February 28, 2014 (Chinavestor) Chinese technology stocks piggybacked US market momentum on Thursday. Baidu Inc. (NASDAQ:BIDU) led the advance with a $6.02 or 3.48% surge. Sohu.com Inc. (NASDAQ:SOHU), Ctrip.com Int. (NASDAQ:CTRP), SouFun Holdings (NYSE:SFUN) and Youku Tudou (NYSE:YOKU) followed the leader higher for the day. Besides technology, Chinese energy stocks rallied the most. Sinopec (NYSE:SNP), China's largest oil refiner, advanced $5.03, twice as much as offshore oil driller CNOOC Ltd. (NYSE:CEO) and Petrochina (NYSE:CEO), China's largest oil producer. Sina Corp. (NASDAQ:SINA), a prominent Chinese internet play, was an exception to the rule. Sina (NASDAQ:SINA) fell $2.41 or 3.42%, four times as much as the rest. Home Inns & Hotels Management (NASDAQ:HMIN) and WuXi Pharma (NYSE:WX) succumbed to profit taking on Thursday.