Read Our Investor Brief on Alibaba

Shares of Consumer Discretionary sector company Alibaba moved -6.6% today, and are now trading at a price of $79.03. The Large-Cap stock's daily volume was 24,642,941 compared to its average volume of 14,594,263. The S&P 500 index returned a 0.0% performance.

Alibaba Group Holding Limited, through its subsidiaries, provides technology infrastructure and marketing reach to help merchants, brands, retailers, and other businesses to engage with their users and customers in the People's Republic of China and internationally. The company is based in Hangzhou and has 219,260 full time employees. Its market capitalization is $192,341,950,464. Alibaba currently offers its equity investors a dividend that yields 8.1% per year.

41 analysts are following Alibaba and have set target prices ranging from $79.98 to $145.97 per share. On average, they have given the company a rating of buy. At today's prices, BABA is trading -25.68% away from its average analyst target price of $106.34 per share.

Over the last year, BABA shares have gone down by -4.7%, which represents a difference of -31.7% when compared to the S&P 500. The stock's 52 week high is $102.5 per share and its 52 week low is $66.63. With average free cash flows of $25.02 Billion that have been growing at an average rate of 11.2% over the last 5 years, Alibaba declining stock performance may not be reflective of the quality of its underlying business.

Date Reported Cash Flow from Operations ($ k) Capital expenditures ($ k) Free Cash Flow ($ k)
2022 29,086,000 4,047,000 33,133,000
2021 22,520,000 4,386,000 26,906,000
2020 35,378,000 4,028,000 39,406,000
2019 15,376,000 3,719,000 11,657,000
2018 22,496,000 4,818,000 17,678,000
2017 19,955,000 1,401,000 21,356,000
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