Line Corp Company Profile (NYSE:LN)

About Line Corp (NYSE:LN)

Line Corp 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: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:LN
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: linecorp.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $7.65 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 219,070,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $35.06
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $35.28
  • 52 Week Range: $30.90 - $51.48
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 105.18
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 34.57
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.31 billion
  • Price / Sales: 5.84
  • Book Value: $6.78 per share
  • Price / Book: 5.15
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $181.45 million
  • Net Margins: 5.15%
  • Return on Equity: 10.11%
  • Return on Assets: 5.15%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 2.02%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.01%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 304,077 shs.
  • Short Ratio: 9.18
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Line Corp (NYSE:LN)

What is Line Corp's stock symbol?

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

Who are some of Line Corp's key competitors?

Who are Line Corp's key executives?

Line Corp'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 Corp IPO?

(LN) raised $928 million in an 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 acted as the underwriters for the IPO and Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan and Nomura were co-managers.

Who owns Line Corp stock?

Line Corp's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Baillie Gifford & Co. (0.32%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (0.31%), Tybourne Capital Management HK Ltd. (0.27%), MARSHALL WACE ASIA Ltd (0.16%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (0.14%) and ANTIPODES PARTNERS Ltd (0.13%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Line Corp.

Who sold Line Corp stock? Who is selling Line Corp stock?

Line Corp's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Morgan Stanley, UBS Group AG and Matthews International Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Line Corp.

Who bought Line Corp stock? Who is buying Line Corp stock?

Line Corp's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Tybourne Capital Management HK Ltd., MARSHALL WACE ASIA Ltd, William Blair Investment Management LLC, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Karp Capital Management Corp, Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. and Ameriprise Financial Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Line Corp.

How do I buy Line Corp stock?

Shares of Line Corp 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 Corp's stock price today?

One share of Line Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.92.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Line Corp (NYSE LN)
Community Ranking:  0.8 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  12 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  63 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  75
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Line Corp 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 Corp (NYSE:LN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 6 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.86)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Line Corp (NYSE:LN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/29/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncReiterated 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
8/24/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageNeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/29/2015 forward)

Earnings

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

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Line Corp (NYSE:LN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.65 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.01 EPS

Dividends

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

Insider Trades

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

Headlines

Headline Trends for Line Corp (NYSE:LN)
Latest Headlines for Line Corp (NYSE:LN)
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DateHeadline
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
americanbankingnews.com logoLine Corp (LN) Upgraded to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 1:41 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIntertrust and LINE Corporation to Host Conference Series on Threats and Solutions for App Security
au.finance.yahoo.com - March 24 at 9:17 AM
nasdaq.com logoAsian ADRs Edge Lower as Financial Stocks Head South
www.nasdaq.com - March 21 at 12:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoLine Corp (LN) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 19 at 11:04 AM
fool.com logoBetter Buy: Facebook, Inc. vs. Line Corp.
www.fool.com - March 16 at 1:47 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoFirst Trust Global Portfolios Launches the First Trust US Small Cap Core AlphaDEX® UCITS ETF
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 16 at 4:35 AM
prnewswire.com logoApplication Software Stocks Under Scanner -- Endurance, Rubicon Project, LINE Corp., and NQ Mobile - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - March 15 at 11:35 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWill LINE Corp.'s Reorganization Of Its Camera App Businesses Lead To An Eventual Majority Stake In Snow?
seekingalpha.com - March 14 at 5:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo3 Apps That May Be The Snapchat Of The East
finance.yahoo.com - March 8 at 7:03 PM
nasdaq.com logoAsian ADRs Move Lower in Monday Trading - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - March 6 at 5:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Facebook, Microsoft, Line and Twitter
finance.yahoo.com - March 3 at 6:17 PM
forbes.com logoChat App LINE Challenges Amazon's Alexa With Its Own AI-Assistant
www.forbes.com - March 2 at 10:19 AM
seekingalpha.com logoLINE Corporation Continues To Trade Below The 50-Day Moving Average, Naver Looms Big Against Snapchat In Asia
seekingalpha.com - February 6 at 10:12 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo3 Interesting Things We Learned From Snapchat's IPO Prospectus
finance.yahoo.com - February 3 at 7:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMustang Resources Ltd (ASX:MUS) Investor Presentation - February 2017
au.finance.yahoo.com - February 1 at 7:08 PM
usatoday.com logoPhoenix Raceway announces $178 million in renovations
www.usatoday.com - January 31 at 12:00 AM
fool.com logoShould You Buy Line Corp. (ADR) Below Its IPO Price?
www.fool.com - January 30 at 10:13 AM
seekingalpha.com logoLINE Corporation Following In The Footsteps Of Facebook And Weibo - It's A Good Thing
seekingalpha.com - January 27 at 11:02 PM
latimes.com logoMetro picks controversial contractor to build the next phase of the Westside's Purple Line
www.latimes.com - January 27 at 1:09 AM
fool.com logoWhy Line Corp. Stock Dipped Today
www.fool.com - January 26 at 12:46 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 Main Street Capital CORP For: Jan 13 Filed by: Lane Brian E.
www.streetinsider.com - January 23 at 6:36 PM
latimes.com logoDevelopers join the campaign for a quarter-cent sales tax to fund homeless services
www.latimes.com - January 20 at 7:02 PM
prnewswire.com logoVisteon Demonstrates Augmented Reality Driving Experience and Latest Head-Up ...
www.prnewswire.com - January 10 at 12:04 AM

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