PCLN : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Priceline Names Glenn Fogel as New CEO

    December 16, 2016
    After Priceline Group (NASDAQ: PCLN) CEO Darren Huston resigned in April following revelations that he had a personal relationship ...
  2. Road Deals App Now Available from Priceline

    December 14, 2016
    This feature adds convenience for road travelers on a budget.
  3. Expedia Want to Hear From You (EXPE, AMZN)

    December 1, 2016
    Expedia just announced a deal with Amazon that gets you talking about your travel plans.
  4. Travel May Be Affected by Smoky Mountain Fires (EXPE, PCLN)

    November 30, 2016
    With a huge number of visitors to the area per year, online travel sites may see fewer bookings due to the devastating impacts ...
  5. Will "Experiences" Set Airbnb Apart? (EXPE, PCLN)

    November 29, 2016
    It’s not going to be easy to catch the competition, but a game plan is in place.
  6. Experiences to be Future of Travel (EXPE, PCLN)

    November 29, 2016
    Hotels.com recently conducted a study that reveals the Millennial appetite for future travel trends.
  7. Priceline Has Good Q3 and Offers Positive Guidance (PCLN, EXPE)

    November 11, 2016
    The online booking space is showing multiple price target increases, market share numbers, and acquisition rumors.
  8. Priceline Going Past Rentals with Ride-Hailing App

    November 9, 2016
    Will Priceline Group (NASDAQ: PCLN) start offering an Uber-like ride-sharing service to its menu of transportation options? ...
  9. Priceline Group Q3 Net Drops on OpenTable Charge

    November 8, 2016
    Leading online travel agency Priceline Group (NASDAQ: PCLN) saw its top and bottom lines veer in different directions during ...
  10. Priceline Beats the Street on Strong Summer Season (PCLN)

    November 8, 2016
    Priceline beats on the top line and bottom line as a strong summer season saw greater hotel and rental car bookings.
  11. Google Getting Into Online Travel? Grounded (For Now) (EXPE, ...

    November 3, 2016
    Google has the power and agility to enter the online travel market but the idea is still in a holding pattern.
  12. Boomers, Millenials are Growing the Travel Industry (PCLN)

    October 25, 2016
    Millenials all over the world are playing a large role in sustaining and growing the travel industry.
  13. Travel Site Internet Performance Comparisons (EXPE)

    October 22, 2016
    One potential way to find hints on market share gains or losses.
  14. PCLN Stronger Than Headwinds (PCLN)

    October 14, 2016
    Priceline is up against many global challenges, but tailwinds might be stronger (for now).
  15. Major Chains vs. Online Booking Sites (PCLN)

    October 5, 2016
    A recent report indicates which side has the advantage in the travel booking industry.
  16. Priceline Founder: Booking Sites Antiquated (PCLN)

    September 28, 2016
    He went on to say though that they also have a Ferrari engine under the hood.
  17. Google Trips vs. Priceline & Expedia (EXPE)

    September 20, 2016
    A look at Google Trips and whether or not it will impact Priceline or Expedia.
  18. SAP Snaps Up Online Travel Agency Hipmunk

    September 14, 2016
    Online travel website operator Hipmunk has a new owner. Travel software and solutions provider Concur Technologies, these ...
  19. Priceline Changes Its Course (PCLN)

    September 12, 2016
    "Name Your Price" is dead as new focus emerges.
  20. PCLN: How Priceline's Stock Price Rose 14% in 6 Months

    September 8, 2016
    Priceline's stock price hit a new high, despite a rocky six months. Obstacles included the CEO resigning, Brexit vote and ...
  21. Chase Coleman’s Q2 Services Stocks Picks (AMZN, CHTR, PCLN)

    August 30, 2016
    Chase Coleman of Tiger Global Management LLC increases his holdings in AMZN, CHTR, and PCLN in second-quarter.
  22. How Kayak Makes Money (PCLN)

    August 28, 2016
    Users of websites like kayak.com may not understand how the site makes money, but such travel information search sites are ...
  23. Priceline Q2 Beat Driven by Higher Bookings

    August 4, 2016
    Priceline's better-than-expected second-quarter financial results have sent it shares up more than 4% higher.
  24. Priceline Earnings Coming Up: What to Expect? (PCLN)

    August 3, 2016
    The reason for investors' confidence has to do with the fact that, in its last four reporting periods, Priceline has beaten ...
  25. European Terrorism Weighs on Priceline’s Forecasts (PCLN, EXPE)

