Some Thoughts on NetEase

Shares of NetEase have moved 5.4% today, and are now trading at a price of $102.05. In contrast, the S&P 500 index saw a 0.0% change. Today's trading volume is 823,189 compared to the stock's average volume of 968,661.

NetEase, Inc. engages in online games, music streaming, online intelligent learning services, and internet content services businesses in China and internationally . Based in Hangzhou, China the company has 31,119 full time employees and a market cap of $66,197,401,600. NetEase currently offers its equity investors a dividend that yields 12.7% per year.

The company is now trading -17.64% away from its average analyst target price of $123.9 per share. The 27 analysts following the stock have set target prices ranging from $109.79 to $148.72, and on average give NetEase a rating of buy.

Over the last 52 weeks, NTES stock has risen 33.0%, which amounts to a 14.0% difference compared to the S&P 500. The stock's 52 week high is $110.82 whereas its 52 week low is $53.09 per share. With its net margins declining an average -6.7% over the last 6 years, NetEase may not have a strong enough profitability trend to support its stock price.

Date Reported Total Revenue ($ k) Net Profit ($ k) Net Margins (%) YoY Growth (%)
2022-04-28 87,606,026 17,393,823 20 17.65
2021-04-28 73,667,133 12,849,783 17 -52.78
2020-04-29 59,241,145 21,509,059 36 125.0
2019-04-26 40,921,655 6,400,505 16 -33.33
2018-04-20 44,437,355 10,707,939 24 -20.0
2017-04-21 38,178,844 11,604,520 30
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