Why Alibaba Earnings Might Have Nowhere to Go but Up

Alibaba Group Holding Limited

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More notable recent Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) news were published by: Finance.Yahoo.com which released: "Jim Cramer Gives His Opinion On Alibaba, Corning, Skechers And More" on May 01, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: "Alibaba: Will It Pass Its Biggest Test?" published on April 25, 2018, Benzinga.com published: "Alibaba Q4 Earnings Preview" on May 03, 2018. This estimate is provided by 23 analysts. A company with higher PE ratio is more worthy against a company with lower PE ratio. Northern Cross Llc who had been investing in Alibaba Group Holding for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $468.80 billion market cap company. Oppenheimer maintained the stock with "Outperform" rating in Monday, November 6 report.

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Alibaba Group Holding Limited as $9.28 Million in the Current Quarter. Zacks Investment Research's EPS calculations are a mean average based on a survey of sell-side research analysts that follow Alibaba Group. Alibaba Group Holding now has $468.80 billion valuation. The hedge fund run by Michael Kao held 1.75M shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $5.48 million, up from 1.00M at the end of the previous reported quarter. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 21.5%. Stifel Nicolaus lifted their price target on shares of Alibaba Group from $230.00 to $260.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Friday, February 2nd. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, October 20 by Needham. On Monday, January 15 Jefferies initiated Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) rating. $173.92's average target is -4.68% below currents $182.45 stock price.

Among 38 analysts covering Alibaba (NYSE:BABA), 36 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 1 Hold. On Wednesday, September 2 the stock rating was upgraded by Vetr to "Strong-Buy".

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Over the past five trading sessions shares of Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) are -0.07%; 6.09% for the month; 6.51% for the last quarter; 4.58% for the past six-months; and 11.22% for the last 12 months. Overall, 26.26 Million shares exchanged hands versus its average trading volume of 18.13 Million shares.

The company's ATR (Average True Range) is 0.13. The firm has a market capitalization of $464,721.41, a price-to-earnings ratio of 72.69, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.12 and a beta of 2.52. Alibaba Group has a fifty-two week low of $106.76 and a fifty-two week high of $206.20.

"Alibaba is offering more value to merchants through effective and efficient ads that leverage all the user data it collects", UBS Group analysts led by Jerry Liu wrote in a research note ahead of the earnings. Robert W. Baird maintained Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) on Monday, November 13 with "Buy" rating.

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Earnings per share (EPS) is the portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock. WIM Asset Management HK Ltd acquired a new stake in shares of Alibaba Group during the fourth quarter worth $55,367,000. DnB Asset Management AS increased its position in shares of Alibaba Group by 16.8% during the fourth quarter.

A number of other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in BABA.

WARNING: "Alibaba Group (BABA) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $9.20 Billion" was first reported by Macon Daily and is the sole property of of Macon Daily.

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Alibaba Group Holding Limited, through its subsidiaries, operates as an online and mobile commerce firm in the People's Republic of China and internationally.

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