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) pushed the Internet industry lower today making it today's featured Internet laggard. The industry as a whole closed the day up 0.2%. By the end of trading, TripAdvisor fell $0.96 (-1.8%) to $51.34 on light volume. Throughout the day, 1,094,579 shares of TripAdvisor exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1,874,300 shares. The stock ranged in price between $51.00-$52.61 after having opened the day at $52.11 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $52.30. Other companies within the Internet industry that declined today were:
), down 37.1%,
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TripAdvisor, Inc., an online travel company, provides trip advisory services. TripAdvisor has a market cap of $6.6 billion and is part of the technology sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 37.3, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 21.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.
TheStreet Ratings rates TripAdvisor as a
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its notable return on equity, good cash flow from operations and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company has favored debt over equity in the management of its balance sheet.
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On the positive front,
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), down 5.4% , were all gainers within the internet industry with
) being today's featured internet industry leader.
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