Alibaba Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

-2.66 (-1.09 %)
(As of 04/13/2021 03:16 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $241.35
50-Day Range
MA: $233.48
52-Week Range
Now: $241.35
Volume766,402 shs
Average Volume19.64 million shs
Market Capitalization$653.01 billion
P/E Ratio34.63
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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified
Year Founded1999



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$71.99 billion
Cash Flow$8.25 per share
Book Value$48.32 per share


Net Income$21.10 billion


Outstanding Shares2,705,637,000
Market Cap$653.01 billion
Next Earnings Date5/28/2021 (Estimated)


Alibaba’s Core Commerce Business Is Back In Focus
April 13, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Why Alibaba Stock Is Surging Today
April 13, 2021 |  msn.com
CLSA Lowers Alibaba Group (NYSE:BABA) Price Target to $320.00
April 12, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Alibaba Group (NYSE:BABA) PT Lowered to $330.00 at Raymond James
April 12, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Alibaba Group (NYSE:BABA) Shares Gap Up to $223.31
April 12, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
KeyCorp Cuts Alibaba Group (NYSE:BABA) Price Target to $305.00
April 12, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
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Overall MarketRank

2.32 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

9th out of 383 stocks

Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

3rd out of 191 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 4.5Community Rank: 3.8Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Alibaba Group (NYSE:BABA) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Alibaba Group a buy right now?

32 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Alibaba Group in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings, 29 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Alibaba Group stock.
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When is Alibaba Group's next earnings date?

Alibaba Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, May 28th 2021.
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How were Alibaba Group's earnings last quarter?

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, February, 1st. The specialty retailer reported $22.03 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $2.78 by $19.25. The specialty retailer earned $221.08 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $214.39 billion. Alibaba Group had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 12.74% and a net margin of 22.56%. Alibaba Group's quarterly revenue was up 36.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $18.19 earnings per share.
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How has Alibaba Group's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Alibaba Group's stock was trading at $198.91 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, BABA shares have increased by 21.8% and is now trading at $242.34.
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What price target have analysts set for BABA?

32 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Alibaba Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $216.00 to $407.00. On average, they anticipate Alibaba Group's share price to reach $322.48 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 33.1% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Alibaba Group's key executives?

Alibaba Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Joseph C. Tsai, Exec. Vice Chairman (Age 57)
  • Mr. Yong Zhang, CEO & Exec. Chairman (Age 49) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. J. Michael Evans, Pres & Director (Age 63)
  • Ms. Wei Wu, CFO, Head of Strategic Investments & Director (Age 53)
  • Ms. Joan Zhou, Investment Director
  • Michael Yao, Sr. VP & Head of Corp. Fin.
  • Mr. Li Cheng, Chief Technology Officer (Age 46)
  • Mr. Robert Lin, Investor Relations
  • Ms. Siying Yu, Gen. Counsel (Age 47)
  • Ms. Jennifer Kuperman Johnson, Head of International Corp. Communications (Age 47)

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

173 employees have rated Alibaba Group CEO Daniel Yong Zhang on Glassdoor.com. Daniel Yong Zhang has an approval rating of 87% among Alibaba Group's employees.

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), (CGC), Netflix (NFLX), Tesla (TSLA), The Walt Disney (DIS), PayPal (PYPL), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and salesforce.com (CRM).

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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Royal London Asset Management Ltd. (0.05%), E Fund Management Hong Kong Co. Ltd. (0.02%), APEIRON CAPITAL Ltd (0.01%), Daily Journal Corp (0.01%), Neumann Advisory Hong Kong Ltd (0.00%) and Selective Wealth Management Inc. (0.00%).

Which institutional investors are selling Alibaba Group stock?

BABA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Neumann Advisory Hong Kong Ltd, Acorn Financial Advisory Services Inc. ADV, Hexavest Inc., Hodges Capital Management Inc., Private Trust Co. NA, Coastal Investment Advisors Inc., CHICAGO TRUST Co NA, and Private Capital Group LLC.

Which institutional investors are buying Alibaba Group stock?

BABA stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royal London Asset Management Ltd., Daily Journal Corp, APEIRON CAPITAL Ltd, Cox Capital Mgt LLC, Harbour Capital Advisors LLC, Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL, E Fund Management Hong Kong Co. Ltd., and Private Advisory Group LLC.

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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Alibaba Group's stock price today?

One share of BABA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $242.34.

How much money does Alibaba Group make?

Alibaba Group has a market capitalization of $655.68 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.

How many employees does Alibaba Group have?

Alibaba Group employs 252,084 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.

When was Alibaba Group founded?

Alibaba Group was founded in 1999.

What is Alibaba Group's official website?

The official website for Alibaba Group is www.alibabagroup.com.

Where are Alibaba Group's headquarters?

Alibaba Group is headquartered at 26/F TOWER ONE TIMES SQUARE 1 MATHESON ST. CAUSEWAY BAY, Hong Kong K3, .

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 4/13/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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