Expedia net result down 30% as costs bite
The company reported a 16% improvement in revenue, to USD808.4 million, with gross bookings up 14%. Higher average airfares and hotel rates also contributed to the revenue improvement.
For the full year, Expedia reported revenue rose 13.1% year-on-year. Full year earnings were USD421.5 million, compared with USD299.5 million in 2009.
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