YY Company Profile (NASDAQ:YY)

About YY (NASDAQ:YY)

YY logoYY Inc. (YY) is a social platform that engages users in real-time online group activities through voice, video and text on personal computers and mobile devices. The Company's segments include YY IVAS and others, Huya broadcasting, and 100 Education. YY enables users to create and organize groups of varying sizes to discover and participate in a range of online activities, including music shows, online games, dating shows, live game broadcasting and e-learning. YY offers users an entertainment experience through its social community. It owns the domain names of YY.com, Duowan.com, 100.com, Huya.com, Edu24ol.com and Zhiniu8.com. The Company's YY platform, including YY.com, is jointly operated by personnel from Guangzhou Huaduo and Zhuhai Duowan. Its product, YY Client, enables users to engage in live interactions online. Its Web-based YY enables users to conduct real-time interactions through Web browsers without requiring any downloads or installations.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Internet Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:YY
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.yy.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $4.31007 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 56,054,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $75.21
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $59.44
  • 52 Week Range: $37.81 - $83.00
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.30
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 10.70
  • P/E Growth: 19.93
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 22.08%
  • Return on Equity: 39.07%
  • Return on Assets: 22.15%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 1.88%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.88%
Misc:
  • Beta: 1.16
 

Frequently Asked Questions for YY (NASDAQ:YY)

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) released its earnings results on Thursday, August, 10th. The company reported $1.53 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.34 by $0.19. The company earned $384.85 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $366.35 million. YY had a return on equity of 39.07% and a net margin of 22.08%. YY's quarterly revenue was up 28.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.90 earnings per share. View YY's Earnings History.

When will YY make its next earnings announcement?

YY is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November, 20th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for YY.

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

15 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for YY's shares. Their forecasts range from $47.00 to $101.00. On average, they expect YY's share price to reach $70.21 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for YY.

Are investors shorting YY?

YY saw a drop in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,202,072 shares, a drop of 46.4% from the August 15th total of 2,243,962 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,340,262 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.5 days. Approximately 2.8% of the shares of the stock are short sold.

Who are some of YY's key competitors?

Who are YY's key executives?

YY's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Xueling Li, Chairman of the Board, Acting Chief Executive Officer
  • Bing Jin, Chief Financial Officer
  • Rongjie Dong, Chief Executive Officer - of Huya Broadcasting
  • Qin Liu, Director
  • Weidong Ji, Independent Director
  • Peng T. Ong, Independent Director
  • Peter Andrew Schloss, Independent Director
  • David Tang, Independent Director

Who owns YY stock?

YY's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (3.56%), Boston Partners (0.00%), Fosun International Ltd (2.80%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (2.44%), Greenwoods Asset Management Ltd (1.99%) and Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for YY.

Who sold YY stock? Who is selling YY stock?

YY's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fosun International Ltd, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Greenwoods Asset Management Ltd, Capital Research Global Investors, California Public Employees Retirement System, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Harvest Fund Management Co. Ltd and Granite Point Capital Management L.P.. View Insider Buying and Selling for YY.

Who bought YY stock? Who is buying YY stock?

YY's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC, FMR LLC, Origin Asset Management LLP, Prudential Financial Inc., Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. and Boston Partners. View Insider Buying and Selling for YY.

How do I buy YY stock?

Shares of YY 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 YY's stock price today?

One share of YY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $76.07.


MarketBeat Community Rating for YY (NASDAQ YY)
Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  221 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  156 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  377
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about YY 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

Consensus Ratings for YY (NASDAQ:YY) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 5 Hold Ratings, 9 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.53)
Consensus Price Target: $70.21 (7.70% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for YY (NASDAQ:YY)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/30/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Initiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$101.00HighView Rating Details
8/16/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$79.00MediumView Rating Details
8/11/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuy -> Buy$69.00 -> $100.00HighView Rating Details
8/11/2017HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingBuy$65.00 -> $89.00HighView Rating Details
8/11/2017Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetBuy$100.00HighView Rating Details
7/4/2017Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingBuy$66.00HighView Rating Details
5/12/2017NomuraReiterated RatingHold$54.00LowView Rating Details
5/11/2017CICC ResearchDowngradeHold$60.00HighView Rating Details
5/11/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoDowngradeOverweight -> Neutral$56.00 -> $60.00MediumView Rating Details
5/8/2017BOCOM International HoldingsInitiated CoverageBuy$64.00MediumView Rating Details
4/18/2017Benchmark Co.Initiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$60.00LowView Rating Details
3/10/2017T.H. CapitalUpgradeHold -> Buy$55.00LowView Rating Details
2/24/2017Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight -> UnderweightN/AView Rating Details
2/13/2017InstinetInitiated CoverageNeutral$47.00N/AView Rating Details
12/12/2016CLSAInitiated CoverageOutperform$48.00N/AView Rating Details
9/14/2016Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$64.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/22/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for YY (NASDAQ:YY)
Earnings by Quarter for YY (NASDAQ:YY)
Earnings History by Quarter for YY (NASDAQ YY)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/20/2017$1.41N/AView Earnings Details
8/10/20176/30/2017$1.34$1.53$366.35 million$384.85 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/14/201712/31/2016$1.03$1.47$354.96 million$357.79 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/31/2016Q1$0.70$255.79 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/21/2016Q4$1.12$293.29 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/23/2015Q315$0.82$0.71$223.23 million$234.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/13/2015Q215$0.79$0.85$207.79 million$218.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/11/2015Q115$0.75$0.70$174.40 million$185.56 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/5/2015Q414$0.84$0.94$178.64 million$188.67 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/11/2014Q314$0.75$0.87$163.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$0.58$0.70$121.71 million$135.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2014Q114$0.50$0.56$95.29 million$107.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/5/2014Q413$0.46$0.60$83.00 million$101.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q313$0.31$0.47$71.33 million$79.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q213$0.21$0.35$56.63 million$66.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/7/2013$0.18$0.10$42.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for YY (NASDAQ:YY)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.76 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $7.11 EPS

