Sogou Inc. provides search and search-related services in the People’s Republic of China. More Details
Flawless balance sheet with limited growth.
Share Price & News
How has Sogou's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SOGO is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 1% a week.
Volatility Over Time: SOGO's weekly volatility (1%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
US Interactive Media and Services
1 Year Return
US Interactive Media and Services
Return vs Industry: SOGO underperformed the US Interactive Media and Services industry which returned 64.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SOGO underperformed the US Market which returned 34.7% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Sogou's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Sogou undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate SOGO's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate SOGO's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SOGO is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Interactive Media and Services industry average.
PE vs Market: SOGO 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 SOGO's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SOGO's PB Ratio (3.4x) is in line with the US Interactive Media and Services industry average.
How is Sogou forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual revenue growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if SOGO's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if SOGO's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the US market
High Growth Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: SOGO's revenue (29.7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SOGO's revenue (29.7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if SOGO's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Sogou performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SOGO is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: SOGO is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SOGO is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 28.4% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare SOGO's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: SOGO is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Interactive Media and Services industry (65.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SOGO has a negative Return on Equity (-4.13%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Sogou's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SOGO's short term assets ($1.1B) exceed its short term liabilities ($345.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: SOGO's short term assets ($1.1B) exceed its long term liabilities ($8.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SOGO is debt free.
Reducing Debt: SOGO has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SOGO has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: SOGO has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Sogou current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate SOGO's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SOGO'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 SOGO's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SOGO'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 SOGO'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
Xiaochuan Wang (43 yo)
Mr. Xiaochuan Wang served as an Independent Director at Sunlands Technology Group (formerly known as Sunlands Online Education Group) since March 2018 until March 24, 2021. He serves as Chief Executive Off...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Insufficient data to establish whether Xiaochuan's total compensation is reasonable compared to companies of similar size in the US market.
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Xiaochuan's compensation with company performance.
Experienced Management: SOGO's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.6 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: SOGO's board of directors are considered experienced (4.2 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.
Sogou Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Sogou Inc.
- Ticker: SOGO
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 2005
- Industry: Interactive Media and Services
- Sector: Media
- Market Cap: US$3.417b
- Shares outstanding: 387.84m
- Website: https://www.sogou.com
Number of Employees
- Sogou Inc.
- Sohu.com Internet Plaza
- Level 15
Sogou Inc. provides search and search-related services in the People’s Republic of China. The company provides Sogou Search, a search engine; and Sogou Input Method, a Chinese language input software for P...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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