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Nov 5- Online travel agency Orbitz Worldwide Inc posted quarterly earnings that trailed forecasts as costs rose and said it expects revenue from its airline ticketing business to decline in the fourth-quarter. Orbitz shares, which have tripled this year, fell as much as 23 percent in morning trading on Tuesday.
*Quarterly profit of 11 cents/ share vs estimate 13 cents. Nov 5- Online travel agency Orbitz Worldwide Inc posted quarterly earnings that trailed forecasts on Tuesday as costs rose. Net income was nearly $13 million, or 11 cents a share, in the third quarter, down 12 percent from $14.8 million, or 14 cents a share, a year earlier.
Nov 5- Orbitz Worldwide Inc, the online travel agency, posted a lower quarterly profit on Tuesday, as costs rose. Net income was nearly $13 million, or 11 cents a share, in the third quarter, compared with $14.8 million, or 14 cents a share, a year earlier. Revenue was up 11 percent to $220.9 million.
DETROIT, Sept 10- Detroit's bankruptcy filing has made it harder for Michigan's municipalities to tap America's municipal bond market but it is difficult to say exactly how much impact it has had, the state's governor said in an interview Tuesday.
*Apple shares jump after Carl Icahn reveals long position. NEW YORK, Aug 13- U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday after strong economic data including retail sales, while Apple boosted the Nasdaq after billionaire investor Carl Icahn revealed a long position in the stock.
*Orbitz shares tumble as major shareholder cuts stake. Atlanta Fed President Dennis Lockhart said recent data does not present a clear picture of the economy even as he did not rule out some kind of decrease next month in the $85 billion monthly pace of bond buys currently under way. Equity Trading at the Williams Capital Group in New York.
*Ackman resigns from board of J.C. Penney, shares fall. PulteGroup Inc was the biggest loser among consumer discretionary stocks, falling 3.5 percent to $15.17 a share. Airline stocks fell after the U.S. Justice Department filed suit to block the merger of US Airways and American Airlines parent AMR Corp..
Stocks snapped a three-day losing streak Thursday, with the S&P 500 finishing just below the 1,700 mark, buoyed by stronger-than-expected Chinese trade data and following a favorable jobless claims report.
NEW YORK, Aug 8- U.S. stocks advanced on Thursday, snapping a three-day losing skid as a rally in Microsoft helped lift the technology sector. The three major U.S. stock indexes shook off early losses as Microsoft shares moved higher before closing up 2.6 percent at $32.89 in heavy volume.
*JPMorgan shares fall on probe over mortgage. Wall Street had opened higher, trimming some gains later in the morning before getting a boost from tech shares such as Microsoft Corp in afternoon trading. Microsoft shares rose 3 percent to $33.01 in heavy volume.
Aug 8- Online travel agency Orbitz Worldwide Inc posted quarterly earnings that beat forecasts on Thursday and raised its 2013 revenue view, and its shares jumped 35 percent, surpassing their high for the year.
*JPMorgan shares fall on probe over mortgages; Dow slips. NEW YORK, Aug 8- U.S. stocks were little changed on Thursday after an earlier rebound, following three days of declines, fizzled by mid-morning as investors booked recent profits amid a dearth of market catalysts.
Orbitz reported better-than-expected earnings today, citing an increase in hotel and vacation bookings. CNBC's Simon Hobbs, and Barney Harford, Orbitz Worldwide president & CEO, discuss.
Aug 8- Orbitz Worldwide Inc, an online travel agency, reported higher-than-expected quarterly earnings on Thursday as it booked more hotel and vacation packages, and it forecast full-year revenue above current analysts' estimates. Shares of Orbitz rose 17.4 percent to $10.84 in early trading.
Aug 8- Orbitz Worldwide Inc, an online travel agency, reported a lower quarterly profit on Thursday as it wrote off financing fees. Net income was $561,000, or nil per share, in the second quarter, compared with $4.6 million, or 4 cents a share, a year earlier.
The online travel agency reported earnings and revenue that missed market expectations on Thursday.
July 25- Online travel agency Expedia Inc reported a quarterly profit that fell far short of analysts' expectations, hurt by poor performance at its discount website Hotwire.com and soaring selling and marketing costs, sending its shares crashing 25 percent in extended trade.
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July 25- Online travel agency Expedia Inc reported a quarterly profit that fell far short of analysts' expectations as selling and marketing costs soared, sending its shares down 23 percent in after-hours trading.