NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Tuniu  (TOUR - Get Report) popped on Friday, the Chinese online leisure travel company's first day of trading since its IPO.

The company priced its initial public offering of 8 million shares at $9 a share, the bottom end of its $9 to $11 range. The stock opened at $9 and hit a high of $10.64 as of 2:21 p.m.

The stock was up 14% to $10.26 at 2:21 p.m. More than 5.8 million shares had changed hands.

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