In this segment from Thursday's edition of Investor Beat, Motley Fool analyst David Hanson tells investors why he's got his eye on Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) stock ahead of its earnings release in two weeks. Facebook has made headlines a number of times recently with a lot of big-ticket flashy acquisitions, and some investors have started to express concern about the company's capital allocation strategies. David takes a moment in the video to remind investors of one key fact about CEO Mark Zuckerberg that gives him a lot of faith in the company's long-term prospects.

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