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 (3.3/5)
Our Baidu stock opinion is based on fundamentals of the company. This Baidu stock analysis is based on latest Q1 earnings for 2017. The stock price analysis takes into account a company's valuation metrics.
Should you buy BIDU stock?
- Baidu's average operating margin of 13.3% was exceptional.
- LTM Net margins were good at 15.9% for Baidu.
- Baidu's return on invested capital of 13.9% is good.
- The LTM ROE of 12.6% for Baidu is attractive.
Should you sell BIDU stock?
- Baidu has a debt/equity ratio of 0.53, which is worse than the average in the Computer and Technology sector.
- The BIDU stock currently trades at a PE of 41.7, which is expensive, compared to the industry average of 26.6.
- BIDU stock is trading at a PS multiple of 6.3, which is a negative when compared to the Internet Services industry average multiple of 2.8.