SINA Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an online media company in the People’s Republic of China and internationally.
Mediocre balance sheet with moderate growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has SINA's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SINA's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
US Interactive Media and Services
1 Year Return
US Interactive Media and Services
Return vs Industry: SINA underperformed the US Interactive Media and Services industry which returned 25.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SINA underperformed the US Market which returned 6.1% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is SINA's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
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Is SINA undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: SINA ($40.4) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($42.05)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SINA is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SINA is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Interactive Media and Services industry average.
PE vs Market: SINA is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate SINA's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SINA is good value based on its PB Ratio (1x) compared to the US Interactive Media and Services industry average (2.3x).
How is SINA forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 10 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SINA is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: SINA is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: SINA's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: SINA's revenue (8.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SINA's revenue (8.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: SINA's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (6.4%).
How has SINA performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SINA is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: SINA is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SINA is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -12.8% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare SINA's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: SINA is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Interactive Media and Services industry (-37.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SINA has a negative Return on Equity (3.66%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is SINA's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SINA's short term assets ($4.4B) exceed its short term liabilities ($1.7B).
Long Term Liabilities: SINA's short term assets ($4.4B) exceed its long term liabilities ($1.9B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SINA's debt to equity ratio (49.9%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: SINA's debt to equity ratio has increased from 34.8% to 49.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SINA's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (38.7%).
Interest Coverage: SINA is unprofitable, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.
What is SINA current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate SINA's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SINA'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 SINA's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SINA's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of SINA's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Charles Chao (54yo)
Mr. Chao Guowei, also known as Charles, has been the Chief Executive Officer at SINA Corporation since May 8, 2006 and served as its President from September 2005 to February 2013 and also served as its Se ...
|Chairman & CEO||14.17yrs||US$2.15m||13.29% $351.2m|
|Senior Advisor||13.42yrs||US$400.07k||no data|
|President & COO||7.42yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Financial Officer||5.33yrs||no data||no data|
|Investor Relations Officer||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Human Resources||6.67yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of SINA Mobile||13.42yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President||5.42yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Operation||2.33yrs||no data||no data|
|Investor Relations Manager||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: SINA's management team is seasoned and experienced (7 years average tenure).
|Chairman & CEO||14.17yrs||US$2.15m||13.29% $351.2m|
|Independent Director||17.17yrs||US$1.18m||no data|
|Independent Inedependent Director||18.17yrs||US$197.43k||no data|
|Independent Director||2.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Inedependent Director||16.25yrs||US$202.43k||no data|
|Independent Director||21.33yrs||US$197.43k||no data|
Experienced Board: SINA's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 16.7 years average tenure).
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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
SINA Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: SINA Corporation
- Ticker: SINA
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 1993
- Industry: Interactive Media and Services
- Sector: Media
- Market Cap: US$2.642b
- Shares outstanding: 65.38m
- Website: https://www.sina.com
Number of Employees
- SINA Corporation
- No. 8 SINA Plaza
- 7th Floor, Courtyard 10 West
- Beijing Province
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SINA||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Apr 2000|
|YIN||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Apr 2000|
|SINA N||BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||MX||MXN||Apr 2000|
|0Z3O||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||USD||Apr 2000|
SINA Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an online media company in the People’s Republic of China and internationally. The company operates SINA.com, an online media property that provides region-focused format and content, including feeds from news providers; business news coverage and personal finance columns; sporting events information; entertainment news and events; automobile-related news and service information; technology updates; interactive video products, such as news, sports, and entertainment; and education, digital, fashion, luxury, health, collectibles, travel, and other interest-based channels. It also offers SINA mobile, a mobile portal, which provides news information and entertainment content from SINA.com for mobile users in mobile browser and application format. In addition, it operates Weibo.com that offers discovery products to help users discover content; self-expression products to enable users to express themselves on Weibo platform; social products to promote social interaction between users on Weibo platform; advertising and marketing solutions; and tools and services. Further, the company offers online loan facilitation and payment, VIP membership, live streaming, and game-related services. SINA Corporation was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Beijing, the People’s Republic of China.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/07/10 23:56|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/10 00:00|
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