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How has Baidu, Inc.:(NASDAQ:BIDU) performed recently?

Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ: BIDU) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 66558.12. It is in the Internet Information Providers industry and sector Technology, with a current P/E of 13.19, a forward P/E of 29.93 and EPS of 14.14. At a stock price of 186.5 (2.37%) it has a dividend yield of *TBA.

EPS growth for the last five years have been 56.60%, more recently this last year it has grown by 154.80%. The next year growth is going to be about 46.65% and more long-term -1.80% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -33.10%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 53.00% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 10.20%.

For performance, Baidu, Inc. the past week has seen a gain of -0.53%. For the last month performance for Baidu, Inc. is 7.62%. While the last quarter is 12.68% and half year, 1.67%. Finally for the year, performance is 24.04%.

The 52-week high for Baidu, Inc., is at -14.44%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 42.62%. The 20-day simple moving average is 9.84% and 6.45% for the 200-day simple moving average.

Volatility for the week is at 2.67%, and for the month it is 2.25%. Baidu, Inc., has a target price of 182.31.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.45, and for total debt/equity Baidu, Inc. has 0.46. The gross margin is 57.30%, while operating margin is 16.00%, the profit margin is 45.50%. The current ratio is 3.1 and the quick ratio is 3.1.

Insider ownership is at 15.60%, with instituitional ownership at 84.50%. Baidu, Inc. has a payout ratio of 0.00%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 356.88. The shares float is 253.15, with the float short at 1.81%, with short ratio coming to 1.65.

In terms of returns, the return on assets see Baidu, Inc., get 21.80%, with its returns on investment at 5.40%. Return on equity is 41.70%. So will the investors see the target price of 182.31, reached soon?

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.


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