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August 17, 2010 09:26 ET

Opinions on AOL and Baidu -- Chinese Internet Providers Leading the Way

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA--(Marketwire - August 17, 2010) - offers investors comprehensive research on the internet information providers industry and has completed analytical research on AOL Inc. (NYSE: AOL) and Baidu Inc. (NASDAQ: BIDU). Register with us today at to have free access to these researches. 

Recently released quarterly earnings have been mixed for the internet information providers industry as companies struggle to find their way through the economic crisis. During the first week of August, AOL Inc. displayed a massive loss of $1.1 billion which included restructuring charges. In contrast, China's leading internet-search provider saw its net profit shoot to $123.5 million in this quarter. Investors looking for free research on AOL Inc. and Baidu Inc. are welcome to sign up at or is an online platform where investors doing their due-diligence on the internet information providers industry can have easy and free access to our analyst research and opinions on AOL Inc. and Baidu Inc.; all investors need to do is register for a complimentary membership at

As fears of a double-dip in the recession persist, some are pointing to Chinese internet shares as a safe haven from the turmoil. China currently has the biggest number of internet users at 384 million in 2009 but comparatively low penetration of 23% in 2008 compared to over 70% penetration in the US. The potential increased value, as internet usage spreads more widely through the populations, is high. In contrast to the US where cooperate advertising has spurred industry growth, entertainment and games are seen as key in China where the user base is younger. The industry is also looking to innovations in streamlining websites and improving site performance for online shopping.

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In the US the rate of adoption of broadband internet in homes has slowed dramatically, rising only 3 percent since this time last year to 66 percent. Also of interest to the industry is the current debate over network neutrality regulations. The industry is involved in discussions with providers to determine the providers' rights to limit or charge for bandwidth-heavy services. Visit to see how companies in this industry have grown over the past years and how they are expected to perform in the future.

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