Sina Corporation Company Profile (NASDAQ:SINA)

About Sina Corporation (NASDAQ:SINA)

Sina Corporation logoSina Corporation is an online media company serving China and the global Chinese communities. The Company's digital media network of (portal), SINA mobile (mobile portal and mobile applications) and Weibo (social media) enables Internet users to access professional media and user generated content (UGCs) in multi-media formats from personal computers and mobile devices, and share their interests with friends and acquaintances. The Company's segments include Portal advertising, Weibo Corporation (Weibo) and Others. is an online media property, which provides professional digital contents to users and offers online brand advertising and marketing solutions to customers. Weibo is a social media platform for people to create, distribute and discover Chinese-language content. It offers eReading, a shop for book reviews, as well as complimentary and fee-based online book reading. It offers SINA Blog, a Website in China for bloggers to publish and read original writings.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Social Media & Networking
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:SINA
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $6.60363 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 70,958,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $88.94
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $79.24
  • 52 Week Range: $52.90 - $105.99
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 28.81
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 22.46
  • P/E Growth: -1.70
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.11 billion
  • Price / Sales: 6.03
  • Book Value: $38.92 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.42
  • EBIDTA: $193.38 million
  • Net Margins: 22.36%
  • Return on Equity: 6.19%
  • Return on Assets: 4.20%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.05%
  • Current Ratio: 2.77%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.77%
  • Average Volume: 1.45 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.21
  • Short Ratio: 0.48
Frequently Asked Questions for Sina Corporation (NASDAQ:SINA)

What is Sina Corporation's stock symbol?

Sina Corporation trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SINA."

How were Sina Corporation's earnings last quarter?

Sina Corporation (NASDAQ:SINA) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May, 16th. The company reported $0.50 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.28) by $0.78. The company had revenue of $278.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $267.14 million. Sina Corporation had a net margin of 22.36% and a return on equity of 6.19%. Sina Corporation's revenue was up 40.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted ($0.04) EPS. View Sina Corporation's Earnings History.

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

8 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Sina Corporation's stock. Their predictions range from $69.00 to $122.00. On average, they anticipate Sina Corporation's share price to reach $91.81 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Sina Corporation.

What are analysts saying about Sina Corporation stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Sina Corporation stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "SINA Corp's revenues continue to register strong growth driven primarily by Weibo. The company is taking a number of initiatives to further increase monetization on Weibo. It has already initiated live video streaming on the platform, which is expected to be an important growth factor as mobile users in China are on the rise. Apart from Weibo, other key growth drivers include a strong product pipeline and a robust user base for its e-commerce offerings. Over the past one year, shares have vastly outperformed the broader market. However, the company’s business is likely to be impacted by soft macroeconomic conditions in the region." (3/16/2017)
  • 2. Jefferies Group LLC analysts commented, "We expect Sina's portal ad revenue to stabilize going into FY17 with the removal of Alibaba-related impact and a more favorable mobile traffic mix towards news app. We continue to see Sina as a value play with net cash and investment representing more than half of currently trading market cap. Maintain Buy; revise up PT by 3% to USD98... Solid 4Q16 results. Non-GAAP revenue came in at USD310.8mn, +22.6% YoY, 2.0%/2.9% above Street/our est. Non-GAAP operating margin was 26.4%, +10.5pcpt YoY, +5.7pcpt QoQ. Non-GAAP net profit grew 94.5% YoY to USD48.2mn, 1.5% above consensus and 7.9% above our est. Management issued FY17 revenue guidance at USD1.30bn-1.44bn, midpoint of which represents 7% above consensus." (3/2/2017)

Who are some of Sina Corporation's key competitors?

Who are Sina Corporation's key executives?

Sina Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Charles Guowei Chao CPA, Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
  • Hong Du, Co-President, Chief Operating Officer
  • Jack Xu, Co-President, Chief Technology Officer
  • Cheng-Chun Yu CPA, Chief Financial Officer, Principal Financial and Accounting Officer
  • Tong Chen, Executive Vice President and Chief Editor
  • Ter Fung Fung Tsao, Independent Director
  • Yan Wang, Independent Director
  • Songyi Zhang, Independent Director
  • Yichen Zhang, Independent Director

Who owns Sina Corporation stock?

Sina Corporation's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include CHAO CHARLES GUOWEI (12.90%), Green Court Capital Management Ltd (0.86%), APG Asset Management N.V. (0.06%), Aperio Group LLC (0.04%), Eqis Capital Management Inc. (0.02%) and Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB (0.01%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Sina Corporation.

