Baidu Company Profile (NASDAQ:BIDU)

About Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU)

Baidu logoBaidu, Inc. is a Chinese language Internet search provider. The Company offers a Chinese language search platform on its Website that enables users to find information online, including Webpages, news, images, documents and multimedia files, through links provided on its Website. In addition to serving individual Internet search users, the Company provides a platform for businesses to reach customers. Its business consists of three segments: search services, transaction services and iQiyi. Search services are keyword-based marketing services targeted at and triggered by Internet users' search queries, which mainly include its pay-for-performance (P4P) services and other online marketing services. Its transaction services include Baidu Nuomi, Baidu Takeout Delivery, Baidu Maps, Baidu Connect, Baidu Wallet and others. iQiyi is an online video platform with a content library that includes licensed movies, television series, cartoons, variety shows and other programs.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Search Engines
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:BIDU
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $76.6513 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 346,762,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $205.25
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $185.64
  • 52 Week Range: $159.54 - $233.37
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 41.10
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 31.75
  • P/E Growth: 57.04
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $11.05 billion
  • Price / Sales: 6.93
  • Book Value: $42.37 per share
  • Price / Book: 5.21
  • EBIDTA: $3.16 billion
  • Net Margins: 18.08%
  • Return on Equity: 14.43%
  • Return on Assets: 7.06%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.34%
  • Current Ratio: 1.70%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.70%
  • Average Volume: 2.91 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.95
  • Short Ratio: 2.81

Frequently Asked Questions for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU)

What is Baidu's stock symbol?

Baidu trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "BIDU."

When will Baidu make its next earnings announcement?

Baidu is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October, 25th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Baidu.

Where is Baidu's stock going? Where will Baidu's stock price be in 2017?

21 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Baidu's stock. Their forecasts range from $152.00 to $260.00. On average, they anticipate Baidu's stock price to reach $208.85 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Baidu.

Who are some of Baidu's key competitors?

Who are Baidu's key executives?

Baidu's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Yanhong Li, Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder
  • Qi Lu Ph.D., Group President, Vice Chairman of the Board, Chief Operating Officer
  • Xinzhe Li, Chief Financial Officer
  • Ya-Qin Zhang, President - Technology, Emerging Business and global business operations
  • Hailong Xiang, Senior Vice President
  • Guang Zhu, Senior Vice President
  • Victor Liang, Vice President and General Counsel; Executive Assistant to Chief Executive Officer
  • Lee Liu, Vice President of Human Resources and Admin
  • Haifeng Wang Ph.D., Vice President
  • Lu Wang, Vice President

Who owns Baidu stock?

Baidu's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Baillie Gifford & Co. (6.87%), BlackRock Inc. (3.30%), Capital World Investors (2.80%), Harris Associates L P (2.60%), Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (2.30%) and Franklin Resources Inc. (2.08%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Baidu.

Who sold Baidu stock? Who is selling Baidu stock?

Baidu's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FIL Ltd, UBS Asset Management Americas Inc., BlackRock Inc., Harding Loevner LP, State Street Corp, Punch Card Management L.P., Baillie Gifford & Co. and Platinum Investment Management Ltd.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Baidu.

Who bought Baidu stock? Who is buying Baidu stock?

Baidu's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital World Investors, Harris Associates L P, Cambiar Investors LLC, Veritas Asset Management LLP, Franklin Resources Inc., Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD, Artisan Partners Limited Partnership and Pictet Asset Management Ltd.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Baidu.

How do I buy Baidu stock?

Shares of Baidu can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Baidu's stock price today?

