Weibo Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:WB)

$104.00 3.76 (3.75 %)
(As of 12/12/2017 03:07 AM ET)
Previous Close$100.24
Today's Range$101.46 - $104.61
52-Week Range$40.12 - $123.00
Volume1.47 million shs
Average Volume2.03 million shs
Market Capitalization$22.17 billion
P/E Ratio84.95
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.54

About Weibo (NASDAQ:WB)

Weibo logoWeibo Corporation is a social media platform for people to create, distribute and discover Chinese-language content. The Company provides ways for people and organizations to publicly express themselves in real time, interact with others on a global platform and stay connected with the world. It operates in two segments: advertising and marketing services and other services. It offers self-expression products that enable its users to express themselves on its platform; social products to promote social interaction between users on its platform; discovery products to help users discover content on its platform, and notifications to notify users on Weibo account activities through short message service (SMS) or push notification on their device. It offers advertising and marketing solutions to enable its customers to promote their brands and conduct marketing activities. It offers its platform partners with tools and application programming interfaces (APIs).

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Internet Services
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolNASDAQ:WB
CUSIPN/A
Phone86-10-6061-8000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio2.23%
Quick Ratio2.23%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio84.95
Forward P/E Ratio69.33
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$655.80 million
Price / Sales35.08
Cash Flow$0.58 per share
Price / Cash179.17
Book Value$3.47 per share
Price / Book29.97

Profitability

Trailing EPS$1.18
Net Income$108.02 million
Net Margins26.85%
Return on Equity30.00%
Return on Assets20.97%

Miscellaneous

Employees3,062
Outstanding Shares221,220,000

Weibo (NASDAQ:WB) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Weibo's stock symbol?

Weibo trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WB."

How were Weibo's earnings last quarter?

Weibo Corporation (NASDAQ:WB) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November, 7th. The information services provider reported $0.51 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.45 by $0.06. The information services provider earned $320 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $297.20 million. Weibo had a net margin of 26.85% and a return on equity of 30.00%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 80.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.24 EPS. View Weibo's Earnings History.

When will Weibo make its next earnings announcement?

Weibo is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February, 28th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Weibo.

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

7 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Weibo's stock. Their forecasts range from $62.00 to $126.00. On average, they expect Weibo's share price to reach $93.86 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Weibo.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Weibo stock?

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

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Weibo Corporation operates as a social media platform for people to create, distribute and discover Chinese-language content. The Company operates in two segments: Advertising and Marketing Services, and Other Services. The company offers self-expression products; social products; discovery products; notifications; third-party online games. Weibo also develops mobile apps, such as Weibo Headlines; Weibo Weather and WeiDisk. It also provides advertising and marketing solutions, including social display ads and promoted marketing products. Weibo Corporation is headquartered in Beijing, China. " (11/29/2017)
  • 2. Jefferies Group LLC analysts commented, "We hosted NDR meetings with Weibo CFO, Mr. Herman Yu. Key highlights include: 1) social engagement being its key competitive strength in mobile in-feed ad market; 2) diversifying ad product solutions in driving ARPA growth; 3) expanding user base and improving engagement through video and verticalization strategy; 4) strengthening its KoL ecosystem. Maintain Buy and PT of USD67." (3/28/2017)

Who are some of Weibo's key competitors?

Who are Weibo's key executives?

Weibo's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Charles Guowei Chao CPA, Chairman of the Board (Age 51)
  • Gaofei Wang, Chief Executive Officer (Age 35)
  • Yajuan Wang, Vice President - Sales (Age 46)
  • Hong Du, Director (Age 45)
  • Yong Zhang, Director (Age 45)
  • Pehong Chen Ph.D., Independent Director (Age 57)
  • Frank Kui Tang, Independent Director (Age 48)

Who owns Weibo stock?

Weibo's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Harding Loevner LP (43.13%), Schroder Investment Management Group (1.04%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.79%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (0.48%), BT Investment Management Ltd (0.49%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.21%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Weibo.

Who sold Weibo stock? Who is selling Weibo stock?

Weibo's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, Macquarie Group Ltd., Platinum Investment Management Ltd., SG Americas Securities LLC, Seatown Holdings Pte. Ltd., Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., Principal Financial Group Inc. and California Public Employees Retirement System. View Insider Buying and Selling for Weibo.

