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2SU

Sohu.com WBAG:2SU Stock Report

Last Price

US$13.00

Market Cap

US$489.1m

7D

-5.8%

1Y

-12.2%

Updated

24 May, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
2SU fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation3/6
Future Growth2/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends0/6

2SU Stock Overview

Sohu.com Limited provides online media, video, and game products and services on PCs and mobile devices in China.

Sohu.com Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Sohu.com
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$13.00
52 Week HighUS$20.80
52 Week LowUS$12.30
Beta1.81
1 Month Change-3.70%
3 Month Change-18.24%
1 Year Change-12.16%
3 Year Change-21.16%
5 Year Changen/a
Change since IPO-13.74%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

2SUAT Interactive Media and ServicesAT Market
7D-5.8%0%0%
1Y-12.2%0%0%

Return vs Industry: 2SU exceeded the Austrian Interactive Media and Services industry which returned -38.9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 2SU underperformed the Austrian Market which returned -1.9% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is 2SU's price volatile compared to industry and market?
2SU volatility
2SU Average Weekly Movement11.0%
Interactive Media and Services Industry Average Movement0%
Market Average Movement0%
10% most volatile stocks in AT Market0%
10% least volatile stocks in AT Market0%

Stable Share Price: 2SU is more volatile than 90% of Austrian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 11% a week.

Volatility Over Time: 2SU's weekly volatility (11%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of Austrian stocks.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
19964,900Charles Zhanghttps://www.sohu.com

Sohu.com Limited provides online media, video, and game products and services on PCs and mobile devices in China. The company offers online news, information, and content services through the mobile phone application Sohu News APP, mobile portal m.sohu.com, and www.sohu.com for PCs; and online video content and services through mobile phone application Sohu Video APP and tv.sohu.com, and ifox, a PC video application. The company is also involved in the development, operation, and licensing of online games for PCs and mobile devices, which include massive multiplayer online role-playing games, and casual and strategy games.

Sohu.com Fundamentals Summary

How do Sohu.com's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
2SU fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$524.77m
Earnings (TTM)US$40.41m
Revenue (TTM)US$806.90m

13.0x

P/E Ratio

0.7x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
2SU income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$806.90m
Cost of RevenueUS$206.89m
Gross ProfitUS$600.01m
Other ExpensesUS$559.61m
EarningsUS$40.41m

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)1.06
Gross Margin74.36%
Net Profit Margin5.01%
Debt/Equity Ratio0%

How did 2SU perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Valuation

Is Sohu.com undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score

3/6

Valuation Score 3/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


12.99x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate 2SU's fair value for valuation analysis.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate 2SU's fair value for valuation analysis.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 2SU is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (13x) compared to the European Interactive Media and Services industry average (28.7x).

PE vs Market: 2SU is poor value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (13x) compared to the Austrian market (12.8x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: 2SU is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.7x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 2SU is good value based on its Price-To-Book Ratio (0.4x) compared to the XE Interactive Media and Services industry average (2.2x).


Future Growth

How is Sohu.com forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?

Future Growth Score

2/6

Future Growth Score 2/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


17.7%

Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: 2SU's forecast earnings growth (17.7% per year) is above the savings rate (0.2%).

Earnings vs Market: 2SU's earnings (17.7% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Austrian market (5.9% per year).

High Growth Earnings: 2SU's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: 2SU's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-0.03% per year).

High Growth Revenue: 2SU's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-0.03% per year).


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: 2SU's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (0.4%).


Past Performance

How has Sohu.com performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

3/6

Past Performance Score 3/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


53.0%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 2SU has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: 2SU became profitable in the past.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: 2SU has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 53% per year.

Accelerating Growth: 2SU has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: 2SU has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Interactive Media and Services industry (46.3%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: 2SU's Return on Equity (3.2%) is considered low.


Financial Health

How is Sohu.com's financial position?

Financial Health Score

6/6

Financial Health Score 6/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 2SU's short term assets ($1.5B) exceed its short term liabilities ($486.7M).

Long Term Liabilities: 2SU's short term assets ($1.5B) exceed its long term liabilities ($457.4M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 2SU is debt free.

Reducing Debt: 2SU has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 1.9%.

Debt Coverage: 2SU has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: 2SU has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Sohu.com current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

0/6

Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 2SU's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 2SU's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 2SU's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 2SU's dividend payments have been increasing.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as 2SU has not reported any payouts.


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

5.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Charles Zhang (57 yo)

25.75yrs

Tenure

Dr. Chaoyang Zhang, also known as Charles, is Founder of Sohu.com Limited and has been its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer since August 1996 and served as its President from August 1996 to July 2004....


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Insufficient data to establish whether Charles's total compensation is reasonable compared to companies of similar size in the Austrian market.

Compensation vs Earnings: Charles's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: 2SU's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.8 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: 2SU's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 17 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Sohu.com Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Sohu.com Limited
  • Ticker: 2SU
  • Exchange: WBAG
  • Founded: 1996
  • Industry: Interactive Media and Services
  • Sector: Media
  • Implied Market Cap: US$524.772m
  • Listing Market Cap: US$489.088m
  • Shares outstanding: 38.22m
  • Website: https://www.sohu.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Sohu.com Limited
  • Sohu.com Media Plaza
  • Level 18, Block 3
  • Beijing
  • 100190
  • China

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/24 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/24 00:00
Earnings2022/03/31
Annual Earnings2021/12/31


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.