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May 8- Travel website owner Priceline Group Inc reported higher-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday as it booked more hotel stays, car rentals and airline tickets. Priceline is "executing well," said Dan Kurnos, an analyst with Benchmark Co. Its shares rose 1.3 percent.
May 8- Travel website owner Priceline Group Inc forecast second-quarter results below market estimates, saying a decline in its "name-your-own-price" business is hurting revenue growth. Shares of the company, which owns travel websites Priceline.com, Booking.com and Kayak.com, fell about 4 percent before the bell.
*AstraZeneca rejects Pfizer's raised bid of $106 bln. NEW YORK, May 2- U.S. stocks eased on Friday as an upbeat jobs report was offset by concerns about more violence in Ukraine.
*AstraZeneca rejects Pfizer's raised bid of $106 bln. Yet on the results front, LinkedIn Corp shares dropped 6.9 percent to $150.06, a day after the social networking company forecast 2014 revenue below Wall Street's expectations, the latest company to disappoint on sales this reporting period.
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May 1- Online travel agency Expedia Inc on Thursday posted a narrower quarterly loss, but its adjusted quarterly profit topped expectations as it sold more hotel stays and airline tickets.
CNBC's Dominic Chu reports Expedia beats slightly on both revenue and earnings per share.
Expedia shares rallied Thursday after the travel website posted earnings and revenue that exceeded Wall Street expectations.
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*Adjusted profit of $8.85 compares with analyst estimate of $8.29. Feb 20- Priceline.com, the online travel agency known for its name-your-own-price auctions, posted a higher-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday, boosting shares in extended trading.