LINE Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:LN)

About LINE Corporation (NYSE:LN)

LINE Corporation logoLINE Corporation is a Japan-based company mainly engaged in the operation of LINE business portal business. Its LINE business portal segment includes communication and content service and advertising service. Communication and content service provides communication, contents and other services, such as LINE Pay, LINE FRIENDS and LINE Mobile. Advertising service provides LINE advertising and portal advertising services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Social Media & Networking
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:LN
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.linecorp.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $7.53109 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 219,310,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $35.54
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $34.98
  • 52 Week Range: $30.90 - $51.48
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 106.93
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 60.10
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.29 billion
  • Price / Sales: 5.93
  • Book Value: $6.65 per share
  • Price / Book: 5.24
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $178 million
  • Net Margins: 5.44%
  • Return on Equity: 6.76%
  • Return on Assets: 4.00%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 2.11%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.10%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 252,684 shs.
  • Short Ratio: 8.89
 

Frequently Asked Questions for LINE Corporation (NYSE:LN)

What is LINE Corporation's stock symbol?

LINE Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LN."

Who are some of LINE Corporation's key competitors?

Who are LINE Corporation's key executives?

LINE Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Hae Jin Lee, Chairman of the Board
  • Takeshi Idezawa, President, Chief Executive Officer, Representative Director
  • In Joon Hwang, Chief Financial Officer, Director
  • Euivin Park, Chief Technology Officer, Senior Executive Officer, Manager of Development 1st Center
  • Jun Masuda, Chief Strategy & Marketing Officer, Director
  • Tomohiro Ikebe, Senior Executive Officer, Manager of Development 3rd Center, Manager of Service Development 3rd Office
  • Takeshi Shimamura, Senior Executive Officer, Director of Media Business, Manager of Service Planning 1st Office
  • Shintaro Tabata, Senior Executive Officer, Manager of Corporate Business Group, Manager of Advertising Product Planning Office
  • Hee Chan Yang, Senior Executive Officer, Manager of Data Labs Office
  • Seok-ho Yang, Senior Executive Officer, Manager of LINE Development 1st Office

When did LINE Corporation IPO?

(LN) raised $928 million in an initial public offering (IPO) on Thursday, July 14th 2016. The company issued 35,000,000 shares at $25.00-$28.00 per share. Morgan Stanley, Nomura, Goldman Sachs Japan and J.P. Morgan served as the underwriters for the IPO and Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan and Nomura were co-managers.

Who owns LINE Corporation stock?

LINE Corporation's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include ANTIPODES PARTNERS Ltd (0.16%), Aperio Group LLC (0.02%), Eqis Capital Management Inc. (0.01%) and Bank of Montreal Can (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for LINE Corporation.

Who bought LINE Corporation stock? Who is buying LINE Corporation stock?

LINE Corporation's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including ANTIPODES PARTNERS Ltd, Aperio Group LLC and Eqis Capital Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for LINE Corporation.

How do I buy LINE Corporation stock?

Shares of LINE Corporation 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 LINE Corporation's stock price today?

One share of LINE Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.86.


MarketBeat Community Rating for LINE Corporation (NYSE LN)
Community Ranking:  1.2 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  23 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  75 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  98
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about LINE 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

