NetEase Company Profile (NASDAQ:NTES)

About NetEase (NASDAQ:NTES)

NetEase logoNetEase, Inc. (NetEase) is a technology company. The Company operates an interactive online community in China and is a provider of Chinese language content and services through its online games, Internet media, e-mail, e-commerce and other businesses. The Company operates through three segments: Online Game Services; Advertising Services, and E-mail, E-commerce and Others. Its online games business primarily focuses on offering personal computer (PC)-client massively multi-player online role-playing games (PC-client MMORPGs), as well as mobile games to the Chinese market. The NetEase Websites provide Internet users with Chinese language online services centered over three core service categories, which include content, community and communication. Its online advertising offerings include banner advertising, direct e-mail, sponsored special events, games, contests and other activities. It offers free and fee-based premium e-mail services to its individual users and corporate users.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Internet Software & Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:NTES
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $38.45 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 131,524,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $274.68
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $259.15
  • 52 Week Range: $161.00 - $308.66
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.40
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.68
  • P/E Growth: 38.47
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $6.37 billion
  • Price / Sales: 6.04
  • Book Value: $45.91 per share
  • Price / Book: 6.37
  • Annual Dividend: $2.92
  • Dividend Yield: 1.5%
  • EBIDTA: $2.17 billion
  • Net Margins: 29.68%
  • Return on Equity: 32.17%
  • Return on Assets: 23.02%
  • Current Ratio: 2.78%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.78%
  • Average Volume: 1.18 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.7
  • Short Ratio: 0.64

Frequently Asked Questions for NetEase (NASDAQ:NTES)

What is NetEase's stock symbol?

NetEase trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "NTES."

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

NetEase declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 10th. Investors of record on Friday, May 26th will be given a dividend of $1.08 per share on Friday, June 2nd. This represents a $4.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.48%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 24th. View NetEase's Dividend History.

How were NetEase's earnings last quarter?

NetEase Inc (NASDAQ:NTES) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February, 24th. The company reported $2.52 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.53 by $0.01. The business earned $1.22 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $7.59 billion. NetEase had a return on equity of 32.17% and a net margin of 29.68%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 105.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $1.56 earnings per share. View NetEase's Earnings History.

Where is NetEase's stock going? Where will NetEase's stock price be in 2017?

15 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for NetEase's stock. Their forecasts range from $200.00 to $345.00. On average, they anticipate NetEase's stock price to reach $291.93 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for NetEase.

What are analysts saying about NetEase stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about NetEase stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "NetEase, Inc. is an Internet technology company engaged in the development of applications, services and other technologies for the Internet in China. It provides online gaming services that include in-house developed massively multi-player online role-playing games and licensed titles. NetEase also provides online advertising, community services, entertainment content, free e-mail services and micro-blogging services. The Company also offers wireless value-added services such as news and information content, matchmaking services, music and photos from the web that are sent over SMS, MMS, WAP, IVR and Color Ring-back Tone technologies. NetEase, Inc., formerly known as, Inc., is based in Beijing, the People's Republic of China. " (2/21/2017)
  • 2. Credit Suisse Group AG analysts commented, "Overwatch." They think that it offered the company the cushion of managing the slower revenue growth of 3 percent on a quarter-over-quarter basis from mobile.Related Link: After-Hours Action: Cisco, Agilent, NetApp And L Brands On The MoveCredit Suisse said, "Looking ahead, new game launches/ramping up and expansion packs should help sustain online game revenue growth, albeit at a milder pace, and scale improvement of (eCommerce platform launched in 2015) should help lift margin. Medium term, management is exploring AR/VR technology potential." (8/19/2016)

Who are some of NetEase's key competitors?

Who are NetEase's key executives?

NetEase's management team includes the folowing people:

  • William Lei Ding, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Onward Choi, Acting Chief Financial Officer
  • Lun Feng, Director
  • Ting Bun Lee CPA, Director
  • Michael Tong, Director
  • Alice Cheng, Independent Director
  • Michael Leung, Independent Director

Who owns NetEase stock?

NetEase's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. (4.01%), BlackRock Inc. (3.84%), Credit Agricole S A (3.35%), Lazard Asset Management LLC (2.60%), Comgest Global Investors S.A.S. (1.77%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.73%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for NetEase.

Who sold NetEase stock? Who is selling NetEase stock?

NetEase's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC., Lazard Asset Management LLC, Vontobel Asset Management Inc., FIL Ltd, Comgest Global Investors S.A.S., Ariose Capital Management Ltd, TB Alternative Assets Ltd. and Acadian Asset Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for NetEase.

Who bought NetEase stock? Who is buying NetEase stock?

NetEase's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., FMR LLC, Credit Agricole S A, Fisher Asset Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Capital Growth Management LP, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA and Wellington Management Group LLP. View Insider Buying and Selling for NetEase.

