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China's slowdown has taken a toll on various businesses, but Nasdaq-listed Ctrip.com believes the travel industry will emerge unscathed.
Priceline Group CEO Darren Huston is spending big on acquisitions in a bid to book the Internet giant on a new strategic itinerary.
This year is on track to surpass the record set in 2014 for M&A. "Merger Monday" is back. Here's how to trade it.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Australia has never been known as a tech hub. But Aussie software companies are making waves in the U.S. and raising piles of cash.
BRUSSELS, Feb 24- Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt will meet Europe's antitrust chief next week, two sources with knowledge of the matter said on Tuesday, a move likely to help regulators decide the next step in a four year-old investigation into the Internet company. European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager has met more than a dozen Google...
Feb 19- Priceline Group Inc reported quarterly profit that beat Wall Street expectations on Thursday but forecast first-quarter revenue below estimates due largely to foreign exchange volatility. Priceline, the world's largest online travel services company by bookings, said fourth-quarter profit rose nearly 20 percent from the year-earlier period to...
Feb 19- Priceline Group Inc reported quarterly profit that beat Wall Street expectations on Thursday but forecast first-quarter revenue below estimates due largely to foreign exchange volatility. Priceline, the travel booking website, said fourth-quarter profit rose nearly 20 percent from the year-earlier period to about $452 million.
In honor of fashion week Jim Cramer reviews the trending stocks of the moment, including this popular security group.
Expedia's blockbuster purchase of Orbitz represents a dramatic move in the larger, ongoing battle for travelers' dollars. NBC News reports.
Feb 13- The U.S. airline industry expressed concerns on Friday about the tentative merger of Expedia Inc and Orbitz Worldwide Inc, saying it could hurt the travel business, but hinted it would not lobby actively against the deal. Expedia's agreement on Thursday to buy Orbitz for $1.33 billion marked the latest in a spree of acquisitions it and the larger...
Priceline investors aren't worried about the Expedia-Orbitz tie-up. The shares rallied in the two trading days after the announcement.
Something unusual is happening this year when one company announces it is buying another. Shares of the acquirer are going up.
This stock has doubled over the past year, but "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer says it has a lot more room to run.
Sometimes the champions are right in front of your eyes! Jim Cramer reviews the victorious stocks of Thursday.
*Ceasefire deal reached between Ukraine, Russia. *TripAdvisor soars on results; Expedia to buy Orbitz. NEW YORK, Feb 12- U.S. stocks ended sharply higher on Thursday, with a rally in technology stocks leading the Nasdaq to a 15- year high, while a ceasefire agreement between Russia and Ukraine also eased tensions.
Stocks closed sharply higher as investors cheered a deal between Russia and Ukraine, amid firming oil prices and strong earnings reports.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs provides insight to the $1.3 billion deal between Expedia and Orbitz.
*Ceasefire deal reached between Ukraine, Russia. *TripAdvisor soars on results; Expedia to buy Orbitz. Sentiment was also boosted by a ceasefire agreement between Russia and Ukraine, which soothed concerns that tensions in the region would prove a further drag on Europe's economy.
Ortbitz has found a buyer. Expedia CEO Dara Khosrowshahi, discusses his company's deal to buy the Orbitz brand, and competition with Google.