About Changyou (NASDAQ:CYOU)
Changyou.com 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 17173.com 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. Changyou.com Limited is a subsidiary of Sohu.com Inc.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Prepackaged software
SectorComputer and Technology
Trailing P/E Ratio8.92
Forward P/E Ratio19.09
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$580.26 million
Price / Sales1.63
Cash Flow$2.4081 per share
Price / Cash7.45
Book Value$24.95 per share
Price / Book0.72
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.04
Net Income$108.83 million
Return on Equity5.07%
Return on Assets3.45%
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 declared 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) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 25th. The technology company reported $0.59 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.53 by $0.06. The technology company had revenue of $137.20 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $129.09 million. Changyou had a return on equity of 5.07% and a net margin of 11.01%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 14.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.66 earnings per share. View Changyou's Earnings History.
When is Changyou's next earnings date?
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 earnings per share (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 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for Changyou's stock. Their predictions 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 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 trading volume, of 252,863 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.2 days.
Who are some of Changyou's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Changyou include BOX (BOX), Qualys (QLYS), Coupa Software (COUP), Manhattan Associates (MANH), Paylocity (PCTY), CommVault Systems (CVLT), ACI Worldwide (ACIW), Mongodb (MDB), Cornerstone OnDemand (CSOD), BlackLine (BL), Q2 (QTWO), Appian (APPN), Mimecast (MIME), Cogent Communications (CCOI) and Alteryx (AYX).
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?
News headlines about CYOU stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Changyou earned a daily sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the technology company an impact score of 46.55 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.
Who are Changyou's major shareholders?
Changyou's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors 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 $17.94.
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]
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