One share of Baidu stock can currently be purchased for approximately $220.69.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Baidu (NASDAQ BIDU)
Community Ranking:  3.2 out of 5 (  )
Outperform Votes:  828 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  463 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,291
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Baidu and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 8 Hold Ratings, 12 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.52)
Consensus Price Target: $208.85 (5.36% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/1/2017HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingBuy$223.00 -> $245.00LowView Rating Details
7/31/2017InstinetUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$180.00 -> $241.00LowView Rating Details
7/31/2017Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Boost Price TargetOutperform$200.00 -> $250.00LowView Rating Details
7/31/2017NomuraUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$241.00MediumView Rating Details
7/28/2017MacquarieUpgradeNeutral -> Outperform$189.00 -> $252.00HighView Rating Details
7/28/2017Cantor FitzgeraldUpgradeUnderweight -> Overweight$156.00 -> $260.00HighView Rating Details
7/26/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$186.00 -> $201.00MediumView Rating Details
7/22/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$208.00HighView Rating Details
7/14/2017Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingUnderperform$188.00 -> $152.00LowView Rating Details
4/28/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingHold$180.00LowView Rating Details
4/28/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutral$190.00MediumView Rating Details
4/18/2017Benchmark Co.Initiated CoverageBuy -> Buy$190.00MediumView Rating Details
3/28/2017Barclays PLCInitiated CoverageEqual Weight -> Equal Weight$195.00LowView Rating Details
2/28/2017Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
2/21/2017CICC ResearchDowngradeBuy -> Hold$185.00N/AView Rating Details
2/1/2017Evercore ISIReiterated RatingHold$200.00N/AView Rating Details
1/17/2017Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightN/AView Rating Details
1/10/2017Stifel NicolausUpgradeHold -> Buy$200.00 -> $220.00N/AView Rating Details
12/13/2016Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$196.00N/AView Rating Details
10/28/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuy$190.00N/AView Rating Details
10/22/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutral$196.00N/AView Rating Details
7/29/2016TH CapitalDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
7/29/2016T.H. CapitalDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
6/14/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Lower Price TargetBuy$220.00 -> $200.00N/AView Rating Details
2/26/2016Summit ResearchUpgradeHold -> Buy$169.00 -> $195.00N/AView Rating Details
1/5/2016China International Capital CorpUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
10/7/2015Daiwa Securities Group Inc.DowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformN/AView Rating Details
10/7/2015Daiwa Capital MarketsDowngradeHold -> UnderperformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/19/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU)
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Earnings Estimates for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.70
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.84$0.84$0.84
Q2 20171$1.25$1.25$1.25
Q3 20171$1.22$1.22$1.22
Q4 20171$1.39$1.39$1.39
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU)
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Headline Trends for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU)
Latest Headlines for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU)
