Priceline will buy OpenTable for $2.6 billion. CNBC contributor Herb Greenberg weighs in on the deal.
Some of Friday midday movers:
Kara Swisher, Re/code co-executive editor, discusses if Priceline's purchase of OpenTable makes sense. Swisher says Priceline wants to expand and OpenTable will help them grow globally. CNBC's Jon Fortt provides insight.
Priceline announces it is buying online reservation site OpenTable for $103 per share, or about $2.6 billion.
Mark May, Citigroup, explains why he likes Priceline's announced acquisition of OpenTable for $2.6 billion. May says "from a valuation standpoint, it is very reasonable."
Here's one for the Freaky Friday files: Priceline announced it's buying OpenTable as four new IPOs come to market.
Priceline will buy OpenTable for $2.6 billion. CNBC's Jim Cramer says "OpenTable be king."
Headlines before the bell Friday.
Priceline is acquiring OpenTable for $103 per share in cash for about $2.6 billion, with the "Squawk Box" crew.
Hipmunk is finding a slightly younger user base by mixing nontraditional results in one place with tried-and-true airlines and hotels.
Stocks finished broadly higher Tuesday, with the S&P 500 setting a new record, as investors cheered a batch of better-than-expected economic reports and merger activity.
Take a look at some of Tuesday's midday movers:
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
Year to date shares of Avis have rallied about 35%, yet Jim Cramer thinks the stock remains relatively cheap.
Take a look at some of Thursday's midday movers:
"I'm not saying go short, I'm just saying don't be too fricking long right now," the head of Appaloosa Management said.
Some of Monday's midday movers:
U.S. stocks rose on Friday, with consumer discretionary leading late session gains.
Stocks rose on Thursday after upbeat data from China and on the U.S. jobs front.
Darren Huston, Priceline Group CEO, discusses the travel giant's growth prospects and why the company has not recently made any large acquisitions.