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Analyst Update: Yelp Inc, Barrick Gold Corporation (USA), and Newmont Mining Corp

In fact, no fewer than 10 firms increased their price targets on the stock . Of course, none of this is helping Yelp Inc today, with the shares off nearly 11% to trade at $67.56 -- bringing their year-to-date performance into the red.

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Related Topix: Newmont Mining Corporation of Canada, Mining, Raymond Ltd, Apparel, Startups, Day Trading, Financial Markets, Personal Finance

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Forbes.com

The Three Biggest Winners In Local Search Innovation

After nearly 20 years of the Web affecting virtually all aspects of our lives, local search has stubbornly eluded much of the innovation seen in other industries.

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Related Topix: Local Search, Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Internet, Science / Technology

Search Engine Watch

Yelp Trends Reveals What's Hot or Not Locally, But Beware of Unreliable Data

Yelp is turning 10 years old, and has announced it has accumulated 57 million reviews filled to the brim with colloquialisms and verbal memes.

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Related Topix: Startups, Science / Technology, Internet, CrossFit, Fitness, Search Engines, Emerging Technology

Skift

Yelp CEO: We're Unfazed by Priceline Acquisition of Partner OpenTable

Without a doubt, Yelp, which marks its 10th year this summer, is in play regardless of how company officials seek to downplay all of the merger and acquisition activity swirling around them.

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Related Topix: Startups, Priceline

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Yelp's (YELP) CEO Jeremy Stoppelman on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Welcome to the Yelp Q2 2014 Earnings Call. My name is Alexandra, and I will be your operator for today's call.

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Related Topix: Startups

Inside Bay Area

Biz Break: Yelp shows off first profit, Twitter explodes higher

Today:Yelp scores its first quarterly profits in another busy day for Silicon Valley earnings reports, and Twitter shoots higher after its World Cup score.

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Related Topix: Startups, Twitter

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Yelp surprises with first quarterly profit since IPO

Yelp Inc, the operator of consumer review website Yelp.com, reported its first quarterly profit as a public company, shrugging of analyst forecasts of a loss, as it won more small businesses customers.

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Related Topix: Startups, Science / Technology, Internet

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Yelp surprises with first quarterly profit since IPO

Yelp Inc, the operator of consumer review website Yelp.com, reported its first quarterly profit as a public company, shrugging of analyst forecasts of a loss, as it won more small businesses customers.

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Related Topix: Startups, Science / Technology, Internet

National Public Radio

Some Loyal Foursquare Users Are Checking Out After Swarm Spinoff

As tech companies know well, users can be an unruly lot. And with their voices amplified on social media, they can be downright nasty when they're displeased.

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Related Topix: Twitter, Startups, Facebook, Social Software

Tue Jul 29, 2014

7x7

Yelp Turns 10, So Here Are Some Crazy One-Star Reviews of the Country's Best Restaurants

Conceived after company CEO Jeremy Stoppelman had a cold and needed a good doctor recommendation, Yelp , the controversial and wildly successful review site that's changed the playing field when it comes to customer critiques, turns 10 this year.

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Related Topix: Startups, Restaurant Management

TheStreet.com

Yelp Earnings Preview: What Wall Street Is Saying

The company announced an expansion of its application programming interface in July, increasing the application's call limit to 25,000 per day from 100 per day in attempts to increase mobile traffic.

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Related Topix: Startups, Advertising

AmericanBankingNews.com

Yelp Given "" Rating at Telsey Advisory Group

's stock had its "" rating reiterated by stock analysts at Telsey Advisory Group in a report issued on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Startups

Forbes.com

What San Francisco's Startup Scene Is Really Like

For entrepreneurs, there really is no place like Silicon Valley. For many years as an Australian living between Beijing and Sydney, I have read, heard or watched a lot about it; but it was only recently that I actually experienced it.

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Related Topix: Travel, Pacific Travel, Australia Travel, Sydney, Australia Travel, SoMa (San Francisco, CA), San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Square, Twitter, Startups

Free Weekly Search Engine Optimization

Google releases an algorithm update for local search results

Some days ago, Google released a significant update to its local search algorithm.

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Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Google, Startups, Science, Computer Science

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Star Online

Review site Yelp celebrates its 10th year with a look at trends

Crowd-sourced review site Yelp is marking its 10th anniversary by tracing the evolution of some of the biggest trends over the last decade, including the ebb and flow of cupcakes, craft beer and poutine.

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Related Topix: Startups, Beer, Drink

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

Mr. Zinn will work out of the ban... )--NuScale Power announced today that Governor Kitzhaber of Oregon toured its Corvallis facility-viewing the now-filled office space which is a direct result of NuScal... )--BlackArrow, a worldwide provider of TV advertising and data solutions, today announced that Bright House Networks, the sixth largest owner ... (more)

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Related Topix: Gaming, MTR Gaming Group, Brightcove, Startups

City Paper

Is D.C. a Whiskey or a Gin Town?

Yelp unveiled a new tool last week that lets you search how often certain buzz words appear in reviews over the span of several years in different cities.

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Related Topix: Startups

San Francisco Magazine

The Toxic, Abusive, Addictive, Supportive, Codependent Relationship Between Chefs and Yelpers

For 10 years, the citizens reviewers of Yelp have showered restaurants with praise - and pummeled them with abuse.

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Related Topix: Startups, Restaurant Management, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Sat Jul 26, 2014

GuruFocus.com

Why Yelp will Continue to Grow

Yelp has seen fast development in its business. Yelp's last quarter uncovered tremendous development on the over of increasing user metrics, reviews, and business accounts.

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Related Topix: Startups, Google, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

Skift

Priceline Group Completes $2.6 Billion OpenTable Acquisition

Let the games begin as the Priceline Group's acquisition of OpenTable, and TripAdvisor's acquisition of LaFourchette officially place restaurants firmly in the "travel" space in terms of mindset.

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Related Topix: Priceline, OpenTable, Startups, Software

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