    July 29, 2016
    Terrorist attacks in Europe are weighing on travel companies and could hurt Priceline's forecast for the remainder of the ...
  26. 7 Quality Stocks That Don’t Pay a Dividend (PCLN)

    July 29, 2016
    These seven S&P 500 companies can afford to pay a dividend, but they prefer to invest in growth.
  27. How Travel Stocks Have Performed Since Brexit

    July 25, 2016
    Have travel stocks rallied or faltered since Brexit?
  28. Report Card: Goldman Sachs' 2016 Stock Picks (AMZN, CMG)

    July 20, 2016
    Goldman Sachs picked 35 stocks at the end of last year that it thought would perform well. Here's how they have done so far ...
  29. Are Online Travel Stocks' High Multiples Sensible? (PCLN, EXPE)

    July 3, 2016
    Learn how robust EBITDA growth and fewer threats from disruptors have enabled online travel companies to maintain higher ...
  30. Priceline's OpenTable Launches Mobile Payments App

    June 24, 2016
    Priceline Group's (NASDAQ: PCLN) restaurant reservation service OpenTable wants to expand its role the dining experience ...
  31. Consumer Spending on Travel Has Likely Peaked (PCLN, EXPE)

    June 14, 2016
    While consumer spending on travel recovered quickly following the recession, it has been outpacing wage and GDP growth, and ...
  32. France Goes After Priceline Group for Unpaid Taxes

    June 6, 2016
    While it's usually the biggest technology players that find themselves dealing with overseas regulators, Priceline Group ...
  33. 3 Stocks Sensitive to a Summer Swoon (CAT,PCLN)

    June 2, 2016
    These three stocks might take a hit this summer if the market falters, but for completely different reasons.
  34. Equity Winners Since the October 2007 Market Peak (HD, IBM)

    May 19, 2016
    Learn about four stocks that have performed well since the market peak in October of 2007. Consider how these companies grow ...
  35. Priceline's Dismal Outlook Outweighs Its Strong Q1

    May 4, 2016
    Financially, 2016 got off to a strong start for Priceline. First-quarter revenue was expected to come in at $2.12 billion ...
  36. The 3 Largest Alpha-Seeking ETFs (PKW, PDP)

    May 1, 2016
    Learn the tactics of the three largest alpha-seeking ETFs, such as tracking share buybacks and and finding companies with ...
  37. TRBCX: T. Rowe Price Blue Chip Growth Fund Performance Case Study

    May 1, 2016
    Discover in which seasonal period the T.Rowe Price Blue Chip Growth Fund makes its best performance gains, and learn the ...
  38. How Does Fly Work and Make Money?

    April 30, 2016
    Learn about the online travel website Fly.com and how the company makes money through partners and advertisers. Consider ...
  39. Priceline CEO Quits After Relationship Misconduct

    April 28, 2016
    Beware the office relationship: Priceline Group CEO and President Darren Huston has unexpectedly stepped down from both ...
  40. 3 Expensive All-Cap ETFs Worth Your While (KNOW, PDP)

    April 21, 2016
    Learn why high expense ratios may not matter when it comes to all-cap ETFs, as well as the funds that have outperformed their ...
  41. The 2 Top CFOs to Take Companies Public

    April 14, 2016
    Learn why chief financial officers (CFOs) play a greater role in companies today and discover three of the top CFOs today, ...
  42. Equity Winners since Market Low March 2009 (GGP, PCLN)

    April 7, 2016
    Discover three of the biggest equity winners since March 2009. These stocks have their own unique catalysts but also have ...
  43. 5 Ways Priceline is Scaling Up Its Online Dining Business (PCLN)

    April 1, 2016
    Learn how Priceline is scaling up its online dining business. Consider how the company is leveraging all of its online sites ...
  44. Portfolio Trends in 2016 (TRBCX)

    March 25, 2016
    Learn about the portfolio shifts in the T. Rowe Price Blue Chip Growth Fund for 2016 and consider whether the fund is right ...
  45. 3 Volatile Consumer Discretionary Stocks for the Risk Taker (PCLN, ...

