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*Sees Q4 rev $133- $138 mln vs est. Nov 25- Workday Inc, a provider of Web-based human resources software, guided fourth-quarter revenue well above expectations after reporting a 76 percent jump in quarterly sales, helped by strong growth in subscriptions from financial customers.
Nov 25- Workday Inc, a provider of Web-based human resources software, guided fourth-quarter revenue well above expectations after reporting a 76 percent jump in quarterly sales, helped by strong growth in subscriptions. The company competes with Salesforce Inc and Oracle Corp in the fast-growing cloud software market but has yet to turn a profit.
*3rd- qtr adjusted profit $17.30/ shr vs estimate $16.15. Nov 7- Priceline.com, the online travel agency known for its name-your-own price auction, posted a higher-than-expected quarterly profit on Thursday as bookings increased.
Oct 30- Online travel agency Expedia Inc reported a third-quarter profit that beat Wall Street estimates and said business referrals from review site TripAdvisor Inc. have improved, sending its shares up 18 percent in extended trading. Online travel agencies such as Expedia and Priceline.com depend heavily on leads from TripAdvisor.
*Caterpillar falls after results, chipmakers also drop. NEW YORK, Oct 23- U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday as shares of heavy-equipment maker Caterpillar and semiconductor companies tumbled after they reported earnings, ending the S&P 500' s four-session streak of record high finishes.
NEW YORK, Oct 10- Cable pioneer John Malone said on Thursday that cable companies should team up to create a rival to Netflix Inc that would deliver programming over the Internet on a national basis.
Oct 10- Liberty Interactive Corp said on Thursday it would split into two tracking stocks, one for its cable shopping business QVC and the other for its e-commerce holdings including digital invitation site Evite.
*Sirius XM to buy back $500 mln stock from Liberty Media. Oct 10- John Malone's Liberty Interactive Corp said it would spin off online retailer BuySeasons and its stake in travel website TripAdvisor Inc, as part of a plan to split itself into three.
Oct 10- John Malone's Liberty Interactive Corp said it would spin off its interest in travel information website TripAdvisor Inc and BuySeasons business into a new publicly traded company called Liberty TripAdvisor Holdings. The company also said it would split Liberty Interactive Corp into two new tracking stocks.
*Profit-taking hits 2013' s winners, including Facebook, TripAdvisor. Shares of TripAdvisor lost 5.7 percent to $71.51 a share, and Netflix fell 4.9 percent to $302.30. Both TripAdvisor and Netflix are among the top performers this year on the S&P 500, and Facebook is among the top performers on the Nasdaq 100..
NEW YORK, Oct 8- U.S. stocks dipped on Tuesday, with the year's biggest gainers taking the hardest hits, as the lack of tangible signs of resolution of the fiscal crisis in Washington prompted a flurry of selling.
STOCKHOLM, Oct 8- With 100 million people logging on every day for a fix of its games like Candy Crush Saga, global gamemaker King is showing rivals not just how to hook players, but how to get them to pay.
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The companies say they will remain independent, "but what it really means for travelers is, sadly, the loss of a credible competitor," one analyst said.
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.
Considering the sharp gains and weak results from rival Expedia, why is Cramer a buyer of Priceline stock?
*Caterpillar, the Dow's worst performer, falls for second day. *Facebook's best daily percentage gain boosts Nasdaq. NEW YORK, July 25- The Nasdaq got a lift from Facebook shares on Thursday, but the Dow and the S&P 500 stumbled over mixed earnings and weakness in the cyclical sector.
*Caterpillar weighs on Dow, extending recent selloff. *Facebook's best daily percentage gain boosts Nasdaq. NEW YORK, July 25- U.S. stocks edged higher on Thursday, rebounding off earlier weakness as strength in technology companies, especially Facebook, lifted the Nasdaq.
*Caterpillar weighs on Dow after reducing 2013 forecast. *Facebook's best daily percentage gain ever keeps Nasdaq aloft. NEW YORK, July 25- U.S. stocks mostly slipped on Thursday, with cyclical sectors falling on some disappointing earnings and concerns about China's growth, though Facebook's rally gave the Nasdaq a lift.