Groupon shares should be bought on weakness, says Northland Securities After Groupon acquired Korean Ticket Monster, Northland expects the deal to enhance the growth profile. of Groupon's Rest of World business. The firm thinks the deal could increase Groupon's operating leverage over time, and it keeps an Outperform rating on the stock.
Groupon jumps 5% after positive mention by Leon Cooperman Shares of Groupon are trading higher after Leon Cooperman of Omega Advisors said on CNBC that his firm believes shares are worth 40%-50% more than current trading levels. Cooperman added that the provider of coupons is not a large holding for Omega. Groupon shares are up 5%, or 32c, to $7.15 in afternoon trading.