NASDAQ:YY - YY Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$80.39 +0.36 (+0.45 %)
(As of 03/26/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$80.03
Today's Range$79.72 - $81.00
52-Week Range$55.55 - $125.86
Volume32,662 shs
Average Volume1.89 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.08 billion
P/E Ratio11.28
Dividend YieldN/A
YY, Inc. engages in managing a communication social platform, which enables users to join real-time online group activities through voice, text, and video. Its services include music and entertainment, online games, online dating, live game broadcasting, online education, and advertising. It operates through following segments: Live Streaming, Online Games, Membership and Others. The Live Streaming segment engages in the sales of in-channel virtual items used on live streaming platforms, including YY Live platform and Huya platform. The Online Games segment engages in the sales of in-game virtual items used for games. The Membership segment engages in the collection of membership subscription fees. The Others segment engages in the online education platform and online advertising and promotion. The company was founded by Xueling Li and Jun Lei in April 2005 and is headquartered in Guangzhou, China.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Data processing & preparation
SectorComputer and Technology



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.29 billion
Cash Flow$6.7160 per share
Book Value$49.23 per share


Net Income$310.64 million


Market Cap$5.08 billion
Next Earnings Date6/4/2019 (Estimated)

YY (NASDAQ:YY) Frequently Asked Questions

What is YY's stock symbol?

YY trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "YY."

How were YY's earnings last quarter?

YY Inc (NASDAQ:YY) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November, 12th. The information services provider reported $1.76 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.73 by $0.03. The information services provider earned $597 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $577.38 million. YY had a net margin of 12.76% and a return on equity of 17.52%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.59 earnings per share. View YY's Earnings History.

When is YY's next earnings date?

YY is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, June 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for YY.

What guidance has YY issued on next quarter's earnings?

YY issued an update on its first quarter 2019 earnings guidance on Monday, March, 4th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $583.23-605.047 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $596.86 million.

What price target have analysts set for YY?

10 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for YY's shares. Their predictions range from $66.00 to $135.00. On average, they anticipate YY's share price to reach $100.1111 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 24.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for YY.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for YY?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for YY in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for YY.

Has YY been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about YY stock have trended somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. YY earned a news impact score of -1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the information services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of YY's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of YY own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other YY investors own include CA (CA), Hawkins (HWKN), Alibaba Group (BABA), Micron Technology (MU), BlackRock (BLK), NVIDIA (NVDA), Endologix (ELGX), Baidu (BIDU), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) and Netflix (NFLX).

Who are YY's key executives?

YY's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Xue Ling Li, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
  • Ting Li, Chief Operating Officer
  • Bing Jin, Chief Financial Officer
  • Yun Fan Zhang, General Manager
  • Jin Cao, General Manager-Website Department

Who are YY's major shareholders?

YY's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (3.82%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (2.45%), Boston Partners (1.49%), FMR LLC (1.13%), Prudential PLC (1.12%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.96%).

Which institutional investors are selling YY stock?

YY stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Sylebra HK Co Ltd, Bank of Montreal Can, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Horseman Capital Management Ltd, Perpetual Ltd, Boston Partners and Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc..

Which institutional investors are buying YY stock?

YY stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, Prudential PLC, Lakewood Capital Management LP, Hillhouse Capital Advisors Ltd., BlackRock Inc., Fiera Capital Corp, Taikang Asset Management Hong Kong Co Ltd and Bank of America Corp DE.

How do I buy shares of YY?

Shares of YY 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 YY's stock price today?

One share of YY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $80.39.

How big of a company is YY?

YY has a market capitalization of $5.08 billion and generates $2.29 billion in revenue each year. The information services provider earns $310.64 million in net income (profit) each year or $7.13 on an earnings per share basis. YY employs 3,336 workers across the globe.

What is YY's official website?

The official website for YY is

How can I contact YY?

YY's mailing address is Building B-1 North Block of Wanda Plaza No. 79 Wanbo Er Road Nancun Town Panyu District, Guangzhou F4, 511442. The information services provider can be reached via phone at 86-20-8212-0000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for YY (NASDAQ YY)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  423 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  344 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  767
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about YY and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe YY will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe YY will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/26/2019 by Staff

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