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Sohu.com is a provider of online media, search, and game services on personal computers (PCs) and mobile devices. The company provides online news and information through a mobile phone application, Sohu News APP; sohu.com for PCs; and m.sohu.com mobile portal, as well as online video content and service through tv.sohu.com for PCs, and Sohu Video APP mobile phone application. It also operates focus.cn, which provides online real estate information and services; and offers paid subscription services, interactive broadcasting services, and content through various platforms. In addition, the company operates Sogou Search, which makes information accessible for Chinese Internet users; Sogou Input Method, a cloud-based Chinese language input software; Sogou Browser for Web navigation; Sogou Web Directory, a content aggregation and distribution platform; and Sogou Translation to deliver language translation, as well as offers auction-based pay-for-click services for advertisers.
TypePublic
Founded1999
HQBeijing, CN
Websitesohu.com
Employee Ratings4.6

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Sept 2020)7,800
Job Openings309
Revenue (FY, 2019)$1.8 B(+2%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)$23.3
Cybersecurity ratingFMore

Key People/Management at Sohu.com

Charles Zhang

Charles Zhang

Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer
Joanna Lv

Joanna Lv

Chief Financial Officer
Xiaochuan Wang

Xiaochuan Wang

Chief Executive Officer of Sogou
Xuemei Zhang

Xuemei Zhang

Vice President of Operations and Human Resources
Dewen Chen

Dewen Chen

Chief Executive Officer of Changyou
Yi Zeng

Yi Zeng

Vice President of Marketing
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Sohu.com Office Locations

Sohu.com has an office in Beijing
Beijing, CN (HQ)
Block 3, No, 2 Kexueyuan S Rd, Wu Dao Kou, Haidian Qu
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Sohu.com Financials and Metrics

Sohu.com Revenue

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Sohu.com's revenue was reported to be $1.85 b in FY, 2019 which is a 1.8% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2020)

38.0m

Gross profit (Q2, 2020)

(212.1m)

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2020), %

(558.5%)

Net income (Q2, 2020)

(83.1m)

EBIT (Q2, 2020)

(22.7m)

Market capitalization (9-Sept-2021)

916.2m

Closing stock price (9-Sept-2021)

23.3

Cash (30-Jun-2020)

397.4m

EV

739.1m
Sohu.com's current market capitalization is $916.2 m.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

1.8b1.8b1.8b

Revenue growth, %

2%2%

Cost of goods sold

950.3m982.5m982.1m

Gross profit

819.3m830.3m863.4m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Revenue

455.0m486.0m459.8m431.4m474.8m482.3m436.0m38.0m

Cost of goods sold

260.8m274.3m260.3m260.2m270.5m251.3m274.7m250.0m

Gross profit

194.2m211.8m199.5m171.2m204.3m231.0m161.3m(212.1m)

Gross profit Margin, %

43%44%43%40%43%48%37%(559%)
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

1.4b819.5m305.1m

Accounts Receivable

250.5m264.4m260.7m

Prepaid Expenses

192.7m225.7m124.3m

Current Assets

2.6b2.4b2.0b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Cash

1.2b669.1m833.2m838.6m375.2m252.6m571.7m397.4m

Accounts Receivable

217.1m238.6m237.0m186.1m177.0m194.7m231.9m219.9m

Prepaid Expenses

211.7m224.0m201.0m204.0m191.5m215.5m130.2m132.7m

Current Assets

2.7b2.5b2.4b2.3b2.1b2.0b2.0b1.9b
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

(470.0m)(67.4m)(43.4m)

Depreciation and Amortization

224.0m152.1m132.4m

Accounts Payable

33.4m57.5m(9.7m)

Cash From Operating Activities

187.7m84.0m210.6m
USDFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

180.1k

Debt/Equity

0.1 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

1.9 x
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Sohu.com Operating Metrics

FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Patent Applications

1.32 k1.67 k1.61 k

Patents Issued

8731.13 k1.36 k

Servers Maintained

56 k55.5 k46.45 k

Software Copyrights

718769863
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Sohu.com Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Guangzhou QianjunNovember 30, 2014
Beijing AmazGame Age Internet Technology Co Ltd
Beijing Century High-Tech Investment Co Ltd
Beijing Changyou Chuangxiang Software Technology Co Ltd
Beijing Changyou Gamespace Software Technology Co Ltd
Beijing Focus Interactive Information Service Co Ltd
Beijing Gamease Age Digital Technology Co Ltd
Beijing Guanyou Gamespace Digital Technology Co Ltd
Beijing Heng Da Yi Tong Information Technology Co Ltd
Beijing Sogou Information Service Co Ltd
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Sohu.com Revenue Breakdown

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Sohu.com revenue breakdown by business segment: 9.5% from Brand Advertising, 58.1% from Search and Search Related Advertising, 8.5% from Others and 23.9% from Online game

Sohu.com Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

F

54/100

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Sohu.com Online and Social Media Presence

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Sohu.com News and Updates

Sohu.com Reports Second Quarter 2021 Unaudited Financial Results

BEIJING, Aug. 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Sohu.com Limited (NASDAQ: SOHU), China's leading online media, video, gaming and search business group, today reported unaudited financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2021. In view of the previously-announced Share Purchase Agreement...

Sohu.com to Report Second Quarter 2021 Financial Results on August 9, 2021

BEIJING, July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Sohu.com Limited (NASDAQ: SOHU), China's leading online media, video, gaming and search business group, will report its second quarter 2021 unaudited financial results on Monday, August 9, 2021, before U.S. market hours. Sohu's management team will...

Sohu.com Reports First Quarter 2021 Unaudited Financial Results

BEIJING, May 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Sohu.com Limited (NASDAQ: SOHU), China's leading online media, video, gaming and search business group, today reported unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2021. In view of the previously-announced Share Purchase Agreement...

Sohu.com to Report First Quarter 2021 Financial Results on May 14, 2021

BEIJING, May 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Sohu.com Limited (NASDAQ: SOHU), China's leading online media, video, gaming and search business group, will report its first quarter 2021 unaudited financial results on Friday, May 14, 2021, before U.S. market hours. Sohu's management team will host a...

Sohu.com Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2020 Unaudited Financial Results

BEIJING, Feb. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Sohu.com Limited (NASDAQ: SOHU), China's leading online media, video, search and gaming business group, today reported unaudited financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2020. In view of the previously-announced...

Sohu.com to Report Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2020 Financial Results on February 4, 2021

BEIJING, Jan. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Sohu.com Limited (NASDAQ: SOHU), China's leading online media, video, search and gaming business group, will report its fourth quarter and fiscal year 2020 unaudited financial results on Thursday, February 4, 2021, before U.S. market hours. Sohu's...
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Sohu.com Blogs

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Sohu and Sogou Enter into Definitive Agreements regarding Sogou Going-Private Transaction Content Import Tue, 09/29/2020 - 07:05 Sohu and Sogou Enter into Definitive Agreements regarding Sogou Going-Private Transaction September 29, 2020 at 7:05 AM EDT This re…

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Sohu.com Reports First Quarter 2020 Unaudited Financial Results

BEIJING , May 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Sohu.com Limited (NASDAQ: SOHU), China's leading online media, video, search and gaming business group, today reported unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2020 . First Q uarter Highlights [1] Total revenues were US$436 million [2]
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Sohu.com Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Sohu.com founded?

    Sohu.com was founded in 1999.

  • Who are Sohu.com key executives?

    Sohu.com's key executives are Charles Zhang, Joanna Lv and Xiaochuan Wang.

  • How many employees does Sohu.com have?

    Sohu.com has 7,800 employees.

  • What is Sohu.com revenue?

    Latest Sohu.com annual revenue is $1.8 b.

  • What is Sohu.com revenue per employee?

    Latest Sohu.com revenue per employee is $236.6 k.

  • Who are Sohu.com competitors?

    Competitors of Sohu.com include NetEase, Idagio and SeatGeek.

  • Where is Sohu.com headquarters?

    Sohu.com headquarters is located at Block 3, No, 2 Kexueyuan S Rd, Wu Dao Kou, Haidian Qu, Beijing.

  • Where are Sohu.com offices?

    Sohu.com has an office in Beijing.

  • How many offices does Sohu.com have?

    Sohu.com has 1 office.