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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIDU) from Technology

Today’s top gainers include the company Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIDU) which is in the industry Internet Information Providers, gaining 5.18% today. In the last week its performance is 7.60%, and 20.84% for the past quarter. Currently, Baidu, Inc., BIDU has a target price of 183.56, so today’s gain of 5.18% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.79%.

Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIDU), has a market cap of 68490.92, and is based in China. Insider ownership is at 15.60%, and institutional ownership is 84.60%.

At the current price of 196.03, it has a dividend yield of *TBA, and its target price is 183.56. This is with a profit margin of 44.40%, and total debt/equity of 0.46. Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIDU) has a P/E of 14.4, as well as a forward P/E of 31.5.

With a current EPS of 13.61, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 46.59%,Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIDU) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 56.60%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be -1.80%.

Performance for the year is 44.01%. Since its IPO date on 8/5/2005, the total performance to date is 3.70%.

Volume today for Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIDU), is 5732400, while its average volume is 2747.36. Whilst the total gain today was 5.18%, it did have a day high of 1.63%.

Volatility for this week has been at 2.43%, and 2.32% for the month. The 52-week low for Baidu, Inc., BIDU has been 49.90%, while the 52-week-high has reached -10.07%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 5.40%, and its return on assets is 21.80%. Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIDU) has an operating margin of 15.60%. With a sales growth of 10.20% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Baidu, Inc., BIDU is in the sector Technology, its long-term debt/equity is 0.45, and has a current ratio of 3.1 and 3.1 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Baidu, Inc.? Well its PEG is *TBA, and the P/S is 6.42, along with a P/B of 5.33. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 6.03.

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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