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Sina Corporation (SINA) trades an average of 5.29 million shares per day, and has a market cap of $6.78 billion. The company was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Shanghai, China.

  • Time Released: Unknown at time of writing*

  • Industry: Computer Services

  • Recent Price: $102.13

  • 52 Week High: $147.12

  • 52 Week Low: $40.50

  • Book Value: $21.43

On average, 12 analysts are expecting $0.19 per share, a drop of $-0.06 in earnings per share compared with last quarter's results of $0.25. Analyst estimates range between $0.06 and $0.29 per share. Don't be surprised if estimates get revised upward between now and the release.

Revenue year-over-year has increased to $402.62 million for 2010 vs. $358.57 million for 2009. The bottom line has falling earnings year-over-year of $-19.094 million for 2010 vs. $411.90 million for 2009. The company's earnings before income and taxes are rising with an EBIT year-over-year of $96.24 million for 2010 vs. $37.20 million for 2009.

Annually, revenue is growing at a rate of 12.28%: (Click on chart to enlarge)

Gross reported revenue compared to the mean estimate (rounded).

Fiscal Quarter Ending Month-Year Revenue Estimates Actual $ Difference Difference %
Mar-11 $ 95.86 M $ 95.53 M $ -0.33 M -0.34%
Dec-10 $ 104.54 M $ 105.04 M $ 0.50 M 0.48%
Sep-10 $ 103.99 M $ 103.56 M $ -0.43 M -0.41%
Jun-10 $ 93.79 M $ 94.73 M $ 0.94 M 1%
Mar-10 $ 80.03 M $ 80.32 M $ 0.29 M 0.36%

M = millions, B = billions

Reported earnings per share compared to the mean estimate. Differences are rounded.

Fiscal Quarter Ending Month-Year Estimate Actual Difference Difference %
Mar-11 0.26 0.25 -0.01 -3.85%
Dec-10 0.45 0.46 0.01 2.22%
Sep-10 0.44 0.50 0.06 13.64%
Jun-10 0.34 0.42 0.08 23.53%
Mar-10 0.28 0.34 0.06 21.43%

(Some onetime items are often excluded in reported EPS)

* Thomson and Yahoo are reporing this as the confirmed date of release, but my third source states the date is unknown.



Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours.

Source: Earnings Preview: Sina Reports Q2 Results Wednesday