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Last Updated: Jan-19-2017 19:19:08

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Today's Alibaba Stock Update

In addition to our detailed company analysis, we also want to keep investors updated with the most important daily Alibaba stock numbers, like the latest close, and the one-year price change, and more, for today, January 19, 2017 .Let's start with the last closing price for BABA stock, which was $96.00. Alibaba shares dropped 0.12% or $0.12 from the day before.So how does this current Alibaba share price level stack up against the past year's highs and lows?BABA is now trading above where it was one-year ago, with the share price having gone up by 37.95%.

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The Alibaba stock price 52-week high is $109.87. That was hit on 9/28/2016. The BABA stock 52-week low is $59.25, reached on 2/09/2016.And, take note - BABA trading volume yesterday was 6,342,400. That's not as much as Alibaba stock's average daily trading volume of 6,630,966.Alibaba's market capitalization - the amount of shares outstanding times the share price - is 239,546,880,000. That gives Alibaba a mega market cap, because it's over 200 billion. As of the start of April 2016, Apple has the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies.

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The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of Alibaba stock is 46.28. That's less than the March 2016 S&P 500 P/E ratio of about 23. To really gauge if this stock's P/E is high or low, you should compare BABA to other companies in the same industry.The current EPS (earnings per share) of BABA is 1.98.Beta - how closely the stock trades with the overall market, with a beta of 1 meaning it trades in step with the broader index -- for Alibaba is 2.68.Alibaba stock does not pay a dividend right now. Most income investors look for "dividend stocks" that have a yield of 2% or more, but there are different factors that affect the health of a company's payout.Money Morning gives you Alibaba stock news daily. We publish new info on BABA and dozens of other key companies we're watching now, every day, so investors will never miss an opportunity. As always, our content is free.

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Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE: BABA) Profile

Volume7,092,561
Open$96.42
Prior Close$96
Market Cap$239.97 B
PE Ratio46.28
Beta2.68
Alibaba Group Holding Limited operates online and mobile marketplaces in retail and wholesale trade as well as cloud computing and other services. It provides technology and services to enable consumers merchants and other participants to conduct commerce in its ecosystem. The Company operates Taobao Marketplace an online shopping destination; Tmall a third-party platform for brands and retailers; Juhuasuan a group buying marketplace; Alibaba.com an online business-to-business marketplace; 1688.com an online wholesale marketplace; and AliExpress a consumer marketplace. Alibaba Group Holding Limited is headquartered in Hangzhou the People's Republic of China.
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BABA Earnings

1st Quarter Earnings$0.79 (2016-11-02)
2nd Quarter Earnings$0.74 (2016-08-11)
3rd Quarter Earnings$0.47 (2016-05-05)
4th Quarter Earnings$0.99 (2016-01-28)
PE Ratio46.28
EPS Growth32.21%
Recent Earnings$0.79
Annual EPS$2.08
Market Capitalization$239.97 B
Insider Shareholder %0%
Annual Revenue$18.91 B
Number of Shares Outstanding2,495,280 Shares
Institutional Shareholder %34.76%
Annual Net Income$0B
TTM Net Profit Margin$-198.86
One Year Return37.06%
Three Year Return2.38%
Five Year Return2.38%
Five Year Revenue Growth782.66%
Five Year Earnings Growth0%
Five Year Dividend Growth0%
Last Quarter EPS$0.63
Annual EPS$2.08
Annual Dividend$0
Annual Dividend Yield0%
Change in EPS YTD32.209999%
PE Ratio46.28
Recent Earnings$0.79
Dividends per Share$
Stock Split Ratio
beta2.68

BABA Key Stats

Last Price$96.17
Net Change$0.17 (0.18%)
Bid$0
Ask Price$0
Open Price$96.42
Previous Close Price$96
High Price$96.7
Low Price$95.58
Number of Trades28,012
Volume7,092,561
Fifty Two Week High$109.87 (2016-09-28)
Fifty Two Week Low$59.25 (2016-02-09)
Average Daily Volume9,854,242
Share Outstanding2,495,280 Shares
Total Dividend Payout$0/yr
Dividend Yield0%