- Merrill Lynch initiates Baidu.com (NASDAQ:BIDU) with Buy and $430 tgt. Also, Mirae Asset Management Global Investments reports a passive stake of 5.2% in the co.
- UBS is raising Q4 growth estimates on Mastercard (NYSE:MA), staying bullish into Q4 rpt on 1/31, tgt unchanged at $220.
- Almost all firms defending Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) this morning. Will follow up with a longer comments shortly.