Company Profile (NASDAQ:SOHU)

About (NASDAQ:SOHU) Inc. (Sohu) is an online media, search and game service company, which is engaged in providing online products and services on personal computers (PCs) and mobile devices in the People's Republic of China (the PRC). The Company operates through three segments: the Sohu segment; the Sogou segment, and the Changyou segment. The Sohu segment's business is the brand advertising business, which offers to users, over its matrices of Chinese language online media, various content, products and services across multiple Internet-enabled devices, such as PCs, mobile phones and tablets. The search and search-related business primarily offers advertisers pay-for-click services, as well as online marketing services on Web directories operated by Sogou. Changyou's business lines consist of the online game business; the platform channel business, which consists primarily of online advertising and also includes Internet value-added services (IVAS), and the cinema advertising business.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Internet Gaming
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:SOHU
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $2.13 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 38,867,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $54.71
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $46.22
  • 52 Week Range: $32.60 - $58.98
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -22.42
  • P/E Growth: -0.50
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.66 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.29
  • Book Value: $22.07 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.49
  • EBIDTA: $84.89 million
  • Net Margins: -17.93%
  • Return on Equity: -19.12%
  • Return on Assets: -11.55%
  • Current Ratio: 1.78%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.78%
  • Average Volume: 323,438 shs.
  • Beta: 1.39
  • Short Ratio: 2.65

Frequently Asked Questions for (NASDAQ:SOHU)

What is's stock symbol? trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SOHU."

How were's earnings last quarter? Inc. (NASDAQ:SOHU) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, July, 31st. The company reported ($1.85) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($1.73) by $0.12. The company earned $461.20 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $456.10 million. had a negative net margin of 17.93% and a negative return on equity of 19.12%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 9.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned ($1.61) EPS. View's Earnings History.

When will make its next earnings announcement? is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, October, 23rd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for

What guidance has issued on next quarter's earnings? updated its third quarter earnings guidance on Monday, July, 31st. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of ($1.25)-($1.00) for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of ($0.82). The company issued revenue guidance of $480-510 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $502.20 million.

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

4 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for's stock. Their predictions range from $57.00 to $60.00. On average, they expect's stock price to reach $58.50 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for

Who are some of's key competitors?

Who are's key executives?'s management team includes the folowing people:

  • Charles Zhang Ph.D., Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
  • Joanna Lv, Acting Chief Financial Officer
  • Dewen Chen, Chief Executive Officer - Changyou
  • Xiaochuan Wang, Chief Executive Officer - Sogou Inc
  • Dave De Yang, Director
  • Zhonghan Deng Ph.D., Independent Director
  • Charles Huang Ph.D., Independent Director
  • Daqing Qi, Independent Director
  • Shi Wang, Independent Director

Who owns stock?'s stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Orbis Allan Gray Ltd (15.55%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (10.68%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (6.18%), Fosun International Ltd (4.77%), Hillhouse Capital Management Ltd. (4.25%) and Baillie Gifford & Co. (2.10%). Company insiders that own stock include Charles Zhang and Edward B Roberts. View Institutional Ownership Trends for

Who sold stock? Who is selling stock?'s stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Orbis Allan Gray Ltd, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, AHL Partners LLP, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Northern Trust Corp, Baillie Gifford & Co. and Global X Management Co. LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for

Who bought stock? Who is buying stock?'s stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Public Sector Pension investment Board, Majedie Asset Management Ltd, Macquarie Group Ltd., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Spark Investment Management LLC, River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP and Neuberger Berman Group LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for

How do I buy stock?

Shares of 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's stock price today?

One share of stock can currently be purchased for approximately $54.92.

