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Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE: BABA)

Last Updated: Feb-22-2017 00:01:45

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Today's Alibaba Stock Update

Here's a daily update on the Alibaba stock price for interested investors, plus some key data on BABA stock that's important to know. While we frequently give readers a more detailed Alibaba stock price analysis, you can get a quick rundown of key BABA numbers here, for February 22, 2017.Let's start with the last closing price for BABA stock, which was $102.12. Alibaba shares climbed 1.59% or $1.60 from the day before.Just looking at the Alibaba stock price in a short time frame is not as helpful as looking at a year's worth of share price data, so let's do that...At today's price, BABA is trading above where it was one-year ago, with shares higher by 51.78%.

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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 $64.66, reached on 2/25/2016.Also important to note - BABA trading volume yesterday was 8,258,200. That's more than Alibaba stock's average daily trading volume of 8,189,640.Let's look at Alibaba's market cap, which is shares outstanding multiplied by Alibaba's share price. Alibaba has a market cap of 248,168,960,000. That means Alibaba has a mega market cap, because it's over 200 billion. As 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 41.32. That's smaller 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 2.22.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 2.73.Alibaba stock does not pay a dividend right now. When the dividend yield is over 2%, the stock is a good consideration for income investors. That yield is what most investors look for when hunting for dividend stocks.For more info on Alibaba stock, check out all the free content we give you at Money Morning. You'll find BABA stock news and coverage on dozens of other key stocks, updated daily.

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Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE: BABA) Profile

Prior Close$100.52
Market Cap$248.17 B
PE Ratio41.32
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; an online business-to-business marketplace; 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$1.3 (2017-01-24)
2nd Quarter Earnings$0.79 (2016-11-02)
3rd Quarter Earnings$0.74 (2016-08-11)
4th Quarter Earnings$0.47 (2016-05-05)
PE Ratio41.2
EPS Growth62.82%
Recent Earnings$1.3
Annual EPS$2.44
Market Capitalization$248.17 B
Insider Shareholder %0.125%
Annual Revenue$21.25 B
Number of Shares Outstanding2,430,170 Shares
Institutional Shareholder %35.17%
Annual Net Income$5.68B
TTM Net Profit Margin$25.65
One Year Return52.49%
Three Year Return8.77%
Five Year Return8.77%
Five Year Revenue Growth782.66%
Five Year Earnings Growth0%
Five Year Dividend Growth0%
Last Quarter EPS$1
Annual EPS$2.44
Annual Dividend$0
Annual Dividend Yield0%
Change in EPS YTD62.82%
PE Ratio41.32
Recent Earnings$1.3
Dividends per Share$
Stock Split Ratio

BABA Key Stats

Last Price$102.12
Net Change$1.6 (1.59%)
Ask Price$0
Open Price$101.03
Previous Close Price$100.52
High Price$102.54
Low Price$100.91
Number of Trades35,331
Fifty Two Week High$109.87 (2016-09-28)
Fifty Two Week Low$64.66 (2016-02-25)
Average Daily Volume10,341,395
Share Outstanding2,430,170 Shares
Total Dividend Payout$0/yr
Dividend Yield0%