Baidu, Inc., BIDU is in the exchange NASDAQ and its industry is Internet Information Providers in the sector of Technology. Based in China, Baidu, Inc., BIDU has a market cap of 58725.04. Since its IPO date on the 8/5/2005, Baidu, Inc., BIDU performance year to date is -9.28%. Today Baidu, Inc., BIDU has gained 1.25%, with a current price of 173.63.
Ownership of the company is 15.60% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 84.50%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 0.00%. Return of assets are at 24.10%, with return on investment at 5.40%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Baidu, Inc., BIDU is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.41. While Total debt/equity is 0.42. With a profit margin of 47.30%, this is combined with a gross margin of 57.30%, and operating margin of 16.90%. Baidu, Inc. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 3, while the quick ratio is 3.
For the last year Baidu, Inc., BIDU has seen a EPS growth of 154.80%. A performance for the year of 25.18%. The 52-week high is -20.34%, and the 52-week low is 32.78%. The average volume for Baidu, Inc., BIDU is 846003.
With a target price of 180.61, can Baidu, Inc., BIDU reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Baidu, Inc., BIDU. Baidu, Inc. has a P/E of 12.07 and a forward P/E of 28.18. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of *TBA. Baidu, Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 5.6 and 4.78 respectively. For P/cash, Baidu, Inc. has a value of 5.46, while it is *TBA for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 173.63, Baidu, Inc. has a dividend yield of *TBA. We see a return on equity of 47.20%.
Looking more long-term Baidu, Inc., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of -1.81%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 49.57% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 154.80% for this year and for the last five years a 56.60% growth has been seen.