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The9 Limited is an electronic gaming & multimedia business based in the US. The9 shares (NCTY) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. The9 employs 61 staff and has a market cap (total outstanding shares value) of 0.00.

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The9 share price

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The9 shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-03-10.
52-week range$2.04 - $89.20
50-day moving average $34.66
200-day moving average $12.32
Wall St. target price$3.50
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-1.28

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The9 financials

Gross profit TTM $-1,000,771
Return on assets TTM -62.82%
Return on equity TTM 0%
Profit margin 55801.29%
Book value $-5.35
Market capitalisation $647.8 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting The9 shares

There are currently 679,724 The9 shares held short by investors – that's known as The9's "short interest". This figure is 3.6% up from 656,236 last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting The9 shares can be evaluated.

The9's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

The9's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of The9 shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of The9 shares traded daily (recently around 2.4 million). The9's SIR currently stands at 0.28. In other words for every 100,000 The9 shares traded daily on the market, roughly 280 shares are currently held short.

However The9's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of The9 shares, or, against the total number of tradable The9 shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case The9's short interest could be expressed as 0.06% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 The9 shares in existence, roughly 60 shares are currently held short) or 0% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable The9 shares, roughly 0 shares are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against The9.

Find out more about how you can short The9 stock.

The9 share dividends

We're not expecting The9 to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have The9's shares ever split?

The9's shares were split on a 1:10 basis on 18 October 2020. So if you had owned 10 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your The9 shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 900% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for The9 shares which in turn could have impacted The9's share price.

The9 share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, The9's shares have ranged in value from as little as $2.04 up to $89.2. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

NCTY.US volatility(beta: 1.35)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while The9's is 1.3467. This would suggest that The9's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

The9 overview

The9 Limited, together with its subsidiaries, operates and develops online games in the People's Republic of China. The company offers online games, including multiplayer online games, mobile games, Web games, and TV games. It also develops mobile games, including CrossFire New Mobile Game and Audition; and provides technical consulting services. The company was formerly known as GameNow. net Limited and changed its name to The9 Limited in February 2004. The9 Limited was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Shanghai, the People's Republic of China. .

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