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February 7, 2014
14:51 EDTYELP, EXPE, GLUU, TWTROptions with decreasing implied volatility: TWTR YELP EXPE GLUU BOIL
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January 20, 2015
14:09 EDTEXPEOrbitz jumps after Bloomberg says company may be exploring sale
Shares of online travel agency Orbitz Worldwide (OWW) are jumping after Bloomberg reported that the company is exploring the possibility of selling itself. In a note to investors on January 7, research firm FBR Capital wrote that the company could be acquired for over $10 per share, WHAT'S NEW: Orbitz is exploring a potential sale and private equity firms have expressed interest in acquiring the online travel agency, Bloomberg reported today. ANALYST VIEW: On January 7, research firm FBR Capital estimated that Orbitz could be acquired for $10.27 per share. The firm noted that a trade publication, Tnooz.com, had reported that Orbitz could be considering selling itself. Expedia (EXPE) and Priceline (PCLN) could each pay a premium of 30%-plus for Orbitz and still see their profits rise from the acquisition, FBR added. It kept a $9 price target and Outperform rating on Orbitz. PRICE ACTION: In mid-afternoon trading, Orbitz climbed 69c, or 7.5%, to $9.85.
13:51 EDTEXPEOrbitz draws private equity interest as sale explored, Bloomberg says
Orbitz Worldwide (OWW) is working with an adviser to contact potential buyers and has drawn interest from private-equity funds and "other Internet companies," according to Bloomberg, citing people with knowledge of the matter. Shares of Orbitz are up over 10% after the report, while several other names in the online travel space, such as Priceline (PCLN), Expedia (EXPE), and TripAdvisor (TRIP) are also moving. Reference Link
13:43 EDTEXPEExpedia, TripAdvisor tick higher after report on Orbitz sale exploration
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05:57 EDTTWTRTwitter acquires ZipDial, terms not disclosed
Twitter said in a blog entry that the company has agreed to acquire ZipDial a product partner based in Bangalore, India, "to make Twitter even more accessible to people around the world. Over the next several years, billions of people will come online for the first time in countries like Brazil, India and Indonesia. For many, their first online experience will be on a mobile device – but the cost of data may prevent them from experiencing the true power of the Internet. Twitter, in partnership with ZipDial, can make great content more accessible to everyone... This acquisition significantly increases our investment in India, one of the countries where we’re seeing great growth, and also brings us a new engineering office in Bangalore." Terms of the deal have not been disclosed.
January 16, 2015
16:00 EDTTWTROptions Update; January 16, 2015
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11:05 EDTTWTRStocks with call strike movement; TWTR SUNE
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09:37 EDTTWTRActive equity options trading
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08:44 EDTEXPEExpedia may have to pay $180M for Travelocity, says FBR Capital
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07:21 EDTEXPESabre sale of Travelocity to Expedia would be win for both, says Oppenheimer
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January 15, 2015
16:01 EDTTWTROptions Update; January 15, 2015
iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures up 1.01 to 36.13. Option volume leaders: AAPL TSLA TWTR AMZN FB C CLF ABX SUNE according to Track Data.
10:00 EDTYELPOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
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08:06 EDTYELPYelp upgraded to Hold from Sell at Evercore ISI
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06:15 EDTYELPYelp upgraded to Hold from Sell at Evercore ISI
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January 14, 2015
16:00 EDTTWTROptions Update; January 14, 2015
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10:27 EDTYELPFacebook, Google seen at front of 'multi-year' positive run for Internet stocks
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January 13, 2015
16:00 EDTTWTROptions Update; January 13, 2015
iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures up 66c to 34.42. Option volume leaders: AAPL JNJ CELG WFM TSLA TWTR AMZN GILD according to Track Data.
13:12 EDTTWTRTwitter February volatility elevated at 63
Twitter January call option implied volatility is at 49, January weekly is at 48, February is at 63; compared to its 26-week average of 54 according to Track Data, suggesting large near term price movement.
January 12, 2015
16:00 EDTTWTROptions Update; January 12, 2015
iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures up 1.57 to 33.54. Option volume leaders: AAPL TSLA TWTR AMZN AA SIRI RIG FRO C according to Track Data.
15:43 EDTTWTRTwitter in talks to acquire ZipDial of India, TechCrunch reports
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09:34 EDTTWTRActive equity options trading
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