MarketBeat Community Rating for (NASDAQ SOHU)
Community Ranking:  1.2 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  85 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  263 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  348
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for (NASDAQ:SOHU) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $58.50 (6.52% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for (NASDAQ:SOHU)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/1/2017Morgan StanleyUpgradeUnderweight -> Equal Weight$36.00 -> $60.00MediumView Rating Details
5/23/2017HSBC Holdings plcDowngradeBuy -> Hold$48.00 -> $57.00LowView Rating Details
4/18/2017Benchmark Co.Initiated CoverageHold -> HoldLowView Rating Details
1/24/2017Brean CapitalReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
9/9/2016Deutsche Bank AGInitiated CoverageBuy$53.30N/AView Rating Details
8/31/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingUnderweight$40.00N/AView Rating Details
7/22/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
5/1/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutral -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
2/4/2016MacquarieLower Price TargetNeutral$48.00 -> $42.00N/AView Rating Details
11/30/2015Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeNeutral -> Sell$49.00 -> $48.00N/AView Rating Details
11/2/2015Summit ResearchReiterated RatingHold$50.00 -> $55.00N/AView Rating Details
10/8/2015Barclays PLCLower Price TargetOverweight$64.00 -> $60.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for (NASDAQ:SOHU)
Earnings by Quarter for (NASDAQ:SOHU)
Earnings History by Quarter for (NASDAQ SOHU)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/23/2017($1.09)N/AView Earnings Details
7/31/20176/30/2017($1.73)($1.85)$456.10 million$461.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/20173/31/2017($1.63)($1.75)$368.16 million$374.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2017Q416($2.08)($1.79)$397.36 million$411.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2016Q316($2.22)($1.68)$420.03 million$411.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/1/2016Q216($1.37)($1.62)$439.64 million$420.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2016Q116($0.57)($0.56)$406.50 million$408.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/1/2016Q4 15($0.44)($0.34)$459.37 million$466.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2015Q315($0.62)$1.27$491.26 million$522.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2015Q215($1.34)($0.37)$480.26 million$494.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2015Q115($0.82)($0.81)$439.30 million$455.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2015Q414($0.49)($0.36)$471.21 million$477.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2014Q314($1.15)($0.74)$437.60 million$430.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2014Q214($1.37)($0.88)$408.21 million$400.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2014Q114($1.23)($1.26)$365.92 million$365.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/10/2014Q413$0.38$0.12$195.80 million$385.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2013Q313$0.44$0.51$364.60 million$368.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2013Q2 2013$0.49$0.58$340.27 million$339.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2013Q1 2013$0.45$0.62$296.97 million$308.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2013Q4 2012$0.53$0.73$292.46 million$299.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2012Q312$0.45$0.63$275.90 million$285.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2012$0.47$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2012$0.54$0.61ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2012$1.26$1.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2011$1.27$1.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2011$1.12$1.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2011$0.97$1.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2011$0.99$1.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for (NASDAQ:SOHU)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-5.73 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-2.45 EPS


