Posts tagged with "NASDAQ:GRPN"

J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP)’s Turnaround On Track

Posted by sara Frank October 29, 2013 0 Comment 1980 views

While talking at the Women’s Wear Daily conference on Monday, October 28, 2013, J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP)’s  Chief Executive Officer, Myron Ullman said that the sales trends are improving while reinstating the positive forecast for a rise in same store sales during 3Q13. The stock marked a new intraday high of 8.84% as the […]

Enjoy This Holiday Season With Exciting Offers From Groupon Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN)

Posted by Michael Korte October 27, 2013 0 Comment 4562 views

This holiday season Groupon Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) is celebrating five years of great offerings with five outstanding deals based around five elements of cakes, cats, air, fire and music. These deals include five foot party cake, personalized cat drawing, skydiving with a member of the Groupon staff, professional candle blower and wishing team and the five […]

How Will J.C. Penney Company Inc. (NYSE:JCP) & Groupon Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) Capitalize?

Posted by George Brook October 22, 2013 0 Comment 2670 views

J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) seems to have been learning from its peers as it announced to begin offering Thanksgiving Day deals by opening its department stores by 8:00 PM on the night of Thanksgiving Day. Last year the company missed much of the Black Friday rush as it opened its stores by 6:00 AM. […]

Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) Trades Flat

Posted by Peter Lauro October 20, 2013 0 Comment 2072 views

Last week, the government finally reached an agreement in the budget negotiations that had led to the government shutdown for over 2 weeks, and the market heaved a cumulative sigh of relief. But Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) dropped by 0.19% to close at $10.65 in Friday’s trading, despite the fact that there was no concrete news […]

Why Is Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) Upgrading Its Engineering Team?

Posted by Peter Lauro October 11, 2013 0 Comment 2224 views

Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) is adding some muscle to its technical team with three West Coast hires. Brian McCallister has been hired as the Chief technology Officer of the platform division. Stephen Deasy has been hired as the President of Infrastructure & Data Platform and Pete Webb will be the Vice-President of Global Production Operations. In […]

Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) Gets Experts

Posted by Lynn Eisler October 6, 2013 0 Comment 2633 views

On Thursday, Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) named 4 new executive. The company wants to target the key- growth areas and segments in which competitors are eating into their market share. The Amazon veteran, Robbie Schwietzer is now senior vice-president, Operations at the company. He was the vice-president at Amazon Prime. The Hopscotch founder, Lisa Kennedy is […]

Desperate Acquisitions by Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN)?

Posted by Lynn Eisler September 30, 2013 0 Comment 3993 views

The last fortnight was an interesting one for Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN). Last week, the company acquired SideTour. This is an online marketplace via which people can post events of their own and book places for bespoke activities. Just a week prior to that, Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) had acquired Blink, the hotel booking service. The different business […]

Will One Groupon, One meal benefit Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN)

Posted by Chris Bell September 24, 2013 0 Comment 1850 views

Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) is an online market place and City Harvest is the first food-rescue organization in the world. They are now in a joint venture and are presenting a campaign called One Groupon, One Meal. This campaign was launched on 23 September and will run right through to 29 September. The meal deal This […]

Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) will have to recoup its strength to forge-on

Posted by Lynn Eisler August 30, 2013 0 Comment 5315 views

The daily deals business is not as exclusive as it used to be and many global giants are now venturing into this space and Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) suddenly finds that it has some very strong competition. Facebook, the social network giant joined the fray a few years back but has not scathed Groupon yet. However, […]

Is the “goods” move good for Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN)?

Posted by Lynn Eisler August 29, 2013 0 Comment 975 views

The latest news on Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN) was that it was following in Amazon’s footsteps and developing a network of warehouses for its goods business that it wants to expand in a big way. It might just be a step in the right direction but it’s not going to shake things up either for Amazon […]