Alibaba Annual Income Statement (NYSE:BABA)

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Financial analysis of Alibaba involves more than just checking the Alibaba stock price, by looking at the financial statements of the company in detail. The income statement gives the investor an understanding of the topline and bottomline numbers of the company and helps investors evaluate if a company has been growing or not. The income statement is always for an accounting period, typically for a year or quarter, and affects the stock. In this case, the BABA stock is bound to reflect the impact of the YoY growth of $3.39B. 2016 revenue is $15.69B and has increased from $12.29B year on year as is evident when you compare the latest figures in the latest Alibaba profit and loss statement with those of the prior corresponding period. (See also:Alibaba assets and Alibaba free cash flow) Alibaba revenue for 2016 is $15.69B. View revenue and profit details for latest and last 10 financial years.

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Alibaba Net Sales or Revenues
Cost Of Goods Sold (COGS)5.33B3.85B2.16B1.56B1.03B522.1M239.54M
Alibaba Gross Profit
Research & Development Expense2.14B1.72B821M604M453.67M307.85M166.39M
Selling General & Admin Expense3.18B2.63B1.41B1.61B825.12M728.28M488.91M
Income Before Depreciation Depletion Amortization5.04B4.1B4.08B1.78B830.76M218.87M82.97M
Depreciation Depletion Amortization455M337M51M21M24.27M21.49M19.2M
Non Operating Income8.35B1.9B650M122M70.47M92.11M-106.13M
Interest Expense301M443M354M253M10.64M0.59M-
Alibaba Pretax Income
Provision for Income Taxes1.31B1.04B515M234M131.85M48.82M26.53M
Minority Interest-27M9M14M19M68.43M63.45M43.83M
Investment Gains Losses-269M-257M-33M-1M-3.91M--4.83M
Other Income-------
Income Before Extraordinaries & Disc Operations11.06B3.92B3.77B1.39B730.53M240.07M-73.73M
Extraordinary Items & Discontinued Operations-------
Alibaba Net Income (Profit/Loss)
Average Shares used to compute Diluted EPS2.56B2.5B2.33B----
Average Shares used to compute Basic EPS2.46B2.34B2.27B----
Income Before Nonrecurring Items4.16B3.53B3.76B----
Income from Nonrecurring Items6.92B382M-----
Alibaba Earnings Per Share Basic Net
Alibaba Earnings Per Share Diluted Net
EPS Diluted Before Nonrecurring Items1.631.411.60----
Preferred Dividends Acc Pd-------
Dividends Common-------
Dividend Per Share Common-------
All figures in USD. M: Millions of USD, B: Billions of USD.
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The key things to look for in an income statement while doing Alibaba stock analysis are:
  • Revenue: The money received by selling of goods or services comes under this line item. A YoY growth (See: Alibaba revenue chart) implies that the company is growing, which has been the case with Alibaba. One must stay away from stocks whose revenues are declining.
  • Bottom line: Most businesses like Alibaba try to improve their bottom line by growing their topline and by increasing their operating efficiency. A healthy bottom line growth implies a good investment.
The income statement is also called statement of revenue and expense. The financials along with Alibaba historical stock prices provides a lot of details about the firm. .

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