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After posting a lower Q3 profit, Barney Harford, Orbitz Worldwide CEO, tells CNBC's Simon Hobbs the travel site announced a strong Q3. For now, he's focused on the launch of Orbitz Rewards.
Days after the launch of government-run health insurance marketplaces, high traffic continues to thwart enrollment on the Obamacare exchanges.
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.
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.
The online travel agency reported earnings and revenue that missed market expectations on Thursday.
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Too much hassle to plan a trip? One online travel booker says to just go—you'll find accommodation through its mobile app when you arrive at your destination.
Are travel sites about to take off?
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.
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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As airlines offer more add-on services, comparison-shopping for cheap fares is getting harder. Now the government is wading in and may change how airlines charge and display fees to everyone in 2013.
Competitive pricing helped the top-ranked travel websites shine, according to a new online satisfaction survey released Friday by J.D. Power and Associates.