Investor FAQs

How many employees does Expedia, Inc., have, and where are they located?
As of December 31, 2013, Expedia, Inc. employed approximately 14,570 full-time and part-time employees worldwide across its network of brands, including approximately 3,490 employees of eLong, Inc., a Chinese subsidiary.

What is Expedia, Inc.'s Mission Statement?
 To revolutionize travel through the power of technology.

What is Expedia, Inc.'s fiscal year?
Our fiscal year mirrors the calendar year, with the last day of our year occurring on December 31. Our quarterly periods conclude on March 31, June 30, September 30, and December 31.

What are Expedia, Inc.'s credit ratings?

S&P: BBB-

Moodys: Ba1

Fitch: BBB-

Does the Company pay a dividend?
We declared our first quarterly cash dividend in the first quarter of 2010. Future declarations of dividends and the establishment of future record and payment dates are subject to the final determination of Expedia’s Board of Directors. History of our dividend payments can be found here.

Do you offer a direct investment or dividend reinvestment program?
We do not currently offer direct stock purchase or dividend reinvestment programs.

Who is Expedia, Inc.'s transfer agent?
Computershare is Expedia, Inc.’s transfer agent and can be reached three different ways:

Internet
For general information or frequently asked questions, go to www.computershare.  Using the Investor Centre, you can access your account 24 hours a day, seven days a week by going to www.computershare.com/Investor.

Telephone
1-866-202-9254 (US & Canada)
1-201-680-6578 (Outside the US)

Postal Mail
Please address your correspondence as follows:
Expedia, Inc.
c/o Shareowner Services
P.O. Box 358010
Pittsburgh, PA 15252-8010

Stockholders who have physical stock certificates should contact Computershare in the event of a name change, a change of address, or if their certificate has been lost or stolen. Additionally, if a registered holder has not received a Notice of Availability of Proxy Materials in advance of the Annual Meeting, Computershare is the appropriate contact.

I'm a shareholder, but don't have stock certificates. How do I update my name and address, or request proxy and financial information?
If you own stock, but do not have stock certificates, your shares are held for you by a bank or brokerage firm. In this case, please be sure to notify your bank or brokerage firm in the event of a name or address change, or if you need a Proxy Card and Statement and Annual Report in advance of the Annual Meeting.

How can I obtain quarterly and annual reports for Expedia, Inc.?
You can access those and other financial materials (including SEC filings) within the investors section.  We can also arrange to have printed materials mailed to you directly if you contact our investor relations team.

Where can I see a history of Expedia, Inc.'s stock trading?
On which market is Expedia, Inc. traded?
Expedia, Inc. is traded on the NASDAQ stock exchange, under the ticker symbol EXPE.

How should the special dividend declared on December 7, 2012 be treated?
The special dividend declared on December 7, 2012 will be treated as “qualified dividend income” for U.S. federal income tax purposes. Expedia urges its shareholders to consult with their tax advisors regarding their specific tax circumstances and the appropriate tax treatment of dividends including applicable U.S. federal, state, local, and foreign tax considerations.

How can I contact Investor Relations directly?
Write to us at Expedia, Inc., Investor Relations, 333 108th Avenue NE, Bellevue, WA 98004 or email us at ir@expedia.com.