2. As of noon trading, Baidu ( BIDU) is down $2.49 (-1.7%) to $144.82 on average volume. Thus far, 1.9 million shares of Baidu exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 4.1 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $143.60-$147.60 after having opened the day at $147.37 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $147.31. Baidu, Inc. provides Chinese language Internet search services. It also offers a Chinese language search platform for businesses to reach their customers. Baidu has a market cap of $49.2 billion and is part of the internet industry. Shares are up 40.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Baidu a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Baidu as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, expanding profit margins, solid stock price performance, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Baidu Ratings Report now. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more.