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

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$62.91 +0.25 (+0.40 %)
(As of 12/10/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$62.66
Today's Range$62.02 - $64.63
52-Week Range$56.65 - $142.97
Volume604,469 shs
Average Volume1.49 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.96 billion
P/E Ratio9.91
Dividend YieldN/A
YY Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the live streaming business in the People's Republic of China. The company operates YY Live platform, an online music and entertainment live streaming service; and Huya platform, a live streaming platform, including online games, console games, mobile games, entertainments, sports, etc. Its platforms enable users to interact in live online group activities through voice, text, and video. The company's primary product is YY Client, which enables users to engage in live streaming online; and offers access to user-created online social activity groups. It also provides game center on YY Client, including a game lobby and VIP game access. In addition, the company offers YY Live APP and Huya APP mobile applications to provide various live streaming contents to its users through mobile operating systems. Further, it develops and operates and, as well as other personal computer (PC) Websites, such as,,, etc. that enable users to conduct real-time interactions and watch live streaming content through Web browsers on PC and mobile, without requiring any downloads or installations. Additionally, the company offers online advertising and promotion services. YY Inc. was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Guangzhou, the People's Republic of China.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Data processing & preparation
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:YY
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio5.18
Quick Ratio5.18


Trailing P/E Ratio9.91
Forward P/E Ratio9.58
P/E Growth0.42

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.78 billion
Price / Sales2.23
Cash Flow$6.6783 per share
Price / Cash Flow9.42
Book Value$27.35 per share
Price / Book2.30


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$6.35
Net Income$383.20 million
Net Margins14.07%
Return on Equity19.64%
Return on Assets16.21%


Outstanding Shares63,160,000
Market Cap$3.96 billion

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) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November, 12th. The information services provider reported $1.76 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.73 by $0.03. The information services provider earned $597 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $577.38 million. YY had a return on equity of 19.64% and a net margin of 14.07%. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $1.59 EPS. View YY's Earnings History.

When is YY's next earnings date?

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

What price target have analysts set for YY?

10 analysts have issued 12-month target prices for YY's shares. Their forecasts range from $68.05 to $152.00. On average, they expect YY's stock price to reach $122.6722 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 95.0% 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 2 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for YY.

Has YY been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about YY stock have been trending very positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. YY earned a coverage optimism score of 3.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the information services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are some of YY's key competitors?

Who are YY's key executives?

YY's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Xueling Li, Co-Founder, Chairman & Acting CEO (Age 45)
  • Mr. Bing Jin, Chief Financial Officer (Age 41)
  • Ms. Ting Li, Chief Operating Officer (Age 34)
  • Mr. Pengjun Lu, Chief Technology Officer
  • Mr. Matthew Zhao, IR Director

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. (3.57%), FMR LLC (2.70%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (2.62%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.37%), Morgan Stanley (1.17%) and MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd (1.01%).

Which major investors are selling YY stock?

YY stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, Man Group plc, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Platinum Investment Management Ltd., Prudential Financial Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp and Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc..

Which major investors are buying YY stock?

YY stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Capital Research Global Investors, Bank of Montreal Can, BlackRock Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Macquarie Group Ltd., Sylebra HK Co Ltd and Point72 Hong Kong Ltd.

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 $62.91.

How big of a company is YY?

YY has a market capitalization of $3.96 billion and generates $1.78 billion in revenue each year. The information services provider earns $383.20 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.35 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:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  386 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  320 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  706
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 12/10/2018 by Staff

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