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Alibaba Pictures Group Ltd.

Business Summary

Alibaba Pictures Group Ltd. is an investment holding company, which engages in television and film production and distribution businesses. It operates through the following segments: Internet-Based Promotion and Distribution, Content Production, Integrated Development, and Other Operations. The Internet-Based Promotion and Distribution segment includes the operation of an integrated online-to-offline platform for the promotion and distribution of entertainment content, and the provision of online movie ticketing service to consumers and ticket issuance system to cinemas. The Content Production segment deals with the investment and production of entertainment content such as film and drama series both domestically and internationally. The Integrated Development segment includes the copyright licensing business and the development of professional services ranging from financing, business placement, promotion, and distribution to merchandising. The company was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Hong Kong.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2021 HKDUSD
Revenue3,269.08M421.67M
Gross Profit1,531.46M197.53M
Operating income-67.44M-8.69M
Income before tax-130.62M-16.84M
Net income-110.12M-14.20M
EBITDA24.59M3.17M
Diluted EPS-0.00-0.00
Dividends Per Share00
Total Assets18,432.00M2,370.84M
Total liabilities2,019.74M259.79M
Total equity16,351.03M2,103.17M
Operating cash flow398.42M51.39M
Currency in HKDCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2016Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 1,056.93M 3,113.42M 3,544.93M 3,225.34M 3,269.08M
Gross Profit 166.83M 2,128.66M 1,952.80M 1,657.68M 1,531.46M
Operating income -1,878.35M -1,743.68M -804.90M -817.92M -67.44M
Income before tax -1,118.75M -1,658.76M -328.20M -1,223.43M -130.62M
Net income -1,120.01M -1,563.55M -296.28M -1,290.91M -110.12M
EBITDA -1,826.55M -1,666.20M -693.58M -677.35M 24.59M
Diluted EPS -0.04 -0.06 -0.01 -0.04 -0.00
Dividends Per Share 0 0 0 0 0
Total Assets 21,825.36M 18,689.35M 19,411.44M 17,317.57M 18,432.00M
Total liabilities 2,712.26M 1,104.80M 1,945.59M 2,044.95M 2,019.74M
Total equity 18,874.44M 17,434.60M 17,353.99M 15,187.28M 16,351.03M
Operating cash flow -2,145.77M -1,839.94M -1,442.74M -629.96M 398.42M
 Dec 2016Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021
Revenue 136.15M 398.68M 452.03M 412.62M 421.67M
Gross Profit 21.49M 272.57M 249.01M 212.07M 197.53M
Operating income -241.97M -223.28M -102.63M -104.63M -8.69M
Income before tax -144.12M -212.40M -41.85M -156.51M -16.84M
Net income -144.28M -200.21M -37.78M -165.14M -14.20M
EBITDA -235.30M -213.36M -88.44M -86.65M 3.17M
Diluted EPS -0.00 -0.00 -0.00 -0.00 -0.00
Dividends Per Share 0 0 0 0 0
Total Assets 2,815.03M 2,381.33M 2,472.81M 2,234.26M 2,370.84M
Total liabilities 349.82M 140.77M 247.84M 263.83M 259.79M
Total equity 2,434.42M 2,221.45M 2,210.71M 1,959.42M 2,103.17M
Operating cash flow -276.42M -235.60M -183.97M -80.59M 51.39M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2021
PER--
ROA-0.61%
ROE-0.69%
Operating margin-2.06%
Profit margin-3.36%

Key executives

  • Chairman & Chief Executive Officer: Lu Yuan Fan
  • Chief Financial Officer & Executive Director: Jun Meng
  • Secretary: Ai Shan Lew

Shareholders

  • Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (50.2%)
  • BIAN XI MING /JINHUI/ (6.9%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.5%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management (1.1%)
  • Harding Loevner LP (0.9%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (0.8%)
  • Krane Funds Advisors LLC (0.6%)
  • Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.2%)
  • BlackRock Advisors (UK) Ltd. (0.2%)
  • Mellon Investments Corp. (0.1%)

Contact Details

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Competitors

  • CUROHOLDINGS Co., Ltd.
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