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The Risks to Travel Sites: Providers No Longer Allow Price Comparisons

The online travel business is both one of the oldest e-commerce sectors and one of its better growing sectors as well. In the United States, online travel sales totaled $111 ...
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Top 5 Internet Stocks to Buy From Wall Street Analysts

One thing you don’t always get with Wall Street research and research analysts, is a large consensus of agreement. Whether it is clashing metrics, or just disagreements on the overall ...
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Stifel Resumes Coverage on 7 Top Internet Stocks to Buy Now

The staggering growth of the Internet has created companies that over the relatively short lifespan of the information highway have come to dominate their specific sectors. While many companies have ...
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Priceline Disappointing Forecast May Offer a Chance to Buy the Dip

The Priceline Group Inc. (NASDAQ: PCLN) reported second quarter 2014 results before markets opened Monday morning. The online travel and hotel reservation company posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) ...
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The 9 Top Earnings Reports for the Week Ahead

We are now entering into mid-August and earnings season has seen its peak. While we are getting into the stragglers who report later than peers, there are also many key companies ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Juniper Networks, Netflix, MannKind, Xerox and More

Stocks were firm on Tuesday morning during a shortened week that will be full of economic reports. 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens of analyst research reports each morning of the ...
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Merrill Lynch Says These Five Top Stocks to Buy Are Oversold

Generally the kind of bull market rally that we have experienced is known to be one where "a rising tide lifts all boats." For the most part, that has indeed ...
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Why the OpenTable Buyout Makes Yelp a Buyout Candidate Too, Maybe

What happens when one merger takes place? It begets other related mergers, or at least traders and investors will flock to those secondary beneficiaries as a result. With the unexpected ...
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How OpenTable Will Grow Even More Owned by Priceline

Online travel company Priceline Group Inc. (NASDAQ: PCLN) announced Friday morning that it has entered a definitive agreement with OpenTable Inc. (NASDAQ: OPEN) to acquire all the outstanding shares of ...
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Heavy Summer Travel Could Mean Big Earnings for Top Online Companies

The busy summer travel season is all but upon us, and the big names in online travel are starting to ramp up the spending to get consumers to use their ...
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The Top Eight Earnings for the Week Ahead

Earnings season is far from over, but roughly three quarters of the stocks in the Standard & Poor's 500 Index stocks have now reported their earnings for the first calendar quarter ...
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The Next Big Stock Splits After Apple

Back in the tech bubble '90s, stock splits were a common occurrence. In fact, in the later part of that decade, around 20% of the S&P 500 companies were doing ...
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After the Apple Split, Five More Bull Market Stock Splits Needed

Could stock splits be coming back in vogue? Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) finally announced a major stock split. What is amazing is that the split was so large, on a ...
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Merrill Lynch’s Top Investing Ideas for the Second Quarter

After a very volatile first quarter of the this year that saw a 6% drop in late January only to be erased by a quick 8% gain, investors are looking ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Compugen, Juniper Networks, Suncor, Yingli and More

Stocks have bounced after a week of selling off, with Crimea easing and with short covering. Investors still remain wary -- they want upside, but want to avoid losses in the ...
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