Joel Isaacson & Company Llc increased Baidu Inc (BIDU) stake by 74.96% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Joel Isaacson & Company Llc acquired 1,500 shares as Baidu Inc (BIDU)’s stock declined 3.38%. The Joel Isaacson & Company Llc holds 3,501 shares with $820,000 value, up from 2,001 last quarter. Baidu Inc now has $83.31B valuation. The stock decreased 5.58% or $14.12 during the last trading session, reaching $238.89. About 8.51 million shares traded or 183.09% up from the average. Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIDU) has risen 36.72% since May 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 25.17% the S&P500.
Nii Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:NIHD) had an increase of 9.94% in short interest. NIHD’s SI was 4.55 million shares in May as released by FINRA. Its up 9.94% from 4.14 million shares previously. With 1.80M avg volume, 3 days are for Nii Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:NIHD)’s short sellers to cover NIHD’s short positions. The SI to Nii Holdings Inc’s float is 6.53%. The stock increased 9.86% or $0.21 during the last trading session, reaching $2.34. About 1.13 million shares traded. NII Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:NIHD) has risen 83.48% since May 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 71.93% the S&P500.
Joel Isaacson & Company Llc decreased Lauder Estee Cos Inc (NYSE:EL) stake by 2,495 shares to 76,001 valued at $9.67M in 2017Q4. It also reduced Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO) stake by 4,630 shares and now owns 13,185 shares. Iac Interactivecorp (NASDAQ:IACI) was reduced too.
Among 27 analysts covering Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU), 13 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 48% are positive. Baidu had 70 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Monday, January 9 the stock rating was upgraded by JP Morgan to “Neutral”. The company was maintained on Monday, October 30 by JP Morgan. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Monday, October 31 by Macquarie Research. On Monday, February 22 the stock rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with “Outperform”. On Monday, June 19 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Buy”. The rating was upgraded by Brean Capital on Friday, April 29 to “Buy”. On Tuesday, January 17 the stock rating was downgraded by Morgan Stanley to “Equal-Weight”. Jefferies downgraded the shares of BIDU in report on Tuesday, January 23 to “Hold” rating. As per Monday, January 29, the company rating was downgraded by Nomura. The company was maintained on Friday, July 28 by Oppenheimer.