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Expedia Still Has High Hopes for a Vrbo Bounce — Next Year

[ad_1] In some ways, the Expedia Group narrative about its struggling alternative accommodations unit, Vrbo, in the second quarter was fairly similar to the messaging three months ago: We’re working hard, and it won’t be until 2020 until our labors bear fruit. Expedia Group Mark Okerstrom said Thursday, during the company’s second quarter earnings call, …

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Expedia Pricing Tactics Powered By AI and Reams of Data, Says CEO

[ad_1] “We sit on reams of data with 750 million visits to Expedia Group properties every single month,” says Expedia CEO Mark Okerstrom. “That just gives us an incredible amount of understanding around what travelers are looking for, how we can tailor our search results, how we can tailor the recommendations we give, the advertising …

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Expedia Is Expensive For Its Growth Potential – Seeking Alpha

[ad_1] Expedia Is Expensive For Its Growth Potential  Seeking Alpha Expedia has a solid history of revenue growth, but its earnings have been volatile in the past. Management is expecting Expedia’s Vrbo brand to drive growth … [ad_2] Source link

Expedia stock falls after home-rental growth underwhelms

[ad_1] Shares of Expedia Group Inc. EXPE, -1.80% are down 2.6% in Friday morning trading after the company posted a narrower loss than analysts were expecting but disappointed some analysts with its …

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Expedia Group’s Vrbo Brand Is Cooling

[ad_1] Photograph by Vanveenjf Text size Expedia Group stock was down 2% at $125.39 in early morning trading on Friday after the travel site reported disappointing fiscal first-quarter revenue on Thursday. The back story. Expedia stock (ticker: EXPE) is up 11% in 2019, but some analysts are uneasy because its short-term rental business, rebranded from …

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Expedia Faces Stiff Headwinds in Rebranded Short-Term Rental Business – Skift

[ad_1] All acknowledge that alternative accommodations is a hot category, but Expedia Group’s short-term rental business, rebranded from HomeAway to Vrbo, is cooling Expedia’s financial performance. In an earnings call about its first-quarter results Thursday, Expedia Group CEO Mark Okerstrom said its short-term rental business of vacation homes and apartments is facing search engine optimization …

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