Consensus Ratings for LINE Corporation (NYSE:LN) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 6 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.11)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for LINE Corporation (NYSE:LN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/31/2017NomuraUpgradeNeutral -> BuyLowView Rating Details
5/31/2017InstinetUpgradeNeutral -> BuyHighView Rating Details
4/29/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingNeutralHighView Rating Details
4/26/2017CLSADowngradeUnderperform -> SellHighView Rating Details
1/25/2017Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightN/AView Rating Details
11/29/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
10/27/2016MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
10/26/2016Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
8/24/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoInitiated CoverageNeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for LINE Corporation (NYSE:LN)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for LINE Corporation (NYSE:LN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.5 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.58 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for LINE Corporation (NYSE:LN)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for LINE Corporation (NYSE:LN)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for LINE Corporation (NYSE:LN)
Latest Headlines for LINE Corporation (NYSE:LN)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoMatch Group (MTCH) & LINE Corporation (LN) Head to Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 20 at 8:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLINE Corporation: Notice of Confirmation of Terms for the Issuance of Stock Options (Warrants)
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 4:45 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLINE Corporation (NYSE:LN) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 18 at 1:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLINE Corporation (NYSE:LN) Cut to Sell at ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 14 at 11:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to LINE Corp. : July 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 12:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFinancial Contrast: LINE Corporation (LN) vs. Facebook (FB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 9 at 12:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLINE Corporation (LN) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 28 at 12:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to LINE Corp. : June 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 27 at 6:30 PM
businesswire.com logoLine Corporation Introduces Employee Stock Ownership Plan (Determination of the Details) - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - June 27 at 5:06 AM
businesswire.com logoLINE Corporation Issues Stock Options (Warrants) | Business Wire - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - June 27 at 5:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLINE Corporation Issues Stock Options (Warrants)
finance.yahoo.com - June 27 at 12:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLINE Corp. :LN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : June 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 27 at 12:05 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLINE Corporation (LN) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 23 at 11:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting LINE Corporation (LN) and Renren (RENN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 20 at 8:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBetter Buy: Facebook, Inc. vs. Line Corp
finance.yahoo.com - June 18 at 5:50 PM
cnn.com logoUS sailors missing after Navy destroyer collision off Japan
www.cnn.com - June 18 at 8:58 AM
streetinsider.com logoLINE Corp. (LN) and Toyota Motors (TM) Announce MOU to Explore Connected Automotive Technology - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - June 17 at 12:15 AM
seekingalpha.com logoLine and Toyota announce new smart vehicle tech agreement
seekingalpha.com - June 16 at 7:26 AM
streetinsider.com logoLINE Corp. (LN) and Toyota Motors (TM) Announce MOU to Explore Connected Automotive Technology
www.streetinsider.com - June 16 at 7:26 AM
marketwatch.com logoCentrica sells stake in Canadian joint venture
www.marketwatch.com - June 9 at 9:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLine Corp (LN) Upgraded by Nomura to "Buy"
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 31 at 11:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLine Corp (LN) Raised to "Buy" at Instinet
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 31 at 9:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLine Corp (LN) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 29 at 9:53 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo3 Social Media Stocks I'd Never Touch
finance.yahoo.com - May 26 at 3:13 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo"Skullgirls" Debuts on the App Store and Redefines the Fighting Game Genre on Mobile
finance.yahoo.com - May 26 at 3:13 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMobile Smart Portal LINE Corporation Appointed to FIDO Alliance Board of Directors
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 9:32 AM
seekingalpha.com logoGlobal Moats Get Boost From China And France
seekingalpha.com - May 12 at 11:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIf Anyone Can Adapt Hollywood Horror Films To China, It's Producer Kevin Niu
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 10:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoGo Ahead and Date Your Digital Assistant
finance.yahoo.com - May 7 at 6:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLine Corp (LN) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 12:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBrokers Issue Forecasts for Line Corp's FY2018 Earnings (LN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 1:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLine Corp (LN) Earns Neutral Rating from Goldman Sachs Group Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 10:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLine Corp (LN) Rating Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 9:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBrokers Issue Forecasts for Line Corp's FY2017 Earnings (LN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 4:16 PM
seekingalpha.com logoLINE Corporation - Volatility Persists As Analysts And Investors Digest First-Quarter Performance
seekingalpha.com - April 27 at 6:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHere's Why Shares of Line Corp. Took a Hit Today
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 7:02 PM
fool.com logoHere's Why Shares of Line Corp. Took a Hit Today
www.fool.com - April 26 at 6:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCLSA Lowers Line Corp (LN) to Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 2:44 PM
seekingalpha.com logoLine Corp reports Q1 results
seekingalpha.com - April 26 at 7:23 AM
streetinsider.com logoGoldman Sachs Downgrades Line Corp. (LN) to Neutral - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - April 22 at 7:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLine Corp (LN) Cut to "Neutral" at Goldman Sachs Group Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 8:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to LINE Corp. : April 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 6:25 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoSphere 3D Corp. Appoints Cheemin Bo-Linn to Board of Directors
feeds.benzinga.com - April 19 at 5:56 PM
fool.com logoBetter Buy: Twitter, Inc. vs. Line Corp. (ADR) - Motley Fool
www.fool.com - April 11 at 11:16 PM
fool.com logoBetter Buy: Twitter, Inc. vs. Line Corp. (ADR)
www.fool.com - April 10 at 2:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to LINE Corp. : April 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 10:51 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLine Corp (LN) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 12:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLine Corporation Files Its Annual Report on Form 20-F
au.finance.yahoo.com - March 31 at 9:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoLine Corp (LN) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Hold"
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 30 at 9:25 AM
businesswire.com logoIntertrust and LINE Corporation to Host Conference Series on Threats and Solutions for App Security - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - March 25 at 11:06 PM

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