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Priceline Group Inc (PCLN.O)

PCLN.O on Nasdaq

17 Aug 2017
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Priceline posts Q2 adj EPS $13.93; sees Q3 rev up 12-17 pct
Thursday, 4 Aug 2016 04:34pm EDT 

Priceline Group Inc : Q2 total revenue $2.56 billion versus $2.28 billion last year . Q3 earnings per share view $28.99, revenue view $3.57 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Q2 earnings per share $11.60 . Q2 non-gaap earnings per share $13.93 . Sees q3 year-over-year increase in revenue of approximately 12% - 17% . Sees q3 2016 non-gaap earnings per share $28.30 to $29.80 . Sees q3 2016 earnings per share $26.10 to $27.60 . Q2 earnings per share view $12.69, revenue view $2.58 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S .Sees q3 year-over-year increase in total gross travel bookings of approximately 14% - 19%.  Full Article

Priceline Group says do not see any major trends of corporations pulling back travel because of safety concerns - Conf Call
Thursday, 4 Aug 2016 04:30pm EDT 

Priceline Group Inc : CEO search continuing in the normal way - Conf Call . Do not see any major trends of corporations pulling back travel because to safety concerns - Conf Call Further company coverage: [PCLN.O] ((Bangalore.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Priceline Group says Brett Keller named interim CEO of Priceline.Com
Friday, 3 Jun 2016 04:00pm EDT 

Priceline Group Inc - : Brett Keller named interim chief executive officer of Priceline.Com, a subsidiary unit of the Priceline Group .Paul J. Hennessy , who has acted as ceo of Priceline.Com , has resigned.  Full Article

Priceline Group files for $1 billion senior notes offering
Wednesday, 18 May 2016 03:37pm EDT 

Priceline Group Inc : Priceline Group Inc Files For Offering Of $1 bln Aggregate Principal Amount Of 3.600% Senior Notes Due 2026 - SEC Filing Source (http://bit.ly/1R9b0So) Further company coverage: [PCLN.O] ((Bengaluru Newsroom; +1 646 223 8780;)).  Full Article

Paulson & Co cuts share stake in SPDR Gold Trust, AIG - SEC Filing
Monday, 16 May 2016 06:10pm EDT 

: Paulson & Co Cuts Share Stake In SPDR Gold Trust By 17 Pct To 4.8 Mln Gold Shares - SEC Filing . Paulson & Co dissolves share stake in Priceline Group Inc . Paulson & Co ups share stake in Etsy inc from 437,010 to 1.5 million shares . Paulson & Co inc raises share stake in Liberty Global by 55.6% to 280,000 class a shares . Paulson & Co cuts share stake in AIG by 3.2 percent to 11.2 million shares .Change in holdings are as of March 31, 2016 and compared with the previous quarter ended as of December 31, 2015.  Full Article

Priceline.com Inc - Germany orders Booking.com to scrap anti-competitive clause - Reuters
Wednesday, 23 Dec 2015 12:24am EST 

Priceline.com Inc:Germany's antitrust regulator has ordered that online travel agent Booking.com must scrap a practice that forbids hotels from offering rooms at lower prices on their own websites. - RTRS.So-called parity clauses in contracts between online booking sites and hotels are common in the industry and have led to complaints by rivals and scrutiny by regulators across Europe - RTRS.The practice allows online travel agents such as Booking.com, part of U.S.-based Priceline Group PCLN.O, to claim that they always offer the cheapest online rates available. Germany's Federal Cartel Office said the clause violates fair competition rules. - RTRS.In a concession to regulators, Booking.com eased its policy in December 2014, allowing hotels to offer lower prices on rival portals but not on their own websites. The cartel office said that this was still illegal. - RTRS."These so-called narrow best-price clauses still limit competition between existing portals as well as competition between the hotels," Andreas Mundt, the cartel office's president, said in a statement on Wednesday - RTRS.The regulator said that its investigation into similar practises at rival Expedia EXPE.O was ongoing. A German court also backed a competition authority's decision that such clauses at HRS were illegal. - RTRS.  Full Article

Priceline Group Inc appoints Christa Quarles CEO of OpenTable
Tuesday, 17 Nov 2015 04:30pm EST 

Priceline Group Inc:Announced that Christa Quarles has been named Chief Executive Officer of OpenTable, effective immediately.OpenTable will be looking to hire a new CFO.  Full Article

The Priceline Group announces the acquisition of AS Digital
Thursday, 3 Sep 2015 08:30am EDT 

Priceline Group Inc:Announces the acquisition of AS Digital, a provider of restaurant table and reservation management solutions.Says terms of the deal have not been disclosed.  Full Article

BRIEF-Priceline Group enters underwriting agreement to sell $1 bln of senior notes

* Priceline Group-on Aug 15, executed 2 officers' certificates in connection with sale of $500 million of 2.750% senior notes due 2023, $500 million of 3.550% notes due 2028​