NASDAQ:BIDU - Baidu Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $120.49 +2.94 (+2.50 %) (As of 05/21/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$117.55Today's Range$118.16 - $121.1252-Week Range$117.16 - $274.00Volume9.09 million shsAverage Volume3.58 million shsMarket Capitalization$42.09 billionP/E Ratio15.45Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.44 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Baidu, Inc. provides Internet search services in China and internationally. It operates through two segments, Baidu Core and iQIYI. The Baidu Core segment offers products for uses, including Baidu App to access search, feed, and other services using mobile devices; Baidu Search to access its search and other services through its other properties and Union partners; Baidu Feed that provides users with personalized timeline based on their demographics and interests; Haokan, a short video app; and Quanmin, a flash video app for users to create and share short videos. It also provides Baidu Post Bar, a social media platform; Baidu Knows, a question-and-answer community where questions are asked, answered, and organized by users; Baidu Encyclopedia; Baidu Maps that offers locations, and intelligent routing and navigation services; Baidu Input Method Editor (IME), a Chinese-language mobile keyboard; Baidu WenKu; Baijiahao; and DuerOS, a voice assistant platform. In addition, this segment offers online marketing services, which include pay for performance (P4P), an auction-based services that allow customers to bid for priority placement of paid sponsored links and reach users who search for information related to their products or services; Non-P4P services provide display-based marketing services and other online marketing services based on performance criteria other than cost per click; Apollo, an open source autonomous driving platform; and Baidu Cloud primarily provides AI solutions, cloud infrastructure, and other services to enterprises and individuals. The iQIYI segment provides online entertainment service, including original and licensed content; membership services; and online advertising services. The company was formerly known as Baidu.com, Inc. and changed its name to Baidu, Inc. in December 2008. Baidu, Inc. was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Beijing, China. 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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Computer programming, data processing, & other computer related Sub-IndustryN/A SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNASDAQ:BIDU Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIK1329099 Webhttp://www.baidu.com/ Phone86-10-5992-8888Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.31 Current Ratio2.73 Quick Ratio2.73Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio15.45 Forward P/E Ratio30.43 P/E Growth3.66 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$14.88 billion Price / Sales2.83 Cash Flow$13.7076 per share Price / Cash Flow8.79 Book Value$72.88 per share Price / Book1.65Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$7.80 Net Income$4.01 billion Net Margins19.38% Return on Equity8.65% Return on Assets5.11%Miscellaneous Employees42,267 Outstanding Shares349,340,000Market Cap$42.09 billion Next Earnings Date7/30/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) Frequently Asked Questions What is Baidu's stock symbol? Baidu trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "BIDU." How will Baidu's stock buyback program work? Baidu announced that its board has authorized a share buyback program on Thursday, May 16th 2019, which allows the company to buyback $1,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase up to 1.9% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are generally a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued. When is Baidu's next earnings date? Baidu is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Baidu. What guidance has Baidu issued on next quarter's earnings? Baidu issued an update on its second quarter 2019 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 16th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $3.74-3.96 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.27 billion. What price target have analysts set for BIDU? 18 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Baidu's stock. Their predictions range from $140.00 to $325.00. On average, they expect Baidu's share price to reach $196.1333 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 62.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Baidu. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Baidu? 18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Baidu in the last year. There are currently 9 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Baidu. Has Baidu been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about BIDU stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Baidu earned a news impact score of -1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the information services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Baidu's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Baidu include Red Hat (RHT), Twitter (TWTR), IHS Markit (INFO), Zoom Video Communications (ZM), Match Group (MTCH), Snap (SNAP), Yandex (YNDX), Weibo (WB), FactSet Research Systems (FDS), 58.com (WUBA), Trade Desk (TTD), Line (LN), Wix.Com (WIX), Tripadvisor (TRIP) and Sabre (SABR). What other stocks do shareholders of Baidu own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Baidu investors own include Alibaba Group (BABA), NVIDIA (NVDA), Netflix (NFLX), Tesla (TSLA), Micron Technology (MU), Alphabet (GOOG), Intel (INTC), Starbucks (SBUX), JD.Com (JD) and Walt Disney (DIS). Who are Baidu's key executives? Baidu's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Yanhong Li, Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO (Age 50)Mr. Cheng-Chun Yu, Chief Financial Officer (Age 49)Sharon Ng, Director of IrMr. Victor Liang, VP & Gen. CounselMs. Shanshan Cui, VP of HR Who are Baidu's major shareholders? Baidu's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Baillie Gifford & Co. (5.02%), BlackRock Inc. (4.52%), Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (2.00%), Lazard Asset Management LLC (0.91%), OppenheimerFunds Inc. (0.89%) and Comgest Global Investors S.A.S. (0.89%). Which institutional investors are selling Baidu stock? BIDU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Acadian Asset Management LLC, Baillie Gifford & Co., Principal Financial Group Inc., Thornburg Investment Management Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, ANTIPODES PARTNERS Ltd, Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec and Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc.. Which institutional investors are buying Baidu stock? BIDU stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Newport Asia LLC, Pzena Investment Management LLC, FIL Ltd, River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP, ARK Investment Management LLC and Commonwealth Bank of Australia. How do I buy shares of Baidu? Shares of BIDU can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Baidu's stock price today? One share of BIDU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $120.49. How big of a company is Baidu? Baidu has a market capitalization of $42.09 billion and generates $14.88 billion in revenue each year. The information services provider earns $4.01 billion in net income (profit) each year or $7.80 on an earnings per share basis. Baidu employs 42,267 workers across the globe. What is Baidu's official website? The official website for Baidu is http://www.baidu.com/. How can I contact Baidu? Baidu's mailing address is BAIDU CAMPUS NO. 10 SHANGDI 10TH STREET, BEIJING F4, 100085. The information services provider can be reached via phone at 86-10-5992-8888 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Baidu (NASDAQ BIDU)Community Ranking: 3.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 1,232 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 695 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,927MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Baidu and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BIDU will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BIDU will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 5/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.