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: $91.86 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 346,762,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $244.44
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $205.45
  • 52 Week Range: $159.54 - $269.80
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 48.29
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 28.58
  • P/E Growth: 63.03
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $11.37 billion
  • Price / Sales: 8.08
  • Book Value: $43.56 per share
  • Price / Book: 6.08
  • EBITDA: $3.25 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: 2.97 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.99
  • Short Ratio: 2.2

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 Thursday, October, 26th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Baidu.

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

23 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for Baidu's shares. Their predictions range from $152.00 to $305.00. On average, they anticipate Baidu's stock price to reach $226.18 in the next twelve months. 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
  • Herman Yu CPA, 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 a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.50%), Hermes Investment Management Ltd. (0.34%), Rockefeller Financial Services Inc. (0.09%), Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC (0.00%), Narwhal Capital Management (0.00%) and Sit Investment Associates Inc. (0.00%). 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 Fisher Asset Management LLC, Narwhal Capital Management and Rockefeller Financial Services Inc.. 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 Hermes Investment Management Ltd., Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC, Sit Investment Associates Inc. and Park National Corp OH. 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 $264.90.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Baidu (NASDAQ BIDU)
Community Ranking:  3.2 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  875 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  490 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,365
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, 13 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.61)
Consensus Price Target: $226.18 (14.62% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU)
Price Target History for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU)
Analysts' Ratings History for Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/20/2017Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetBuy$232.00 -> $305.00N/AView Rating Details
10/19/2017Barclays PLCSet Price TargetHold$210.00 -> $250.00N/AView Rating Details
9/27/2017HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingBuy$245.00 -> $282.00LowView Rating Details
9/26/2017Wells Fargo & CoInitiated CoverageOutperform -> Outperform$290.00MediumView Rating Details
9/18/2017Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingBuy$263.00LowView Rating Details
9/14/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingHold$253.00LowView Rating Details
8/31/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformLowView Rating Details
8/28/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingTop PickLowView Rating Details
8/21/2017Erste GroupUpgradeSell -> HoldLowView 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
7/28/2017Cantor FitzgeraldUpgradeUnderweight -> Overweight$156.00 -> $260.00HighView Rating Details
7/26/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$186.00 -> $201.00MediumView Rating Details
7/14/2017Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingUnderperform$188.00 -> $152.00LowView 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
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
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