Who bought Weibo stock? Who is buying Weibo stock?

Weibo's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Harding Loevner LP, Schroder Investment Management Group, New York State Common Retirement Fund, BARING ASSET MANAGEMENT Ltd, Parametrica Management Ltd, Sei Investments Co., Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc. and BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA. View Insider Buying and Selling for Weibo.

How do I buy Weibo stock?

Shares of Weibo 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 Weibo's stock price today?

One share of Weibo stock can currently be purchased for approximately $104.00.

How big of a company is Weibo?

Weibo has a market capitalization of $22.17 billion and generates $655.80 million in revenue each year. The information services provider earns $108.02 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.18 on an earnings per share basis. Weibo employs 3,062 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Weibo?

Weibo's mailing address is 8/F QIHAO PLAZA NO. 8 XINYUAN S. ROAD CHAOYANG DISTRICT, BEIJING F4, 100027. The information services provider can be reached via phone at 86-10-6061-8000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Weibo (WB)

Community Ranking:  3.3 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  255 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  129 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  384
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Weibo 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

Weibo (NASDAQ:WB) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 2.902.902.832.83
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
9 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
9 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
10 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
10 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: $81.00$79.00$65.80$60.40
Price Target Upside: 25.40% downside20.43% downside19.95% downside23.16% downside

Weibo (NASDAQ:WB) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Weibo (NASDAQ:WB)

Weibo (NASDAQ:WB) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
11/14/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetOverweight -> Overweight$100.00 -> $120.00N/AView Rating Details
11/8/2017BenchmarkLower Price TargetBuy$110.00 -> $95.00N/AView Rating Details
9/14/2017CitigroupReiterated RatingBuy -> Buy$102.00 -> $126.00LowView Rating Details
8/11/2017InstinetReiterated RatingBuy$91.00 -> $102.00LowView Rating Details
8/10/2017Jefferies GroupLower Price TargetBuy -> Buy$105.00 -> $82.00HighView Rating Details
5/9/2017T.H. CapitalReiterated RatingBuy -> Buy$60.00 -> $70.00LowView Rating Details
12/12/2016CLSAInitiated CoverageBuy$62.00N/AView Rating Details
10/26/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweightN/AView Rating Details
8/11/2016Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$25.40 -> $40.00N/AView Rating Details
8/11/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingOverweight$43.00N/AView Rating Details
5/11/2016Tigress FinancialDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
4/19/2016Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweight$20.00 -> $24.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 12/12/2015 forward)

Earnings

Weibo (NASDAQ:WB) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Weibo (NASDAQ:WB)

Weibo (NASDAQ WB) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/20/2018$0.58N/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2017Q3$0.45$0.51$297.20 million$320.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/20176/30/2017$0.36$0.38$246.78 million$253.37 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/16/20173/31/2017$0.21$0.26$188.29 million$199.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2017Q416$0.28$0.34$206.58 million$212.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/21/2016Q316$0.20$0.24$173.19 million$176.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/8/2016Q216$0.11$0.16$141.15 million$146.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/11/2016Q116$0.04$0.07$113.64 million$119.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/2/2016Q4$0.13$0.15$148.59 million$149.03 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/18/2015Q3$0.06$0.10$121.80 million$124.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/18/2015Q215$0.03$0.05$104.73 million$107.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/14/2015Q115$0.01$0.01$94.64 million$96.29 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/10/2015Q414$0.04$0.04$105.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/13/2014Q314($0.01)($0.01)$81.50 million$84.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/14/2014Q214($0.03)($0.03)$75.87 million$77.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/21/2014Q1($0.03)$25.90 million$67.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Weibo (NASDAQ:WB) Earnings Estimates

Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.5 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.64 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Weibo (NASDAQ:WB)


No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Weibo (NASDAQ WB)

