Stock Price Movement, Record Holiday Weekend Sales, Acquisitions and Travelers' Choice Destinations Award - Research Report on Twitter, Groupon, Akamai, Yelp, and TripAdvisor

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Stock Price Movement, Record Holiday Weekend Sales, Acquisitions and Travelers' Choice Destinations Award - Research Report on Twitter, Groupon, Akamai, Yelp, and TripAdvisor

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NEW YORK, December 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --


Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR),

Groupon Inc. (NASDAQ: GRPN), Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM), Yelp Inc. (NYSE: YELP), and

TripAdvisor Inc. (NASDAQ: TRIP). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below.

Twitter Inc. Research Report

On December 3, 2013, Twitter Inc.'s (Twitter) stock gained 1.45% to close the trading session at $41.37. Twitter' stock rose 1.15% over the past three trading sessions, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average Index dropped 1.14% during the same period. The Full Research Report on Twitter Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:

http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/0243_TWTR

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Groupon Inc. Research Report

On December 3, 2013, Groupon Inc. (Groupon) announced record North American holiday weekend sales since its inception on Black Friday through Cyber Monday, as customers flocked to the website and mobile apps to score big holiday savings. According to Groupon, for the full four-day weekend, billings were up nearly 30% YoY, and about 55% of North American transactions were completed on mobile devices. "More and more people are doing their holiday shopping on Groupon," said Groupon CEO, Eric Lefkofsky. "With our redesigned website and mobile apps with integrated search, it's easier than ever to explore our marketplace. And with more than 50% of our transactions coming from mobile, we've become a necessity this holiday season for customers when they want to buy just about anything, anytime, anywhere." The Full Research Report on Groupon Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:

http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/40fe_GRPN

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Akamai Technologies, Inc. Research Report

On December 2, 2013, Akamai Technologies, Inc. (Akamai) announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Prolexic Technologies Inc. (Prolexic) - a provider of cloud-based security solutions for protecting data centers and enterprise IP applications from distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks. The Company stated that by acquiring Prolexic, it intends to provide customers with a comprehensive portfolio of security solutions designed to defend an enterprise's Web and IP infrastructure against application-layer, network-layer and data center attacks delivered via the Internet. Tom Leighton, CEO of Akamai stated, "Any company doing business on the Internet faces an evolving threat landscape of attacks aimed at disrupting operations, defacing the brand, or attempting to steal sensitive data and information. By joining forces with Prolexic, we intend to combine Akamai's leading security and performance platform with Prolexic's highly-regarded DDoS mitigation solutions for data center and enterprise applications protection. We believe that Prolexic's solutions and team will help us achieve our goal of making the Internet fast, reliable, and secure." The Full Research Report on Akamai Technologies, Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:

http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/b3ab_AKAM

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Yelp Inc. Research Report

On December 3, 2013, Yelp Inc.'s (Yelp) stock gained 0.52% to $60.27 at the end of trading session. Over the previous three trading sessions, Yelp's stock dropped 2.06%, as compared to the S&P500 Index, which declined 0.67% during the same period. The Full Research Report on Yelp Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:

http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/cd01_YELP

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TripAdvisor Inc. Research Report

On December 3, 2013, TripAdvisor Inc. (TripAdvisor) announced the winners of its 2013 Travelers' Choice Awards for Destinations on the Rise, highlighting 54 spots globally that have seen the greatest increase in positive traveler feedback and traveler interest, over the year. According to the Company, Havana, Cuba topped the list of 2013 top 10 destinations in the world. "For travelers looking for inspiration for their 2014 travel planning, TripAdvisor travelers have helped us put a spotlight on some amazing destinations that caught the eye of travelers this past year," said Barbara Messing, Chief Marketing Officer for TripAdvisor. "Between large cities gathering steam and off-the-beaten-path spots surfaced by our community, travelers can discover wonderful accommodations, attractions and restaurants in all of these award-winning destinations." Messing added, "Despite restrictions on visiting Cuba for Americans, there are now some limited opportunities to visit, such as through educational tours and family visits, that have not previously existed for decades." TripAdvisor reported that it has also revealed a similar list for Asia, Europe, South America, South Pacific, and the US. The Full Research Report on TripAdvisor Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:

http://www.analystscorner.com/r/full_research_report/19a5_TRIP

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