An offer for a $10 voucher for a $5 payment sets the Internet afire. It's not the worst problem for the company to have, however.
Stocks are lower and if the weakness holds into the close, it will mark the first Friday this year in which the major averages suffered daily losses.
The ex-Groupon chief isn't the first tech CEO to get fired from the company he created. And he may not be the last such executive to go on to have a memorable career.
Market to open lower as budget cuts are set to commence Friday.
Stocks are slightly higher despite a weaker-than-expected estimate on GDP growth.
eBay is initiated with an 'outperform,' and BroadSoft is downgraded at 2 firms.
The management of JCPenney and Groupon failed to address how bad things are.
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