NASDAQ:CYOU - Changyou Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$17.38 -0.61 (-3.39 %)
(As of 06/19/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$17.99
Today's Range$17.16 - $17.98
52-Week Range$17.07 - $44.55
Volume326,200 shs
Average Volume245,509 shs
Market Capitalization$958.94 million
P/E Ratio8.52
Dividend YieldN/A
Changyou Limited develops and operates online games in the People's Republic of China. The company operates through Online Game, Platform Channel, and Others segments. It develops, operates, and licenses online games, including interactive online games that are accessed and played simultaneously by various game players through personal computers; and mobile games played on mobile devices. The company also operates Website, an information portal that provides news, electronic forums, online videos, and other information services on online games to game players; and offers various software applications for PCs and mobile devices, as well as purchases pre-film cinema advertising slots from movie theater operators for advertisers. As of December 31, 2017, it had approximately 5.5 million total average monthly active accounts; and 2.0 million total active paying accounts. The company was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Beijing, the People's Republic of China. Limited is a subsidiary of Inc.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Prepackaged software
SectorComputer and Technology


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio3.05
Quick Ratio3.05


Trailing P/E Ratio8.52
Forward P/E Ratio18.49
P/E Growth1.25

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$580.26 million
Price / Sales1.58
Cash Flow$2.3329 per share
Price / Cash7.45
Book Value$24.95 per share
Price / Book0.70


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.04
Net Income$108.83 million
Net Margins11.01%
Return on Equity5.07%
Return on Assets3.45%


Outstanding Shares52,720,000

Changyou (NASDAQ:CYOU) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Changyou's stock symbol?

Changyou trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CYOU."

How often does Changyou pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Changyou?

Changyou announced a special dividend on Thursday, April 5th. Stockholders of record on Friday, April 20th will be paid a dividend of $9.40 per share on Thursday, April 26th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 19th. View Changyou's Dividend History.

How were Changyou's earnings last quarter?

Changyou (NASDAQ:CYOU) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, April, 25th. The technology company reported $0.59 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.53 by $0.06. The technology company had revenue of $137.20 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $129.09 million. Changyou had a net margin of 11.01% and a return on equity of 5.07%. Changyou's quarterly revenue was up 14.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.66 earnings per share. View Changyou's Earnings History.

When is Changyou's next earnings date?

Changyou is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July, 30th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Changyou.

What guidance has Changyou issued on next quarter's earnings?

Changyou issued an update on its second quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, April, 25th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.38-0.47 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.65. The company issued revenue guidance of $110-120 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $120.00 million.

What price target have analysts set for CYOU?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Changyou's shares. Their forecasts range from $28.00 to $40.30. On average, they expect Changyou's stock price to reach $32.5750 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Changyou.

Are investors shorting Changyou?

Changyou saw a decrease in short interest in the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 818,881 shares, a decrease of 31.6% from the May 15th total of 1,196,795 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 252,863 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.2 days.

Who are some of Changyou's key competitors?

Who are Changyou's key executives?

Changyou's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Dewen Chen, CEO & Director (Age 42)
  • Mr. Xiaojian Hong, Chief Operating Officer (Age 40)
  • Mr. Yaobin Wang, Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. Qing Wei, Chief Games Devel. Officer
  • Mr. Ye Li, VP of Games Operation and Publishing

Has Changyou been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about CYOU stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. Accern rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Changyou earned a coverage optimism score of 0.10 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media stories about the technology company an impact score of 44.92 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are Changyou's major shareholders?

Changyou's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include PSquared Asset Management AG (3.02%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (2.92%), FIL Ltd (1.90%), Athos Capital Ltd (0.46%), BlackRock Inc. (0.37%) and Jupiter Asset Management Ltd. (0.26%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Changyou.

Which major investors are selling Changyou stock?

CYOU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Millennium Management LLC, PSquared Asset Management AG and California Public Employees Retirement System. View Insider Buying and Selling for Changyou.

Which major investors are buying Changyou stock?

CYOU stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FIL Ltd, Jupiter Asset Management Ltd., Athos Capital Ltd, Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc., Parametrica Management Ltd, ETF Managers Group LLC, BlackRock Inc. and Point72 Asset Management L.P.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Changyou.

How do I buy shares of Changyou?

Shares of CYOU can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Changyou's stock price today?

One share of CYOU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.38.

How big of a company is Changyou?

Changyou has a market capitalization of $958.94 million and generates $580.26 million in revenue each year. The technology company earns $108.83 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.04 on an earnings per share basis. Changyou employs 2,469 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Changyou?

Changyou's mailing address is Changyou Building Raycom Creative Industrial Park, Beijing F4, 100043. The technology company can be reached via phone at 86-10-6192-0800 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Changyou (CYOU)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  180 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  224 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  404
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Changyou and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CYOU will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CYOU will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/19/2018 by Staff

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