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How to buy Weibo Corporation stock

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Weibo Corporation is an internet content & information business based in the US. Weibo Corporation shares (WB) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Weibo Corporation employs 4,126 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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Weibo Corporation share price

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Weibo Corporation shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-03-10.
52-week range$28.93 - $63.55
50-day moving average $52.61
200-day moving average $43.52
Wall St. target price$44.67
PE ratio 32.3722
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $1.62

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Is it a good time to buy Weibo Corporation stock?

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Is Weibo Corporation under- or over-valued?

Valuing Weibo Corporation stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Weibo Corporation's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Weibo Corporation's P/E ratio

Weibo Corporation's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 32x. In other words, Weibo Corporation shares trade at around 32x recent earnings.

That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.

Weibo Corporation's PEG ratio

Weibo Corporation's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.6564. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Weibo Corporation's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Weibo Corporation's EBITDA

Weibo Corporation's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $506.1 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Weibo Corporation's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Weibo Corporation financials

Revenue TTM $1.6 billion
Operating margin TTM 28.94%
Gross profit TTM $1.4 billion
Return on assets TTM 5.62%
Return on equity TTM 15.76%
Profit margin 23.07%
Book value $11.77
Market capitalisation $11.9 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Weibo Corporation shares

There are currently 8.0 million Weibo Corporation shares held short by investors – that's known as Weibo Corporation's "short interest". This figure is 5.4% up from 7.6 million last month.

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

Weibo Corporation's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Weibo Corporation's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Weibo Corporation shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Weibo Corporation shares traded daily (recently around 2.0 million). Weibo Corporation's SIR currently stands at 4.03. In other words for every 100,000 Weibo Corporation shares traded daily on the market, roughly 4030 shares are currently held short.

However Weibo Corporation's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Weibo Corporation shares, or, against the total number of tradable Weibo Corporation shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Weibo Corporation's short interest could be expressed as 0.04% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Weibo Corporation shares in existence, roughly 40 shares are currently held short) or 0% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Weibo Corporation 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 Weibo Corporation.

Find out more about how you can short Weibo Corporation stock.

Weibo Corporation share dividends

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

Weibo Corporation share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Weibo Corporation's shares have ranged in value from as little as $28.93 up to $63.55. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

WB.US volatility(beta: 1.19)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 Weibo Corporation's is 1.1869. This would suggest that Weibo Corporation's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Weibo Corporation overview

Weibo Corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates as a social media platform for people to create, distribute, and discover content in the People's Republic of China. It operates in two segments, Advertising and Marketing Services; and Value-Added Services. The company offers discovery products to help users discover content on its platform; self-expression products that enable its users to express themselves on its platform; and social products to promote social interaction between users on its platform. It also provides advertising and marketing solutions, such as social display advertisements; and promoted feeds, such as Super FST, Fans Headline, and Weibo Express, promoted accounts, and promoted trends and search products that enable its customers to promote their brands and conduct marketing activities. In addition, the company offers copyright content, such as TV channels, online video websites, and operators with copyright content through traffic resource exchange and content traffic sharing; MCNs and other self-media to manage and provide services to content creators on Weibo, such as MCNs, unions, and e-commerce partners; other app developers an application platform, which allows users to log into third-party applications; and Weibo Wallet product consists of red envelops and coupons that enables platform partners to conduct interest generation activities on Weibo. The company was formerly known as T. CN Corporation and changed its name to Weibo Corporation in 2012.

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