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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

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industry
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history
Cash-to-Debt 45.29
SOHU's Cash-to-Debt is ranked higher than
56% of the 292 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 7.88 vs. SOHU: 45.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
SOHU' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.41  Med: No Debt Max: 20451
Current: 45.29
1.41
20451
Equity-to-Asset 0.39
SOHU's Equity-to-Asset is ranked lower than
75% of the 288 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 0.59 vs. SOHU: 0.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
SOHU' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: 0.62 Max: 0.96
Current: 0.39
0.39
0.96
Piotroski F-Score: 4
Altman Z-Score: 1.75
Beneish M-Score: -3.72
WACC vs ROIC
11.92%
-33.07%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

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Operating Margin % -7.10
SOHU's Operating Margin % is ranked lower than
72% of the 289 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.94 vs. SOHU: -7.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
SOHU' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -12.25  Med: 19.12 Max: 39.67
Current: -7.1
-12.25
39.67
Net Margin % -13.57
SOHU's Net Margin % is ranked lower than
74% of the 289 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 1.21 vs. SOHU: -13.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
SOHU' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -13.57  Med: 12.66 Max: 36.97
Current: -13.57
-13.57
36.97
ROE % -19.65
SOHU's ROE % is ranked lower than
78% of the 264 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 3.17 vs. SOHU: -19.65 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
SOHU' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -20.05  Med: 12.51 Max: 52.46
Current: -19.65
-20.05
52.46
ROA % -8.19
SOHU's ROA % is ranked lower than
69% of the 293 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. SOHU: -8.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
SOHU' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -8.19  Med: 7.74 Max: 39.05
Current: -8.19
-8.19
39.05
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % -18.12
SOHU's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
62% of the 290 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 15.51 vs. SOHU: -18.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % only.
SOHU' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -28.7  Med: 105.17 Max: 231.97
Current: -18.12
-28.7
231.97
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 5.40
SOHU's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
55% of the 241 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 7.60 vs. SOHU: 5.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
SOHU' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.4  Med: 31.7 Max: 120.7
Current: 5.4
5.4
120.7
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate -29.20
SOHU's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked lower than
84% of the 176 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. SOHU: -29.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
SOHU' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -46.3  Med: 14 Max: 122.1
Current: -29.2
-46.3
122.1
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 131.50
SOHU's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked higher than
94% of the 162 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 6.30 vs. SOHU: 131.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
SOHU' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -42.8  Med: 1.1 Max: 131.5
Current: 131.5
-42.8
131.5
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Financials (Next Earnings Date: 2017-05-21 Est.)


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Cash & Debt
Operating Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

SOHU Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Jeremy Grantham 168,200 sh (New)
Jim Simons 1,451,600 sh (+18.25%)
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Q2 2016

SOHU Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Jeremy Grantham 429,026 sh (+155.07%)
Jim Simons 1,653,700 sh (+13.92%)
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Q3 2016

SOHU Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Ken Fisher 35,690 sh (New)
Jeremy Grantham 734,772 sh (+71.27%)
Jim Simons 1,959,117 sh (+18.47%)
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Q4 2016

SOHU Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Jeremy Grantham 899,175 sh (+22.37%)
Jim Simons 1,847,300 sh (-5.71%)
Ken Fisher 20,837 sh (-41.62%)
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Business Description

Industry: Online Media » Internet Content & Information    NAICS: 519130    SIC: 7374
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Sohu.com Inc is a Chinese online media, search, gaming, community and mobile service group providing comprehensive online products and services on PCs and mobile devices in the People's Republic of China.

As one of the earliest Internet companies in China, Sohu generates revenue from online gaming, paid search, and brand/video advertising through several branded web properties that are popular with Internet users. Its gaming business, which is operated by majority-owned subsidiary ChangYou, contributes 39% of total revenue. Its paid-search business, Sogou, which is 36% owned by Sohu and 40% owned by Tencent, contributes 31% of total revenue.

