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Priceline agrees to purchase OpenTable for $2.6 billion

By Shawn Knight
Jun 13, 2014
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  1. Online travel booking site Priceline is getting in the restaurant business. The company on Friday announced they will buy OpenTable for $2.6 billion in cash, agreeing to pay $103 per share - a 46 percent premium over yesterday's closing price...

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  2. Whoever sold those puts, ouch.
     
  3. wastedkill

    wastedkill TS Evangelist Posts: 1,329   +291

    So 80% of the revenue came from within the US whilst another 80% came from outside the US hmm so overall they earned 160% revenue, how is that possible?

    How did Priceline get $2.6billion cash.... thats a lot... did they save up 15yrs worth of cash or what???? Their is no way Priceline's profit was $500mill last year..
     
  4. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar TS Evangelist Posts: 6,473   +963

    Wow $2.6 billion, that is crazy! Not sure if it is worth that much...
     

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