Baidu Inc


  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Alibaba symbol of China's new tech giants Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 4:17 AM ET

    BEIJING— Alibaba Group's U.S. stock offering is a wakeup call about an emerging wave of technology giants in China's state-dominated economy. By contrast, private sector tech champions such as Lenovo Group in personal computers and search engine Baidu Inc. survived bruising competition to rise to the top of their industries.

  • Don’t buy Alibaba stock: ‘Dean of Valuation’ Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 6:41 PM ET
    Representatives from Alibaba Group arrive for the company's roadshow meeting in New York September 8, 2014.

    Investors should steer clear of Alibaba, valuation expert and New York University finance professor Aswath Damodaran says.

  • Your first trade for Thursday Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 1:24 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.

  • No Facebook IPO for Alibaba, but is it safe? Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 1:26 PM ET
    Pedestrians walk past the share price for Facebook Inc. displayed at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York, U.S., on Monday, May 21, 2012. Facebook Inc., the social networking site that raised $16 billion in an initial public offering, fell below its $38 offer price in its second trading day.

    Alibaba is unlikely to repeat Facebook's missteps, but its valuation doesn't look cheap.

  • China's race to turn trash to cash Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 6:31 PM ET
    Chinese Greenpeace activists set up an E-waste sculpture.

    China's junk buyers have transformed the electronic garbage of wealthy countries into small fortunes for years, often tainting rivers with toxic.

  • Cramer: Tech investors facing Alibaba headache Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 6:11 PM ET
    Jim Cramer speaks ahead of the Alibaba IPO on Mad Money.

    As the Alibaba IPO nears, Cramer expects a slew of stocks to selloff. He's naming names.

  • Chinese stocks fall in US on poor economic data Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 5:56 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Chinese stocks listed in the U.S. fell during Monday trading in reaction to the weekend's poor economic data from China.

  • Sept 12- Stock index provider MSCI Inc is considering changing its rules to allow shares of Alibaba Group Holding and other companies that list their shares in faraway markets to be included in its widely used indexes. Under MSCI's rules, a company cannot be included in its biggest indexes if it is based in one region and its shares are listed in a different region.

  • With Alibaba IPO, it's China vs US to win the Web Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 9:00 AM ET
    Tencent Holdings Ltd. WeChat has taken China by storm in just three years, allowing its more than 300 million users to send text, photos, videos and voice messages over smartphones, find each other by shaking their devices.

    In Alibaba's exhaustive IPO prospectus (319 pages plus the index), only two competitors are mentioned by name: Tencent and Baidu.

  • FACTBOX-Alibaba's VIE structure Tuesday, 9 Sep 2014 | 2:53 AM ET

    Sept 9- When Alibaba Group Holding Ltd sells more than $20 billion in shares on the New York Stock Exchange next week, investors won't be buying equity in China's biggest e-commerce company.

  • SAN FRANCISCO/ NEW YORK, Aug 26- Investors are looking over portfolios to make room for Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holdings Inc's market debut next month- and that means some less attractive stocks that funds are holding might be shown the door.

  • SAN FRANCISCO/ NEW YORK, Aug 26- Investors are looking over portfolios to make room for Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holdings Inc's market debut next month- and that means some less attractive stocks that funds are holding might be shown the door.

  • These stocks a 'buy' after new S&P high: Pros Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 10:11 AM ET

    Goldman Sachs and Asian tech name, Baidu were in the "buy" category, while Netflix and utilities exchange-traded fund XLU were among the stocks to "sell."