|Bid||150.00 x 100|
|Ask||155.00 x 100|
|Day's range||152.28 - 154.24|
|52-week range||111.88 - 161.00|
|PE ratio (TTM)||71.91|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.20 (0.78%)|
|1y target est||N/A|
Investing.com - Uber has appointed Expedia (NASDAQ:EXPE)'s Chief Executive Dara Khosrowshahi as its new CEO.Khosrowshahi has led Expedia for 12 years.He will replace Travis Kalanick, who resigned in June following pressure from shareholders.Khosrowshahi will face a number of hurdles at Uber,including the task of repairing its scandal hit image, improving relations with investors,and shoring up its finances after years of losses
Whether they like it or not, travel companies have become increasingly dependent on online sites like Priceline to bring them customers -- and those online services expect to get a cut of each booking. Now JetBlue is pushing against the tide, taking its flight listings off of 12 online services and directing people to buy directly on jetblue.com. JetBlue already gets “well over half” of its bookings from people who come straight to jetblue.com, according to Marty St. George, who is in charge of planning, sales and marketing at JetBlue.
William Shatner first started shilling for Priceline (PCLN) twenty years ago, so you could easily think that the online travel market is a staid, less exciting area of tech. More from his note: Despite being one of the most mature verticals in the Internet space, in the last few months the online travel sector has experienced rapidly changing competitive dynamics causing a major disruption for certain business models. While this 'game of thrones' continues, the migration of consumer travel booking path to smartphones in the last few years has created major new opportunities for leading players in online travel by expanding the total addressable market significantly.
NEW YORK (AP) — Ousted Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is naming two new directors to the ride-hailing app company's board as part of an ongoing struggle with one of Uber's major investors.
Follow Up: Thermo Fisher | Review | Preview For Expedia, HomeAway is starting to look like a home run. It has returned nearly 25%, including dividends, since we recommended it early in the year (“Expedia Shares Have 25% Upside,” Jan. 7). Beyond its namesake travel-booking business, Expedia owns Orbitz, Travelocity, Hotwire, a majority stake in Trivago, and much else.
The combined total market cap of online currencies is turning out to be more than the combined market caps of many online companies too.
British tour operator Thomas Cook said on Thursday it had entered into a strategic alliance with Expedia (Frankfurt: A1JRLJ - news) to make the online travel company its preferred provider of hotels for certain holiday sales. Thomas Cook (Frankfurt: A0MR3W - news) said that while it remained focussed on its own-brand hotels, Expedia would be the preferred partner for its "complementary city and domestic holiday business", a wider range of hotels to give customers more choice.
While speaking with Uber workers, Khosrowshahi shared his opinion that the private company should go public, hinting that could happen in 18 to 36 months, according to the Wall Street Journal and other ...
Dara Khosrowshahi, Uber's top CEO choice and the chief of Expedia, talks about being an Iranian immigrant with CNBC's Jim Cramer.
San Francisco-based Uber said it was cooperating with an investigation into possible violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act
Dara Khosrowshahi is known as an experienced top executive, willing to speak his mind and to advocate for women getting equal pay and leadership opportunities