DateHeadline logoBaidu, Inc. (BIDU) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages - August 19 at 9:02 AM logoMixed ownership reform at China Unicom - August 18 at 4:35 PM logoPromethean Opens New Global Headquarters in Seattle - August 18 at 4:35 PM logoBaidu, China's top internet firm - Seeking Alpha - August 17 at 11:00 PM logoChina Unicom share trading to remain suspended after deal announcement - August 16 at 10:08 PM logoBaidu-led Investor Consortium To Invest In China Unicom - Quick Facts - August 16 at 5:06 PM logoBaidu Announces Buyer Group Investment in China Unicom - August 16 at 5:06 PM logoDU Recorder U.S. Heat Map (Graphic: Business Wire) - August 15 at 5:23 PM logo3 Top Deep Learning Stocks to Buy Now - August 15 at 5:23 PM logoBaidu’s DU Recorder App Reaches 10 Million Users One Year After Launch - August 15 at 5:23 PM logoAlibaba, Baidu, Moody's Wary on Finance Operations - August 14 at 4:54 PM logoChina’s Economy Just Gets More and More Interesting - August 14 at 4:54 PM logoJCPenney sinks, Nordstrom falls, Nvidia slides - August 13 at 4:03 PM logoNVIDIA -- When 56% Revenue Growth Isn't Enough - August 12 at 4:12 PM logo[$$] China Targets Social-Media Giants WeChat, Weibo in​Cybersecurity Probe - August 11 at 10:03 PM logoChina's three internet giants investigated for content that 'endangers national security' - August 11 at 5:01 PM logoChina says investigating Baidu, Tencent, Weibo for breaching cyber laws - August 11 at 3:45 AM logo[$$] WeChat, Weibo Among Targets in China Cybersecurity Probe - August 11 at 3:45 AM logoChinese startup Toutiao raising funds at over $20 bln valuation -sources - August 11 at 3:45 AM logoBaidu, JD in Pact to Send Search Users Straight to the Checkout - August 10 at 10:44 PM logoBaidu, JD launch shopping search collaboration - Seeking Alpha - August 10 at 5:42 PM logoThese Techs Have Left FAANG Stocks in the Dust - Investopedia - August 9 at 4:42 PM logoWith its Stock up Over 25% in the Past Month, Is Baidu Overpriced? - August 8 at 9:18 PM logo[$$] Advanced tech outfits give Chinese military the cutting edge - August 8 at 9:18 PM logoCoursera Co-Founder Ng Says AI Is the New Electricity - August 8 at 9:18 PM logoIXUS, BABA, BIDU, ERUS: ETF Inflow Alert - Nasdaq - August 8 at 4:18 PM logoTencent, Alibaba's Rocketing Valuations May Augur a Pullback - August 8 at 3:14 AM logo3 Must Read Stories: China Tech Outshines FANG Stocks, Hong Kong Dollar Woes, Japan's Defense Review - August 7 at 10:12 PM logoThese Chinese tech stocks are even hotter than FANG - August 7 at 5:05 PM logoBidaskClub Upgrades Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIDU) to "Strong-Buy" - August 6 at 12:42 PM logoChinese stocks are getting slammed - August 4 at 4:50 PM logoNetflix Announces 'Bardo,' First Chinese-Language Series - August 4 at 4:50 PM logoWill ASIC Chips Become The Next Big Thing In AI? - August 4 at 4:50 PM logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Baidu, Inc. (BIDU) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $3.36 Billion - August 4 at 9:40 AM logoBaidu: Move Over FANG - Seeking Alpha - August 2 at 5:17 PM logoBaidu Inc (ADR) (BIDU) Stock Soars on Q2 Profit Beat - Yahoo Finance - August 1 at 10:46 PM logoShort Baidu Inc (ADR) (BIDU) Stock Without the Risk - - August 1 at 10:46 PM logoToday's Research Reports on Stocks to Watch: Inc. and Baidu Inc. - August 1 at 5:25 PM logoShort Baidu Inc (ADR) (BIDU) Stock Without the Risk - August 1 at 10:31 AM logoBaidu competitor says to focus on AI as it plans US IPO - August 1 at 2:36 AM logoBaidu, Inc. (BIDU) Lifted to Buy at Vetr Inc. - August 1 at 12:32 AM logoBaidu, Inc. (BIDU) Upgraded at Instinet - July 31 at 5:30 PM logoBaidu: Nomura Upgrades to Buy - July 31 at 4:31 PM logoEarnings Review and Free Research Report: Alphabet's Q2 Results Outperformed Forecasts - July 31 at 4:31 PM logoToday's Research Reports on Stocks to Watch: Baidu, Inc. and First Solar Inc. - July 31 at 4:31 PM logoOpCo Boosts Baidu Target To $250 On Upbeat Q2 Earnings - July 31 at 4:31 PM logoStocks Open Strong For July Finish; 2 China Names Soar - July 31 at 4:31 PM logoBaidu Shares to Stay Explosive, Thanks to Artificial Intelligence - July 31 at 4:31 PM logoBaidu Shares Surging on a Big Second Quarter - July 31 at 4:31 PM logoOppenheimer Holdings, Inc. Increases Baidu, Inc. (BIDU) Price Target to $250.00 - July 31 at 1:06 PM



Baidu (BIDU) Chart for Saturday, August, 19, 2017

This page was last updated on 8/19/2017 by Staff