YY Stock Overview
JOYY Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates social media platforms that offer users engaging and experience across various video and audio-based social platforms.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$32.62|
|52 Week High||US$71.39|
|52 Week Low||US$23.14|
|1 Month Change||-18.67%|
|3 Month Change||-13.86%|
|1 Year Change||-53.83%|
|3 Year Change||-53.19%|
|5 Year Change||-43.79%|
|Change since IPO||188.42%|
Recent News & Updates
JOYY (NASDAQ:YY) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of US$0.51
JOYY Inc. ( NASDAQ:YY ) will pay a dividend of US$0.51 on the 6th of July. This means the annual payment is 5.9% of the...
|YY||US Interactive Media and Services||US Market|
Return vs Industry: YY underperformed the US Interactive Media and Services industry which returned -44.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: YY underperformed the US Market which returned -18.4% over the past year.
|YY Average Weekly Movement||11.1%|
|Interactive Media and Services Industry Average Movement||11.3%|
|Market Average Movement||8.1%|
|10% most volatile stocks in US Market||16.6%|
|10% least volatile stocks in US Market||3.2%|
Stable Share Price: YY is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 11% a week.
Volatility Over Time: YY's weekly volatility (11%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
JOYY Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates social media platforms that offer users engaging and experience across various video and audio-based social platforms. The company operates Bigo Live, a live streaming platform that allows users to live stream specific moments, such as showcase talents, socialize, and connect with other users worldwide; Likee, a short-form video social platform that focuses on enabling users to create short-form video; Hago, a casual game-oriented social platform; and imo, a chat and instant messaging application with functions, including video calls and other communication tools, such as group calls, document sharing, etc.. It operates in the People’s Republic of China, the United States, the Great Britain, Japan, South Korea, Australia, the Middle East, and Southeast Asia and others. The company was formerly known as YY Inc. and changed its name to JOYY Inc. in December 2019.
JOYY Fundamentals Summary
|YY fundamental statistics|
Is YY overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|YY income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$1.76b|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||-0.91|
|Net Profit Margin||-2.51%|
How did YY perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
6.3%Current Dividend Yield
Is YY undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 5/6
Price-To-Sales vs Peers
Price-To-Sales vs Industry
Price-To-Sales vs Fair Ratio
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
Key Valuation Metric
Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for YY?
Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.
|What is YY's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Sales Ratio vs Peers
How does YY's PS Ratio compare to its peers?
|YY PS Ratio vs Peers|
|Company||PS||Estimated Growth||Market Cap|
ZD Ziff Davis
Price-To-Sales vs Peers: YY is good value based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (0.9x) compared to the peer average (2x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does YY's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the US Interactive Media and Services Industry?
Price-To-Sales vs Industry: YY is good value based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (0.9x) compared to the US Interactive Media and Services industry average (2x)
Price to Sales Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is YY's PS Ratio compared to its Fair PS Ratio? This is the expected PS Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.
|Current PS Ratio||0.9x|
|Fair PS Ratio||1.8x|
Price-To-Sales vs Fair Ratio: YY is good value based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (0.9x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Sales Ratio (1.8x).
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of YY when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: YY ($32.62) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($120.02)
Significantly Below Fair Value: YY is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate YY's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
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How is JOYY forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 17 analysts?
Future Growth Score4/6
Future Growth Score 4/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: YY is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (1.9%).
Earnings vs Market: YY is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: YY is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: YY's revenue (8.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (8.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: YY's revenue (8.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: YY's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (3.9%).
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How has JOYY performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score0/6
Past Performance Score 0/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: YY is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: YY is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: YY is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 38.7% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare YY's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: YY is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Interactive Media and Services industry (-37.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: YY has a negative Return on Equity (-1.51%), as it is currently unprofitable.
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How is JOYY's financial position?
Financial Health Score5/6
Financial Health Score 5/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: YY's short term assets ($4.9B) exceed its short term liabilities ($2.5B).
Long Term Liabilities: YY's short term assets ($4.9B) exceed its long term liabilities ($1.0B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: YY has more cash than its total debt.
Reducing Debt: YY's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 58.9% to 16.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: YY's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (23.2%).
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if YY's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
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What is JOYY current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 3/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: YY's dividend (6.25%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.57%).
High Dividend: YY's dividend (6.25%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.24%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, YY has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: YY's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 2 years.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: YY is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: With its high cash payout ratio (572.4%), YY's dividend payments are not well covered by cash flows.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
David Li (48 yo)
Mr. Xueling Li, also known as David, is a Co-Founder of JOYY Inc. (formerly known as YY Inc.) and has been its Chief Executive Officer since April 2019 and served as its Acting Chief Executive Officer sinc...
Experienced Management: YY's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.1 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: YY's board of directors are considered experienced (9.1 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.
JOYY Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: JOYY Inc.
- Ticker: YY
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 2005
- Industry: Interactive Media and Services
- Sector: Media
- Implied Market Cap: US$2.338b
- Shares outstanding: 71.66m
- Website: https://joyy.sg
Number of Employees
- JOYY Inc.
- 30 Pasir Panjang Road
- Suite 15-31A
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/06/26 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/06/24 00:00|
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.