Baidu downgraded at Morgan Stanley As previously reported, Morgan Stanley downgraded Baidu to Equal Weight from Overweight. The firm downgraded shares due to lower than expected margins due to increased investments. Price target cut to $179.50 from $185.40. Note that Stifel upgraded shares to Buy today.
HK opens door to Alibaba and others to to return 'home', Financial Times says Hong Kong's stock exchange has opened the door to Alibaba (BABA) listing on its home market, reports the Financial Times. The xchange said it would re-examine its current bar on China-based companies having a secondary listing of their shares in the city. The move could permit groups like Alibaba, Baidu (BIDU), and JD.com (JD) to return "home" via secondary listings." Reference Link