According to the documents Yahoo handed to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), in the second quarter this year, Alibaba Group revenue is $1.07 billion, a year-on-year growth of 70.63%, net profit amounted to $292 million, an increase of 113.42%.
According to the report, Alibaba second quarter gross profit is $730 million, an increase of 75.68% compared with $420 million in the same period last year, which the gross profit margin is 68.7%, slightly higher than last year’s 66.72%. Alibaba’s net profit margin reached 27.2%, 21.74% higher than the same period last year.
The report also showed that ended to June 30, 2012, Alibaba Group’s current assets is $4.437 billion, $3.49 billion of last year’s same period; long-term assets is $3.0 billion, $2.99 billion of last year’s same period. Current liabilities is $ 2.21 billion, $1.56 billion for the same period last year; long-term liabilities is $ 1.943 billion, $134 million for the same period last year.
On October 23, the 2012 third quarter results released by Yahoo showed that Yahoo in the third quarter profited $ 3.2 billion, equivalent to $2.64 per share. Most of the earnings are from the half shares of Yahoo sold to Alibaba disposable earnings, which is $2.8 billion. The Yahoo earnings is $293 million in the same period last year, which is equivalent to 23 cents per share.