Dividend History for (NASDAQ:SOHU)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for (NASDAQ:SOHU)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 21.01%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 63.25%
Insider Trades by Quarter for (NASDAQ:SOHU)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for (NASDAQ:SOHU)
Insider Trades by Quarter for (NASDAQ:SOHU)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/12/2017Charles ZhangCEOBuy25,000$40.06$1,001,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2016Charles ZhangCEOBuy16,000$35.60$569,600.00View SEC Filing  
12/6/2016Charles ZhangCEOBuy16,000$33.60$537,600.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2016Charles ZhangCEOBuy16,000$33.60$537,600.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2015Edward B RobertsDirectorSell1,400$49.05$68,670.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2015Edward B RobertsDirectorSell42,645$49.80$2,123,721.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2015Charles ZhangCEOSell15,618$70.14$1,095,446.52View SEC Filing  
5/18/2015Shi WangDirectorSell3,133$67.00$209,911.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2015Edward B RobertsDirectorSell15,000$51.19$767,850.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2014Xin WangCOOSell80,000$75.71$6,056,800.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Carol YuCFOSell10,000$86.88$868,800.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Edward RobertsDirectorSell52,500$84.95$4,459,875.00View SEC Filing  
2/21/2014John DengDirectorSell5,693$75.00$426,975.00View SEC Filing  
12/13/2013Edward RobertsDirectorSell9,000$66.84$601,560.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2013Charles ZhangCEOSell4,682$67.72$317,065.04View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for (NASDAQ:SOHU)
Latest Headlines for (NASDAQ:SOHU)
DateHeadline logoETFs with exposure to, Inc. : September 14, 2017 - September 14 at 10:25 AM Inc. (SOHU) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - September 13 at 6:22 PM, Inc. :SOHU-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : September 11, 2017 - September 12 at 10:00 AM Inc. (SOHU) Lifted to Hold at ValuEngine - September 2 at 2:29 PM logoWhy Is (SOHU) Down 8.9% Since the Last Earnings Report? - August 31 at 10:16 AM logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Sohu.Com Inc. - August 29 at 8:03 AM Inc. (SOHU) Rating Increased to C- at TheStreet - August 22 at 7:52 AM Inc. (SOHU) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - August 19 at 7:18 PM logoZynga (ZNGA) & (SOHU) Critical Contrast - August 17 at 4:50 AM Inc. (NASDAQ:SOHU) Expected to Post Earnings of -$1.24 Per Share - August 9 at 7:10 AM logoWhat Lies in Store for SINA Corp (SINA) in Q2 Earnings? - August 8 at 6:59 AM (NASDAQ:SOHU) & Shanda Games Limited (GAME) Head to Head Comparison - August 5 at 10:38 PM Inc. (SOHU) Raised to Buy at BidaskClub - August 4 at 8:06 PM (SOHU) Catches Eye: Stock Adds 11.7% in Session - August 2 at 2:09 AM logoSohu.Com's (SOHU) CEO Xiaochuan Wang on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - August 1 at 4:04 PM, Inc. (SOHU) Misses Q2 EPS by 27c - August 1 at 4:04 PM's Q2 Loss Widens Y/Y, Revenues Surpass Estimates - August 1 at 4:04 PM's Q2 Loss Widens Y/Y, Revenues Surpass Estimates - August 1 at 4:04 PM logoSohu Surges as Its Chinese Search Engine Prepares U.S. IPO - August 1 at 6:27 AM logoWhy Shares of Are Surging Today - August 1 at 6:27 AM logoDow's Big Day Ends With Record and Best Monthly Gain Since February - August 1 at 6:27 AM reports 2Q loss - August 1 at 6:27 AM logoSohu: Shares Jump on Potential Sogou IPO - August 1 at 6:27 AM logoEdited Transcript of SOHU earnings conference call or presentation 31-Jul-17 12:30pm GMT - August 1 at 6:27 AM logoBaidu competitor says to focus on AI as it plans U.S. IPO - August 1 at 6:27 AM Inc. (NASDAQ:SOHU) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results - July 31 at 9:26 AM Inc. (NASDAQ:SOHU) Issues Q3 Earnings Guidance - July 31 at 9:01 AM logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Inc. Q2 Earnings Report - July 31 at 4:39 AM Q2 Loss Widens Despite Higher Revenues - Quick Facts - July 31 at 4:39 AM Reports Second Quarter 2017 Unaudited Financial Results - July 31 at 4:39 AM's Subsidiary Sogou Inc. Plans for Confidential Submission of Draft Registration Statement for IPO* - July 31 at 4:39 AM logoWhat's in the Cards for (SOHU) in Q2 Earnings? - July 28 at 8:08 AM logoWhat's in the Cards for (SOHU) in Q2 Earnings? - July 28 at 8:08 AM Inc. (NASDAQ:SOHU) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Monday - July 27 at 3:45 PM Announces Special Committee Retains Financial Advisor and Legal Counsel and Resignation of Special Committee Member - July 27 at 7:38 AM Announces Special Committee Retains Financial Advisor and Legal Counsel and Resignation of Special Committee Member - July 27 at 7:38 AM Announces Special Committee Retains Financial Advisor and Legal ... - July 27 at 7:38 AM Announces Special Committee Retains Financial Advisor and Legal ... - July 27 at 7:38 AM Inc. (SOHU) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - July 25 at 6:45 PM logoActivision Blizzard (ATVI) & (NASDAQ:SOHU) Head to Head Analysis - July 20 at 12:26 AM Inc. (SOHU) Expected to Post Earnings of -$1.73 Per Share - July 19 at 10:10 PM Limited (CYOU) and (SOHU) Critical Review - July 17 at 10:27 AM to Report Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results on July 31, 2017 - July 17 at 3:13 AM special committee retains financial advisor, legal counsel - July 15 at 8:49 AM Special Committee Retains Financial Advisor and Legal Counsel - July 14 at 8:32 AM, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SOHU-US : July 11, 2017 - July 11 at 3:28 PM logoETFs with exposure to, Inc. : July 11, 2017 - July 11 at 3:28 PM Inc. (SOHU) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - July 11 at 1:04 PM Inc. (SOHU) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - June 30 at 11:52 AM Inc. (SOHU) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research - June 28 at 7:30 AM


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