Baidu Inc


  • Visa and Baidu are big market movers Thursday, 30 Oct 2014 | 4:26 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. Visa Inc., up $21.99 to $236.65. BorgWarner Inc., down $2.49 to $54.37.

  • BEIJING Oct 29- China's dominant search engine Baidu Inc said it would continue to invest significantly to adapt its business to the mobile era, a transition that has tripped up other Internet peers born in the desktop PC era like Google Inc.. Sometimes known as the " Google of China," Baidu reported lower-than-expected 52 percent increase in third quarter...

  • Baidu profit up 27 percent as mobile grows Thursday, 30 Oct 2014 | 12:30 AM ET

    BEIJING— Chinese search engine Baidu Inc. said Thursday its quarterly profit rose 27 percent as user traffic for its mobile operation surpassed passed its desktop computer-based search business. Baidu and other Internet companies that flourished in the era of desktop computing are racing to roll out mobile services as Chinese users rapidly shift to going...

  • Oct 29- Baidu Inc posted a less-than-expected 52 percent surge in third-quarter revenue, even as mobile traffic for China's dominant Internet search engine continued to grow. On Wednesday, the company referred to as " China's Google" forecast a 45.4 to 49.6 percent rise in revenue this quarter, generally in line with Wall Street projections but a marginal...

  • Alibaba's Jack Ma tops Forbes China Rich List Tuesday, 28 Oct 2014 | 1:19 AM ET
    Jack Ma, founder of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.

    Jack Ma, the founder and executive chairman of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, topped Forbes' China Rich List for the first time.

  • Robin Li Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 6:32 AM ET

    Co-founder, chairman and CEO, Baidu

  • To reach China, LinkedIn plays by local rules Sunday, 5 Oct 2014 | 11:31 PM ET

    Social network site, LinkedIn, has found a way to do business in China. The New York Times reports.

  • What rich Chinese are investing in next Friday, 3 Oct 2014 | 9:22 AM ET

    As U.S. box-office receipts decline, some Chinese investors and U.S. media execs are pairing up to make big bets on China's film industry.

  • Alibaba's main Chinese competitor in mobile Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 2:33 PM ET
    WeChat app on an iPhone

    Despite its new prominence in the U.S., Alibaba's efforts in China to expand into mobile—the fastest growing part of e-commerce—faces challenges.

  • Protesters' phones targeted by Chinese malware Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 9:31 PM ET
    Pro-democracy demonstrators hold signs ahead of a ceremony marking China's 65th National Day following over night protests in the Wanchai district of Hong Kong.

    It appears Hong Kong protesters' cellphones are being targeted by a sophisticated kind of malware possibly originating in China. NBC News reports.

  • Hong Kong activists stare down China's 'Great Firewall' Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 12:57 AM ET
    A protester sits as he blocks the main street to the financial Central district outside the government headquarters in Hong Kong September 29, 2014.

    Social media among Hong Kong protesters pose a "nightmare scenario" for Chinese censors, experts say. NBC News reports.

  • Monday's midday movers: Alibaba, Apple & more Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 12:26 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York.

    Take a look at some of Monday's midday movers:

  • FRANKFURT, Sept 29- German luxury carmaker BMW is teaming up with Chinese internet giant Baidu to start highly automated driving trials in Beijing and Shanghai. The project will now be expanded to include other large cities in China, BMW said on Monday.

  • BEIJING, Sept 23- Jack Ma, executive chairman of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, has become China's richest man with a fortune estimated at $25 billion, underscoring the ascension of tech tycoons over real estate peers in the world's second biggest economy.

  • Alibaba shares decline in second day of trading Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 11:27 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on the day of Alibaba's initial public offering.

    Alibaba Group has reportedly sold additional shares of the company, making the listing of the Chinese e-commerce firm the biggest in history.

  • How China's web clampdown hurts Google Sunday, 21 Sep 2014 | 9:04 PM ET
    A pedestrian walks past the Google Inc. logo displayed outside the building housing the company's China headquarters in Beijing, China.

    Google's problems in China just got worse. The New York Times reports.

  • From $68 the sky’s the limit for Alibaba Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 10:21 PM ET

    Alibaba priced its shares at $68 a piece, and investors are likely to push the price higher when it opens for trading on Friday, analysts say.

  • Cramer takes on Alibaba's list of cons Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 6:11 PM ET

    There are plenty of reasons not to buy Alibaba. But do any of them tread water with Cramer?

  • Sept 18- Alibaba Group Holding priced its initial public offering at $68 a share, the top end of the expected range, raising $21.8 billion on Thursday. "I'd put them in a class of Facebook and Google with the scale they have, growth prospects and profitability," said Scot Wingo, CEO of e-commerce software provider ChannelAdvisor.

  • Alibaba's first day at school: What to expect Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 1:49 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    There are several reasons I am optimistic that Alibaba—at whatever price—will open to the upside and stay there.