Dividends

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for YY (NASDAQ:YY)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for YY (NASDAQ:YY)
Latest Headlines for YY (NASDAQ:YY)
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DateHeadline
zacks.com logoAutoZone (AZO) Q4 Earnings & Revenues Top Estimates, Up Y/Y
www.zacks.com - September 19 at 9:55 AM
seekingalpha.com logoHooker Furniture: Can We See $50 In 2017?
seekingalpha.com - September 19 at 9:55 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFinancial Review: YY (YY) vs. Shutterstock (SSTK)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 19 at 6:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFinancial Contrast: Tucows (TCX) and YY (YY)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 4:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to YY, Inc. : September 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 11:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoYY Inc. (YY) Sees Large Decrease in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 1:02 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoYY, Inc. :YY-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : September 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 4:35 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting YY (YY) & its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 10 at 12:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBidaskClub Upgrades YY Inc. (YY) to "Strong-Buy"
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 9 at 4:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoYY Inc. (YY) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 6 at 2:56 PM
prnewswire.com logoHow These Internet Stocks are Performing? -- YY Inc., Zillow, Fang, and 58.com - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - September 1 at 3:19 PM
streetinsider.com logoUPDATE: Goldman Sachs Starts YY Inc, (YY) at Buy - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - September 1 at 11:36 AM
streetinsider.com logoPre-Open Movers 08/31: (NXTD) (SCVL) (MOMO) Higher; (DRYS) (SMTC) (CIEN) Lower (more...)
www.streetinsider.com - August 31 at 11:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoYY Inc. (YY) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 30 at 5:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoYY Inc. (YY) Downgraded by BidaskClub to Buy
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 30 at 11:36 AM
nasdaq.com logoFirst Week of YY October 20th Options Trading
www.nasdaq.com - August 29 at 10:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoYY (YY) vs. TrueCar (TRUE) Head to Head Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 27 at 8:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoYY Inc. (YY) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Strong-Buy"
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 25 at 2:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEarnings Review and Free Research Report: YY’s Revenue Surged 31.7%; Net Income per ADS Rocketed 67.2%
finance.yahoo.com - August 25 at 1:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoZacks.com featured highlights Lithia Motors, Toyota Motor, Kraton, YY and The Chemours
finance.yahoo.com - August 25 at 1:02 PM
bloomberg.com logoMomo Plunge Was No Overreaction
www.bloomberg.com - August 23 at 7:22 PM
nasdaq.com logoYY Crosses Above Average Analyst Target
www.nasdaq.com - August 23 at 2:19 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoYY Inc. (YY) Given Hold Rating at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 20 at 10:46 PM
nasdaq.com logoYY Inc. Announces Full Exercise of Over-Allotment Option - Nasdaq - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 19 at 9:10 AM
globenewswire.com logoYY Inc. Announces Pricing of Offering of American Depositary Shares - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - August 18 at 9:06 AM
globenewswire.com logoYY Inc. Announces Full Exercise of Over-Allotment Option - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - August 18 at 9:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoYY Inc. Announces Full Exercise of Over-Allotment Option
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 9:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoYY Inc. Announces Pricing of Offering of American Depositary Shares
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 2:15 AM
streetinsider.com logoYY, Inc. (YY) Announces Proposed Offering of 5.75M American Depositary Shares
www.streetinsider.com - August 15 at 9:13 PM
globenewswire.com logoYY Inc. Announces Proposed Offering of 5750000 American Depositary Shares - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - August 15 at 4:12 PM
nasdaq.com logoYY Inc. Announces Proposed Offering of 5750000 American Depositary Shares - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 15 at 8:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoStocks Up, Arista Leads; 3 Signs Why Apple's Breakout May Bear Fruit
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 8:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoYY Inc. Announces Proposed Offering of 5,750,000 American Depositary Shares
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 8:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoStock Futures Climb, But Retail, Tech Names Take Hard Early Hits
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 8:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoYY Inc. (NASDAQ:YY) Given New $100.00 Price Target at Citigroup Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 13 at 5:17 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoYY Inc. (YY) Receives Buy Rating from HSBC Holdings plc
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 13 at 2:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoYY Inc. (NASDAQ:YY) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 13 at 2:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoYY Inc. (YY) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 12 at 3:12 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-YY reports Q2 revenue RMB 2.609 billion
www.reuters.com - August 11 at 9:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoYY Reports Second Quarter 2017 Unaudited Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 9:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoStocks Slip At Open As Apple, FANGs Sag, China Leaders Take Hits
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 9:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of YY earnings conference call or presentation 10-Aug-17 12:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 9:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoYY posts 2Q profit
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 9:21 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoYY Inc. (YY) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.30 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 10 at 6:21 PM
nasdaq.com logoRiver & Mercantile Asset Management Llp Buys Baidu Inc, Johnson Controls International PLC, ...
www.nasdaq.com - August 9 at 9:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoYY Inc. (NASDAQ:YY) Downgraded to "Buy" at ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 7 at 10:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoS&P 500 Futures: Watch These Three Sectors This Week
finance.yahoo.com - August 7 at 8:49 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoYY Inc. (NASDAQ:YY) Set to Announce Earnings on Thursday
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 7:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to YY, Inc. : July 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 8:05 AM
seekingalpha.com logoYY Inc. Is Undervalued - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - July 28 at 3:28 PM

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