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Alibaba Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

+3.64 (+1.19 %)
(As of 10/23/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $309.92
50-Day Range
MA: $286.14
52-Week Range
Now: $309.92
Volume6.23 million shs
Average Volume13.20 million shs
Market Capitalization$838.53 billion
P/E Ratio33.40
Dividend YieldN/A
Alibaba Group Holding Limited, through its subsidiaries, provides online and mobile commerce businesses in the People's Republic of China and internationally. It operates through four segments: Core Commerce, Cloud Computing, Digital Media and Entertainment, and Innovation Initiatives and Others. The company operates Taobao Marketplace, a mobile commerce destination; Tmall, a third-party online and mobile commerce platform for brands and retailers; Alibaba Health Internet platforms for pharmaceutical and healthcare products; Alimama, a monetization platform; 1688.com and Alibaba.com, which are online wholesale marketplaces; AliExpress, a retail marketplace; Lazada, an e-commerce platform; and Tmall Global, an import e-commerce platform. It also operates Lingshoutong, a digital sourcing platform; Cainiao Network logistic services platform; Ele.me, a delivery and local services platform; Koubei, a restaurant and local services guide platform; and Fliggy, an online travel platform. In addition, the company offers pay-for-performance and display marketing services; and Taobao Ad Network and Exchange, a real-time bidding online marketing exchange. Further, it provides elastic computing, database, storage, virtualization network, large-scale computing, security, management and application, big data analytics, and Internet of Things and other services for enterprises; payment and escrow services; and movies, television series, variety shows, animations, and other video content. Additionally, the company operates Youku, an online video platform; Alibaba Pictures and other content platforms that provide online videos, films, live events, news feeds, literature, music, and others; Amap, a mobile digital map, navigation, and real-time traffic information app; DingTalk, a business efficiency app; and Tmall Genie, an AI-powered smart speaker. The company was founded in 1999 and is based in Hangzhou, the People's Republic of China.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 3.8Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.71 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$71.99 billion
Cash Flow$8.37 per share
Book Value$48.32 per share


Net Income$21.10 billion


Outstanding Shares2,705,640,000
Market Cap$838.53 billion
Next Earnings Date11/5/2020 (Confirmed)
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Alibaba Group (NYSE:BABA) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Alibaba Group's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Alibaba Group's stock was trading at $198.91 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, BABA stock has increased by 55.8% and is now trading at $309.92.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Alibaba Group?

28 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Alibaba Group in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating, 26 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Alibaba Group's next earnings date?

Alibaba Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 5th 2020.
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How can I listen to Alibaba Group's earnings call?

Alibaba Group will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, November 5th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Alibaba Group's earnings last quarter?

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 20th. The specialty retailer reported $14.82 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.54 by $13.28. The specialty retailer earned $153.75 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $147.30 billion. Alibaba Group had a return on equity of 14.13% and a net margin of 31.96%. Alibaba Group's quarterly revenue was up 33.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $12.55 EPS.
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What price target have analysts set for BABA?

28 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Alibaba Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $197.70 to $360.00. On average, they anticipate Alibaba Group's share price to reach $298.96 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.5%.
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Has Alibaba Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about BABA stock have trended positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Alibaba Group earned a media sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the specialty retailer a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.
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Are investors shorting Alibaba Group?

Alibaba Group saw a increase in short interest during the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totaling 46,470,000 shares, an increase of 18.0% from the September 15th total of 39,390,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 14,140,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.3 days.
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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), The Walt Disney (DIS), Paypal (PYPL), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and salesforce.com (CRM).

Who are Alibaba Group's key executives?

Alibaba Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Joseph C. Tsai, Exec. Vice Chairman (Age 56)
  • Mr. Yong Zhang, CEO & Exec. Chairman (Age 48)
  • Mr. J. Michael Evans, Pres & Director (Age 62)
  • Ms. Wei Wu, CFO, Head of Strategic Investments & Director (Age 52)
  • Ms. Joan Zhou, Investment Director
  • Michael Yao, Sr. VP & Head of Corp. Fin.
  • Mr. Li Cheng, Chief Technology Officer (Age 45)
  • Mr. Robert Lin, Investor Relations
  • Ms. Siying Yu, Gen. Counsel (Age 46)
  • Ms. Jennifer Kuperman, Head of International Corp. Communications (Age 46)

What is Alibaba Group's stock symbol?

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

Who are Alibaba Group's major shareholders?

Alibaba Group's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Genesis Investment Management LLP (0.15%), WELLCOME TRUST LTD THE as trustee of the WELLCOME TRUST (0.11%), Standard Life Aberdeen plc (0.11%), E Fund Management Hong Kong Co. Ltd. (0.02%), Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. (0.02%) and Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.02%).

Which major investors are selling Alibaba Group stock?

BABA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including James Hambro & Partners, Genesis Investment Management LLP, Redpoint Investment Management Pty Ltd, Cambiar Investors LLC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Nissay Asset Management Corp Japan ADV, Hexavest Inc., and Neumann Advisory Hong Kong Ltd.

Which major investors are buying Alibaba Group stock?

BABA stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., Milestone Resources Group Ltd, Fulcrum Asset Management LLP, E Fund Management Hong Kong Co. Ltd., Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Obermeyer Wood Investment Counsel Lllp, WELLCOME TRUST LTD THE as trustee of the WELLCOME TRUST, and Avantax Advisory Services Inc..

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 $309.92.

How big of a company is Alibaba Group?

Alibaba Group has a market capitalization of $838.53 billion and generates $71.99 billion in revenue each year. The specialty retailer earns $21.10 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.03 on an earnings per share basis. Alibaba Group employs 117,600 workers across the globe.

What is Alibaba Group's official website?

The official website for Alibaba Group is 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.

This page was last updated on 10/24/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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