Jack Ma, the Man Behind the History Alibaba IPO
Jack Ma is the founder of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) and the man that has turned Alibaba into the largest e-commerce company in the world's largest e-commerce money.
And now he's the man behind that Alibaba IPO – a deal that could end up being the largest initial public offering in history.Here’s what investors need to know about Jack Ma as Alibaba stock makes its debut on the New York Stock Exchange…
Sears Stock (Nasdaq: SHLD) Plunges 16% This Week as Death Spiral Continues
A Credit Suisse analyst has called for Sears Holdings (Nasdaq: SHLD) to liquidate its assets, saying that recent events surrounding the struggling retailer have him singing "This is the end."
Sears stock fell 5.2 % Thursday, after falling 9.4% Tuesday and another 2.6% Wednesday on news that the company is borrowing $400 million from ESL Investments.Despite CEO Edward Lampert's best efforts, Sears might not be salvageable…
Should I Buy Alibaba Stock? (NYSE: BABA)
As we countdown to what could be the biggest initial public offering (IPO) in history, we're seeing a theme in our reader questions:
- Should I buy Alibaba stock?
- How can I buy Alibaba stock?
- Is it too late to get in on the Alibaba IPO?
Yahoo's Stake in Alibaba: How This Partnership Started and What's Next
Yahoo Inc. (Nasdaq: YHOO) is often mentioned in the same breath as Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA).That's because of Yahoo's stake in Alibaba – it owns about 24% – initiated in 2005.
And this means a lot for YHOO as Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba preps for the largest IPO in history.Here’s how the Yahoo-Alibaba partnership began, and what it could mean for both Yahoo and Alibaba stock going forward…
Three Alibaba (NYSE: BABA) Charts All Investors Need
The Alibaba IPO is just hours away, and the deal will likely be the largest initial public offering in history.
Here are the three most important Alibaba (NYSE: BABA) charts all investors need to see before Alibaba stock hits the market tomorrow (Friday).Make sure to see these before BABA stock makes its debut…
How Much Is Alibaba Really Worth?
With all the talk of Alibaba being the biggest IPO ever, the next question to answer is: How much is Alibaba really worth?
When Alibaba announced its initial stock price range, the company said it would reach a valuation of $155 billion at the midpoint of that range. Now that Alibaba has lifted the range, it will likely be valued much higher. A survey of Bloomberg analysts concluded that Alibaba could be worth roughly $200 billion following the IPO.
A key factor in how much Alibaba is worth is the Chinese e-commerce market.Just take a look at these staggering numbers…
Where to Buy Alibaba (NYSE: BABA) Stock
Here's where investors looking for where to buy Alibaba (NYSE: BABA) stock should look…
U.S. investors hoping to get in on the action and profit directly from the IPO, the deadline to call your broker and place orders for allotted shares was 4 p.m. EST on Wednesday, Sept. 16.But fortunately, for those who missed that opportunity, there is still a way to play the Alibaba IPO...