(Data available from 10/20/2015 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 To Roll Out Autonomous Bus In China In 2018 - October 20 at 6:17 PM logoCORRECTION - Baidu Signs Strategic Partnership Agreements with BAIC Group and King Long to Accelerate Autonomous Driving - October 20 at 6:17 PM logoBaidu, Inc. (BIDU) Given Hold Rating at Barclays PLC - October 19 at 6:58 PM logoBaidu Is Being Awfully Secretive About Its Coming Autonomous Bus - - October 19 at 5:07 PM logoBaidu Makes A Bigger Splash, to Release a Self-Driving Bus - October 19 at 5:07 PM logoChina’s Baidu is the one to beat in the race to driverless cars - October 19 at 5:07 PM logoIs It Smart for Baidu to Invest in AI? - October 19 at 5:07 PM logoChina's conflicted goals: Freer markets, more party control - October 19 at 3:51 AM logoBaidu aims to launch self-driving bus in China next year - October 18 at 5:49 PM logoBaidu Reportedly Aims To Launch Self-driving Bus In China Next Year - October 18 at 6:13 AM logoHow Baidu Plans to Win the Artificial Intelligence Market - October 18 at 6:13 AM logo Top Executives: Driverless Cars Will Change the World - October 18 at 6:13 AM logoChina's Best Social Media And Internet Stocks - October 17 at 10:26 PM logo[$$] Baidu Plans Fully Self-Driving Bus in China Next Year - October 17 at 10:26 PM logoBaidu, Inc. (BIDU) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $3.44 Billion - October 17 at 8:12 AM logoBaidu's iQiyi picks BofA, Credit Suisse, Goldman for U.S. IPO: IFR - October 16 at 10:20 PM logoBaidu's iQiyi picks BofA, C. Suisse, Goldman for U.S. IPO: IFR - October 16 at 10:20 PM logoBaidu's iQiyi picks BofA, Credit Suisse, Goldman for US IPO: IFR - Reuters - October 16 at 5:18 PM logoBaidu Inc (ADR) (BIDU) Stock Still Has Plenty of Upside - (blog) - October 16 at 5:18 PM logoBaidu Inc (ADR) (BIDU) Stock Still Has Plenty of Upside - October 16 at 1:22 PM logo[$$] China seeks dominance of global AI industry - October 15 at 9:11 PM logoBaidu to Report Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results on October 26, 2017 - October 13 at 10:14 PM logoBaidu President Zhang on AI, Censorship and Trump - October 11 at 5:59 PM logoBaidu's U.S. chief: 'AI is the single most important force of our time' (Video) - October 10 at 5:46 PM logoBaidu's Zhang on AI, Self-Driving Cars, Streaming - October 9 at 10:24 PM logoBaidu's Zhang on Censorship, China, Trump Protectionism - October 9 at 10:24 PM logoCash Is Pouring Into Singapore's Biggest Private Venture Fund - October 9 at 5:20 PM logoWill Google's AI Investment in Beijing Bear Fruit? - October 8 at 4:01 PM logoBaidu, Inc. (BIDU) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts - October 8 at 8:46 AM logoBaidu Wants to IPO the Netflix of China - October 7 at 5:05 PM logoBaidu Inc (BIDU) Stock Has a Lot More Room to Run Higher - - October 4 at 6:14 PM logoBaidu Announces the Opening of a Second Research and Development Center in Silicon Valley - October 4 at 1:13 PM logoBaidu expands opens second self-driving car lab in Silicon Valley, ramps up hiring - October 4 at 1:13 PM logoBaidu Inc (BIDU) Stock Has a Lot More Room to Run Higher - October 4 at 7:04 AM logoBehind the Microsoft-Baidu Cloud Partnership - October 3 at 4:23 PM logoBaidu (BIDU) and Autonomous Cars: The Big Picture - September 30 at 9:31 AM logoBaidu Inc (ADR) (BIDU) Stock Surging on Technology Advances - September 29 at 11:39 AM logoBaidu's video streaming service iQiyi said to consider US listing in early 2018 - September 29 at 8:44 AM logoBaidu Invites China's Cybercops to Label, Rebut Fake News - September 29 at 8:44 AM logo$3.44 Billion in Sales Expected for Baidu, Inc. (BIDU) This Quarter - September 28 at 5:12 AM logoAlibaba, Baidu And Tencent Fined By Chinese Authorities Over Banned Content - September 28 at 12:38 AM logoBaidu's iQiyi eyes U.S. listing, over $8 billion in valuation - Bloomberg - September 27 at 7:36 PM logoNvidia Announces Deals With Tencent, Baidu, Alibaba - September 27 at 7:36 PM logoBaidu's IQiyi Targets US IPO In Early 2018: Bloomberg - September 27 at 7:36 PM logoNvidia: A Big Deal for Alibaba, Tencent & Baidu - September 27 at 7:36 PM logoBaidu, Inc. (BIDU) Receives "Buy" Rating from HSBC Holdings plc - September 27 at 9:28 AM logoBaidu, Inc. (BIDU) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Wells Fargo & Company - September 26 at 8:56 PM logoBaidu, Inc. (BIDU) Cut to "Buy" at Vetr Inc. - September 24 at 2:44 PM logoGoogle bets big on smartphones, AMD jumps on Tesla deal, Baidu launches self-driving car fund - September 23 at 4:31 PM logoGoogle's big bet on smartphones, AMD jumps on Tesla deal, Baidu launches self-driving car fund - September 23 at 4:31 PM



Baidu (BIDU) Chart for Friday, October, 20, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/20/2017 by Staff

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