Meta Platforms (META -4.13%) stock has been a hot topic of discussion among investors. The company formerly known as Facebook changed its name and focus to pioneering the metaverse. Opinions are mixed on whether that's a good decision. Regardless, investors are curious for insights into its progress thus far and how its vibrant social media business is doing. 

Stock prices used were the afternoon prices of Oct. 17, 2022. The video was published on Oct. 19, 2022.