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News on Expedia (Ticker: EXPE) continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

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Expedia Will Try to Capitalize on Priceline's and TripAdvisor's Distractions

Expedia's strategy is worth a shot: Focus on hotels and other core products while competitors the Priceline Group and TripAdvisor play around with restaurant reservations, and tours and activities.

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Related Topix: VirtualTourist, Travel/Tourism, TripAdvisor, Priceline

Thu Jul 31, 2014

AdExchanger.com

Expedia Flies After Q2, Pushed By Ad-Driven Tailwinds

Analysts' high expectations for Expedia's Q2 2014 earnings were justified when the travel-booking company reported YoY revenue growth of 24% to $1.49 billion.

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism

Business Journal

Expedia increases total bookings by 29 percent in Q2

Travel bookings are up 29 percent for the company, which attributed it mostly to increased hotel and air travel bookings.

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Related Topix: VirtualTourist, Travel/Tourism, Venere

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Hotel Interactive

Egencia and Hyatt Announce Global Agreement

Egencia , the business travel brand of Expedia, Inc. and Hyatt Hotels Corporation, today announced at the GBTA convention in Los Angeles that their affiliates have entered into a new multi-year agreement to include Hyatt properties around the world in the Egencia Preferred Rate program.

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism

SchaeffersResearch.com

Record Highs Expected for Expedia Inc (EXPE) Post-Earnings

While EXPE has had a number of volatile post-earnings price moves to both the upside and downside over the past seven quarters, history does tend to side with the bulls, with the stock averaging a single-session gain of 0.6%.

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism, Financial Markets, Personal Finance, Day Trading

MarketWatch

Earnings Outlook: What to watch for in Expedia earnings

Revenue: Revenue is expected to climb to $1.44 billion from $1.21 billion a year ago.

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism

PE Hub

Expedia completes PE-backed Auto Escape Group acquisition

Expedia, Inc. today announced completion of its acquisition of Auto Escape Group, one of Europe's leading online car rental reservation companies from private equity fund Montefiore Investment and certain members of the Auto Escape Group's management team.

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism, VirtualTourist, Venere

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Washington Post

Zillow CEO Coveted Trulia Since 2006 Before Chasing Biggest Deal

While Zillow Inc. Chief Executive Officer Spencer Rascoff began talks to purchase No.

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Related Topix: Zillow, Trulia, Startups, Marketing, Travel/Tourism, Business News

Seeking Alpha

Earnings Preview: Expedia Q2 2014

Revenues: Analysts expect an increase of 19.3% y/y to $1.44 bln . Expedia, Inc. is slated to report 2Q 2014 earnings after the bell on Thursday, July 31st.

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism, VirtualTourist, Venere

DVDCreation Reviews

Egencia Previews the new Egencia TripNavigator App for iPad at GBTA

Egencia delivers a delightful new user experience for the iPad with personalized travel shopping, turn-by-turn trip navigation, trip alerts, and Egencia AssistMe /PRNewswire/ --Egencia, the business travel company of Expedia, Inc. , today unveiled its new Egencia TripNavigator app for iPad at the GBTA Convention in .

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Related Topix: Ipad, Science / Technology, iPod touch App, iPad App, Twitter, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Travel/Tourism, iPhone

Forbes.com

Agree To Buy Expedia At $55, Earn 6.7% Using Options

Inc stock, but cautious about paying the going market price of $79.88/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal.

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism, Financial Markets

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Investor's Business Daily

Expedia, Priceline Upping The Ante In China, Asia

It's often hard to tell what key players will do in today's fast-changing online travel markets, but one trend is clear: Big U.S. online travel agencies like Expedia and Priceline are keen on expanding in China and Asia-Pacific.

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism, World News, China, Asia, Priceline

WebProNews

How the Web is Trying to Catch Global Discovery Vacations in the Connection Game

Some travel clubs and agencies are trying to better connect with their customers as the explosion of digital technology and social media have removed some of the personal interaction from the travel-planning experience.

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism, Cardington, OH

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Priceline Vs. Expedia: Who Will Take Investors Where They Want To Go?

Priceline and Expedia are the world's two largest online travel agencies - can both sustain their growth into the future? Both companies have been spending on advertisements, inventory additions, acquisitions, and other growth initiatives lately, though Expedia is far outspending Priceline.

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Related Topix: VirtualTourist, Travel/Tourism, Priceline, Venere, pricelinecom, Computers, Travelzoo, Advertising

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

ACCC puts Wotif, Expedia deal under the microscope

The competition regulator has launched its inquiry into Expedia's proposed $703 million purchase of Wotif.com Holdings, seeking information from interested parties on whether the deal could hinder competition in the online accommodation booking sector.

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The Age

Which nationality most likes to get naked at the beach?

Germans are the most likely nationality to go nude at the beach, but for the first time Austrians have joined them.

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism, Travel

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Freshnews

Expedia, Inc. to Webcast Second Quarter 2014 Results on July 31, 2014

Expedia, Inc. will report its second quarter results for the period ended June 30, 2014 on Thursday, July 31, 2014 via an earnings release and accompanying webcast.

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism, VirtualTourist, Venere

Tue Jul 15, 2014

WTOP-FM Washington

Survey: Where to find nude sunbathers

At least that's according to travel website, Expedia's survey that found there is a growing acceptance toward men's brief-style swimsuits around the world.

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Real Simple

Is a Trip to the Beach Worth a Weekend With the Flu?

What would you be willing to trade for a week of sun, sand, and no work? That's the question Expedia.com and Northstar asked more than 11,000 people worldwide in their 2014 Expedia Flip Flop Report .

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Courthouse News Service

Expedia Accused of Lying About Fees

A class action accused Expedia of lowballing luggage fees for airline tickets, and of using a deceptive pop-up add to offer a bogus discount through an Expedia mobile app.

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