Yandex NVFind Ratings Reports
YANDEX N.V.'s gross profit margin for the fourth quarter of its fiscal year 2017 is essentially unchanged when compared to the same period a year ago. The company has grown its sales and net income during the past quarter when compared with the same quarter a year ago, and although its growth in net income has outpaced the industry average, its revenue growth has not. YANDEX N.V. is extremely liquid. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 2.14 which clearly shows the ability to cover any short-term cash needs. The company's liquidity has decreased from the same period last year.
During the same period, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has increased by 12.76% from the same quarter last year. Overall, the key liquidity measurements indicate that the company is very unlikely to face financial difficulties in the near future.
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|Income Statement||Q4 FY17||Q4 FY16|
|Net Sales ($mil)||493.86||403.73|
|Net Income ($mil)||62.03||24.22|
|Balance Sheet||Q4 FY17||Q4 FY16|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||1141.24||1045.46|
|Total Assets ($mil)||2261.28||1888.49|
|Total Debt ($mil)||309.78||310.31|
|Profitability||Q4 FY17||Q4 FY16|
|Gross Profit Margin||75.57||74.45|
|Return on Assets||6.74||5.95|
|Return on Equity||10.59||8.81|
|Debt||Q4 FY17||Q4 FY16|
|Share Data||Q4 FY17||Q4 FY16|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||326.31||322.62|
|Div / share||0.0||0.0|
|Book value / share||4.41||3.95|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||2549528.0||2558696.0|
BUY. YANDEX N.V.'s P/E ratio indicates a significant premium compared to an average of 63.37 for the Internet Software & Services industry and a significant premium compared to the S&P 500 average of 25.66. For additional comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 9.59 indicates a significant premium versus the S&P 500 average of 3.28 and a significant premium versus the industry average of 7.68. The price-to-sales ratio is well above the S&P 500 average, but well below the industry average. After reviewing these and other key valuation criteria, YANDEX N.V. proves to trade at a premium to investment alternatives within the industry.
|YNDX 89.94||Peers 63.37||YNDX 33.40||Peers 37.27|
Premium. A higher P/E ratio than its peers can signify a more expensive stock or higher growth expectations.
YNDX is trading at a significant premium to its peers.
Discount. The P/CF ratio, a stock’s price divided by the company's cash flow from operations, is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.
YNDX is trading at a discount to its peers.
|YNDX 0.48||Peers 27.72||YNDX 0.01||Peers 0.33|
Discount. A lower price-to-projected earnings ratio than its peers can signify a less expensive stock or lower future growth expectations.
YNDX is trading at a significant discount to its peers.
Discount. The PEG ratio is the stock’s P/E divided by the consensus estimate of long-term earnings growth. Faster growth can justify higher price multiples.
YNDX trades at a significant discount to its peers.
|YNDX 9.59||Peers 7.68||YNDX 42.42||Peers 21.36|
Premium. A higher price-to-book ratio makes a stock less attractive to investors seeking stocks with lower market values per dollar of equity on the balance sheet.
YNDX is trading at a premium to its peers.
Higher. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
YNDX is expected to have an earnings growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.
|YNDX 8.44||Peers 9.85||YNDX 30.01||Peers 35.42|
Discount. In the absence of P/E and P/B multiples, the price-to-sales ratio can display the value investors are placing on each dollar of sales.
YNDX is trading at a discount to its industry on this measurement.
Lower. A sales growth rate that trails the industry implies that a company is losing market share.
YNDX trails its peers on the basis of sales growth