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Alibaba Group Stock Price, Forecast & Analysis (NYSE:BABA)

$185.49
+2.69 (+1.47 %)
(As of 11/17/2019 01:42 PM ET)
Today's Range
$183.71
Now: $185.49
$185.55
50-Day Range
$163.58
MA: $174.32
$187.16
52-Week Range
$129.77
Now: $185.49
$195.72
Volume10.24 million shs
Average Volume15.92 million shs
Market Capitalization$471.96 billion
P/E Ratio51.67
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.26
Alibaba Group Holding Limited, through its subsidiaries, operates as an online and mobile commerce company in the People's Republic of China and internationally. The company operates in four segments: Core Commerce, Cloud Computing, Digital Media and Entertainment, and Innovation Initiatives and Others. It operates Taobao Marketplace, a mobile commerce destination; Tmall, a third-party platform for brands and retailers; Rural Taobao program that enables rural residents and businesses to sell agricultural products to urban consumers; 1688.com, an online wholesale marketplace; Alibaba.com, an online wholesale marketplace; AliExpress, a retail marketplace; Lazada, an e-commerce platform; and Lingshoutong, a digital sourcing platform. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorRetail/Wholesale
CUSIPN/A
Phone852-2215-5100

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$56.15 billion
Cash Flow$5.86 per share
Book Value$39.60 per share

Profitability

Net Income$13.10 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees101,958
Outstanding Shares2,544,400,000
Market Cap$471.96 billion
Next Earnings Date1/29/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Alibaba Group (NYSE:BABA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Alibaba Group's stock symbol?

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

How were Alibaba Group's earnings last quarter?

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, November, 1st. The specialty retailer reported $1.49 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.19 by $0.30. The specialty retailer earned $16.65 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $16.72 billion. Alibaba Group had a return on equity of 14.92% and a net margin of 34.02%. View Alibaba Group's Earnings History.

When is Alibaba Group's next earnings date?

Alibaba Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, January 29th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Alibaba Group.

What price target have analysts set for BABA?

24 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Alibaba Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $200.00 to $280.00. On average, they anticipate Alibaba Group's share price to reach $224.91 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 21.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Alibaba Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Alibaba Group?

24 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Alibaba Group in the last year. There are currently 24 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Alibaba Group.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Alibaba Group stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Alibaba Group stock:
  • 1. SunTrust Banks, Inc. analysts commented, "We maintain a Buy/$200 PT going into F4Q19 earnings due out Wed. 5/15 BMO. The latest data out of NBS suggests that the macro environment has been improving, a positive for Chinese consumption, and for BABA in particular. The latest moves by the White House bring greater uncertainty, however, as to the sustainability of these improvements ST; LT we view BABA as a winner considering 1) its dominance of the Chinese ecom. mkt and the insatiable appetite for China’s growing middle class, 2) it’s a 25%+ compounder over the next 5 yrs (our ests), and 3) its portfolio of strategic invests (see SOP). Expectations vs. Consensus. We expect net revenue of 88.5B RMB (+33.7% Y/Y excl. Ele.me) vs. consensus of 91.6B RMB. We expect EBITA of 22.8B RMB vs. consensus of 19.8B RMB." (5/15/2019)
  • 2. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Alibaba’s strong momentum in both domestic as well as international market remains growth drivers. Moreover, the company’s New Retail strategy is aiding growth in its Tmall Import, Hema fresh food grocery business and Intime Department Stores. Further, Alibaba’s strengthening cloud business with its expanding customer base continues to drive its performance. Notably, the stock has outperformed the industry it belongs to over a year. However, contracted consumer spending and an uncertain economy is likely to impact its top-line growth. Also, rising competition from domestic as well as foreign e-commerce companies poses risk. Additionally, the company’s increasing investments and macro headwinds in China are major concerns. " (4/22/2019)

Has Alibaba Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about BABA stock have been trending very positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Alibaba Group earned a coverage optimism score of 3.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the specialty retailer a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Alibaba Group.

Are investors shorting Alibaba Group?

Alibaba Group saw a drop in short interest in October. As of October 15th, there was short interest totalling 17,400,000 shares, a drop of 5.1% from the September 15th total of 18,330,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 14,360,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.2 days. Approximately 6,679.5% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Alibaba Group's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Alibaba Group's key competitors?

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), Canopy Growth (CGC), Netflix (NFLX), Tesla (TSLA), Bank of America (BAC), Paypal (PYPL), Verizon Communications (VZ) and AbbVie (ABBV).

Who are Alibaba Group's key executives?

Alibaba Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Chung Tsai, Exec. Vice Chairman (Age 55)
  • Mr. Yun Ma, Founder & Exec. Chairman (Age 55)
  • Mr. Yong Zhang, CEO & Director (Age 47)
  • Mr. J. Michael Evans, Pres & Director (Age 61)
  • Ms. Wei Wu, Chief Financial Officer (Age 51)

Who are Alibaba Group's major shareholders?

Alibaba Group's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.53%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.23%), Genesis Investment Management LLP (0.18%), Matthews International Capital Management LLC (0.15%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (0.15%) and Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI (0.13%).

Which institutional investors are selling Alibaba Group stock?

BABA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Segantii Capital Management Ltd, WCM Investment Management LLC, Handelsbanken Fonder AB, WT Asset Management Ltd, USS Investment Management Ltd, Teacher Retirement System of Texas, Russell Investments Group Ltd. and Global Thematic Partners LLC.

Which institutional investors are buying Alibaba Group stock?

BABA stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Genesis Investment Management LLP, Fisher Asset Management LLC, California Public Employees Retirement System, Banco Santander S.A., Broad Peak Investment Holdings Ltd., Matthews International Capital Management LLC, BRILLIANCE ASSET MANAGEMENT Ltd and ANTIPODES PARTNERS Ltd.

How do I buy shares of Alibaba Group?

Shares of BABA can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Alibaba Group's stock price today?

One share of BABA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $185.49.

How big of a company is Alibaba Group?

Alibaba Group has a market capitalization of $471.96 billion and generates $56.15 billion in revenue each year. The specialty retailer earns $13.10 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.59 on an earnings per share basis. Alibaba Group employs 101,958 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Alibaba Group.

What is Alibaba Group's official website?

The official website for Alibaba Group is http://www.alibabagroup.com/.

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 specialty retailer can be reached via phone at 852-2215-5100.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Alibaba Group (NYSE BABA)

Community Ranking:  3.8 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  2,277 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  712 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,989
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Alibaba Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BABA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BABA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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