News Headline Summary

Washington Post reports "China takes extraordinary step of blocking Google" - positive for Baidu (BIDU)

- Google and many of its most popular subdomains, including Google e-mail, have been blocked by a “DNS poison” in China, according to Chinese Web monitoring site GreatFire.org, an extraordinary step in Web censorship even for the Chinese government.

Reaction details:

- In reaction to this new article Baidu shares move 0.7% higher to print a fresh high of USD 105.20; trades USD 104.87 last.

Print 16:43, 09 Nov 2012 - US Equities - Source: Washington Post