Who bought Sina Corporation stock? Who is buying Sina Corporation stock?

Sina Corporation's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Green Court Capital Management Ltd, APG Asset Management N.V., Fox Run Management L.L.C., Aperio Group LLC, Eqis Capital Management Inc., US Bancorp DE and Bank of Montreal Can. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sina Corporation.

How do I buy Sina Corporation stock?

Shares of Sina Corporation 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 Sina Corporation's stock price today?

One share of Sina Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $94.34.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Sina Corporation (NASDAQ SINA)
Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  382 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  293 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  675
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Sina Corporation 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 Sina Corporation (NASDAQ:SINA) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.88)
Consensus Price Target: $91.81 (2.68% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Sina Corporation (NASDAQ:SINA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/14/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$122.00LowView Rating Details
6/23/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHoldLowView Rating Details
5/12/2017T.H. CapitalBoost Price TargetBuy -> Buy$62.00 -> $94.00LowView Rating Details
4/18/2017Benchmark Co.Initiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$110.00MediumView Rating Details
12/13/2016Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
12/12/2016CLSAInitiated CoverageOutperform$85.00N/AView Rating Details
8/31/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweightN/AView Rating Details
8/5/2016Citigroup Inc.Initiated CoverageBuy$69.00N/AView Rating Details
11/30/2015Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$44.00 -> $50.00N/AView Rating Details
11/30/2015Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$50.00N/AView Rating Details
11/20/2015Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingOverweight$55.00 -> $56.00N/AView Rating Details
8/19/2015Summit ResearchReiterated RatingHold$39.00 -> $42.00N/AView Rating Details
8/17/2015TH CapitalUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Sina Corporation (NASDAQ:SINA)
Earnings by Quarter for Sina Corporation (NASDAQ:SINA)
Earnings History by Quarter for Sina Corporation (NASDAQ SINA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/16/2017Q1 17($0.28)$0.50$267.14 million$278.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2017Q416$0.55$0.63$301.56 million$310.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/21/2016Q316$0.35$0.56$265.30 million$272.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/8/2016Q216$0.15$0.27$231.09 million$244.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/11/2016Q116($0.05)($0.04)$189.47 million$198.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/2/2016Q415$0.33$0.35$241.73 million$226.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/18/2015Q315$0.20$0.39$222.76 million$226.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/18/2015Q2$0.05$0.06$199.78 million$213.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/14/2015Q115($0.08)$0.04$180.72 million$182.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/10/2015Q414$0.18$0.24$207.61 million$208.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/13/2014Q314$0.17$0.19$196.40 million$196.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/14/2014Q214$0.08$0.17$180.03 million$187.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/21/2014Q114$0.15$0.15$165.03 million$171.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2014Q413$0.46$0.47$191.84 million$197.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/12/2013Q313$0.32$0.42$178.61 million$179.94 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/12/2013Q2 2013$0.12$0.21$145.18 million$157.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/16/2013Q1 2013($0.03)$0.02$117.54 million$126.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2013Q4 2012$0.05$0.13$133.86 million$139.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/15/2012Q312$0.11$0.17$146.03 million$147.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/15/2012($0.01)$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/15/2012($0.23)($0.21)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2011$0.23$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/17/2011$0.23$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/12/2011$0.27$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Sina Corporation (NASDAQ:SINA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.41 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.2 EPS


