Baidu Inc. (BIDU)

131.70
1.10 0.81
NASDAQ : Technology Services
Prev Close 130.64
Open 134.01
Day Low/High 132.00 / 135.44
52 Wk Low/High 82.00 / 147.38
Volume 1.40M
Avg Volume 4.48M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 272.65M
Market Cap 44.06B
EPS 0.80
P/E Ratio 159.79
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Scrutinize Those Breakouts

Scrutinize Those Breakouts

Some breakouts, like that of Apple lately, cannot be taken at face value -- especially if they lack volume.

Strong Volume Equals a Strong Foundation

Strong Volume Equals a Strong Foundation

EBIX broke out on Tuesday in heavy volume, which hints at institutional buying in this stock.

15 Surprises for 2012

15 Surprises for 2012

What surprises might occur in 2012 -- and how can we profit?

15 Surprises for 2012

What surprises might occur in 2012 -- and how can we profit? "Never make predictions, especially about the future." -- Casey Stengel While I had a reasonably successful surprise list for 2011, with about half my surprises coming to fruition, the rea...

15 Surprises for 2012

15 Surprises for 2012

What surprises might occur in 2012 -- and how can we profit?

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

In low-volume trading, the S&P is approaching resistance at the 200-day moving average.

A Shifting Market

A Shifting Market

Group rotation appears to be in full effect.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

Most likely, the 'big money' will remain on the sidelines until 2012.

Still a Dangerous Market

Still a Dangerous Market

The indices lack leadership, and Tuesday's downdraft had heavy volume.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

Following the European markets and falling after the Fed announcement.

High-Octane Stocks Are Running on Fumes

Just an observation; I'm not sure what it means. It is interesting to note how restrained the high-octane stocks -- Apple (AAPL), Wynn (WYNN), Amazon (AMZN), Priceline (PCLN), Baidu (BIDU), Salesforce.com (CRM) and the like -- are today. Not sure wh...

Market Leaders Are Not Telling

The high-octane, high-beta stocks that were not pulling their weight yesterday are mixed today. "While the market as a whole is stable, the high-octane universe (e.g., Apple (AAPL), Wynn Resorts (WYNN), Amazon (AMZN), Priceline (PCLN), Google (GOOG)...

Not Giving Up on This Rally

Not Giving Up on This Rally

The buying lacks conviction, but we have some high-quality setups.

Growth Is in the Gutter

Presented without comment. While the market as a whole is stable, the high-octane universe (e.g., Apple (AAPL), Wynn Resorts (WYNN), Amazon (AMZN), Priceline (PCLN), Google (GOOG), Sina (SINA), Baidu (BIDU)) is all red today.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

Awaiting the market's reaction tomorrow to S&P's placement of 15 EU nations on credit watch negative.

Now Playing for 2015

Youku is trying to build a business model that is a combination YouTube, Hulu Plus and HBO by 2015.

Doug's Daily Diary -- Friday, 11/18/2011

Doug's Daily Diary -- Friday, 11/18/2011

Calling It a Week

Growth Names Are Hurting

These stocks are trading in lockstep -- so when Salesforce stumbles, all fall down.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

Be neutral, take cash flow and wait for the wedge to resolve.

Sizing Up Youku

Some wonder if Ctrip's disappointing results are a bad sign for China's leading video website.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

Continue to take trades, look for good chart patterns and ignore the noise.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

The rally remains intact, and many good set-ups exist if you identify time horizons and stay strategic.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

The market will likely need heavily committed dip buyers to recover again this time.

Fitz Bits: Checking In on Recent IPOs

Fitz Bits: Checking In on Recent IPOs

Here's how to trade Renren and Pandora, among other recently debuted names.

Itching to Punch Through

Itching to Punch Through

Thanks to some strong earnings reports, these names could be on the verge of technical breakouts.

Rewarding Poor Decisions Again

Rewarding Poor Decisions Again

How long before Ireland or Italy asks for 50% debt relief?

Bye Bye Baidu?

The growth of China's answer to Google has been really, really good -- maybe too good.

Better Action, but Not Perfect

I see some good-looking small-cap charts, but they aren't working as well as I'd hoped.

This Trio Could Spark the QQQ

This Trio Could Spark the QQQ

The QQQ is full of dead weight, but these three names -- set to report earnings this week -- could do some heavy lifting for the fund.

An Excess of Hope

As long as we are dealing with potential promises and no real news from Europe, there is no chance of disappointment.