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Alibaba Group (BABA) Stock Forecast, Price & News

$86.74
+1.20 (+1.40%)
(As of 09/29/2023 ET)
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Today's Range
$86.61
$87.95
50-Day Range
$84.12
$102.17
52-Week Range
$58.01
$121.30
Volume
9.65 million shs
Average Volume
11.00 million shs
Market Capitalization
$222.55 billion
P/E Ratio
18.65
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$138.64

Alibaba Group MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
59.8% Upside
$138.64 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.86% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.51mentions of Alibaba Group in the last 14 days
Based on 26 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
9.27%
From $8.20 to $8.96 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.70 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

51st out of 213 stocks

Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

20th out of 93 stocks


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About Alibaba Group (NYSE:BABA) Stock

Alibaba Group Holding Limited is an eCommerce and Internet technology giant headquartered in the People's Republic of China. Its core platform, Alibaba.com, is the world’s 3rd largest eCommerce platform by sales. The company, through its vast network of subsidiary companies, provides the infrastructure and marketing to help merchants of all sizes develop their brands and to connect with customers in the People's Republic of China and internationally. The company also aids other businesses with a vast array of digital and logistical solutions with a reach that spans the globe.

Alibaba was co-founded by Jack Ma in 1999 when it became clear the Internet and digitization were the future of commerce. Mr. Ma is a billionaire investor, businessman, and philanthropist who believes in an open and free-market economy. The company went public in September 2014 with an IPO on the NYSE. The IPO set a record with its valuation of $25 billion and the company is now worth more than $225 billion and ranked among the 10 most valuable companies by market cap. Alibaba is also ranked 5th largest globally in regards to its work in AI, and it owns the world's largest B2B, B2C, and C2C eCommerce portals. In 2022, Alibaba’s Singles Day event brought in $139 billion to set a new one-day record.

The principal purpose of Alibaba Group Holding Limited is to open the Chinese market and connect it to the world. The company operates through seven segments including China Commerce, International Commerce, Local Consumer Services, Cainiao, Cloud, Digital Media and Entertainment, and Innovation Initiatives and Others.

The company’s eCommerce platforms include Taobao Marketplace, Tmall, Alimama, 1688.com, Alibaba.com, Aliexpress, Lazada, Trendyol, and Daraz. Taobao Marketplace is a social-media eCommerce platform while Alimama is a monetization platform for entrepreneurs. 1688.com and Alibaba.com are wholesale marketplaces where individuals and businesses can connect with bulk items and the remainder are eCommerce retail platforms and search engines targeting specific markets. In addition, the company also operated a retail chain called Freshippo and Tmall Global which is an import platform for eCommerce.

Other digital services provided by Alibaba include Taoxianda, which is a digital integration service for FMCG goods and grocery retailers, and Cainiao Network which is a logistical services platform complemented by Ele.me, a delivery and services platform.

Alibaba also supports the infrastructure of the Internet with a range of products and services that include computing, storage, network, security, database, big data, and IoT connectivity. This segment includes a suite of cloud-based services such as Alibaba Pictures and content platforms that provide streaming media.

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BABA Company Calendar

Last Earnings
8/10/2023
Today
10/01/2023
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/16/2023
Fiscal Year End
3/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-Industry
N/A
Employees
235,216
Year Founded
1999

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$138.64
High Stock Price Forecast
$180.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$100.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+59.8%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.00
Research Coverage
15 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$10.60 billion
Pretax Margin
10.67%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$126.49 billion
Cash Flow
$8.95 per share
Book Value
$61.20 per share

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
2,565,750,000
Free Float
2,245,033,000
Market Cap
$222.55 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.70

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Joseph C. Tsai (Age 59)
    Chairman of Cainiao Smart Logistics Network Limited & Exec. Vice Chairman
  • Mr. Yong ZhangMr. Yong Zhang (Age 51)
    CEO, Exec. Chairman and Chairman & Chief Exec. Officer of Cloud Intelligence Group
  • Mr. J. Michael Evans (Age 65)
    Pres, Chairman of Alibaba International Digital Commerce Group & Director
  • Mr. Hong Xu (Age 50)
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Ms. Joan Zhou
    Investment Director
  • Mr. Yuen Jen Yao
    Sr. VP & Head of Corp. Fin.
  • Mr. Zeming Wu (Age 43)
    Chief Technology Officer
  • Mr. Robert Lin
    Investor Relations
  • Ms. Siying Yu (Age 49)
    Gen. Counsel
  • Ms. Jane Jiang
    Chief People Officer













BABA Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Alibaba Group stock right now?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Alibaba Group in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating, 13 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" BABA shares.
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What is Alibaba Group's stock price forecast for 2023?