No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Weibo (NASDAQ WB) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Why It’s Time to Buy the Dip in Weibo Corp (ADR) StockWhy It’s Time to Buy the Dip in Weibo Corp (ADR) Stock
investorplace.com - December 11 at 2:38 PM
Why Investors Can’t Trust Weibo Corp (ADR) StockWhy Investors Can’t Trust Weibo Corp (ADR) Stock
investorplace.com - December 11 at 1:15 PM
Weibo Corporation (WB) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by AnalystsWeibo Corporation (WB) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 7 at 5:54 PM
WebMD Health (WBMD) and Weibo (WB) Head-To-Head SurveyWebMD Health (WBMD) and Weibo (WB) Head-To-Head Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 7 at 5:54 PM
Opinion: These 5 companies could disappear in 2018’s wave of M&AOpinion: These 5 companies could disappear in 2018’s wave of M&A
www.marketwatch.com - December 6 at 10:53 AM
$364.31 Million in Sales Expected for Weibo Corporation (WB) This Quarter$364.31 Million in Sales Expected for Weibo Corporation (WB) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 4 at 12:30 PM
Financial Review: CarGurus (CARG) versus Weibo (WB)Financial Review: CarGurus (CARG) versus Weibo (WB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 3 at 8:14 AM
Weibo (WB) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClubWeibo (WB) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 2 at 11:14 AM
ValuEngine Lowers Weibo (WB) to SellValuEngine Lowers Weibo (WB) to Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 1 at 11:52 PM
New Highs Await Weibo Corp (ADR) Stock, but Wait for a PullbackNew Highs Await Weibo Corp (ADR) Stock, but Wait for a Pullback
investorplace.com - November 29 at 11:51 AM
Weibo (WB) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to HoldWeibo (WB) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 29 at 10:48 AM
Stephen Hawking lauds Chinese pop star for space migration questionStephen Hawking lauds Chinese pop star for space migration question
finance.yahoo.com - November 26 at 8:16 AM
Does Weibo Corporation’s (WB) PE Ratio Warrant A Sell?Does Weibo Corporation’s (WB) PE Ratio Warrant A Sell?
finance.yahoo.com - November 25 at 8:16 AM
Weibo Corp Stock Is in a Bubble Ripe for BurstingWeibo Corp Stock Is in a Bubble Ripe for Bursting
investorplace.com - November 22 at 12:00 PM
Why You Should Hold Off Buying Weibo Corp (ADR) StockWhy You Should Hold Off Buying Weibo Corp (ADR) Stock
investorplace.com - November 22 at 12:00 PM
Don’t Hesitate, Buy Weibo Corp at All-Time HighsDon’t Hesitate, Buy Weibo Corp at All-Time Highs
investorplace.com - November 20 at 1:28 PM
Forget Twitter, Weibo Corporation Is a Better Social Media StockForget Twitter, Weibo Corporation Is a Better Social Media Stock
finance.yahoo.com - November 18 at 10:12 AM
Weibo Corp Stock Is a Good Buy, but Sina Corp Is Better, Here’s WhyWeibo Corp Stock Is a Good Buy, but Sina Corp Is Better, Here’s Why
investorplace.com - November 17 at 10:54 AM
Barclays PLC Increases Weibo Co. (WB) Price Target to $0.00Barclays PLC Increases Weibo Co. (WB) Price Target to $0.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 15 at 12:16 AM
Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Weibo Co. (WB) to BuyZacks Investment Research Upgrades Weibo Co. (WB) to Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 14 at 12:26 PM
Weibo Corporation (WB) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from BrokeragesWeibo Corporation (WB) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 12 at 5:58 PM
Are Short Sellers Throwing In the Towel on Social Media Stocks?Are Short Sellers Throwing In the Towel on Social Media Stocks?
finance.yahoo.com - November 12 at 1:19 PM
Weibo Corp Stock Still Has a Lot More Upside, Here’s WhyWeibo Corp Stock Still Has a Lot More Upside, Here’s Why
investorplace.com - November 10 at 7:28 AM
Weibo Corp (WB) PT Raised to $113 at Jefferies; Reiterates Buy - StreetInsider.comWeibo Corp (WB) PT Raised to $113 at Jefferies; Reiterates Buy - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - November 9 at 9:49 AM
Today’s Research Reports on Trending Tickers: Sina Corporation and Weibo CorporationToday’s Research Reports on Trending Tickers: Sina Corporation and Weibo Corporation
finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 9:49 AM
