SFTBY - SoftBank Group Corp.

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41.65
+0.01 (+0.01%)
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Previous Close41.65
Open41.82
Bid0.00 x 0
Ask0.00 x 0
Day's Range41.49 - 41.82
52 Week Range35.01 - 46.56
Volume147,531
Avg. Volume347,659
Market Cap91.495B
Beta1.00
PE Ratio (TTM)13.53
EPS (TTM)3.08
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield0.19 (0.48%)
Ex-Dividend Date2017-03-28
1y Target EstN/A
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  • Fortune16 hours ago

    Filling In What SoftBank’s Uber Statement Did Not Say

    Some obvious digs buried between the lines.

  • TheStreet.com18 hours ago

    Government Shutdown Looms, IBM Returns to Growth - 5 Things You Must Know

    U.S. stock futures point to gains for Wall Street on Friday even as investors grow concerned the federal government will be forced into a shutdown at midnight unless lawmakers can reach a funding agreement....

  • Uber’s largest shareholder wants it to exit Africa and Asia
    Quartz19 hours ago

    Uber’s largest shareholder wants it to exit Africa and Asia

    This story has been updated. Uber could soon be pulling out of some international markets, including 15 African cities, if its new majority shareholder has its way. A new $8 billion investment by a consortium led by SoftBank, the Japanese tech giant, has seen the group acquire 17.5% stake in Uber. SoftBank’s 15% share makes…

  • Reuters22 hours ago

    SoftBank telecoms IPO faces headwinds from govt-backed upstarts

    SoftBank Group Corp's (9984.T) expected spin-off of its Japanese telecoms business will lure investors seeking exposure to a solid tech name, but the prospect of tougher competition in a mature industry may turn off those chasing higher returns. SoftBank shares have risen about 3 percent this week since it said it was considering what would be the largest IPO by a Japanese company in nearly two decades, a deal that would accelerate the group's transformation into one of the world's biggest tech investors. The company aims to sell about 30 percent of SoftBank Corp, Japan's No. 3 wireless carrier, for about 2 trillion yen (12.93 billion pounds), the Nikkei newspaper reported.

  • Reuters22 hours ago

    SoftBank telecoms IPO faces headwinds from govt-backed upstarts

    SoftBank Group Corp's expected spin-off of its Japanese telecoms business will lure investors seeking exposure to a solid tech name, but the prospect of tougher competition in a mature industry may turn off those chasing higher returns. SoftBank shares have risen about 3 percent this week since it said it was considering what would be the largest IPO by a Japanese company in nearly two decades, a deal that would accelerate the group's transformation into one of the world's biggest tech investors.

  • Reutersyesterday

    SoftBank is now Uber's largest shareholder as deal closes

    A group of investors led by SoftBank Group Corp (9984.T) closed a deal with Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] on Thursday, making SoftBank the largest stakeholder in the ride-services firm and providing a much-needed boost to controversy-ridden Uber. The deal includes a large purchase of shares from existing Uber investors and employees at a discounted valuation for the company of $48 billion, a 30 percent drop from Uber's most recent valuation of $68 billion. The investor group, which is co-led by SoftBank and Dragoneer Investment Group and includes Sequoia Capital, has also completed a $1.25 billion investment of fresh cash at the other, higher valuation, the spokesman said.

  • Reutersyesterday

    SoftBank is now Uber's largest shareholder as deal closes

    A group of investors led by SoftBank Group Corp (9984.T) closed a deal with Uber Technologies Inc on Thursday, making SoftBank the largest stakeholder in the ride-services firm and providing a much-needed boost to controversy-ridden Uber. The deal includes a large purchase of shares from existing Uber investors and employees at a discounted valuation for the company of $48 billion, a 30 percent drop from Uber's most recent valuation of $68 billion. The investor group, which is co-led by SoftBank and Dragoneer Investment Group and includes Sequoia Capital, has also completed a $1.25 billion investment of fresh cash at the other, higher valuation, the spokesman said.

