Baidu Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2000

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 45,500


  • Stock Symbol
  • 09888

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 163

  • Share Price
  • $11.58
  • (As of Wednesday Closing)

Baidu General Information


Baidu is the largest internet search engine in China with 84% share of the search engine market in September 2021 per web analytics firm, Statcounter. The firm generated 72% of core revenue from online marketing services from its search engine in 2022. Outside its search engine, Baidu is a technology-driven company and its other major growth initiatives are artificial intelligence cloud, video streaming services, voice recognition technology, and autonomous driving.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Baidu.Com, Inc.
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Internet Software
Other Industries
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Stock Exchange
Corporate Office
  • Number. 10, Shangdi 10th Street
  • Haidian District
  • Beijing, 100085
  • China
+86 010 0000 0000

Baidu Timeline

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Baidu Stock Performance

(As of Wednesday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$11.58 $11.32 $11.24 - $19.98 $32.5B 2.81B 8.96M $0.96

Baidu Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 31-Mar-2024 FY 2023 31-Dec-2023 FY 2022 31-Dec-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021
EV 24,066,584 29,848,489 30,594,921 40,362,198
Revenue 18,875,078 19,024,775 18,364,283 19,280,077
EBITDA 2,710,005 5,921,514 3,988,988 4,832,990
Net Income 2,788,321 2,871,427 1,122,423 1,583,688
Total Assets 58,274,244 57,382,135 56,668,503 59,621,594
Total Debt 12,562,287 11,933,950 13,241,053 14,356,066
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Baidu Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Baidu Comparisons

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Baidu Competitors (18)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Alphabet Formerly PE-Backed Mountain View, CA 000000 000.00 000000000 00 000.00
Yandex Formerly PE-Backed Moscow, Russia 00000 00.000 000000&0 00.000
HubSpot Formerly VC-backed Cambridge, MA 0000 00000 000000&0
Quotient Technology Private Equity-Backed Salt Lake City, UT 000 00000 000000000000 00000
Leadspace Venture Capital-Backed Palo Alto, CA 000 00000 00000000000 00000
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Baidu Patents

Baidu Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20240094018-A1 Method and device for acquiring point of interest representation information, and method for training spatial relationship perception model for points of interest Pending 30-Jun-2023 00000000000
JP-2024019231-A Methods, apparatus, equipment and storage media for calibrating the excitation frequency of qubits Inactive 28-Jun-2023 000000000
US-20240071222-A1 Method and apparatus for controlling traffic light, method and apparatus for navigating unmanned vehicle, and method and apparatus for training model Pending 06-May-2023 000000000000
US-20240104403-A1 Method for training click rate prediction model Pending 04-May-2023 000000000
AU-2023237108-A1 Method and apparatus for adjusting qubit frequency, electronic device and readable storage medium Pending 31-Mar-2023 G06N10/70
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Baidu Executive Team (57)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Robin Li Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Chairman
Hong Li Mergers & Acquisitions Legal Counsel
Yingjie Dong Manager
Xiao Fan Sales Associate
Xiaoyang Li Ph.D Chief Executive Officer
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Baidu Board Members (12)

Name Representing Role Since
Brent Callinicos Baidu Board Member 000 0000
James Ding Self Board Member 000 0000
Jian Ding Self Board Member 000 0000
Ji-Xun Foo Baidu Board Member 000 0000
Qi Lu Ph.D Self Vice Chairman 000 0000
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Baidu Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

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Majestic Referring Domains


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Baidu Investments & Acquisitions (163)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Baiying Technology (Hangzhou) 02-Feb-2024 00000 0000 000.00 Business/Productivity Software
DeepVerse 01-Feb-2024 00000 0000 Consulting Services (B2B)
QuickCEP 08-Dec-2023 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software
Infinigence 27-Sep-2023 00000 0000 Application Specific Semiconductors
RightPaddle 29-Aug-2023 Merger/Acquisition Social Content
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Baidu Subsidiaries (13)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Yingfei Network Database Software Beijing, China 2022
Jidu Automobile Automotive Shanghai, China 0000
The Linux Foundation (China) Software Development Applications Hong Kong, Hong Kong 0000
Xiaodu Technology Specialty Retail Beijing, China 0000
Baidu Ventures Corporate Venture Capital Beijing, China 0000
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Baidu ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated June, 05, 2024

18.2 | Low Risk

Risk Scale

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Peers Analysis

Peer performance insights compare the company’s ESG performance to the performance of selected peers to help inform future ESG decisions and drive internal performance improvements.


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Baidu Exits (48)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Oculii 21-Sep-2021 00000 00000 00 Completed
  • 13 buyers
Yaoshibang 15-Jun-2021 00000 00000 00 00000 Completed
  • 5 buyers
Velodyne Lidar 02-Jul-2020 0000 00000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
Avail Medsystems 14-Jan-2020 00000 00000 00 000.00 Completed
  • 4 buyers
Zhihu 12-Aug-2019 Later Stage VC 00000 Completed
  • 5 buyers
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Baidu FAQs

  • When was Baidu founded?

    Baidu was founded in 2000.

  • Who is the founder of Baidu?

    Robin Li, Ming Lei, and Yanhong Melissa Li are the founders of Baidu.

  • Who is the CEO of Baidu?

    Robin Li and Xiaoyang Li Ph.D are the CEOs of Baidu.

  • Where is Baidu headquartered?

    Baidu is headquartered in Beijing, China.

  • What is the size of Baidu?

    Baidu has 45,500 total employees.

  • What industry is Baidu in?

    Baidu’s primary industry is Internet Software.

  • Is Baidu a private or public company?

    Baidu is a Public company.

  • What is Baidu’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for Baidu is 09888.

  • What is the current stock price of Baidu?

    As of 19-Jun-2024 the stock price of Baidu is $11.58.

  • What is the current market cap of Baidu?

    The current market capitalization of Baidu is $32.5B.

  • What is Baidu’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for Baidu is $18.9B.

  • Who are Baidu’s competitors?

    Alphabet, Yandex, HubSpot, Quotient Technology, and Leadspace are some of the 18 competitors of Baidu.

  • What is Baidu’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    Baidu’s EPS for 12 months was $0.96.

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