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Individual Investor Portfolio Update: Rebalanced And Geared Up For The Long-Term
Sufficient cash is available in the event a market correction occurs in the near-term, or other opportunities present themselves.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
IPO Preview: Leju Holdings Limited
Based in Guangqu Home, Dongcheng District, Beijing, Leju Holdings Limited scheduled a $195 million IPO on the NYSE with a market capitalization of $1.55 billion at a price range midpoint of $11 for Thursday, April 17, 2014.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Search engine Baidu launches mobile payment platform
Baidu Inc., which operates China's most popular search engine, formally launched its mobile payment platform "Baidu Wallet" on Tuesday.
Piper Jaffray Raises Ctrip TP: Multiple Expansion; Bad Timing
Chinese were traveling more than expected in January and February, according to Piper Jaffray analysts Michael J. Olson and Andrew D. Connor , who raised their price target for online travel agency ctrip.com from $39 to $53.
Nasdaq 100 Movers: BIDU, TRIP
In early trading on Tuesday, shares of Tripadvisor topped the list of the day's best performing components of the Nasdaq 100 index, trading up 5.0%.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
First Amendment Protects Search Engine Results
In an ironic twist, China's largest search engine, Baidu, has successfully argued that it was entitled to First Amendment protection in regard to its search engine results in the United States, which excluded statements by the plaintiffs, a group of New York residents who "advocated" for "the Democracy movement in China."
Baidu Rebounds as U.S. Data Boost ADRs: China Overnight
Internet stocks led gains in Chinese equities trading in New York , rebounding after last week's technology-sector selloff in U.S. markets.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Analyzing The Ctrip-Qunar M&A Scenarios
According to Bloomberg , Baidu's listed online travel unit, Qunar , is in discussion with Ctrip , China's largest OTA, on a potential merger, or a partnership.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Baidu Beats Out Google In Financial Efficiency Ratios And I'm Buying More Of It
Baidu, Inc. is a Chinese internet search provider, just like Google . On February 26, 2014, the company reported fourth quarter earnings of $1.39 per share, which beat the consensus analysts' estimates by $0.02.
Science students embroiled in plant safety debate
Ivan Zhai is the Social Media Editor at the South China Morning Post. Prior to his current position, Ivan spent 10 years working for the Guangzhou-based 21st Century World Herald and in the Post's Guangzhou bureau, covering Chinese politics, macroeconomics and online communities.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Tencent Eyes Big M&A With Mega Bond Program
In writing my final post of the week, I've just come to the realization that all 3 of my daily posts this Friday mention leading Internet firm Tencent , which has just announced a massive bond issuing program almost certainly aimed at future M&A.
UPDATE 1-China's Alibaba to buy AutoNavi
Chinese digital mapping and navigation firm AutoNavi Holdings Ltd agreed to be acquired by e-commerce firm Alibaba Group Holding Ltd We welcome comments that advance the story through relevant opinion, anecdotes, links and data.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
China Stocks Routed In Overnight Trade In U.S. As Nasdaq Drops 3%
Shares in some of China's top Internet businesses plunged in overnight trading in the U.S. amid broader worries that equity valuations have become too stretched relative to growth prospects.
Of Course The First Amendment Protects Baidu's Search Engine,...
Baidu.com is the leading search engine in China. The plaintiffs in this case have published materials online about the democracy movement in China.
Baidu Wallet: Mobile Payment Essential For O2O, Says JP Morgan
Baidu launched its own mobile payment solution Baidu Wallet recently, following Tencent 's launch of WeChat Payment seven months ago.
Is Baidu Still A Buy?
Baidu is focused on expanding its product portfolio with cutting-edge apps such as translate and acquisitions such as Nuomi.
TEDA: an Ecosystem for Wearable Technology to Flourish In
China is hungry for wearable technology - that at least is what recent surveys suggest.
Baidu Chairman Robin Li's Wife Hasn't Sold Shares; It Just Looks That Way
Baidu's annual report for 2013 didn't make much news when it was announced at the end of March, but it appeared to hold one little-noted piece of information for investors that track insider sales.
Qihoo, Sogou Gains On Baidu Ring Hollow
Fast rising search operators Qihoo 360 and Sogou may be challenging sector heavyweight Baidu in terms of market share, but they're having far more difficulty finding an audience among advertisers that are the sector's main revenue source.