  • Associated Pressyesterday

    SoftBank's acquisition of 15 percent of Uber closes

    NEW YORK (AP) — Japanese technology conglomerate SoftBank says it has closed a deal to acquire 15 percent of Uber.

  • Reutersyesterday

    Uber-SoftBank deal has closed, making SoftBank largest shareholder

    A group of investors led by SoftBank Group Corp closed a deal with Uber Technologies Inc on Thursday, making SoftBank the largest stakeholder in the ride-services firm and providing a much-needed boost to controversy-ridden Uber. The deal includes a large purchase of shares from existing Uber investors and employees at a discounted valuation for the company of $48 billion (£34.6 billion), a 30-percent drop from Uber's most recent valuation of $68 billion. The investor group, which is co-led by SoftBank and Dragoneer Investment Group, has also completed a $1.25-billion investment of fresh cash at the other, higher valuation, the spokesman said.

  • Reutersyesterday

    Uber-SoftBank deal has closed, making SoftBank largest shareholder

    A group of investors led by SoftBank Group Corp (9984.T) closed a deal with Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] on Thursday, making SoftBank the largest stakeholder in the ride-services firm and providing a much-needed boost to controversy-ridden Uber. The deal includes a large purchase of shares from existing Uber investors and employees at a discounted valuation for the company of $48 billion, a 30-percent drop from Uber's most recent valuation of $68 billion. The investor group, which is co-led by SoftBank and Dragoneer Investment Group, has also completed a $1.25-billion investment of fresh cash at the other, higher valuation, the spokesman said.

  • Uber Completes Sale of $9.3 Billion in Stock Led by SoftBank
    Bloombergyesterday

    Uber Completes Sale of $9.3 Billion in Stock Led by SoftBank

    Uber Technologies Inc. completed its deal with SoftBank Group Corp., triggering a slate of governance reforms at the ride-hailing company.

  • Reuters2 days ago

    Ping An plans IPO for second healthcare unit, SoftBank leads $1 bln funding -sources

    China's Ping An Insurance Group has raised nearly $1 billion for a medical data collection and analysis business ahead of a Hong Kong IPO, two people familiar with the matter said, in what would be the second healthcare unit it plans to bring to market. The funding round values the unit, Ping An Healthcare Management, at $8.8 billion and has attracted SoftBank Group's $93 billion Vision Fund, the world's largest private equity fund, and Japanese financial firm SBI Holdings Inc as lead investors, the people said. SoftBank's Vision Fund and SBI have invested about $400 million and $450 million respectively, one of the people said.

  • American City Business Journals2 days ago

    SoftBank may be near end of Sprint stock purchases

    Sprint Corp.'s primary owner may end its buying spree soon, as it nears its 85 percent ownership threshold. Since it began buying up Sprint shares (NYSE: S) on Nov. 6, SoftBank Group Corp.'s stake in the company has increased to 84.77 percent . SoftBank previously stated it does not intend to pass 85 percent , which could require SoftBank to buy out Sprint.

  • American City Business Journals3 days ago

    SoftBank's Sprint stock buy-up nears a half-billion dollars

    SoftBank Group Corp.’s recent purchases of Sprint Corp. stock are nearing half a billion dollars. Sprint’s primary owner began gobbling up shares after Nov. 6, when it stated that it would invest more in the company as Sprint (NYSE: S) and T-Mobile US Inc. formally ended merger talks. Since then, Japan-based SoftBank has bought up more than 72.9 million shares of Sprint, for a total of $425.82 million.

  • The Wall Street Journal4 days ago

    [$$] Watch Where the Money Goes After SoftBank Telco IPO

    The Japanese tech conglomerate is considering listing its cash-cow domestic telecoms unit. That should help boost its valuation, but investors should watch it doesn’t waste the money raised

  • The Wall Street Journal4 days ago

    [$$] SoftBank Explores $18 Billion Listing of Telecoms Business

    The Japanese conglomerate is considering listing roughly 30% of its cellphone unit on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, as well as a separate listing overseas, possibly in London.

