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Retail Trade

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.

  • 179.36 USD
  • +0.25
  • +0.14%
  • China
    Apr 20, 2018
  • Ticker
    NYS(BABA)
  • Prev. close
    179.11
  • Market cap (USD)
    460,219.12M
  • Shares
    2,569.47M

Business Summary

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. engages in providing online and mobile marketplaces in retail and wholesale trade. It operates through the following segments: Core Commerce, Cloud Computing, Digital Media and Entertainment, and Innovation Initiatives and Others. The Core Commerce segment comprises platforms operating in retail and wholesale. The Cloud Computing segment consists of Alibaba Cloud, which offers elastic computing, database, storage and content delivery network, large scale computing, security, management and application, big data analytics, a machine learning platform, and other services provide for enterprises of different sizes across various industries. The Digital Media and Entertainment segment includes the Youko Tudou and UCWeb media properties. The Innovation Initiatives and Others segment involves in the YunOS, AutoNavi, DingTalk, and other businesses. The company was founded by Chung Tsai and Yun Ma on June 28, 1999 and is headquartered in Hangzhou, China.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2017 USD
Revenue23,521.83M23,521.83M
Gross Profit14,047.89M14,047.89M
Operating income7,261.50M7,261.50M
Income before tax8,921.24M8,921.24M
Net income6,490.78M6,490.78M
EBITDA9,369.61M9,369.61M
Diluted EPS2.522.52
Dividends Per Share00
Total Assets73,547.54M73,547.54M
Total liabilities26,508.45M26,508.45M
Total equity40,897.00M40,897.00M
Operating cash flow11,937.69M11,937.69M
Currency in USDCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017
Revenue 5,495.45M 8,576.00M 12,300.08M 15,903.10M 23,521.83M
Gross Profit 3,927.39M 6,340.85M 8,115.85M 10,040.48M 14,047.89M
Operating income 1,739.52M 4,077.61M 3,762.46M 4,650.03M 7,261.50M
Income before tax 1,609.93M 4,377.83M 5,217.73M 12,809.52M 8,921.24M
Net income 1,358.37M 3,808.27M 3,915.96M 11,235.92M 6,490.78M
EBITDA 1,888.38M 4,347.78M 4,475.09M 5,692.49M 9,369.61M
Diluted EPS 0.58 1.54 1.56 4.38 2.52
Dividends Per Share -- -- 0 0 0
Total Assets 10,264.44M 17,939.31M 41,267.79M 56,376.70M 73,547.54M
Total liabilities 8,486.92M 11,374.95M 15,704.65M 17,713.06M 26,508.45M
Total equity 1,691.10M 6,390.82M 23,525.60M 33,630.55M 40,897.00M
Operating cash flow 2,459.79M 4,525.82M 6,790.19M 8,936.54M 11,937.69M
 Mar 2013Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017
Revenue 5,495.45M 8,576.00M 12,300.08M 15,903.10M 23,521.83M
Gross Profit 3,927.39M 6,340.85M 8,115.85M 10,040.48M 14,047.89M
Operating income 1,739.52M 4,077.61M 3,762.46M 4,650.03M 7,261.50M
Income before tax 1,609.93M 4,377.83M 5,217.73M 12,809.52M 8,921.24M
Net income 1,358.37M 3,808.27M 3,915.96M 11,235.92M 6,490.78M
EBITDA 1,888.38M 4,347.78M 4,475.09M 5,692.49M 9,369.61M
Diluted EPS 0.58 1.54 1.56 4.38 2.52
Dividends Per Share -- -- 0 0 0
Total Assets 10,264.44M 17,939.31M 41,267.79M 56,376.70M 73,547.54M
Total liabilities 8,486.92M 11,374.95M 15,704.65M 17,713.06M 26,508.45M
Total equity 1,691.10M 6,390.82M 23,525.60M 33,630.55M 40,897.00M
Operating cash flow 2,459.79M 4,525.82M 6,790.19M 8,936.54M 11,937.69M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2017
PER41.41
ROA9.99%
ROE17.41%
Operating margin30.87%
Profit margin27.59%

Key executives

  • Chief Executive Officer & Director: Yong Zhang
  • President & Director: John Michael Evans
  • Chief Financial Officer: Wei Wu
  • Chief Technology Officer: Jian Feng Zhang
  • Vice President: Qin Zhang

Shareholders

  • Altaba Inc (Investment Company) (14.9%)
  • T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. (2.0%)
  • Baillie Gifford & Co. (1.7%)
  • SSgA Funds Management, Inc. (1.4%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (1.4%)
  • Temasek Holdings Pte Ltd. (Investment Management) (1.3%)
  • HSBC Global Asset Management (UK) Ltd. (1.1%)
  • Fidelity Management & Research Co. (1.0%)
  • Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors) (1.0%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (0.8%)

Contact Details

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Last Updated on 20 Apr, 2018

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