Local.com Corporation (LOCM ) rose 12.78 percent to $7.19 in early Tuesday trading. Strength being attributed to a NY Post Post article that says “Google (GOOG), whose $6 billion buyout offer was spurned by online coupon site Groupon, is in talks with much smaller rivals of the two-year-old firm.”
LOCM currently trades at a trailing P/E of 24.27, a forward multiple of 7.85 and a t/12 EPS of 0.29. More than 933,000 shares have already traded hands compared to a daily average of around 968,000.
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