Baidu Inc. (BIDU)

132.53
1.89 1.45
NASDAQ : Technology Services
Prev Close 130.64
Open 134.01
Day Low/High 130.23 / 135.44
52 Wk Low/High 82.00 / 147.38
Volume 4.18M
Avg Volume 4.42M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 272.65M
Market Cap 44.06B
EPS 0.80
P/E Ratio 163.30
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Eyeing a Pair of Internet Names

Eyeing a Pair of Internet Names

As we gear up for earnings season, I am looking at options plays in Amazon and Baidu.

Fitz Bits: Get Sirius

Fitz Bits: Get Sirius

This is a speculative trade, but it looks to be one worth taking.

Ludicrous Forecast

The Nasdaq could reverse to the downside. Gun to my head, the Nasdaq could show a sharp reversal to the downside sometime today -- it is up nicely now -- as the exchange narrows further in the NBA (nothing but Apple (AAPL)) market. The ranks of the ...

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

The trend remains strong to the upside.

Emotion Is Lacking

Emotion Is Lacking

I see few signs of the euphoria that a run like this has generated in the past.

The Remarkable Tales of Boca Biff

The Remarkable Tales of Boca Biff

Let's recount the ups and downs of this ultimate plunger and paragon of speculation.

The Remarkable Tales of Boca Biff

Let's recount the ups and downs of this ultimate plunger and paragon of speculation. "What we have learned from history is that we have not learned from history."  -- Benjamin Disraeli In January 2004, Boca Biff made his debut in my diary. No charac...

Steer Clear of Speculative Synecdoche

A market's advance that is characterized by a few members does not provide the most solid foundation. The one feature of yesterday's trading that resonated with me, which was not discussed by many, was the new high made in the Nasdaq/S&P 500 yesterd...

Will The Weakness Last?

Will The Weakness Last?

Increased caution is warranted, but don't be overly bearish given this market's recent inclinations.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

As the market digests recent upward action, use hedges and maneuver strong, leading positions.

Follow the Hot Money

Follow the Hot Money

It's easier to find the hot action in a slow market because it's more concentrated.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

This market remains resilient as buyers continue to step in and buy the dip.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

Until the trend changes, don't fight the tape.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

This market could use a rest since it's a bit extended.

Focus on Consolidation Deals in China

Focus on Consolidation Deals in China

News of Youku's and Tuduo's merger has sparked interest in other Chinese names that may join forces.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

This market is strong, and bulls remain in control.

Ugly Underneath

Ugly Underneath

The action suggests a higher level of caution is needed while things develop.

Looking for a Correction

Looking for a Correction

But it's going to take more than a few days of weakness to kill this very strong trend.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

The S&P could continue to hold higher levels of support and grind higher.

Fitz Bits: Baidu Priming for Breakout

Fitz Bits: Baidu Priming for Breakout

A number of other names in the China tech space are looking solid, as well.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

The Dow crossed a major psychological hurdle today.

Consider These Little Guys

Consider These Little Guys

KNXA, PROJ and MANH are little-known, small enterprise software makers that show strong chart action.

The NBA Market -- Nothing but Apple

Let's return our attention toward Apple -- as if it ever strayed. Back to Apple (AAPL). Here was my surprise on Apple written back in December 2011: Surprise No. 10: Despite the advance in the U.S. stock market, high-beta stocks underperform. Though...

What Lies Beneath

What Lies Beneath

Though major indices appear healthy on the surface, they are covering up weakness in many individual stocks  

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

Manage positions and stay with the trend until the uptrend breaks.

Investors Lower China Expectations

Baidu's weakness suggests that market participants fear tonight's HSBC Flash China Manufacturing PMI. The poor action in Baidu's (BIDU) shares suggests to me that market participants are afraid of tonight's HSBC Flash China Manufacturing PMI.

Three More Tech Earnings Setups

Three More Tech Earnings Setups

Baidu, Rovi and Aruba Networks are likely to move on their reports.

The Day Ahead: Plenty of Reports on Tap

The Day Ahead: Plenty of Reports on Tap

U.S. indices were poised to begin Thursday's session lower, as traders awaited several economic and earnings reports.

It's Too Soon to Bid Baidu Adieu

Baidu is a great way to play the emerging Chinese Internet search business.

Kass Katch: Short QQQ

Kass Katch: Short QQQ

The time to short technology might be at hand.