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

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$73.64 +1.36 (+1.88 %)
(As of 08/20/2018 04:24 AM ET)
Previous Close$73.64
Today's Range$71.62 - $74.2367
52-Week Range$68.44 - $142.97
Volume1.28 million shs
Average Volume1.62 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.61 billion
P/E Ratio11.60
Dividend YieldN/A
YY logoYY 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


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio3.77
Quick Ratio3.77


Trailing P/E Ratio11.60
Forward P/E Ratio9.92
P/E Growth0.48

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.78 billion
Price / Sales2.61
Cash Flow$5.5161 per share
Price / Cash13.35
Book Value$27.35 per share
Price / Book2.69


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$6.35
Net Income$383.20 million
Net Margins23.00%
Return on Equity27.41%
Return on Assets21.20%


Outstanding Shares63,160,000
Market Cap$5.61 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 results on Monday, August, 13th. The information services provider reported $2.03 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.81 by $0.22. The information services provider earned $570.20 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $544.76 million. YY had a net margin of 23.00% and a return on equity of 27.41%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 48.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $1.53 EPS. View YY's Earnings History.

When is YY's next earnings date?

YY is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November, 13th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for YY.

What price target have analysts set for YY?

10 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for YY's shares. Their predictions range from $101.00 to $155.00. On average, they anticipate YY's share price to reach $132.6667 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 80.2% 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 1 hold rating and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for YY.

Are investors shorting YY?

YY saw a increase in short interest in July. As of July 13th, there was short interest totalling 2,756,691 shares, an increase of 45.5% from the June 29th total of 1,895,176 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,127,589 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.4 days. Approximately 5.7% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View YY's Current Options Chain.

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. Rongjie Dong, Chief Exec. Officer of Huya Broadcasting (Age 43)
  • Mr. Zhou Chen, Strategic Advisor (Age 42)

Has YY been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about YY stock has trended somewhat negative recently, Accern reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. YY earned a media and rumor sentiment score of -0.07 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the information services provider an impact score of 43.64 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for YY.

Who are YY's major shareholders?

YY's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (3.27%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (2.58%), Morgan Stanley (2.55%), Greenwoods Asset Management Ltd (1.74%), Hillhouse Capital Management Ltd. (1.49%) and FMR LLC (1.40%).

Which major investors are selling YY stock?

YY stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Janus Henderson Group PLC, Greenwoods Asset Management Ltd, BlackRock Inc., Morgan Stanley, Millennium Management LLC, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Krane Funds Advisors LLC and Sei Investments Co..

Which major investors are buying YY stock?

YY stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Platinum Investment Management Ltd., Pendal Group Ltd, Sylebra HK Co Ltd, Hillhouse Capital Management Ltd., Russell Investments Group Ltd., FMR LLC, Bank of America Corp DE and Greystone Managed Investments Inc..

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 $73.64.

How big of a company is YY?

YY has a market capitalization of $5.61 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 3,355 workers across the globe.

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 86-20-2916-2000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for YY (NASDAQ YY)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  354 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  297 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  651
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 8/20/2018 by Staff

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