    March 11, 2016
    Learn why Priceline, Chipotle and Wynn Resorts represent a few of the best volatile stocks on the market for investors willing ...
  46. Analyzing Priceline Group's Return on Equity (PCLN)

    February 27, 2016
    Learn about Priceline's return on equity (ROE) relative to its peers and past performance. Find out how net margin, financial ...
  47. Priceline Beats Earnings, Shares Zoom 11% Higher (PCLN)

    February 18, 2016
    For now, if value is what investors seek, PCLN stock -- still down 16% from its 52-week high -- seems to fit the bill.
  48. Will Priceline Trek Higher After Earnings? (PCLN)

    February 16, 2016
    With Priceline's once meteoric growth metrics now on the decline, some risk adjustment is now warranted.
  49. Why Ctrip.com Is Plowing $180M Into MakeMyTrip

    January 8, 2016
    Ambitious China-based travel services provider Ctrip.com (NASDAQ: CTRP) has gained a strong toehold in a promising market. ...
  50. Priceline Group's 3 Key Financial Ratios

    December 18, 2015
    Understand how the online travel agent market has evolved and how Priceline's financial ratios prove that it has successfully ...
  51. Buy These Stocks During the Current Pullback (PCLN, RAI)

    December 9, 2015
    Based on the rising trend channels, these stocks have pulled back into a buy zone.
  52. Does Priceline Present More Risk Than Reward?

    November 11, 2015
    Priceline has delivered a cumulative return north of 220% over the past five years, but the next five years is likely to ...
  53. How Priceline Succeeds in China (PCLN)

    October 15, 2015
    Learn about the unique marketing strategy that The Priceline, Group, Inc. has devised to gain access to the large travel ...
  54. Priceline Goes Instant With TripAdvisor Booking (PCLN, TRIP)

    October 14, 2015
    In an atypical collaboration between rivals in the online travel industry, Priceline Group (NASDAQ: PCLN) and TripAdvisor ...
  55. 6 Stocks to Own While the Fed Hikes Rates (PCLN, GOOG)

    October 14, 2015
    Understand what happens if the Federal Reserve increases interest rates. Learn about the top six stocks to own if the Fed ...
  56. Justice Department Approves Expedia-Orbitz Deal

    September 17, 2015
    Expedia (NASDAQ: EXPE) is ready to take flight after the Justice Department announced it wouldn't stand in the way of the ...
  57. Famous Celebrities Who Love Investing (BBY, FB)

    August 18, 2015
    Celebrities have a bit of a bad reputation these days. These five celebrities, though, have used their fame and their money ...
  58. AR & Inventory Turnover Is Key For These Sectors

    August 12, 2015
    Accounts receivable and inventory turnover are two important ratios in the current asset category. We will also discuss the ...
  59. Priceline Crushes Second Quarter EPS Estimates (PCLN, EXPE)

    August 6, 2015
    Priceline (NASDAQ: PCLN) is flying high on the back of its most recent set of quarterly results. For its second quarter, ...
  60. Which Is Better: Priceline Or Hotwire? (PCLN, EXPE)

    May 15, 2015
    Both travel booking sites are easy to use, and each has its devotees. Here's a comparison.
  61. Why These are 2015's Top 3 Travel Industry Stocks

    April 9, 2015
    These three travel-related companies are growing their businesses on both the top and bottom lines. Here's why.
  62. Why do Priceline & Hotwire Hide Hotel Names?

    March 31, 2015
    Companies like Hotwire and Priceline hide hotels names from prospective guests, and both the customers and hotels are beneffiting ...
  63. The Top 4 Discount Travel Websites

    February 27, 2015
    Planning a trip? Find out how to save on airfare, hotels, rental cars and more.
  64. Where To Get The Cheapest Airline Tickets

    January 26, 2015
    We test out a range of ways to get cheap tickets for your next flight.
  65. Hotel Night Auctions Explained

    December 10, 2014
    To undercut competitors in the online space, opaque pricing and auction nights have provided leaders in the hotel industry ...
  66. How To Find The Best (And Cheapest!) Deals On Travel

    December 5, 2014
    A variety of tech companies such as Airbnb, VRBO, HomeAway, and Travelmob, travelers provide a comparable alternative to ...
  67. Trip Advisor Continues Its Buying Binge

    May 10, 2013
    Trip Advisor's buying binge continued May 7 announcing it was buying Niumba.com, a Spanish vacation rental site.
  68. The Negotiator Makes A Buy, RIMM Trys To Save Itself And Your ...

    November 14, 2012
    With President Obama winning a second term, analysts expect big things out of the tech sector.
  69. Significant Marubozu Candlesticks

    August 1, 2012
    This candlestick pattern can signal a big move, especially if it occurs in the right context. With the context right and ...
  70. Online Travel Companies

    September 15, 2010
    The online travel stocks have been flying high and it appears the economic rebound will keep that trend moving in the right ...