2. As of noon trading, Baidu ( BIDU) is up $1.23 (0.7%) to $184.94 on light volume. Thus far, 1.3 million shares of Baidu exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 4.0 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $182.85-$185.54 after having opened the day at $183.45 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $183.71.

Baidu, Inc. provides Internet search services. Baidu has a market cap of $64.6 billion and is part of the internet industry. Shares are up 3.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 11 analysts who rate Baidu a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 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, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and solid stock price performance. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Baidu Ratings Report now.

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