Baidu Stock Analysis (NASDAQ:BIDU)
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View Baidu stock analysis video. This is our BIDU analyst opinion covering the buy and sell arguments for BIDU stock.
Baidu Inc (ADR) Stock Rating (2.9/5)
Our Baidu stock opinion is based on fundamentals of the company. This Baidu stock analysis is based on latest Q4 earnings for 2016. The stock price analysis takes into account a company's valuation metrics.
Should you buy BIDU stock?
- Long term revenue growth has been strong with a 5 year compounded annual growth of 36.3%.
- The TTM operating margin was good at 14.4% for Baidu.
- Net margins came in at average 16.4% for Baidu over the last twelve months.
- Baidu's return on invested capital of 15.2% is good.
- Baidu has a good Return On Equity (ROE) of 13.3%.
Should you sell BIDU stock?
- Baidu is debt laden and has a high debt/equity ratio of 0.48.
- The company is trading at a price to sales multiple of 5.5, which is overvalued in comparison to the Internet Services industry average multiple of 2.6.