How do I buy NetEase stock?

Shares of NetEase can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is NetEase's stock price today?

One share of NetEase stock can currently be purchased for approximately $292.35.

MarketBeat Community Rating for NetEase (NASDAQ NTES)
Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  279 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  198 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  477
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about NetEase and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for NetEase (NASDAQ:NTES) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 4 Hold Ratings, 10 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.60)
Consensus Price Target: $291.93 (0.14% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for NetEase (NASDAQ:NTES)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/22/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$330.00LowView Rating Details
5/11/2017InstinetDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$307.00 -> $297.00MediumView Rating Details
5/11/2017NomuraReiterated RatingBuy -> Hold$305.00 -> $297.00MediumView Rating Details
4/18/2017Benchmark Co.Initiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$325.00MediumView Rating Details
2/23/2017Standpoint ResearchReiterated RatingBuy -> Buy$295.00 -> $340.00N/AView Rating Details
2/16/2017Deutsche Bank AGSet Price TargetBuy$298.00N/AView Rating Details
2/16/2017MizuhoUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
1/18/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncReiterated RatingBuy$305.00N/AView Rating Details
1/11/2017Sanford C. BernsteinInitiated CoverageUnderperform$200.00N/AView Rating Details
12/13/2016Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
11/10/2016Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$195.00 -> $233.00N/AView Rating Details
10/13/2016T.H. CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$227.00 -> $297.00N/AView Rating Details
10/12/2016CICC ResearchUpgradeBuy$345.00N/AView Rating Details
9/28/2016MacquarieBoost Price TargetOutperform$256.00 -> $280.00N/AView Rating Details
8/19/2016Credit Suisse Group AGInitiated CoverageOutperform -> Neutral$200.00 -> $230.00N/AView Rating Details
2/23/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageOverweight$181.00N/AView Rating Details
11/13/2015BNP ParibasBoost Price TargetBuy$170.00 -> $190.00N/AView Rating Details
11/13/2015Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweight$153.00 -> $171.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/29/2015 forward)


Earnings History for NetEase (NASDAQ:NTES)
Earnings by Quarter for NetEase (NASDAQ:NTES)
Earnings History by Quarter for NetEase (NASDAQ:NTES)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/15/2017Q416$3.63$4.01$1.55 billion$1.74 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/9/2016Q316$3.09$3.11$1.42 million$1.38 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2016Q415$2.53$2.52$7.59 billion$1.22 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/11/2015Q315$11.25$2.44$5.51 billion$1.05 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/13/2015Q115$8.69$1.74$3.20 billion$626.75 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/9/2015Q414$1.53$1.56$522.07 million$593.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/12/2014Q314$1.48$1.44$2.85 billion$507.78 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/13/2014Q214$1.46$1.48$432.06 million$446.13 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/12/2014Q413$1.42$1.57$407.79 million$427.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/13/2013Q313$1.34$1.31$391.89 million$410.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/14/2013Q2 2013$1.25$1.37$363.48 million$393.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/15/2013Q1 2013$1.19$1.32$348.13 million$363.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2013Q4 2012$1.09$1.23$348.11 million$373.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/14/2012Q312$1.08$0.98$335.00 million$325.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/15/2012$1.08$1.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2012$1.04$1.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/16/2011$0.86$0.99ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2011$0.70$0.83ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for NetEase (NASDAQ:NTES)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $15.71
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $17.56
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$3.79$3.79$3.79
Q2 20171$3.99$3.99$3.99
Q3 20171$3.90$3.90$3.90
Q4 20171$4.03$4.03$4.03
Q1 20181$4.17$4.17$4.17
Q2 20181$4.25$4.25$4.25
Q3 20181$4.46$4.46$4.46
Q4 20181$4.68$4.68$4.68
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for NetEase (NASDAQ:NTES)
Next Dividend:6/2/2017
Annual Dividend:$2.92
Dividend Yield:1.00%
Payout Ratio:25.15% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
19.12% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
16.66% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for NetEase (NASDAQ:NTES)

