Yeehah, welcome to Q4.