Alibaba Group


  • Meet technology's richest women Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 3:00 AM ET
    Meg Whitman, CEO of Hewlett-Packard

    Hewlett-Packard chief executive Meg Whitman is the technology sector's wealthiest woman with a $1.3 billion fortune, according to Wealth-X.

  • Yahoo should focus on improving operations: Starboard

    Jeffrey Smith, Starboard Value founder, discusses his focus on the structure of Yahoo. He says Starboard is having a good dialogue with Yahoo.

  • Richest man in China? 'The Sun King' Wednesday, 8 Apr 2015 | 12:01 PM ET
    Li Hejun

    Call him the "Sun King." China's richest man is now Li Hejun, founder of the thin-film solar company Hanergy, according to China's leading wealth expert.

  • China's Renaissance nabs taxi ride before rivals Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015 | 7:51 PM ET
    A smartphone shows the Kuaidi and Didi Dache apps

    When little-known Chinese taxi-hailing app Didi Dache needed $15 million to grow its business, China Renaissance helped raise the funds from Tencent.

  • Tencent's Q4 result not disappointing: Pro   Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 9:36 PM ET
    Tencent's Q4 result not disappointing: Pro

    Daniel So, strategist at CMB International Securities, says there are quarterly revenue improvements in the online gaming space, which remains Tencent's "bread and butter."

  • Tracking Alibaba: Impact of lockup expiry   Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 7:44 PM ET
    Tracking Alibaba: Impact of lockup expiry

    Larry Haverty, portfolio Manager at Gabelli Funds and Jim O'Donnell, chief investment dfficer of Forward Management, discuss the movements of Alibaba's stock as the lock-up period ends.

  • Alibaba is a 'rock solid' firm: Pro   Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 6:48 PM ET
    Alibaba is a 'rock solid' firm: Pro

    Alan Haft, partner at Kelly-Haft Financial, says the resilience of Alibaba amid a lock-up expiration shows that the stock remains a "great buy" for investors.

  • Alibaba hitting bottom?   Wednesday, 18 Mar 2015 | 11:00 AM ET
    Alibaba hitting bottom?

    Alibaba's first lockup on shares is set to expire after the closing bell today. Edmund Lee, Re/code managing editor, provides perspective on Jack Ma's strategy.

  • Alibaba's fundamentals still 'quite strong': Pro   Tuesday, 17 Mar 2015 | 10:34 PM ET
    Alibaba's fundamentals still 'quite strong': Pro

    Cynthia Meng, MD, HK/China TMT Equity Research at Jefferies, discusses the stock performance of Alibaba ahead of Wednesday's lockup expiration and says the Hangzhou-based e-commerce giant still possesses strong fundamentals.

  • Alibaba loses its magic ahead of lockup expiry Tuesday, 17 Mar 2015 | 6:37 PM ET

    Banks are slashing their expectations for the world's biggest e-commerce company ahead of Wednesday's lockup expiration, citing challenges to growth.

  • Paying with a selfie? Alibaba's testing it out   Monday, 16 Mar 2015 | 9:00 AM ET
    Alibaba tests facial recognition

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan and Tom's Guide Editor-in-Chief Mark Spoonauer discuss whether Alibaba's facial recognition payment system could actually be popular among consumers.

  • Who's the biggest celeb at CeBIT?   Monday, 16 Mar 2015 | 5:50 AM ET
    Who's the biggest celeb at CeBIT?

    Everyone wants to talk to Jack Ma, CEO of Alibaba, at business IT event CeBIT - and CNBC's Dierdre Bosa managed to grab a word with him.

  • BABA lockup expiration   Friday, 13 Mar 2015 | 5:25 PM ET
    BABA lockup expiration

    The "Fast Money" traders discuss the lockup expiration for Alibaba next week. Some 37 million shares could be available.

  • Pedestrians stand in front of stock market boards along the pavement in Tokyo, Japan.

    Japanese stocks tracked a positive lead from Wall Street to hit a fresh multi-year high, breaching the 19,000 level, as major indices in the region largely rose on Friday.

  • Snapchat gets $200 million investment   Thursday, 12 Mar 2015 | 11:08 AM ET
    Snapchat gets $200 million investment

    Alibaba is investing $200 million in Snapchat. Henry Blodget, Business Insider, and the "Squawk Alley" crew discuss Snapchat's growth.

  • Alibaba's $200M investment in Snapchat   Thursday, 12 Mar 2015 | 9:00 AM ET
    Alibaba's $200M investment in Snapchat

    CNBC's Dominic Chu and Jag Bath of RetailMeNot.com talk about how Alibaba's investment in SnapChat could influence the social network's next steps.

  • Alibaba's latest investment: Snapchat?   Wednesday, 11 Mar 2015 | 11:34 PM ET
    Alibaba's latest investment: Snapchat?

    Gil Luria, managing director at Wedbush, discusses news that Alibaba Group is investing $200 million in photo-messaging app Snapchat.

  • Providing financing to small businesses   Wednesday, 11 Mar 2015 | 12:50 PM ET
    Providing financing to small businesses

    IWOCA is a credit facility for small businesses, which has just partnered with Alibaba and ezbob. Christoph Rieche, CEO, discusses further.

  • Fake Apple Watches go on sale in China Wednesday, 11 Mar 2015 | 10:22 AM ET
    An Apple store in Shenyang, China.

    Fake Apple Watches have gone on sale across China before the genuine items are available next month, reports The Financial Times.

  • 12 rich companies can afford to pay you more Tuesday, 10 Mar 2015 | 10:43 AM ET
    Warren Buffett

    There's a group of mega-profitable companies that could easily afford to kick up their dividends, reports USA Today.