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BIDU

Baidu SWX:BIDU Stock Report

Last Price

US$165.05

Market Cap

US$41.5b

7D

0%

1Y

27.0%

Updated

23 May, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
BIDU fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation3/6
Future Growth3/6
Past Performance2/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends0/6

BIDU Stock Overview

Baidu, Inc. offers internet search services in China.

Baidu Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Baidu
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$165.05
52 Week HighUS$0
52 Week LowUS$0
Beta0.90
1 Month Change0%
3 Month Change0%
1 Year Change26.96%
3 Year Change39.87%
5 Year Change-12.07%
Change since IPO-28.18%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

BIDUCH Interactive Media and ServicesCH Market
7D0%0.5%-2.8%
1Y27.0%-37.4%-2.4%

Return vs Industry: BIDU exceeded the Swiss Interactive Media and Services industry which returned -37.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: BIDU exceeded the Swiss Market which returned -2.4% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is BIDU's price volatile compared to industry and market?
BIDU volatility
BIDU Average Weekly Movement0%
Interactive Media and Services Industry Average Movement8.3%
Market Average Movement5.0%
10% most volatile stocks in CH Market9.0%
10% least volatile stocks in CH Market2.5%

Stable Share Price: BIDU is less volatile than 75% of Swiss stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 0% a week.

Volatility Over Time: BIDU's weekly volatility (0%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
200045,500Robin Lihttps://www.baidu.com

Baidu, Inc. offers internet search services in China. It operates through Baidu Core and iQIYI segments. The company offers Baidu App to access search, feed, and other services using mobile devices; Baidu Search to access its search and other services; Baidu Feed that provides users with personalized timeline based on their demographics and interests; and Haokan, a short video app.

Baidu Fundamentals Summary

How do Baidu's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
BIDU fundamental statistics
Market CapCN¥286.00b
Earnings (TTM)CN¥9.88b
Revenue (TTM)CN¥124.49b

29.0x

P/E Ratio

2.3x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
BIDU income statement (TTM)
RevenueCN¥124.49b
Cost of RevenueCN¥64.15b
Gross ProfitCN¥60.35b
Other ExpensesCN¥50.47b
EarningsCN¥9.88b

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date

May 26, 2022

Earnings per share (EPS)28.58
Gross Margin48.47%
Net Profit Margin7.93%
Debt/Equity Ratio37.1%

How did BIDU perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Valuation

Is Baidu undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score

3/6

Valuation Score 3/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: BIDU (CHF165.05) is trading below our estimate of fair value (CHF491.9)

Significantly Below Fair Value: BIDU is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: BIDU is poor value based on its PE Ratio (29x) compared to the European Interactive Media and Services industry average (28.2x).

PE vs Market: BIDU is poor value based on its PE Ratio (29x) compared to the Swiss market (17.9x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: BIDU is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.7x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: BIDU is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.4x) compared to the XE Interactive Media and Services industry average (2.2x).


Future Growth

How is Baidu forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 38 analysts?

Future Growth Score

3/6

Future Growth Score 3/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


16.8%

Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: BIDU's forecast earnings growth (16.8% per year) is above the savings rate (-0.3%).

Earnings vs Market: BIDU's earnings (16.8% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Swiss market (6% per year).

High Growth Earnings: BIDU's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: BIDU's revenue (9.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Swiss market (4.3% per year).

High Growth Revenue: BIDU's revenue (9.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: BIDU's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (8.1%).


Past Performance

How has Baidu performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

2/6

Past Performance Score 2/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


7.3%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: BIDU has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: BIDU's current net profit margins (7.9%) are lower than last year (20.9%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: BIDU's earnings have grown by 7.3% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: BIDU's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: BIDU had negative earnings growth (-55.9%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Interactive Media and Services industry average (46.3%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: BIDU's Return on Equity (3.4%) is considered low.


Financial Health

How is Baidu's financial position?

Financial Health Score

6/6

Financial Health Score 6/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: BIDU's short term assets (CN¥213.3B) exceed its short term liabilities (CN¥74.5B).

Long Term Liabilities: BIDU's short term assets (CN¥213.3B) exceed its long term liabilities (CN¥81.6B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: BIDU has more cash than its total debt.

Reducing Debt: BIDU's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 45.4% to 37.1% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: BIDU's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (24.2%).

Interest Coverage: BIDU earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Baidu current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

0/6

Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate BIDU's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate BIDU's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BIDU's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BIDU's dividend payments have been increasing.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as BIDU has not reported any payouts.


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

3.1yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Robin Li (52 yo)

22.33yrs

Tenure

Mr. Yanhong Li, also known as Robin, Co-Founded Baidu, Inc. in January 2000 and has been its Chief Executive Officer since February 2004 and oversees its overall strategy and business operations. Mr. Li wa...


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: BIDU's management team is considered experienced (3.1 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: BIDU's board of directors are considered experienced (6.6 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Baidu, Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Baidu, Inc.
  • Ticker: BIDU
  • Exchange: SWX
  • Founded: 2000
  • Industry: Interactive Media and Services
  • Sector: Media
  • Implied Market Cap: US$43.010b
  • Listing Market Cap: US$41.538b
  • Shares outstanding: 345.54m
  • Website: https://www.baidu.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Baidu, Inc.
  • Baidu Campus
  • No. 10 Shangdi 10th Street
  • Beijing
  • 100085
  • China

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/23 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/20 00:00
Earnings2021/12/31
Annual Earnings2021/12/31


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.