Expedia http://kplu.org en Washington stocks outperform the S&P 500, led by Expedia http://kplu.org/post/washington-stocks-outperform-sp-500-led-expedia <p>If you&rsquo;ve been following the gloomy economic news, you might be surprised that lots of Washington stocks have been doing quite well this year.</p><p>Top of the pack so far this year? Expedia, the travel web site company based in Bellevue. Expedia stock has soared 66 percent so far this year.</p><p>What&rsquo;s going on? Dan Su is an analyst with Morningstar who covers Expedia. She says the company has been overhauling its web sites to make them more user-friendly and to better compete with rival Priceline.</p> Mon, 25 Jun 2012 12:00:00 +0000 Ashley Gross 5377 at http://kplu.org Washington stocks outperform the S&P 500, led by Expedia