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What does Sohu do? Inc. (NASDAQ: SOHU) is China's premier online brand and indispensable to the daily life of millions of Chinese, providing a network of Web properties and community based/Web 2.0 products which offer the vast Sohu user community a broad array of choices regarding information, entertainment and communication. Sohu has built one of the most comprehensive matrices of Chinese language web properties and proprietary search engines, consisting of the mass portal and leading online media destination; the interactive search engine; the developer and operator of online games and the leading online video Website

What does the term "Sohu" mean?

The term "Sohu" means "Search Fox" in Chinese and represents Sohu's early history as a pioneer of online search in China. Sohu began as the country's first online search company in 1997 and has continuously developed its in-house search technology to state at the forefront in this rapidly evolving sector.

When was Sohu incorporated?

Sohu was incorporated in 1996 as Internet Technologies China Incorporated and changed its name to, Inc. in 1999.

Where is Sohu headquartered?

Sohu is headquartered in Beijing, China.

What is Sohu's fiscal year?

Sohu's fiscal year ends on December 31.

On which exchange does Sohu trade and what is the symbol?

Sohu's common stock is traded under the symbol "SOHU" on the NASDAQ Global Select Market.

How can I buy Sohu stock?

Please contact a registered stockbroker.

Does Sohu issue dividends on its common stock?

Sohu has not paid cash dividends since its inception.

How many shares does Sohu have outstanding?

There were approximately 39 million shares of Sohu common stock outstanding as of September 30, 2016.

How can I get a copy of Sohu's Annual Report?

Sohu posts the most recent and past Annual Reports on our Web site in electronic format (file.pdf). You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view this file. Please click here. If you prefer a printed copy, please email

Whom can I contact at Sohu for an investor packet?

You can request information by contacting:
Eric Yuan
Investor Relations, Inc.
Direct Line: (86-10) 6272 6593
Fax: (86-10) 5641 2892

How do I get a copy of Sohu's SEC filings, including 10Ks and 10Qs?
Who is Sohu's independent auditor?

PricewaterhouseCoopers Zhong Tian LLP
26/F, Office Tower A, Beijing Fortune Plaza,
7 Dongsanhuan Zhong Road, Chaoyang District,
Beijing 100020, P.R.China

Who is Sohu's outside legal counsel?

Timothy B. Bancroft
Goulston & Storrs
400 Atlantic Avenue
Boston, MA, 02110-3333
United States of America

Who is Sohu's stock transfer agent?

PO Box 30170
College Station, TX 77842-3170

What is Sohu's CUSIP number?

Sohu's CUSIP number is 83408W103.