Weibo Corporation (WB) Catches Eye: Stock Jumps 9.8%Weibo Corporation (WB) Catches Eye: Stock Jumps 9.8%
finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 9:49 AM
Weibos (WB) CEO Gaofei Wang on Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking AlphaWeibo's (WB) CEO Gaofei Wang on Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - November 8 at 4:39 AM
Weibo Widens User Lead Over TwitterWeibo Widens User Lead Over Twitter
finance.yahoo.com - November 8 at 4:39 AM
A Quick Look At Weibos Q3 BeatA Quick Look At Weibo's Q3 Beat
finance.yahoo.com - November 7 at 11:35 PM
Edited Transcript of WB earnings conference call or presentation 7-Nov-17 11:00am GMTEdited Transcript of WB earnings conference call or presentation 7-Nov-17 11:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - November 7 at 11:35 PM
A Quick Look At Weibos Q3 Beat - BenzingaA Quick Look At Weibo's Q3 Beat - Benzinga
www.benzinga.com - November 7 at 6:32 PM
Weibo Corp. Tripled Q3 Earnings - Motley FoolWeibo Corp. Tripled Q3 Earnings - Motley Fool
www.fool.com - November 7 at 6:32 PM
Weibo beats Q3 estimates, issues positive guidance - Seeking AlphaWeibo beats Q3 estimates, issues positive guidance - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - November 7 at 6:32 PM
Weibo Corp. Tripled Q3 EarningsWeibo Corp. Tripled Q3 Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - November 7 at 6:32 PM
Weibo Corp. Profit Climbs 111% In Q3Weibo Corp. Profit Climbs 111% In Q3
www.rttnews.com - November 7 at 1:29 PM
Sina Earnings Preview: Weibo Growth To Offset Slowdown In Portal AdvertisingSina Earnings Preview: Weibo Growth To Offset Slowdown In Portal Advertising
finance.yahoo.com - November 7 at 1:28 PM
[$$] Activist investors must pick Asian targets shrewdly[$$] Activist investors must pick Asian targets shrewdly
finance.yahoo.com - November 7 at 1:28 PM
Weibo Reports Third Quarter 2017 Financial ResultsWeibo Reports Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - November 7 at 1:28 PM
China Web Firms Sina, Weibo, Autohome Top Third-Quarter ViewsChina Web Firms Sina, Weibo, Autohome Top Third-Quarter Views
finance.yahoo.com - November 7 at 1:28 PM
Weibo Corporation (WB) Announces  Earnings ResultsWeibo Corporation (WB) Announces Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 7 at 9:06 AM
Weibo Corporation (WB) to Release Quarterly Earnings on TuesdayWeibo Corporation (WB) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Tuesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 1 at 10:49 AM
Apple X factor: China buyers rapt by new iPhone, but will they buy?Apple X factor: China buyers rapt by new iPhone, but will they buy?
finance.yahoo.com - November 1 at 10:38 AM
Weibo Corporation to Report Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results on November 7, 2017Weibo Corporation to Report Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results on November 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 31 at 12:06 PM
Analyzing Weibo Corporation (WB) & Leaf Group (LFGR)Analyzing Weibo Corporation (WB) & Leaf Group (LFGR)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 31 at 3:20 AM
Weibo Corporation Prices Offering of US$800 Million Convertible Senior NotesWeibo Corporation Prices Offering of US$800 Million Convertible Senior Notes
finance.yahoo.com - October 28 at 8:44 AM
Contrasting Weibo Corporation (WB) & Live Ventures (LIVE)Contrasting Weibo Corporation (WB) & Live Ventures (LIVE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 24 at 10:06 PM
Weibo Corporation Announces Proposed Offering of US$700 Million Convertible Senior Notes - PR Newswire (press release)Weibo Corporation Announces Proposed Offering of US$700 Million Convertible Senior Notes - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - October 24 at 4:30 PM
Weibo Announces Selected Results for the Quarter Ended September 30, 2017Weibo Announces Selected Results for the Quarter Ended September 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 24 at 4:30 PM
Weibo Corporation Announces Proposed Offering of US$700 Million Convertible Senior NotesWeibo Corporation Announces Proposed Offering of US$700 Million Convertible Senior Notes
finance.yahoo.com - October 24 at 4:30 PM
Weibo Corporation (WB) Cut to Hold at BidaskClubWeibo Corporation (WB) Cut to Hold at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 24 at 12:34 AM

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