Alibaba Group Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1999

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 204,891


  • Stock Symbol
  • 09988

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 395

  • Share Price
  • $9.77
  • (As of Wednesday Closing)

Alibaba Group General Information


Alibaba is the world's largest online and mobile commerce company as measured by gross merchandise volume. It operates China's online marketplaces, including Taobao (consumer-to-consumer) and Tmall (business-to-consumer). The China commerce retail division is the most valuable cash flow-generating business at Alibaba. Additional revenue sources include China commerce wholesale, international commerce retail/wholesale, local consumer services, cloud computing, digital media and entertainment platforms, Cainiao logistics services, and innovation initiatives/other.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Internet Retail
Other Industries
Application Software
Consumer Finance
Stock Exchange
Corporate Office
  • 969 West Wen Yi Road
  • Yu Hang District
  • Hangzhou, Zhejaing 311121
  • China
+86 0571 0000 0000

Alibaba Group Timeline

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Alibaba Group Stock Performance

(As of Wednesday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$9.77 $9.67 $8.26 - $12.82 $186B 19B 51.4M $0.55

Alibaba Group Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 31-Mar-2024 FY 2024 31-Mar-2024 FY 2023 31-Mar-2023 FY 2022 31-Mar-2022
EV 134,842,587 134,842,587 232,053,993 275,057,754
Revenue 131,621,948 131,621,948 126,711,107 132,782,009
EBITDA 22,936,869 22,936,869 22,333,696 19,958,814
Net Income 11,189,225 11,189,225 10,616,499 9,689,269
Total Assets 247,998,118 247,998,118 254,732,559 266,692,829
Total Debt 28,893,386 28,893,386 28,417,879 27,776,869
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Alibaba Group Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Alibaba Group Comparisons

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Alibaba Group Competitors (6)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount Formerly VC-backed Beijing, China 000000 00.000 000000000 00.000 Formerly VC-backed Seattle, WA 0000000 000.00 00000000000 000.00
Pinduoduo Formerly VC-backed Shanghai, China 00000 00.000 000000000 00.000
Baidu Formerly VC-backed Beijing, China 00000 00.000 000000000 00 00.000
Tencent Holdings Formerly VC-backed Shenzhen, China 000000 00.000 000000000000 00.000
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Alibaba Group Patents

Alibaba Group Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20240177216-A1 Digital avatar recommendation method and recommendation system Pending 25-Nov-2022 00000000000
US-20240220837-A1 Dynamically decoupled driven controlled-z gate Pending 13-Apr-2021 000000000
US-20220279176-A1 Directional cross component filter for video coding Pending 26-Feb-2021 0000000000 0
US-20240054006-A1 Virtualization processing system, method and apparatus, and device Pending 26-Feb-2021 00000000000
US-20230161479-A1 Zero skipping techniques for reducing data movement Pending 25-Feb-2021 G06F17/16 0
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Alibaba Group Executive Team (78)

Name Title Board Seat
Eddie Wu Co-Founder, Interim Director, Board Member, and Chief Executive Officer & Head of E-commerce Business
Luyuan Fan Chief Executive Officer & Chairman
Fan Jiang Senior Director
Toby Xu Chief Financial Officer, Finance
Junfang Zheng Director and Chief Risk Officer, Cloud Intelligence Group
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Alibaba Group Board Members (22)

Name Representing Role Since
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0. 00000 Alibaba Group Director & President 000 0000
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Alibaba Group Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Alibaba Group Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Alibaba Group Investments & Acquisitions (395)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
OceanBase 28-Jun-2024 00 0000000 Database Software
Particle Network 16-Jun-2024 00000 0000 0000 Business/Productivity Software
Intelligent Learning 29-May-2024 00000 0000 000.00 Educational Software
Limx Dynamics (Shenzhen) 17-May-2024 00000 0000 Computers, Parts and Peripherals
Lazada 07-Apr-2024 Later Stage VC 00.000 Internet Retail
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Alibaba Group Subsidiaries (43)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Haoyue Enterprise Management Holding Company Hangzhou, China 2023
Pingtouge Semiconductor General Purpose Semiconductors Hangzhou, China 0000
SourceBrella Network Management Software Shenzhen, China 0000
Alisports Broadcasting, Radio and Television Shanghai, China 0000
MYbank CN National Banks Hangzhou, China 0000
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Alibaba Group ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated May, 31, 2024

23.35 | Med Risk

Risk Scale

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Peers Analysis

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Covered Companies

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Alibaba Group Exits (83)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Bangniao Technology 29-Apr-2022 00000 00000 00 00.000 Completed
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Aidite (Qinhuangdao) Technology 07-Sep-2021 00 000000000000000 00.000 Completed
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GoTo Group (Application Software) 26-Jul-2021 00000 00000 00 00.00 Completed
  • 28 buyers
Gojek 10-May-2021 00000 00000 00 00000 Completed
  • 9 buyers
Energy Monster 13-Mar-2021 Later Stage VC 00000 Completed
  • 3 buyers
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Alibaba Group FAQs

  • When was Alibaba Group founded?

    Alibaba Group was founded in 1999.

  • Who is the founder of Alibaba Group?

    Eddie Wu, Jianhang Jin, Jane Jiang, Trudy Shan Dai, Lucy Peng, Dana Heide, and Yongming Wu are the founders of Alibaba Group.

  • Who is the CEO of Alibaba Group?

    Eddie Wu, Luyuan Fan, and Yongming Wu are the CEOs of Alibaba Group.

  • Where is Alibaba Group headquartered?

    Alibaba Group is headquartered in Hangzhou, China.

  • What is the size of Alibaba Group?

    Alibaba Group has 204,891 total employees.

  • What industry is Alibaba Group in?

    Alibaba Group’s primary industry is Internet Retail.

  • Is Alibaba Group a private or public company?

    Alibaba Group is a Public company.

  • What is Alibaba Group’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Alibaba Group is 09988.

  • What is the current stock price of Alibaba Group?

    As of 17-Jul-2024 the stock price of Alibaba Group is $9.77.

  • What is the current market cap of Alibaba Group?

    The current market capitalization of Alibaba Group is $186B.

  • What is Alibaba Group’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Alibaba Group is $132B.

  • Who are Alibaba Group’s competitors?,, Pinduoduo, Baidu, and Tencent Holdings are some of the 6 competitors of Alibaba Group.

  • What is Alibaba Group’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    Alibaba Group’s EPS for 12 months was $0.55.

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