Travelzoo Inc

(

TZOO

) pushed the Internet industry lower today making it today's featured Internet loser. The industry as a whole closed the day down 0.6%. By the end of trading, Travelzoo Inc fell 45 cents (-1.6%) to $27.20 on light volume. Throughout the day, 368,932 shares of Travelzoo Inc exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 883,600 shares. The stock ranged in price between $26.69-$28.18 after having opened the day at $28 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $27.65. Other company's within the Internet industry that declined today were:

eDiets.com Inc

(

DIET

), down 14.6%,

eDiets.com Inc

(

DIETD

), down 14.6%,

Banks.com Inc

(

BNX

), down 12.6%, and

Friendfinder Networks Inc

(

FFN

), down 8.8%.

Travelzoo Inc., an Internet media company, publishes travel and entertainment deals from travel and entertainment companies in North America and Europe. Travelzoo Inc has a market cap of $414.2 million and is part of the

technology

sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 648.8, equal to the average internet industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 33.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

TheStreet Ratings rates Travelzoo as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and growth in earnings per share. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and disappointing return on equity.

On the positive front,

China Finance Online

(

JRJC

), up 7.7%,

Market Leader Inc

(

LEDR

), up 6.4%,

Local.com Corporation

(

LOCM

), up 5.7%, and

Groupon Inc

(

GRPN

), up 5%, were all gainers within the internet industry with

Yahoo! Inc

(

YHOO

) being today's featured internet industry winner.

For investors not wanting singular stock exposure, ETFs may be of interest. Investors who are bullish on the internet industry could consider

First Trust Dow Jones Internet Idx

(

FDN

) while those bearish on the internet industry could consider

ProShares Ultra Short Technology

(

REW

).

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