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Baidu Inc (BIDU) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Baidu Inc (BIDU) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Revie

- provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:

  • Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
  • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
  • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.
Highlights

Baidu Inc (Baidu) is a Chinese-language internet search provider that offers a Chinese-language search engine, which is a bundle of web search, image search, video search, news, web dictionary, top searches and search index and open platform. The company also offers social networking, photo storing and sharing, UGC-based knowledge, entertainment, security and music products; PC-client software; location-based, mobile-related and other products and services; and products and services for webmasters and developers, among others. Its products and services enable users to find information and businesses to reach potential customers. The company sells its products through its direct sales team and third party distributors. Baidu is headquartered in Beijing, China.

Baidu Inc Key Recent Developments

Jul 31,2018: Baidu announces second quarter 2018 results
May 19,2018: Qi Lu to Transition into New Role at Baidu, Baidu Promotes Haifeng Wang to Senior Vice President
Apr 26,2018: Baidu Is Rising On Q1 Results
Apr 26,2018: Baidu reports Q1 2018 financial results
Feb 14,2018: Baidu reports Q4 and fiscal year 2017 financial results

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The profile analyzes the company’s business structure, operations, major products and services, prospects, locations and subsidiaries, key executives and their biographies and key competitors.

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Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company


Section 1 - About the Company
Baidu Inc - Key Facts
Baidu Inc - Key Employees
Baidu Inc - Key Employee Biographies
Baidu Inc - Major Products and Services
Baidu Inc - History
Baidu Inc - Company Statement
Baidu Inc - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Company Overview
Baidu Inc - Business Description
Business Segment: Baidu Core
Overview
Performance
Business Segment: iQiyi
Overview
Performance
Key Stats
Baidu Inc - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Baidu Inc - Strengths
Baidu Inc - Weaknesses
Baidu Inc - Opportunities
Baidu Inc - Threats
Baidu Inc - Key Competitors
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
Performance Chart
Financial Performance
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments
Jul 31, 2018: Baidu announces second quarter 2018 results
May 19, 2018: Qi Lu to Transition into New Role at Baidu, Baidu Promotes Haifeng Wang to Senior Vice President
Oct 27, 2017: Baidu announces third quarter 2017 results
Sep 18, 2017: Baidu appoints Herman Yu as chief financial officer
Jul 27, 2017: Baidu reports higher Q2 net income, provides Q3 guidance
Jul 27, 2017: Baidu announces second quarter 2017 results
Apr 27, 2017: Baidu announces first quarter 2017 results
Feb 23, 2017: Baidu Q4 net income decreases
Feb 23, 2017: Baidu reports lower Q4 net income, provides Q1 guidance
Feb 23, 2017: Baidu Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016 Results
Section 5 – Appendix
Methodology
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
Disclaimer
List of Tables
Baidu Inc, Key Facts
Baidu Inc, Key Employees
Baidu Inc, Key Employee Biographies
Baidu Inc, Major Products and Services
Baidu Inc, History
Baidu Inc, Subsidiaries
Baidu Inc, Key Competitors
Baidu Inc, Ratios based on current share price
Baidu Inc, Annual Ratios
Baidu Inc, Annual Ratios (Cont...1)
Baidu Inc, Annual Ratios (Cont...2)
Baidu Inc, Interim Ratios
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
Baidu Inc, Performance Chart (2013 - 2017)
Baidu Inc, Ratio Charts

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