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The Wall Street Journal reports that the initial public offering process of the Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) could launch as soon as next week. The newspaper reports that public trading on the New York Stock Exchange could begin by Sept. 18 or 19. The Chinese e-commerce company is likely to carry a market cap as high as $130 billion. Shares of Yahoo! Inc. (Nasdaq: YHOO), which owns a 24% share in the company, are up 0.8% this morning as the IPO approaches.