Dividend History for Sina Corporation (NASDAQ:SINA)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Sina Corporation (NASDAQ:SINA)
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Headline Trends for Sina Corporation (NASDAQ:SINA)
Latest Headlines for Sina Corporation (NASDAQ:SINA)
DateHeadline logoHead-To-Head Survey: MeetMe (MEET) vs. Sina Corporation (SINA) - July 24 at 11:19 AM logoETFs with exposure to SINA Corp. : July 21, 2017 - July 22 at 8:48 AM logoReviewing International (DATE) and Sina Corporation (SINA) - July 18 at 10:19 PM logoContrasting MeetMe (MEET) & Sina Corporation (NASDAQ:SINA) - July 18 at 6:11 PM logoSina Corporation's (NASDAQ:SINA) Buy Rating Reiterated at Jefferies Group LLC - July 15 at 4:52 PM logoNew Venture With Uber Drives Breakout For Russian Internet Stock - July 15 at 8:34 AM logoSina's Stock Remains Volatile, Price Estimate Revised To $75 - July 15 at 8:34 AM logo[$$] China online censors rush to erase Liu Xiaobo tributes - July 14 at 8:22 AM logo[$$] China's Weibo blocks potential criticism of Vladimir Putin - July 11 at 7:39 AM logoSINA Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SINA-US : July 10, 2017 - July 11 at 7:39 AM logoETFs with exposure to SINA Corp. : July 10, 2017 - July 11 at 7:39 AM logoYintech to Form Joint Venture with SINA - July 7 at 11:26 AM logoSina Corporation (SINA) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts - July 3 at 11:13 AM logoReviewing Sina Corporation (SINA) and Facebook (FB) - July 1 at 12:15 AM logoWeibo will block unapproved videos after Chinese government crackdown - Seeking Alpha - June 30 at 6:40 AM logoFix My Finances: The risks of cosigning on a loan - June 28 at 3:29 PM logoETFs with exposure to SINA Corp. : June 27, 2017 - June 27 at 7:53 PM logoChina Cracks Down on Weibo: Time to Sell? - June 27 at 7:53 PM logoSINA Corp. :SINA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : June 26, 2017 - June 27 at 8:20 AM logoSina Corporation (SINA) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Stifel Nicolaus - June 24 at 7:40 AM logoChina's authorities tighten noose around online video content - June 24 at 6:45 AM logoWhy Sina, Weibo Shares Are Plummeting - June 24 at 6:44 AM logoREFILE-China's authorities tighten noose around online video, audio content - June 23 at 6:25 AM logoChina Clamps Down on Webcasting by Weibo and Other Media Firms - June 23 at 12:35 AM logoChina's authorities tighten noose around online video, audio content - June 22 at 1:32 PM logo[$$] China bans Sina Weibo from video streaming - June 22 at 1:32 PM logoIs Sina Corporation (SINA) Stock a Solid Choice Right Now? - June 21 at 5:21 AM logoWhy SINA Is Reducing its Stake in Weibo - June 20 at 7:50 AM logoSina (SINA) Down 11.7% Since Earnings Report: Can It Rebound? - Nasdaq - June 17 at 9:00 PM logoWhy SINA Corporation Stock Popped 27.5% in May - Motley Fool - June 17 at 9:00 PM logoWill China take a liking to MMA? - June 16 at 2:53 AM logoSina (SINA) Down 11.7% Since Earnings Report: Can It Rebound? - June 16 at 2:53 AM logoWhy SINA Corporation Stock Popped 27.5% in May - June 15 at 8:19 PM logoSINA Corp (SINA) Short Interest Down 11.8% in May - June 11 at 9:50 AM logoBRIEF-Sina announces details of distribution of Weibo shares - June 9 at 8:03 PM logoSina Corp (SINA) Offers Details on Distribution of Weibo (WB) Shares - - June 9 at 5:12 AM logoBRIEF-Celanese announces construction update to polyacetal facility of IBN Sina Joint Venture - June 8 at 10:17 PM logo[$$] Sohn Hong Kong Recap: 8 Smart Money Trades - June 8 at 10:17 PM logoSINA Announces Details of Distribution of Weibo Shares - June 8 at 10:17 PM logoImplied Volatility Surging for SINA Corp (SINA) Stock Options - June 7 at 11:10 AM logoSINA Corp (SINA) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages - June 6 at 10:33 AM logoChina’s Twitter Comes Back From the Dead - June 5 at 8:27 PM logoJefferies Group LLC Reiterates Buy Rating for SINA Corp (SINA) - May 30 at 1:50 PM logoSina Corp (SINA): Distribution Improves Weibo Liquidity - Jefferies - - May 30 at 9:13 AM logoSINA Reports Distribution Of Weibo Shares - May 27 at 4:52 AM logoTime to Get Greedy with SINA Corp. Stock - May 24 at 6:49 PM logoNABUFIT Signs Strategic Marketing Partnership with SINA Sports in China - May 23 at 9:20 AM logoAfter's Go-Private Offer, Which Chinese Company Could Be Next To Receive A Deal? - May 23 at 9:20 AM logoTop Gainers in the Tech Sector during the Week Ended May 19 - May 23 at 9:20 AM logoResearch Analysts Issue Forecasts for SINA Corp's FY2017 Earnings (SINA) - May 22 at 7:22 AM



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