Company:  TRIPADVISOR, INC. (TRIP)
Form Type:  S-4/A
Filing Date:  10/31/2011 
CIK:  0001526520 
Address:  400 1ST AVENUE 
City, State, Zip:  NEEDHAM, Massachusetts 02494 
Telephone:  781-800-5800 
Fiscal Year:  12/31 
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$17.80  
Change: 
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Trade Time: 
Jun 30  
Market Cap: 
$2.26B
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Description of Business
Tripadvisor operates the world's largest travel guidance platform, connecting a global audience of prospective travelers with travel partners through rich content, price comparison tools, and online reservation and related services for destinations, accommodations, travel activities and experiences, and restaurants. Our mission is to help people around the world plan, book and experience the perfect trip. In 2000, under our flagship brand Tripadvisor, we launched www.Tripadvisor.com in the U.S. Since then, we have built a portfolio of travel guidance brands and businesses, seamlessly connecting travelers to destinations, accommodations, travel activities and experiences, and restaurants in over 40 markets and over 20 languages worldwide. As of December 31, 2021, Tripadvisor featured more than 1 billion reviews and opinions on nearly 8 million hotels and other accommodations, restaurants, experiences, airlines and cruises.
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  FORM S-4/A
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    SUBJECT TO COMPLETION, DATED OCTOBER 31, 2011
    Additional Information
    Explanatory Note
    TABLE OF CONTENTS
    SUMMARY
    Risk Factors Relating to the Spin-Off
    Risk Factors Relating to Expedia Securities and TripAdvisor ...
    Dividend Policy
    EXPEDIA: SUMMARY SELECTED CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL INFORMATION
    TRIPADVISOR: SUMMARY SELECTED COMBINED FINANCIAL INFORMATION
    RISK FACTORS
    Risk Factors Relating to the Spin-Off
    Risk Factors Relating to Expedia Securities and TripAdvisor ...
    Risk Factors Relating to Expedia's and TripAdvisor's ...
    Risk Factors Relating to TripAdvisor's Business Following ...
    Risk Factors Relating to Expedia's Business Following the ...
    SPECIAL NOTE REGARDING FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS
    Risk Factors
    Material U.S. Federal Income Tax Consequences of the Spin-Off
    Expedia's Merchant and Agency Business Models
      Expedia Properties
    TripAdvisor Capitalization
      Financial Position, Liquidity and Capital Resources
      Quantitative and Qualitative Disclosures About Market Risk
    TripAdvisor Management
      NAME AND TITLE
    Director Compensation
      Compensation Committee Interlocks and Insider Participation
    Historical Compensation of TripAdvisor Executive Officers ...
      COMPENSATION TABLE
      OPTIONS
    Certain TripAdvisor Relationships and Related Party Transactions
    Review and Approval or Ratification of Related Person ...
    Related Person Transactions
      TripAdvisor, Inc. 2011 Stock and Annual Incentive Plan
    Description of Expedia Capital Stock After the Spin-Off
    Transfer Agent
    Description of TripAdvisor Capital Stock After the Spin-Off
    Security Ownership of Certain Beneficial Owners and Management
      BENEFICIAL OWNERS
      BENEFICIAL OWNERS
      BENEFICIAL OWNERS
    CONSEQUENCES OF THE MERGER TO THEM, INCLUDING THE EFFECTS OF ...
      NAME AND TITLE
      NAME AND TITLE
    CERTAIN EXPEDIA RELATIONSHIPS AND RELATED PARTY TRANSACTIONS
    Review and Approval or Ratification of Related Person ...
    Related Person Transactions
    MARKET PRICE AND DIVIDEND INFORMATION FOR EXPEDIA COMMON EQUITY
    LEGAL MATTERS
    EXPERTS
      BALANCE SHEET
      Report of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm
        BALANCE SHEET
    Index to Combined Financial Statements and Exhibits
      Report of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm
        INCOME STATEMENT
        BALANCE SHEET
        CASH FLOW
      NOTES TO FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
    THE MERGER
      Item 20. Indemnification of Directors and Officers.
      Item 21. Exhibits and Financial Statement Schedules.
    SIGNATURES
  EXHIBIT 4.1
  EXHIBIT 4.2
  EXHIBIT 5.1
  EXHIBIT 8.1
  EXHIBIT 10.18
  EXHIBIT 23.1
    Consent of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm
  EXHIBIT 23.2
    Consent of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm
  EXHIBIT 23.3
    Consent of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm
  EXHIBIT 99.1