Notable Runner: Could Alibaba Group Holding Ltd See a Reversal After This Very Strong Session?

Notable Runner: Could Alibaba Group Holding Ltd See a Reversal After This Very Strong Session?

The stock of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) is a huge mover today! About 2.89 million shares traded hands. Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) has risen 38.02% since March 11, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 32.56% the S&P500.
The move comes after 8 months positive chart setup for the $251.76B company. It was reported on Oct, 14 by We have $135.23 PT which if reached, will make NYSE:BABA worth $78.05 billion more.

Analysts await Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) to report earnings on October, 25. They expect $0.43 EPS, up 13.16% or $0.05 from last year’s $0.38 per share. BABA’s profit will be $1.05B for 60.02 P/E if the $0.43 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.52 actual EPS reported by Alibaba Group Holding Ltd for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -17.31% negative EPS growth.

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) Ratings Coverage

Out of 31 analysts covering Alibaba (NYSE:BABA), 30 rate it a “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 1 “Hold”. This means 97% are positive. Alibaba has been the topic of 83 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. TH Capital maintained Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) on Friday, August 14 with “Hold” rating. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, August 12 by Wedbush. On Friday, January 29 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Outperform”. On Thursday, January 21 the stock rating was upgraded by Standpoint Research to “Buy”. The stock of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, August 26 by Cantor Fitzgerald. The stock has “Overweight” rating given by Morgan Stanley on Friday, August 12. The firm has “Buy” rating by Brean Capital given on Friday, August 12. As per Thursday, August 13, the company rating was maintained by Axiom Capital. The stock of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, August 12 by Suntrust Robinson. SunTrust maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, August 12 report.

According to Zacks Investment Research, “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.”

More notable recent Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) news were published by: which released: “Alibaba Group Holding Ltd: BABA Stock Bears are Eyeing This” on October 08, 2016, also with their article: “Alibaba Group Holding Ltd Drops – Pick Your Poison (BABA)” published on September 29, 2016, published: “BABA Stock: Bears are Wrong on Alibaba Group Holding Ltd” on September 25, 2016. More interesting news about Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE:BABA) were released by: and their article: “Will Alibaba Group Holding Ltd Hit A New All-Time High? (BABA)” published on September 20, 2016 as well as‘s news article titled: “Alibaba Group Holding Ltd Picks Up A Pair Of Price Target Increases” with publication date: September 22, 2016.

BABA Company Profile

Alibaba Group Holding Limited, incorporated on June 28, 1999, is a holding company. The Firm is principally engaged in online and mobile commerce through offering of products, services and technology that enable merchants, brands and other businesses to transform the way they market, sell and operate in the People’s Republic of China (the PRC or China) and internationally. It operates through the provision of online and mobile commerce and related services segment. The Firm provides retail and wholesale marketplaces available through both personal computer and mobile interfaces in the PRC and internationally. Retail marketplaces and services operated by the Company include the China online shopping destination (Taobao Marketplace); the China brands and retail platform (Tmall); the China group buying site that offers products by aggregating demand from clients through limited time discounted sales (Juhuasuan), and the global consumer marketplace targeting clients around the world (AliExpress). Wholesale marketplaces operated by the Company include the online China wholesale marketplace ( and the online business-to-business marketplace that focuses on global trade among businesses from around the world (

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