Priceline.com (PCLN) is leaving rivals Expedia (EXPE) and Orbitz (OWW) in the dust, notes...

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Priceline.com (PCLN) is leaving rivals Expedia (EXPE) and Orbitz (OWW) in the dust, notes YCharts. While Priceline has grown its revenue by 209% since the beginning of 2008, Expedia has only grown 29.4%, and Orbitz has actually seen its sales drop 10.7%. However, Priceline's search keyword spending is also rising: online advertising expenses rose 64% Y/Y in Q4, and made up 22% of revenue. (yesterday)