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Ratios

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history
PB Ratio 1.52
SOHU's PB Ratio is ranked higher than
73% of the 341 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 3.03 vs. SOHU: 1.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
SOHU' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.24  Med: 2.44 Max: 13.29
Current: 1.52
1.24
13.29
PS Ratio 0.89
SOHU's PS Ratio is ranked higher than
77% of the 354 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.61 vs. SOHU: 0.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
SOHU' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.77  Med: 2.96 Max: 15.53
Current: 0.89
0.77
15.53
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 6.32
SOHU's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked higher than
95% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 21.19 vs. SOHU: 6.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
SOHU' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.9  Med: 8.38 Max: 42.69
Current: 6.32
2.9
42.69
EV-to-EBITDA 7.30
SOHU's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
82% of the 268 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 17.09 vs. SOHU: 7.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
SOHU' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.8  Med: 7.95 Max: 87.6
Current: 7.3
1.8
87.6
Shiller PE Ratio 50.55
SOHU's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
62% of the 26 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 49.32 vs. SOHU: 50.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
SOHU' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.14  Med: 33.16 Max: 66.92
Current: 50.55
16.14
66.92
Current Ratio 1.98
SOHU's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
53% of the 283 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 1.84 vs. SOHU: 1.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
SOHU' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.63  Med: 2.92 Max: 13.91
Current: 1.98
1.63
13.91
Quick Ratio 1.98
SOHU's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
55% of the 283 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 1.73 vs. SOHU: 1.98 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
SOHU' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.63  Med: 2.92 Max: 13.91
Current: 1.98
1.63
13.91
Days Sales Outstanding 41.84
SOHU's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
55% of the 235 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 44.80 vs. SOHU: 41.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
SOHU' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 31.37  Med: 38.77 Max: 52.27
Current: 41.84
31.37
52.27
Days Payable 82.02
SOHU's Days Payable is ranked higher than
66% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 53.92 vs. SOHU: 82.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
SOHU' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.18  Med: 51.09 Max: 95.72
Current: 82.02
13.18
95.72

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -0.30
SOHU's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 212 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: -1.20 vs. SOHU: -0.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
SOHU' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.9  Med: -0.5 Max: 0.4
Current: -0.3
-16.9
0.4

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value 5.40
SOHU's Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value is ranked higher than
55% of the 214 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 6.21 vs. SOHU: 5.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value only.
SOHU' s Price-to-Net-Current-Asset-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.38  Med: 7.51 Max: 64.07
Current: 5.4
1.38
64.07
Price-to-Tangible-Book 1.70
SOHU's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked higher than
80% of the 280 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 4.66 vs. SOHU: 1.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
SOHU' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.74  Med: 3.37 Max: 19.32
Current: 1.7
0.74
19.32
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 0.60
SOHU's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
93% of the 164 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 1.84 vs. SOHU: 0.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
SOHU' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.52  Med: 0.98 Max: 3.58
Current: 0.6
0.52
3.58
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 0.31
SOHU's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked higher than
92% of the 297 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. SOHU: 0.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
SOHU' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.27  Med: 1.46 Max: 5.08
Current: 0.31
0.27
5.08
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % -11.33
SOHU's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked lower than
81% of the 377 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 1.77 vs. SOHU: -11.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
SOHU' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -11.48  Med: 10.5 Max: 30.5
Current: -11.33
-11.48
30.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % -1.97
SOHU's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked lower than
81% of the 113 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 13.15 vs. SOHU: -1.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
SOHU' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -15.8  Med: 22.8 Max: 75.4
Current: -1.97
-15.8
75.4

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $1,650
EPS (TTM) $ -5.82
Beta1.43
Short Percentage of Float2.79%
52-Week Range $32.60 - 51.82
Shares Outstanding (Mil)38.81

Analyst Estimate

Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 1,713 1,848
EPS ($) -4.40 -2.76
EPS without NRI ($) -4.40 -2.76
EPS Growth Rate
(Future 3Y To 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends per Share ($)
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