Dividend History by Quarter for NetEase (NASDAQ:NTES)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for NetEase (NASDAQ:NTES)
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Headline Trends for NetEase (NASDAQ:NTES)
Latest Headlines for NetEase (NASDAQ:NTES)
DateHeadline logo3 Reasons NetEase’s Momentum Will Continue - May 26 at 5:14 AM logoNetEase: This Chinese Tech Conglomerate Is At Least 20% Undervalued - Seeking Alpha - May 24 at 7:06 PM logoNetEase, Inc. (NTES) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 24, 2017 - Nasdaq - May 24 at 7:06 PM logoUse The 10-Day Moving Average To Get Ahead Of Sell Signals - May 24 at 7:06 PM logoStock Traders Buy High Volume of Call Options on NetEase (NTES) - May 23 at 1:22 PM logoNetEase Inc (NTES) Cut to "Buy" at Vetr Inc. - May 22 at 10:54 PM logoJefferies Group LLC Reiterates Buy Rating for NetEase Inc (NTES) - May 22 at 12:40 PM logoNetEase Reveals Games Pipeline at Third Annual Game Enthusiasts' Day - May 22 at 9:52 AM logoNetEase Inc to Issue Dividend of $1.08 (NTES) - May 19 at 11:56 AM logoNetEase Reaches Analyst Target Price - Nasdaq - May 17 at 11:51 PM logoWill Sina Slip Through Investors' Fingers Yet Again? - May 16 at 10:09 AM logoAnalysts Offer Predictions for NetEase Inc's Q2 2017 Earnings (NTES) - May 15 at 7:33 AM logoNetEase Inc (NTES) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts - May 12 at 4:28 PM logoEdited Transcript of NTES earnings conference call or presentation 11-May-17 1:00am GMT - May 11 at 7:22 PM logoNetEase's (NTES) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at Nomura - May 11 at 1:42 PM logoNetEase Inc (NTES) Downgraded by Instinet - May 11 at 12:32 PM logoInvestors Purchase High Volume of Call Options on NetEase (NTES) - May 11 at 10:22 AM logoNetEase +3.7% as Q1 easily clears expectations - Seeking Alpha - May 11 at 9:19 AM logoNetease Inc. Q1 Earnings Climb 63% - May 11 at 12:07 AM logoNetEase posts 1Q profit - May 11 at 12:07 AM logoNetEase Handily Beats Earnings Views, Stock Jumps After Hours - May 11 at 12:07 AM logoNetEase: Q1 Results Trump Expectations; Stock Jumps - May 11 at 12:07 AM logoNetEase Continues Strong Momentum and Robust Growth in the First Quarter 2017 - May 11 at 12:07 AM logoNetEase Reports First Quarter 2017 Unaudited Financial Results - May 10 at 7:06 PM logoTraders Buy Large Volume of Put Options on NetEase (NTES) - May 10 at 12:21 PM logoNetEase's (NTES) Buy Rating Reiterated at Instinet - May 9 at 8:16 AM logoNetEase: What to Expect from Q1 Earnings - May 8 at 12:17 PM logoActivision Blizzard Beats Q1 Sales, Earnings Targets - May 4 at 6:59 PM logoNetEase (NTES) Getting Favorable Media Coverage, Analysis Shows - May 2 at 10:02 PM logoNetEase (NTES) Given News Sentiment Rating of 0.22 - April 29 at 7:58 PM logoNetEase Inc (NTES) Receives "Buy" Rating from Jefferies Group LLC - April 26 at 6:46 PM logoNetEase (NTES) Getting Positive News Coverage, Analysis Shows - April 26 at 4:08 PM logoNetEase (NTES) Earning Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Study Shows - April 23 at 10:01 PM logoVideogame Stock Roundup: Nintendo's Solid Switch Sales, EA's Star Wars Battlefront 2 Out in November - April 21 at 6:47 PM logoNetEase Games Debuts Crusaders of Light, A Full-Fledged Mobile MMORPG with Massive Raids - April 20 at 9:19 AM logoStocks With Rising Composite Ratings: NetEase - April 19 at 6:56 PM logoThe Stock Picking Robots Are Coming - April 18 at 6:15 PM logoNetEase Inc (NTES) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages - April 17 at 4:49 PM logoNetEase (NTES) Receives Daily Media Sentiment Rating of -0.11 - April 17 at 4:20 PM logoNetEase (NTES) Receiving Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Shows - April 13 at 7:47 PM logoTraders Buy Large Volume of NetEase Put Options (NTES) - April 9 at 1:54 PM logoNetEase Reaches Analyst Target Price - - Nasdaq - April 7 at 11:33 AM logoNetEase Inc (NTES) Short Interest Down 16.4% in March - April 4 at 1:04 PM logoFirst Week of May 19th Options Trading For NetEase (NTES) - March 31 at 7:02 PM logoTwilight Pioneers: The Evil Gate - New Downloadable Content Pack for NetEase's Daydream VR game Available Now - March 30 at 7:10 PM logoZacks Investment Research Downgrades NetEase Inc (NTES) to Hold - March 26 at 1:07 PM logoChina's Hot Stock: IGG Soars 75% In March On Lords Mobile - March 24 at 12:28 AM logoNetEase Inc (NTES) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages - March 22 at 12:22 PM logoNetEase Inc (NTES) Upgraded by Vetr Inc. to Strong-Buy - March 19 at 12:54 PM logoiShares Core MSCI Emerging Markets ETF Experiences Big Inflow - March 16 at 7:40 PM



NetEase (NTES) Chart for Monday, May, 29, 2017

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