Yandex N.V., an Internet and technology company, operates an Internet search engine in Russia and internationally.
Flawless balance sheet with high growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Yandex's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: YNDX'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: YNDX exceeded the US Interactive Media and Services industry which returned 30.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: YNDX exceeded the US Market which returned 20.3% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Yandex's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StShould You Like Yandex N.V.’s (NASDAQ:YNDX) High Return On Capital Employed?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StIs There An Opportunity With Yandex N.V.'s (NASDAQ:YNDX) 36% Undervaluation?
2 months ago | Simply Wall StDid Business Growth Power Yandex's (NASDAQ:YNDX) Share Price Gain of 113%?
Is Yandex 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: YNDX ($46.15) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($64.38)
Significantly Below Fair Value: YNDX is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: YNDX is poor value based on its PE Ratio (74.8x) compared to the Interactive Media and Services industry average (27.2x).
PE vs Market: YNDX is poor value based on its PE Ratio (74.8x) compared to the US market (18.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: YNDX is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.8x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: YNDX is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (5x) compared to the US Interactive Media and Services industry average (3.2x).
How is Yandex 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: YNDX's forecast earnings growth (41.6% per year) is above the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: YNDX's earnings (41.6% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (14.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: YNDX's revenue (17.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (7.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: YNDX's revenue (17.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: YNDX's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (22%)
How has Yandex performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: YNDX has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: YNDX's current net profit margins (7.3%) are lower than last year (37.3%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: YNDX's earnings have grown significantly by 23% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: YNDX's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: YNDX had negative earnings growth (-73%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Interactive Media and Services industry average (8.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: YNDX's Return on Equity (4.9%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Yandex's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: YNDX's short term assets (RUB120.3B) exceed its short term liabilities (RUB46.5B).
Long Term Liabilities: YNDX's short term assets (RUB120.3B) exceed its long term liabilities (RUB15.2B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: YNDX is debt free.
Reducing Debt: YNDX has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 46.9%.
Debt Coverage: YNDX has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: YNDX has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
Inventory Level: YNDX has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if YNDX's debt is covered by short term assets.
What is Yandex's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate YNDX's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate YNDX's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if YNDX's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if YNDX'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 YNDX'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
Arkady Volozh (55yo)
Mr. Arkady Volozh is the Founder of Yandex N.V. and has been its Chief Executive Officer since 2000. Mr. Volozh is the Principal Founder of Yandex N.V and has been its Chief Executive Officer since 2000. H ...
|Founder||20.1yrs||no data||9.76% RUB1.5b|
|Co-Founder & Consultant||0yrs||no data||no data|
|CFO & COO||5.4yrs||no data||no data|
|Investor Relations Director||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Marketing Officer||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Corporate Development||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Director of HR & Educational Programs||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Yandex.Zen||16.8yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Technology Officer of Yandex Labs||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Media Services||0yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: YNDX's management team is seasoned and experienced (16.8 years average tenure).
|Founder||20.1yrs||no data||9.76% RUB1.5b|
|Deputy Chief Executive Officer & Director||0.7yrs||no data||no data|
|Non-Executive Director||14.1yrs||no data||0.049% RUB7.4m|
|Non-Executive Chairman||3.8yrs||no data||0.031% RUB4.7m|
|Non-Executive Director||5.8yrs||no data||no data|
|Non Executive Director||8.8yrs||no data||0.056% RUB8.5m|
|Non-Executive Director||9.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Non-Executive Director||6.8yrs||no data||no data|
|Non-Executive Director||0.7yrs||no data||no data|
|Non-Executive Director||1.7yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: YNDX's board of directors are considered experienced (6.3 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.
Yandex N.V.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Yandex N.V.
- Ticker: YNDX
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 2004
- Industry: Interactive Media and Services
- Sector: Media
- Market Cap: US$15.223b
- Shares outstanding: 329.86m
- Website: https://ir.yandex.com
Number of Employees
- Yandex N.V.
- Schiphol Boulevard 165
- 1118 BG
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|YNDX||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||Class A Ordinary Shares||US||USD||May 2011|
|YDX||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Class A Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||May 2011|
|YNDX||MISX (Micex - Rts)||Yes||Class A Ordinary Shares||RU||RUB||May 2011|
|0EDM||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Class A Ordinary Shares||GB||USD||May 2011|
|YNDX||RTS (Moscow Exchange Classica)||Yes||Class A Ordinary Shares||RU||USD||May 2011|
|NL_YNDX||KAS (Kazakhstan Stock Exchange)||Yes||Class A Ordinary Shares||KZ||KZT||May 2011|
Yandex N.V., an Internet and technology company, operates an Internet search engine in Russia and internationally. The company offers search, location-based, personalized, and mobile services that enable users to find information, and communicate and connect over the Internet from desktops and mobile devices. It provides geolocation services, such as Yandex.Maps, Yandex.Navigator, Yandex.Auto, and Yandex.Routing; Yandex.Mail that provides access to email accounts; Yandex.Disk, a cloud-based storage service; Yandex.News, an online news aggregation service; Yandex.Weather hyperlocal weather information services; Yandex Browser for desktops and mobile platforms; and Yandex Search Apps. The company also provides Yandex.Direct, an auction-based advertising placement platform; Yandex Advertising Network service; Yandex.Radar, a market analytics tool; mobile advertising products; Yandex.Metrica, a web analytics system; Yandex.Market, an e-commerce gateway service; Yandex.Station, a smart speaker; Yandex.Phone, an assistant. In addition, it offers Yandex.Taxi, a ride-sharing service; Auto.ru for used and new cars, commercial vehicles, and spare parts; Yandex.Realty, a real estate classifieds platform; Yandex.Jobs, a job search Website; and Yandex.Travel, a travel aggregator service. Further, it offers KinoPoisk, a Russian language Website for movies, TV series, celebrity content, and entertainment news; Yandex.Music, a music streaming service; Yandex.Afisha to buy tickets to cinemas, theaters, and concerts online; and Yandex.TV Program that provides up to date schedule of broadcast, cable and digital TV channels, as well as an option to view certain TV channels online. Additionally, it offers Yandex Zen, a personal recommendation service; Yandex.Cloud that allows companies to host and develop apps and services, and store and manage data; and Yandex.Drive, a free-floating car-sharing service. Yandex N.V. was incorporated in 2004 and is based in Schiphol, the Netherlands.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/20 02:48|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/19 00:00|
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