Quarterly Sales and EPS Roundup:
Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) reported sales (ttm) of 18.09 Billion, whereas, 25 number of analysts estimated the mean sale of 23246.9 million. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 24237.8 million and lower end at 22033.3 million while the year ago reported sale was 0 million.
10 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter ending Jan 26, 2017- Jan 30, 2017, analysts estimated mean sale target of 43317.5 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 49276.1 million and 41786.7 million respectively.
Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending Nov 02 BMO at 5.26, whereas, 24 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at 3.6. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 4.67 and lower end at 2.41 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 0.
The company has mean EPS estimate of 6.1 reported by 12 number of analyst for the quarter ending Jan 26, 2017- Jan 30, 2017. The analysts estimated mean EPS at 6.1 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 7.16 and 4.97 respectively. In contrast to the year ago quarter EPS was at 6.16. EPS long term mean growth rate estimated by 39 analysts is at 27.97%, whereas, the high and low Long term growth rate estimated at 36.68 and 17.8.
Valuation Ratios of Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) versus the Industry and Sector:
Let’s have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA). These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company.
Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) currently has P/E (Price to Earnings) ratio of 49.83 while the company’s industry has 48.25 P/E and the sector P/E is 20.15. Similarly, the company’s last 5 years high P/E ratio is 53.42 and low P/E is 18.27, whereas, the industry’s and sector’s high P/E for the past year is 63.54 and 29.44 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 22.65 for the industry and 12.05 for the Sector.
Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, 47 has Beta of 0 while its industry and Sector’s beta remains at 0.98 and 1.18 respectively.
Price to Sale ratio of 47 stands at 12.72 while Price to Book Ratio stands at 6.46. Its Price to Cash Flow ratio shows the value of 36.3, whereas, the industry and sector ratio of Price to Cash Flow ticked at 29.69 and 30.74 respectively.
5 Year Growth Rate Analysis:
Growth rates are very important while analyzing the long term growth and valuation of a certain company.
5 year sales growth rate is an important factor for valuation analysis, the 5 year sales growth of Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) stands at 53.41 while the industry’s and the sector’s growth for next 5 years ticked at 21.97 and 6.96 respectively. The company’s 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at 125.35 and 0.
Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Trading Statistics:
The company declined -1.02% and closed its last trading session at $94.99. The market capitalization of the company is at $232.6 Billion. The stock touched 52-week High of $109.87 on Sep 28, 2016 and 52-week Low of $59.25 on Feb 9, 2016. The stock currently has Weekly Volatility of 2.27% and Monthly Volatility of 2.85%. The Beta for the company stands at 0 and its Average True Range (ATR) shows a value of 2.51.