NEW YORK-- A look at the 10 biggest percentage decliners on New York Stock Exchange at 1 p.m.:. Zale Corp. fell 7.5 percent to $5.16. Transcontinental Realty Investors Inc. fell 7.4 percent to $6.77.
NEW YORK-- A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. AmREIT Inc.: Approximately 187,500 shares changed hands, a 632.0 percent increase over its 65- day average volume. The shares rose$. 11 or. 6 percent to $18.41.
Among the earnings stories for Thursday, May 9, from AP Business News:. _ Orbitz Worldwide Inc. posted first-quarter net income of $146.2 million as a hefty tax benefit and higher revenue from hotel and vacation package bookings helped it rebound from a loss in the year-ago period.
NEW YORK-- A look at the 10 biggest percentage gainers on New York Stock Exchange at 1 p.m.:. Orbitz Worldwide rose 22.0 percent to $7.87. Barnes& Noble Inc. rose 18.2 percent to $21.00.
May 9- Orbitz Worldwide Inc., the online travel agency, reported a quarterly profit on Thursday and forecast revenue for the current quarter above Wall Street's estimates, sending its shares up 23 percent above their high for the year.
May 9- Orbitz Worldwide Inc, an online travel agency, reported a quarterly profit on Thursday, aided by a tax benefit. Net income came to $146.2 million, or $1.34 a share, in the first quarter, compared with a loss of $6.5 million, or 6 cents a share, a year earlier.
May 9- Orbitz Worldwide Inc, an online travel agency, reported a quarterly profit on Thursday, aided by a tax benefit. Net income came to $146.2 million, or $1.34 a share, in the first quarter, compared with a loss of $6.5 million, or 6 cents a share, a year earlier. Revenue rose 7 percent to $202.9 million.
NEW YORK, May 2- Nearly three-quarters of Americans are planning to take a summer break and many will be heading to the beach, which is the most popular vacation getaway, according to a report released on Thursday by online travel company Orbitz.
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Airfares will still be advertised inclusive of mandatory taxes and fees, after the Supreme Court refused a challenge by three airlines. But optional add-on services often leave fliers unable to compare the total price of a ticket.
April 1- American Airlines and online travel agency Orbitz Worldwide Inc, which have been locked in a years-long dispute over travel distribution costs and methods, on Monday said they have reached an agreement resolving the litigation between them.
Orbitz Worldwide CEO Barney Harford discusses how his company is positioned as airline stocks soar, and the economy improves. "We've seen substantial diversification of our international business over the last 4-5 years," he says.
If you think all online travel stocks are the same think again. Cramer said their miles apart.
The Dow may have retraced its losses from the financial crisis, but some Travel and Leisure investors believe only now will they really profit from its aftermath.
Priceline.com will invest in Asia and Latin America to take advantage of growth opportunities, CEO Jeffery Boyd told CNBC on Wednesday.
Orbitz released a new Apple iPad app Monday, making them the first online travel agency that allows travelers to search and book flights, hotels and rental cars fully within a single app.
Airlines canceled thousands of flights and issued waivers, as travel disruptions from a major Northeast blizzard rippled across the U.S. Friday. Some Amtrak service was also halted.
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WASHINGTON, Jan 8- Priceline.com Inc has won U.S. antitrust approval to buy Kayak Software Corp, the Federal Trade Commission said on Tuesday. It operates like a search engine, letting consumers compare pricing along with other websites such as Priceline.com rivals Expedia Inc and Orbitz Worldwide Inc..