  • Associated Press5 days ago

    German startup AUTO1 gets $558 million Softbank investment

    BERLIN (AP) — Japan's Softbank is investing 460 million euros ($558 million) in German used car trading platform AUTO1.

  • Reuters5 days ago

    Auto1 says no need for IPO after Softbank invests

    German used-car dealing platform Auto1 said a 460 million euro (£406 million) financial infusion from Japan's Softbank (9984.T) meant it was under no pressure to launch an initial public offering to fund its pan-European growth plans. Softbank, through its Vision Fund, will make around half of its investment via new shares, valuing Auto1 at 2.9 billion euros and supporting the auto trader's international expansion.

  • Reuters5 days ago

    Auto1 says no need for IPO after Softbank invests

    German used-car dealing platform Auto1 said a 460 million euro ($561 million) financial infusion from Japan's Softbank meant it was under no pressure to launch an initial public offering to fund its pan-European growth plans. Softbank, through its Vision Fund, will make around half of its investment via new shares, valuing Auto1 at 2.9 billion euros and supporting the auto trader's international expansion.

  • Softbank invests €460M in Germany's Auto1 car dealer platform
    TechCrunch5 days ago

    Softbank invests €460M in Germany's Auto1 car dealer platform

    Softbank's Vision Fund has made another investment: The Japanese conglomerate has agreed to invest €460M in Berlin-based online car dealer Auto1. Auto1 confirmed the investment in a press release put out today, saying the deal values the company at €2.9BN. Around half of the investment is being made through the issue of new shares, it added. The FT reports that Softbank is taking a 20 per cent stake in Auto1 via this investment -- though a spokesman for the fund declined to confirm the size of the stake.

  • Reuters5 days ago

    SoftBank considers IPO for Japan wireless unit, said to seek $18 billion

    SoftBank Group Corp (9984.T) said on Monday it was considering listing its Japanese wireless business - a move that could reportedly raise $18 billion and would accelerate the conglomerate's transformation into one of the world's biggest tech investors. A spin-off - potentially the biggest IPO by a Japanese company in nearly two decades - would give the unit more autonomy and help investors value the business as well as its parent which has myriad holdings across the tech industry. SoftBank Group is aiming to sell about 30 percent of SoftBank Corp, Japan's No. 3 wireless carrier, for around 2 trillion yen ($18 billion), the Nikkei newspaper said without citing sources.

  • Reuters5 days ago

    SoftBank considers IPO for Japan wireless unit, said to seek $18 billion

    SoftBank Group Corp (9984.T) said on Monday it was considering listing its Japanese wireless business - a move that could reportedly raise $18 billion and would accelerate the conglomerate's transformation into one of the world's biggest tech investors. A spin-off - potentially the biggest IPO by a Japanese company in nearly two decades - would give the unit more autonomy and help investors value the business as well as its parent which has myriad holdings across the tech industry. SoftBank Group is aiming to sell about 30 percent of SoftBank Corp, Japan's No. 3 wireless carrier, for around 2 trillion yen ($18 billion), the Nikkei newspaper said without citing sources.

  • The Pre-Markets Rundown: January 19, 2018
    CNBC Videos20 hours ago

    The Pre-Markets Rundown: January 19, 2018

    CNBC brings you fast, accurate, and actionable business news and market updates.

  • Uber Completes Sale of $9.3B in Stock Led by SoftBank
    Bloomberg Videoyesterday

    Uber Completes Sale of $9.3B in Stock Led by SoftBank

    Jan.18 -- Uber has now completed its deal with SoftBank, triggering a series of governance reforms. The Japanese conglomerate is now Uber's top shareholder. Bloomberg's Peter Elstrom reports on "Bloomberg Markets: Asia."

  • SoftBank considers Japan's biggest ever IPO
    Reuters Videos5 days ago

    SoftBank considers Japan's biggest ever IPO

    SoftBank said on Monday it was considering listing its Japanese wireless business - a move that could reportedly raise $18 billion and would accelerate the conglomerate’s transformation into one of the world’s biggest tech investors. Ryan Brooks reports.