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

4 hrs ago | Skift

Facebook More Popular Than Review Sites For Trip Sharing

Facebook is a more popular platform for sharing trip reviews and finding travel inspiration than actual review sites like TripAdvisor, finds Allianz Travel Insurance Vacation Confidence Index .

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism, TripAdvisor

8 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

TripAdvisor Earnings Press Release Available on Company's Investor Relations Site

The press release is also available on the website at http://www.sec.gov . As announced previously, the company will host a conference call today to discuss the press release at .

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism, TripAdvisor

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Skift

Tripadvisor Buys Tours Online Booking Provider Viator For $200 Million

Tripadvisor has been dancing around tours and activities for a while, as it is a natural fit for it, and with Viator, it makes its first large foray into it.

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism, Startups, Viator, TripAdvisor, Travel, Pacific Travel, Australia Travel, Sydney, Australia Travel

GlobalNews

Top 10 cheapest places to travel in the United States

MoneySense magazine and TripAdvisor partnered up to determine the cheapest U.S. cities to visit, and seven of the top 10 are in the southern United States.

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism, TripAdvisor, Minneapolis, MN

Benzinga

Tripadvisor Falls Sharply On Q2 Miss; Analysts Say Growth Priced In

Tripadvisor shares fell sharply Thursday after it missed second-quarter profit expectations and said higher advertising costs will cut future earnings.

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism, TripAdvisor

Investor's Business Daily

TripAdvisor Gets Lousy Reviews After Earnings Miss

Cantor Fitzgerald lowered its rating on TripAdvisor stock to hold from buy, while Susquehanna International Group lowered its price target on TripAdvisor stock to 98 from 100.

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism, TripAdvisor

TheStreet.com

Why TripAdvisor (TRIP) Stock Is Plummeting Today

The firm cited the company's valuation following mixed second quarter results, reported after yesterday's close, as a reason for the cut in rating, but kept its price target of $94.

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism, TripAdvisor, Financial Markets

Metro

NEWNow on TripAdvisor...The Grand Budapest Hotel

You're all probably aware that The Grand Budapest Hotel, the centrepiece of Wes Anderson's most recent movie, is not a real hotel.

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism, TripAdvisor

SNL Financial

After Q2 growth, TripAdvisor looks to mobile for the future

The company reported revenue of $323 million in the second quarter, up 31% from $247 million in the prior-year period.

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism, TripAdvisor

Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Motley Fool

Why Facebook Will Soar Tomorrow and TripAdvisor Will Tumble

Stocks finished mixed today as a 2.6% gain in Apple stock following its earnings report last night led the S&P 500 to a new closing record, gaining 0.2% to finish at 1,987, while the Nasdaq also moved up 0.4%.

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism, Facebook, iPod touch App, iPad App, TripAdvisor, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Startups, Social Software, Financial Markets

AdExchanger.com

TripAdvisor Misses Q2 2014 Estimates - But At Least Ad Revenue's Up

TripAdvisor painted a muddled picture during its Q2 2014 earnings call. The travel booking site's overall profits came in far below estimates .

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism, TripAdvisor

Reuters

Facebook beats, TripAdvisor stumbles, S&P record

Summary: The S&P 500 closed at a record with stocks lifted by earnings; Facebook tops forecasts after the close, AT&T sales and profits disappoint, TripAdvisor hurt by higher costs.

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism, TripAdvisor, Financial Markets

WVEC-TV Norfolk

TripAdvisor: Island Creamery is best in US

When Kelly Conklin received word Wednesday morning that his ice cream parlor was ranked No.

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism, TripAdvisor, Chincoteague, VA, Life, Dessert, Food, Ice Cream

Fox News

Best ice cream parlors

If you didn't know that July was National Ice Cream Month, here's another excuse to eat America's favorite frozen treat everyday.

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Related Topix: Life, Dessert, Food, Ice Cream, Travel/Tourism, TripAdvisor, Chincoteague Island, VA, Cake, Baked Goods

Skift

The Hard Numbers on Why Hotels are Losing the Online Booking Wars

In the beginnings of travel metasearch there were rumblings that it was going to be an outlet that favored suppliers such as airlines and hotels.

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism, TripAdvisor, Cranberry Township, PA, Marketing

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: Expedia, Travel/Tourism, Priceline, Venere, pricelinecom, Computers, Travelzoo, Advertising

Mon Jul 21, 2014

WMBF

Smart phone money-saving tips for an affordable trip

TripAdvisor, the largest travel site, chose Myrtle Beach as a top value destination for summer vacation rental.

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism, TripAdvisor, Myrtle Beach, SC

Investor's Business Daily

TripAdvisor Mobile Initiatives Focus Of Q2 Report

The consensus estimate of 23 analysts polled by Thomson Reuters is for the provider of travel reviews and metasearch services to post earnings per share of 52 cents, up 13% from 46 cents in the year-earlier quarter, on revenue of $321.79 million, up 30%.

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Related Topix: Travel/Tourism, TripAdvisor

Southland Times

Android lawsuit plays to rivals

A US consumer lawsuit accusing Google of monopolising prime real estate on Android smartphones will help mobile rivals like Microsoft make their antitrust case with European regulators should damaging secrets emerge in court.

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Related Topix: Google, Startups, Widevine Technologies, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Microsoft

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Patch.com

Turtle Back Zoo a Top Place to Visit, Travel Site Reviews Say

The Turtle Back Zoo has been rated among the top travel sites, according to TripAdvisor.com.

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Related Topix: Essex County, NJ, Travel/Tourism, TripAdvisor

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