15 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Alibaba Group's shares. Their BABA share price forecasts range from $100.00 to $180.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $138.64 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 59.8% from the stock's current price.
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How have BABA shares performed in 2023?

Alibaba Group's stock was trading at $88.09 at the beginning of 2023. Since then, BABA stock has decreased by 1.5% and is now trading at $86.74.
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Are investors shorting Alibaba Group?

Alibaba Group saw a increase in short interest in September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totaling 44,600,000 shares, an increase of 8.1% from the August 31st total of 41,260,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 16,720,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.7 days. Currently, 1.9% of the company's stock are sold short.
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When is Alibaba Group's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 16th 2023.
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How were Alibaba Group's earnings last quarter?

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 10th. The specialty retailer reported $17.37 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $14.59 by $2.78. The specialty retailer had revenue of $234.16 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $224.75 billion. Alibaba Group had a net margin of 9.45% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 12.55%. Alibaba Group's quarterly revenue was up 13.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $1.40 EPS.

What is Daniel Yong Zhang's approval rating as Alibaba Group's CEO?

173 employees have rated Alibaba Group Chief Executive Officer Daniel Yong Zhang on Glassdoor.com. Daniel Yong Zhang has an approval rating of 87% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Alibaba Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Alibaba Group investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), General Electric (GE), Netflix (NFLX), Tesla (TSLA), Walt Disney (DIS), PayPal (PYPL), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and Salesforce (CRM).

What is Alibaba Group's stock symbol?

Alibaba Group trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BABA."

How do I buy shares of Alibaba Group?

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What is Alibaba Group's stock price today?

One share of BABA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $86.74.

How much money does Alibaba Group make?

Alibaba Group (NYSE:BABA) has a market capitalization of $222.55 billion and generates $126.49 billion in revenue each year. The specialty retailer earns $10.60 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.65 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Alibaba Group have?

The company employs 235,216 workers across the globe.

Does Alibaba Group have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Alibaba Group: Ali CN Investment Holding, Ali CV Investment Holding, Ali Fortune Investment Holding, Ali Panini Investment Holding, Ali UC Investment Holding, Ali WB Investment Holding, Ali YK Investment Holding, Alibaba (Chengdu) Software Technology, Alibaba (China), Alibaba (China) Technology, Alibaba Cloud, Alibaba Group Properties, Alibaba Group Services, Alibaba Group Treasury, Alibaba Investment, Alibaba Singapore Holding Private, Alibaba.com, Alibaba.com China, Alibaba.com International (Cayman) Holding, Alibaba.com International Holding, Alibaba.com Investment Holding, Alibaba.com Singapore E-Commerce, Alimama China Holding, Alimama Investment Holding, Alimama Limited, Alisoft China Holding, Alisoft Holding, Alisoft Investment Holding, AutoNavi Holdings, C-SKY Microsystems, Cainiao Logistics, Daraz, Ele.me, Hangzhou Ali Technology, Hangzhou Ali Venture Capital, Hangzhou Alibaba Advertising, Hangzhou Alimama Software Services, Hangzhou Alimama Technology, Hangzhou Meitou Information Technology, IDsManager, Infinity AR, Intime Retail, Intime Retail (Group), Kaola, Lazada Group, Perfect Advance Holding, Shen Zhen OneTouch Business Service, Taobao (China) Software, Taobao China Holding, Taobao Holding, Teambition, Trendyol, Ververica, Ververica, Visualead, Zhejiang Alibaba Cloud Computing, Zhejiang Taobao Network, Zhejiang Tmall Network, and Zhejiang Tmall Technology.
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How can I contact Alibaba Group?

Alibaba Group's mailing address is 26/F TOWER ONE TIMES SQUARE 1 MATHESON ST. CAUSEWAY BAY, Hong Kong K3, . The official website for the company is www.alibabagroup.com. The specialty retailer can be reached via phone at 8657185022088, via email at investor@alibaba-inc.com, or via fax at 86-571-8526-9066.

This page (NYSE:BABA) was last updated on 10/1/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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