Tencent Summary


Tencent (腾讯) is an investment holding conglomerate whose subsidiaries specialize in various Internet-related services and products, entertainment, artificial intelligence, and technology. Its services include social networks, music, web portals, e-commerce, mobile games, internet services, payment systems, smartphones, multiplayer online games. Tencent offers Weixin and QQ, communications and social platforms for instant messaging.

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Company Growth (employees)

Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)85,858(+11%)
Job Openings184
Website Visits (May 2021)23 m(-11%)
Revenue (FY, 2020)¥482.1 B(+28%)
Share Price (Jul 2021)$565(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingFMore

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Tencent Office Locations

Tencent has offices in Shenzhen, Palo Alto, Hong Kong, Minato City and in 5 other locations

Tencent Financials and Metrics

Tencent Revenue

Tencent's revenue was reported to be ¥482.06 b in FY, 2020 which is a 27.8% increase from the previous period.


Revenue (FY, 2020)¥482.06 b
Revenue growth (FY, 2020 - Q3, 2020), %27.8%
Gross profit (FY, 2020)¥221.53 b
Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %46.0%
Net income (FY, 2020)¥160.13 b
EBIT (FY, 2020) ¥184.24 b
Market capitalization (15-Jul-2021)$5.42 t
Closing stock price(15-Jul-2021)$565
Cash (31-Dec-2020)¥152.8 b
EV $249.68 t

Tencent's current market capitalization is $5.4 t.

CNYFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020
Revenue237.8 b312.7 b377.3 b482.1 b
Revenue growth, %32%21%28%
Cost of goods sold120.8 b170.6 b209.8 b260.5 b
Gross profit116.9 b142.1 b167.5 b221.5 b
CNYQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020
Revenue73.5 b73.7 b80.6 b85.5 b88.8 b97.2 b108.1 b114.9 b125.4 b
Cost of goods sold36.5 b39.2 b45.1 b45.6 b49.7 b54.8 b55.3 b61.7 b68.8 b
Gross profit37 b34.4 b35.5 b39.8 b39.1 b42.5 b52.8 b53.2 b56.6 b
Gross profit Margin, %50%47%44%47%44%44%49%46%45%
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CNYFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020
Cash105.7 b97.8 b133 b152.8 b
Accounts Receivable16.5 b28.4 b35.8 b45 b
Prepaid Expenses6.7 b7.5 b8.4 b10.2 b
Inventories295 m324 m718 m814 m
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CNYFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020
Net Income72.5 b80 b95.9 b160.1 b
Depreciation and Amortization23.6 b34.2 b44.7 b50.8 b
Accounts Receivable(6.4 b)(10.3 b)(6 b)(7.5 b)
Inventories(39 m)(29 m)(394 m)(95 m)
CNYQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020
Cash From Operating Activities19.8 b41.4 b73.2 b28.8 b53.8 b98 b54.7 b98.7 b145.3 b
Cash From Investing Activities(39.3 b)(72.9 b)(102.2 b)(21.4 b)(36.3 b)(56.4 b)(52.3 b)(92.9 b)(140.5 b)
Cash From Financing Activities33.1 b30.1 b26.3 b5.6 b7.3 b4.2 b(761 m)34.5 b17.6 b
Net Change in Cash13.6 b(1.4 b)(2.7 b)13 b24.8 b45.8 b1.6 b40.3 b22.3 b
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FY, 2020
EV/EBIT1355.2 x
EV/CFO1286.2 x
Revenue/Employee6.5 m
Debt/Equity314.1 x
Debt/Assets183.3 x
Financial Leverage1.7 x
P/E Ratio34.1 x
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Revenue Breakdown

Tencent revenue breakdown by business segment: 17.1% from Online Advertising, 54.8% from Value-Added Services, 26.6% from FinTech and Business Services and 1.6% from Other

Tencent revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 93.0% from Mainland China and 7.0% from Others

Tencent Operating Metrics

Tencent's Fee-based Value Added Services Registered Subscriptions was reported to be 219.5 m in Q4, 2020.

