Orbitz Worldwide Inc

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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Amazon Enters the Online Travel Market with Amazon Destinations

    The online travel market is consolidating. Expedia’s market share will rise to 75% with its acquisitions of Orbitz and Travelocity.

    By Puneet Sikka
  • Consumer

    Why Priceline and Expedia clash over “opaque” hotel offerings

    Priceline earns the majority of its revenues from the agency model, under which third parties such as hotel suppliers set the rates while Priceline earns a commission on the transaction.

    By Samantha Nielson
  • Financials

    Christian Leone’s Luxor Capital adds a new position in Yahoo

    Recently, Yahoo shares went higher after third quarter earnings and revenue beat analyst estimates. Third quarter profit rose to $6.77 billion.

    By Samantha Nielson
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    Fund Managers

    A Bird’s-Eye View of Orbitz Worldwide’s Full Year Performance

    In fiscal 2014, Orbitz posted double-digit revenue growth on the back of strong hotel bookings. It experienced a 10% year-over-year growth in total revenues to $932 million.

    By Santiago Solari
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    Consumer

    Luxor starts new position in Melco Crown Entertainment

    Melco’s net revenue for the second quarter of 2014 was $1.19 billion, down approximately 7% year-over-year.

    By Samantha Nielson
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    Consumer

    Luxor Capital adds new position in Orbitz Worldwide

    Orbitz net revenue rose 10% year-over-year to $248.1 million in 2Q14 as a result of higher hotel, vacation package, car, and air transaction volume.

    By Samantha Nielson
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    Financials

    Luxor Capital ups stake in RCS Capital

    RCAP, which has a ~$1.24 billion market cap, is an investment firm that focuses on the retail investor.

    By Samantha Nielson
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    Consumer

    Luxor Capital adds to position in BJ’s Restaurants

    In 3Q14, BJ’s total revenues increased 9.7% to $206.5 million and net income rose 77.7% to $6.5 million.

    By Samantha Nielson
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    Financials

    Luxor Capital raises stake in Altisource Portfolio Solutions

    Altisource Portfolio Solutions and its subsidiaries are a premier marketplace and transaction solutions provider for the real estate, mortgage, and consumer debt industries.

    By Samantha Nielson
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    Financials

    Luxor Capital ups position in Altisource Asset Management

    Altisource Asset Management’s primary business is to provide asset management and certain corporate governance services to institutional investors.

    By Samantha Nielson
  • Financials

    Luxor Capital’s new positions in 2Q14

    As of the end of 2Q14, Luxor Capital’s U.S. long portfolio was worth $5 billion, slightly down from $5.07 billion in 1Q14.

    By Samantha Nielson
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    Fund Managers

    Orbitz’s Cash Flow Generation and Credit Profile

    Orbitz Worldwide (OWW) has an established track record for generating positive operating cash flows. Its existing cash balance is $188 million.

    By Santiago Solari
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    Fund Managers

    Expedia Plus Orbitz Will Equal Largest Online Travel Company

    On February 12, Expedia announced its acquisition of Orbitz in an all-cash transaction worth $1.6 billion, or $12 per share. The deal is under regulatory review.

    By Santiago Solari
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    Consumer

    A key overview of global online travel company Orbitz Worldwide

    The Chicago-based Orbitz Worldwide Inc. (OWW) is a global online travel company (or OTC). It recently posted a net loss for the first quarter of 2014 although its revenue grew, driven by hotel bookings.

    By Samantha Nielson
  • Consumer

    A must-know overview of online travel leader The Priceline Group

    The Priceline Group (PCLN) is a leading player in the online travel services industry. It comprises five primary brands: Booking.com, Priceline.com, Agoda.com, KAYAK, and Rentalcars.com.

    By Samantha Nielson
  • Consumer

    Why Priceline expects mobile bookings to catalyze growth

    The total transaction value of mobile accommodation bookings more than doubled from over $3 billion in 2012 to over $8 billion in 2013.

    By Samantha Nielson
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    Consumer

    Why Expedia saw revenue from hotel bookings and advertising rise

    Expedia reported better than expected results for 4Q13. Revenue was up 18% year-over-year, to $1.152 billion due to growth in hotel room nights and advertising and media revenue.

    By Samantha Nielson
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