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: IT Services & Consulting - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:NTES
  • CUSIP: N/A
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Average Prices:
  • 52 Week Range: $193.27 - $337.55
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.11
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.67
  • P/E Growth: 49.26
  • Annual Dividend: $3.64
  • Dividend Yield: 1.2%
  • Net Margins: 29.76%
  • Return on Equity: 35.85%
  • Return on Assets: 24.65%
  • Current Ratio: 2.68%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.68%
  • Beta: 0.92
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. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 26th will be paid 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 1.41%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 24th. View NetEase's Dividend History.

How were NetEase's earnings last quarter?

NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTES) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February, 24th. The company reported $2.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $2.53 by $0.01. The firm earned $1.22 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $7.59 billion. NetEase had a net margin of 29.76% and a return on equity of 35.85%. NetEase's quarterly revenue was up 105.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $1.56 earnings per share. View NetEase's Earnings History.

When will NetEase make its next earnings announcement?

NetEase is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August, 15th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for NetEase.

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

15 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for NetEase's shares. Their forecasts range from $200.00 to $360.00. On average, they expect NetEase's share price to reach $293.36 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. " (7/12/2017)
  • 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 Vontobel Asset Management Inc. (0.00%), Overlook Holdings Ltd (0.00%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.00%), Handelsbanken Fonder AB (0.00%), APG Asset Management N.V. (0.00%) and Manning & Napier Advisors LLC (0.00%). 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 Handelsbanken Fonder AB, Vontobel Asset Management Inc., Overlook Holdings Ltd, Bank of Montreal Can, Handelsinvest Investeringsforvaltning, Waverton Investment Management Ltd, TB Alternative Assets Ltd. and Guinness Atkinson Asset Management Inc. View Insider Buying and Selling for NetEase.

Who bought NetEase stock? Who is buying NetEase stock?

NetEase's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC, Green Court Capital Management Ltd, APG Asset Management N.V., Manning & Napier Advisors LLC, Ardevora Asset Management LLP, Daiwa SB Investments Ltd., Main Street Research LLC and Altfest L J & Co. Inc.. 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 $307.20.

MarketBeat Community Rating for NetEase (NASDAQ NTES)
Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  310 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  220 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  530
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) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 4 Hold Ratings, 9 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.47)
Consensus Price Target: $293.36 (4.51% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for NetEase (NASDAQ:NTES)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
6/16/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$330.00HighView Rating Details
6/7/2017Standpoint ResearchDowngradeBuy -> Reduce$345.00 -> $360.00HighView 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
2/16/2017Deutsche Bank AGSet Price TargetBuy$298.00N/AView Rating Details
2/16/2017MizuhoUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
1/18/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated 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
2/23/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoInitiated 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 7/22/2015 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
8/15/2017$3.87N/AView Earnings Details
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)
Most Recent Dividend:6/2/2017
Annual Dividend:$3.64
Dividend Yield:1.18%
Payout Ratio:25.09% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
22.37% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
18.57% (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 logoCrusaders of Light MMORPG Now Available on Google Play for Android Devices and Facebook Gameroom for PC - July 21 at 4:25 AM logoNetEase Becomes the Overwatch League(TM)'s First China-based ... - PR Newswire (press release) - July 18 at 6:46 AM logoNetEase Becomes the Overwatch League(TM)'s First China-based Team Owner - July 18 at 6:46 AM logoNetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTES) Upgraded to "Buy" at BidaskClub - July 15 at 10:53 PM logoNetEase Games Launches Mobile MMORPG, Crusaders of Light, with $400K Competition - July 14 at 6:59 AM logoNetEase Returns Activision Blizzard's Favor in Overwatch League - July 14 at 6:59 AM logoNetEase Inc (NASDAQ:NTES) Cut to Hold at BidaskClub - July 5 at 6:50 PM logoBe A Patient Investor Like Buffett With These Stocks - July 5 at 9:01 AM logoCan NetEase Stock Bounce Back After Last Week's 10% Drop? - July 4 at 1:31 AM logoETFs with exposure to NetEase, Inc. : July 3, 2017 - July 4 at 1:31 AM logoNetEase, Inc. (NTES) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts - July 3 at 4:44 PM logoAlibaba In Two Big Deals This Morning, Solidifying The Future For Shareholders - June 28 at 1:20 PM logoNetEase Appoints New Chief Financial Officer - PR Newswire - PR Newswire (press release) - June 27 at 7:02 PM logoNetEase (NTES) Announces Zhaoxuan Yang as New CFO - June 26 at 8:39 AM logoNetEase Appoints New Chief Financial Officer - June 26 at 8:39 AM logoCrusaders of Light Brings 40-Person Raids to the App Store on July 13 and Google Play on July 20 - June 24 at 7:25 PM logoETFs with exposure to NetEase, Inc. : June 22, 2017 - June 23 at 8:34 AM logoFourth Time Gets It Done, MSCI Farce Regarding China A Shares Inclusion Finally Played Out - June 21 at 8:10 PM logoNetEase: Overvalued - June 20 at 8:01 PM logoNetEase, Inc. :NTES-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : June 20, 2017 - June 20 at 8:01 PM logoNetEase's (NTES) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Jefferies Group LLC - June 17 at 7:26 AM logoNetEase, Inc. (NTES) Downgraded by BidaskClub - June 16 at 9:23 PM logoTo The Dismay Of The Darkside, Alibaba Is Still Cheap - June 13 at 9:25 AM logoBidAskClub Upgrades NetEase Inc (NTES) to "Strong-Buy" - June 10 at 7:48 AM logoNetEase Inc (ADR): Tap Into China’s Strong Online Growth with NTES Stock - June 8 at 3:15 PM logoNetEase Inc (NTES) Downgraded to "Reduce" at Standpoint Research - June 7 at 11:38 AM logoSky Is Limit For NetEase's Pig Farm Business - Seeking Alpha - June 7 at 8:26 AM logoNetEase Inc (NTES) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages - June 6 at 4:52 PM logoStock Exchange: Handling A Trading Loss - Seeking Alpha - June 3 at 1:39 AM logoNetEase Inc (NTES) Stock Rating Upgraded by Vetr Inc. - May 31 at 12:38 AM 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



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