Q4, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q4, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q4, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q4, 2020
Smart Device Monthly Active Users (Qzone)554 m550 m542.7 m531.1 m532.4 m571.9 m553.5 m517 m507 m542.8 m513 m
Fee-based Value Added Services Registered Subscriptions134.6 m147.1 m153.9 m154.1 m160.3 m165.5 m168.9 m170.6 m180.1 m197.4 m203.4 m213.4 m219.5 m
Monthly Active Users (QQ)783.4 m805.5 m803.2 m802.6 m807.1 m823 m807.9 m731 m727 m767.5 m744.4 m
Smart Device Monthly Active Users (QQ)683 m694.1 m708.6 m697.9 m699.8 m700.4 m706.7 m653.4 m647 m693.5 m647.6 m617.4 m594.9 m

Tencent Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Klei EntertainmentJanuary 24, 2021
Leyou GroupDecember 21, 2020$10.7 b
BitautoNovember 04, 2020$1.15 b
10 Chambers CollectiveOctober 01, 2020
iFlixJune 24, 2020
HUYAApril 03, 2020
SharkmobMay 21, 2019
Cat CakeAugust 22, 2018
Grinding Gear GamesMay 21, 2018
SanookDecember 22, 2016

Tencent Hiring Categories

Tencent Median Salaries

Source: 6 public H-1B filings from Tencent

Tencent Cybersecurity Score

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Tencent Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

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Tencent Website Traffic

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Tencent Online and Social Media Presence

Twitter followers

39 Twitter followers

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Tencent has 39 Twitter Followers. The number of followers has .

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Tencent News and Updates

Jul 16, 2021
Sweden’s raises €29.5 million from Tencent in advance of IPO
_3xOCqStockholm-based digital healthcare provider has secured €29.5 million in funding from Tencent Holdings. This funding is an extension to a round announced back in May that saw the firm take home €50 million. Including this extension, has garnered approximately €160.5 million in funding. Founded in 2016, is the second most downloaded doctor […] The post Sweden’s raises €29.5 million from Tencent in advance of IPO appeared first on
Jul 15, 2021
Report: Alibaba, Tencent mull easing blocks on each others’ services
_3xOCqAccording to WSJ, Alibaba could allow shoppers on its marketplace to use Tencent's WeChat Pay, among other moves.
Jul 14, 2021
Alibaba and Tencent Can Be Friends But Business Might Suffer
_3xOCqAlibaba and Tencent Can Be Friends But Business Might Suffer
Jul 13, 2021
Tencent Acquisition Approval Ignites Hong Kong Internet Rally
_3xOCqTencent's acquisition of search engine Sogou (SOGO US) was approved. July trade data was released overnight. The strong release indicates that the global economy is rebounding post-pandemic and was a catalyst for the Hong Kong market today. Carbon neutral stocks had a very strong day as investors...
Jul 13, 2021
Chinese Tech Stocks Jump After Tencent Gets Deal Approval
_3xOCqChinese Tech Stocks Jump After Tencent Gets Deal Approval
Jul 12, 2021
China’s DouYu Kills Deal to Merge With Huya in Blow to Tencent
_3xOCqChina’s DouYu Kills Deal to Merge With Huya in Blow to Tencent

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When was Tencent founded?
Tencent was founded in 1998.
Who are Tencent key executives?
Tencent's key executives are Ma Huateng, Lau Chi Ping and Xu Chenye.
How many employees does Tencent have?
Tencent has 85,858 employees.
What is Tencent revenue?
Latest Tencent annual revenue is ¥482.06 b.
What is Tencent revenue per employee?
Latest Tencent revenue per employee is ¥6.46 m.
Who are Tencent competitors?
Competitors of Tencent include NetEase, Agora and Facebook.
Where is Tencent headquarters?
Tencent headquarters is located at Tencent Binhai Building, No. 33, Haitian Second Road, Shenzhen.
Where are Tencent offices?
Tencent has offices in Shenzhen, Palo Alto, Hong Kong, Minato City and 5 other locations
How many offices does Tencent have?
Tencent has 11 offices.

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