JPMorgan initiates Vacasa at overweight, says vacation-rental stock is a better idea than Airbnb

A man pushes his bags on the departures level at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on May 27, 2021 in Los Angeles as people travel for Memorial Day weekend, which marks the unofficial start of the summer travel season.
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A new entrant into the vacation-rental market may offer investors a better way to play the space than well-known brands like Airbnb, according to JPMorgan.