Articles tagged “valuations”

Uber’s Gargantuan $10.7 Billion Burn Rate Is One of a Kind

Uber’s Gargantuan $10.7 Billion Burn Rate Is One of a Kind

Eric Newcomer and Ian King, Bloomberg

Uber may have investors and consumers on its side, but the ridesharing leader can't spend this deeply while losing money forever — especially if it wants an initial public offering in 2019.

9 months ago

The Unicorns: These Are the 15 Most Valuable Private Companies in Travel

The Unicorns: These Are the 15 Most Valuable Private Companies in Travel

Rafat Ali, Skift

The online travel booking world has seen few new successes in the last decade and this list reflects it. On the other hand, digital technologies are changing all other aspects of travel, transport and leisure activities.

3 years ago

Airbnb Near Deal to Raise At $24 Billion Valuation; Projections Show $900 Million Revenues

Airbnb Near Deal to Raise At $24 Billion Valuation; Projections Show $900 Million Revenues

Eric Newcomer, Bloomberg

Airbnb is now valued more than all other hotel giants, and if revenues come in at what they project it to be, then they will be a bigger threat than what the traditional hospitality and online travel sector leaders has been giving it credit for.

3 years ago

Uber’s $40 Billion Valuation Tops Market Caps of Delta, American Air and Marriott

Uber’s $40 Billion Valuation Tops Market Caps of Delta, American Air and Marriott

Trista Kelley, Bloomberg

You just know there's some fool in Silicon Valley arguing that Uber is still undervalued.

4 years ago