It told analysts last week that it expects a gain of 35-45% in the underlying profits in its existing business this year. So, what’s not to like! CEO Dara Khosrowshahi was sanguine, although suitably cautious, about European business given the string of terrorist attacks: “Historically, after two-three weeks there is a rebound.” But, “clearly people are shifting the places they are travelling to”. Usually, in uncertainty “people stayed closer to home” - which suits Expedia since it did 58% of its business domestically. Reassuringly, Expedia has not as yet seen any general slowdown. “But if there is, I think companies like ours, companies that are strong on technology and customer and brand sides, can grow through any kind of these disruptions.” Get the full story at EyeForTravel