WB - Weibo Corporation Stock Price, News & Analysis

$117.45 -2.09 (-1.75 %)
(As of 11/24/2017 01:12 PM ET)
Previous Close$119.54
Today's Range$117.01 - $121.97
52-Week Range$40.12 - $123.00
Volume1.76 million shs
Average Volume2.03 million shs
Market Capitalization$25.98 billion
P/E Ratio99.53
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.5

About Weibo Corporation (NASDAQ:WB)

Weibo Corporation 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).


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Internet Services
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolNASDAQ:WB
CUSIPN/A

Debt

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

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio99.53
Forward P/E Ratio78.83
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$655.80 million
Price / Sales39.62
Cash Flow$0.56 per share
Price / Cash209.93
Book Value$4.70 per share
Price / Book24.99

Dividend

Annual DividendN/A
Dividend YieldN/A

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

Frequently Asked Questions for Weibo Corporation (NASDAQ:WB)

What is Weibo Corporation's stock symbol?

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

How were Weibo Corporation's earnings last quarter?

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

When will Weibo Corporation make its next earnings announcement?

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

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

7 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Weibo Corporation's stock. Their predictions range from $62.00 to $126.00. On average, they expect Weibo Corporation's stock price to reach $93.86 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Weibo Corporation.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Weibo Corporation stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Weibo Corporation 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. " (11/14/2017)
  • 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 Corporation's key competitors?

Who are Weibo Corporation's key executives?

Weibo Corporation'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 Corporation stock?

Weibo Corporation's stock is owned by a variety 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 Corporation.

Who sold Weibo Corporation stock? Who is selling Weibo Corporation stock?

Weibo Corporation'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 Corporation.

Who bought Weibo Corporation stock? Who is buying Weibo Corporation stock?

Weibo Corporation's stock was bought 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 Corporation.

How do I buy Weibo Corporation stock?

Shares of Weibo Corporation 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 Corporation's stock price today?

One share of Weibo Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $117.45.

How big of a company is Weibo Corporation?

Weibo Corporation has a market capitalization of $25.98 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 Corporation employs 3,062 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Weibo Corporation?

Weibo Corporation'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 Corporation (WB)

Community Ranking:  3.4 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  247 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  121 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  368
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Weibo 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

Analysts' Consensus Rating for Weibo Corporation (NASDAQ:WB)

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Ratings, 0 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings, 0 Strong Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $93.86 (20.09% downside)

Consensus Price Target History for Weibo Corporation (NASDAQ:WB)

Price Target History for Weibo Corporation (NASDAQ:WB)

Analysts' Ratings History for Weibo Corporation (NASDAQ:WB)

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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
11/14/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetOverweight -> Overweight$100.00 -> $120.00N/AView Rating Details
11/8/2017Benchmark Co.Lower Price TargetBuy$110.00 -> $95.00N/AView Rating Details
9/14/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy -> Buy$102.00 -> $126.00LowView Rating Details
8/11/2017InstinetReiterated RatingBuy$91.00 -> $102.00LowView Rating Details
8/10/2017Jefferies Group LLCLower 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 Group, Inc. (The)Boost 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 11/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History and Estimates Chart for Weibo Corporation (NASDAQ:WB)

Earnings by Quarter for Weibo Corporation (NASDAQ:WB)

Earnings History by Quarter for Weibo Corporation (NASDAQ WB)

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

Earnings Estimates for Weibo Corporation (NASDAQ:WB)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.49 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.75 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Weibo Corporation (NASDAQ:WB)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Weibo Corporation (NASDAQ WB)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Weibo Corporation (NASDAQ WB)

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DateHeadline
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
Weibo Corporation (WB) and Bitauto Holdings Limited (BITA) Critical ComparisonWeibo Corporation (WB) and Bitauto Holdings Limited (BITA) Critical Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 22 at 6:22 AM
Weibo Corp (WB) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by AnalystsWeibo Corp (WB) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 18 at 8:40 PM
Photos: In China, there’s nothing like a dry three-hour Xi Jinping speech to get the party goingPhotos: In China, there’s nothing like a dry three-hour Xi Jinping speech to get the party going
finance.yahoo.com - October 18 at 10:29 AM
[$$] China Congress Rules: Airbnb, Ironman and Profile-Picture Updates Must Wait[$$] China Congress Rules: Airbnb, Ironman and Profile-Picture Updates Must Wait
finance.yahoo.com - October 18 at 10:29 AM
Weibo Corporation (WB) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment ResearchWeibo Corporation (WB) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 14 at 9:00 PM
Head-To-Head Analysis: Yirendai (YRD) and Weibo Corporation (WB)Head-To-Head Analysis: Yirendai (YRD) and Weibo Corporation (WB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 10 at 12:18 AM
Weibo Corporation (WB) Downgraded by BidaskClubWeibo Corporation (WB) Downgraded by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 7 at 8:38 AM
$299.85 Million in Sales Expected for Weibo Corporation (WB) This Quarter$299.85 Million in Sales Expected for Weibo Corporation (WB) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 7 at 5:36 AM
Analyzing Yext (YEXT) & Weibo Corporation (WB)Analyzing Yext (YEXT) & Weibo Corporation (WB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 6 at 12:12 PM
$0.46 EPS Expected for Weibo Corporation (WB) This Quarter$0.46 EPS Expected for Weibo Corporation (WB) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 5 at 4:48 PM
Want Weibo Corp. (WB) Stock at Half-Off? Buy SINA - Investorplace.comWant Weibo Corp. (WB) Stock at Half-Off? Buy SINA - Investorplace.com
investorplace.com - October 3 at 7:50 PM
Want Weibo Corp. (WB) Stock at Half-Off? Buy SINAWant Weibo Corp. (WB) Stock at Half-Off? Buy SINA
investorplace.com - October 2 at 7:15 AM
Weibos Biggest Threat: Toutiao - Seeking AlphaWeibo's Biggest Threat: Toutiao - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - September 29 at 8:02 PM

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