Fact based stock research
Baidu (NasdaqGS:BIDU)


Baidu stock research in summary

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Baidu shares have a HOLD rating. While they are safely financed, they show below average growth, and are bad value. We recommend holding Baidu shares.


Latest Obermatt Ranks


Country China
Industry Internet Software & Services
Index NASDAQ 100, NASDAQ
Size class XX-Large

June 8, 2018. Top 10 stocks updated on Top 10 schedule or at least quarterly. ()


Achievements

Top 10 Stock



Research History: Baidu

STOCK RESEARCH SUMMARY 2015 2016 2017 2018
STOCK VALUE RANKS
56
30
12
34
STOCK GROWTH RANKS
28
32
62
43
STOCK SAFETY RANKS
77
62
30
82
COMBINED STOCK RANKS
55
35
1
62

Last update of Combined Rank: 8-Jun-2018. Stock research history is based on the Obermatt Method. The higher the rank, the better is Baidu in the corresponding investment strategy.


Value Metrics in Detail

Last update of Value Rank: 8-Jun-2018. Stock analysis on value ratios: The higher the rank, the lower the value ratio of Baidu; except for dividend yield where the rank is higher, the higher the yield.


Growth Metrics in Detail

GROWTH METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
REVENUE GROWTH
68
36
45
28
PROFIT GROWTH
47
44
44
60
STOCK RETURNS
10
57
59
66
CONSOLIDATED RANK: GROWTH
28
32
62
43

Financial reporting date of Growth Rank: 31-Mar-2018. Stock analysis on growth metrics: The higher the rank, the higher the growth and returns of Baidu.


Safety Metrics in Detail

SAFETY METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
LEVERAGE
60
56
75
78
REFINANCING
21
21
15
18
LIQUIDITY
96
95
95
96
CONSOLIDATED RANK: SAFETY
77
62
30
82

Financial reporting date of Safety Rank: 31-Mar-2018. Stock analysis on safety metrics: The higher the rank, the lower the leverage of Baidu and the more cash is available to service its debt.


Stock analysis by the purely financial fact-based Obermatt Method for the investment strategies Value, Growth and Safety for Baidu from June 8, 2018.