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14 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

If Goldman Sachs Sees 75% Upside For RetailMeNot, I'm A Buyer

RetailMeNot's earnings are outperforming its peers and on track to produce its 3rd consecutive quarter of profitability for investors.


Related Topix: Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Investment Services

Sat Jul 26, 2014


Short Sellers Stick With These 3 Social Media Stocks

Among the leading social media companies based in the United States, eBay , Groupon and LinkedIn bucked the trend toward declining short interest in early July.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Social Software, LinkedIn, Startups, Angie's List, Media, IT Services, Google

Fri Jul 25, 2014


GrubHub's Second Course: CEO Opens Up About Life After Its IPO

Matt Maloney thought the day his company went public would be one big celebration, but that didn't turn out to be the case.


Related Topix: GrubHub, Dining, Life, Food

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Over a Dozen Artists to Perform at Jeff Fest Arts & Music Festival's Summer Arts Stage, 7/25-27

Chicago's Northwest neighborhood, Jefferson Park, plays host to its ever-popular three-day Jeff Fest Arts & Music Festival Friday, July 25 through Sunday, July 27, 2014.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Artists, Friday, The President, Chicago, IL

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Seeking Alpha

4 Terrific Reasons To Buy Groupon On The Pullback

Although shares of daily deals site Groupon are down more than 45% in 2014, a closer look at the company's fundamentals, balance sheet, and terrific growth make it an enticing prospect.


Related Topix: Marketing

Seeking Alpha

E-Commerce Unicorns Lining Up At IPO Starting Gate. How To Identify One Early

In the spirit of an overhyped Cyber Monday and blown-out-of-proportion mobile ecommerce statistics , I felt it was time for a little unicorn titled link baiting around the topic.


Related Topix: Internet, Science / Technology, Life, Holidays, Cyber Monday, Amazon, Startups, GSI Technology, Magento

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Vipshop Holdings: Overpriced Or A Value Chinese E-Commerce Company?

Vipshop Holdings has had an extraordinary increase in shareholder value. After beginning the year at $82.62, it closed at $198.61 on July 18 for a 140% YTD return and representing a market cap of 11.22B according the Yahoo Finance and Capital IQ.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Internet, Science / Technology, Search Engines, Travel, Asia Travel, China Travel, Amazon

Wed Jul 16, 2014


Daily Deals: Walking Dead Compendiums, Army of Darkness, Metal Gear Solid V

Both Walking Dead compendiums, which each collect 48 issues of the seminal horror comic, have crept down in price dramatically since their release.


Related Topix: Video Games, 2K Games, Gearbox Software, Borderlands, Irrational Games, BioShock, Mice

Seeking Alpha

Time To Buy Groupon's Terrific Turnaround

Groupon has been reporting solid growth in the business. The company's results have been outstanding of late as its service is gaining more traction.


Related Topix: iPod touch App, Yelp, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Google, Startups, Enterprise Mobile, WebMD, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

Entrepreneur Magazine

2 Risky Pivots You Probably Haven't Heard About

Steve Jobs once famously said, "people don't know what they want until you show it to them."


Related Topix: The Point, Non-Profit, Marketing

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Chicago investors flock to Madison start-ups

Riding high on big paydays from companies such as Braintree, Groupon and GrubHub, Chicago investors are looking outside the Midwest's biggest city for some of their next investments.


Related Topix: Madison, WI, GrubHub, University of Wisconsin Madison

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Search Engine Journal

Study Shows Organic Search Responsible for 64% of Web Traffic by @mattsouthern

Groupon recently published a study showing that 60% of what Google Analytics defines as "direct traffic" is actually organic traffic.


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

Seeking Alpha

Why Groupon And Yelp Should Be Afraid Of Priceline

OpenTable is already seeing solid growth, and it will now have more resources to expand the business and gain access to more hotels.


Related Topix: Travelzoo, Advertising, Startups, OpenTable, Software, Priceline, us Travel, Travel

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Short Interest in Groupon Increases By 6.0%

Groupon saw a large growth in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totalling 80,506,749 shares, a growth of 6.0% from the June 13th total of 75,974,617 shares, StockRatingsNetwork reports.


Fri Jul 11, 2014

First Week of September 20th Options Trading For Groupon

One of the key inputs that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to pay, is the time value, so with 71 days until expiration the newly available contracts represent a possible opportunity for sellers of puts or calls to achieve a higher premium than would be available for the contracts with a closer expiration.


Related Topix: Financial Markets


Groupon Launches Tonight-Only Hotels in Its Mobile Apps

Groupon's launch of tonight-only hotel deals in its mobile apps isn't exactly the "shot heard 'round the world," but Groupon has the audience and scale to do some damage.


Wed Jul 09, 2014

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

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Sys-Con Media

Groupon Offers Epic Culinary Experience to Cook with Rick Bayless, Attend His Show 'Cascabel'

Today Groupon launched a sweepstakes for a trip for two to travel to Chicago, take part in a private cooking class with celebrity chef Rick Bayless and see his show "Cascabel" at the Lookingglass Theatre Company.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

Tue Jul 08, 2014


Groupon to Webcast Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results Conference Call

Groupon, Inc. announced today that it intends to hold a conference call to discuss its second quarter 2014 financial results on Tuesday, August 5, 2014, at 5:00pm EDT.



Groupon desperately seeking mojo

B. Riley and Co. on Tuesday upgraded Groupon Inc. to buy from neutral and raised its price target on the stock to $9.50, up from $6.



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