NYSE:BABA - Alibaba Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

$158.10
-2.23 (-1.39 %)
(As of 06/14/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$157.23
Now: $158.10
$158.71
50-Day Range
$148.60
MA: $167.95
$195.21
52-Week Range
$129.77
Now: $158.10
$210.08
Volume14.98 million shs
Average Volume23.42 million shs
Market Capitalization$410.63 billion
P/E Ratio44.04
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.32
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$5.7575 per share
Book Value$35.41 per share

Profitability

Net Income$13.10 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees66,421
Market Cap$410.63 billion
Next Earnings Date8/22/2019 (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 will Alibaba Group's stock buyback program work?

Alibaba Group announced that its Board of Directors has approved a stock buyback program on Monday, September 25th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $6,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are typically a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Alibaba Group's earnings last quarter?

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 15th. The specialty retailer reported $8.57 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.75 by $7.82. The specialty retailer earned $93.50 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $91.68 billion. Alibaba Group had a net margin of 23.17% and a return on equity of 12.72%. Alibaba Group's revenue for the quarter was up 51.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $5.73 earnings per share. 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 Thursday, August 22nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Alibaba Group.

What guidance has Alibaba Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

Alibaba Group issued an update on its FY 2020 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 15th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $74.49 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $73.95 billion.

What price target have analysts set for BABA?

26 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Alibaba Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $189.00 to $280.00. On average, they anticipate Alibaba Group's share price to reach $218.0385 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 37.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Alibaba Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Alibaba Group?

26 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Alibaba Group in the last year. There are currently 25 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating 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 articles about BABA stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news 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 five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Alibaba Group earned a media sentiment score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news 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 effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Alibaba Group.

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), Baidu (BIDU), Twitter (TWTR) and Paypal (PYPL).

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 shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (2.80%), Baillie Gifford & Co. (1.91%), Temasek Holdings Private Ltd (1.02%), FMR LLC (0.82%), OppenheimerFunds Inc. (0.76%) and Wellington Management Group LLP (0.67%).

Which major investors are selling Alibaba Group stock?

BABA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Viking Global Investors LP, Jennison Associates LLC, Boussard & Gavaudan Investment Management LLP, Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, Temasek Holdings Private Ltd, Maverick Capital Ltd., Elephas Investment Management Ltd and Prime Capital Management Co Ltd.

Which major investors are buying Alibaba Group stock?

BABA stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Investec Asset Management LTD, Wellington Management Group LLP, FMR LLC, Baillie Gifford & Co., Mondrian Investment Partners LTD, Principal Financial Group Inc. and Acadian Asset Management 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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Alibaba Group's stock price today?

One share of BABA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $158.10.

How big of a company is Alibaba Group?

Alibaba Group has a market capitalization of $410.63 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 66,421 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:  2,178 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  664 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,842
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 6/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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