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So what was the most popular U.S. website last month? Not Google (sort of). Turns out that Yahoo had the most unique monthly visitors in July, beating even the search king.
Marissa Mayer, Yahoo CEO, is on the cover of the September issue of Vogue. Jacob Weisberg, Slate Group, discusses his interview with the CEO.
Yahoo named former eBay executive Maynard Webb as its permanent chairman. The move comes as CEO Marissa Mayer's turnaround effort hits the one-year mark.
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 16- Yahoo Inc said it appointed veteran technology executive and Silicon Valley investor Maynard Webb as chairman, replacing Fred Amoroso at the company, which is struggling to jumpstart its advertising business.
The September issue of Vogue features an unexpected image of a glammed-up Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer stretched out on a lounge, tablet-dangling carefree at hand.
As part of Yahoo's acquisition of Tumblr, the blogging service's founder, David Karp, will receive a $81 million payment if he stays will the company for the next four years.
Marissa Mayer has to make big changes to Yahoo to compete with Facebook and Google in the mobile space. And one way she is getting the mobile talent necessary is via acqui-hires.
*Yahoo stock surged more than 80 percent in last 12 months. SAN FRANCISCO, July 22- Activist hedge fund Third Point LLC reached an agreement to sell two-thirds of its stake in Yahoo Inc back to the company, pocketing a tidy profit and relinquishing three seats on the board of a company trying to effect a tricky turnaround.
July 22- Activist hedge fund Third Point LLC reached an agreement to sell two-thirds of its stake in Yahoo Inc back to the company for $29.11 per share on Monday, sending shares of the Internet company down nearly 5 percent. Three Yahoo board directors appointed by Third Point, including Daniel Loeb, the hedge fund's chief, will resign from Yahoo's board.
The Street’s buzzing about Marissa Mayer and the surprising weakness in Yahoo!’s earnings release. Cramer, however, thinks it would be a mistake to underestimate her.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 16- Yahoo Inc trimmed its outlook for 2013 revenue after revealing a sharp 12 percent slide in ad prices in the second quarter, signs that CEO Marissa Mayer's attempts to revive the struggling Internet giant may not produce quick results.
*At least seven brokerages raise price targets on Yahoo stock. July 17- Yahoo Inc's lackluster results failed to put off Wall Street analysts, who focused on its stake in the fast-growing Chinese e-commerce firm Alibaba and Chief Executive Marissa Mayer's product development efforts.
Yahoo! exceeded quarterly earnings expectations but revenues disappointed. CNBC's Carl Quintanilla, Jim Cramer, and David Faber discuss.
Ken Sena, Evercore Partners, breaks down the tech company's quarterly results and weighs in on CEO Marisa Mayer's management style and Yahoo's role in the M&A space.
*Yahoo has focused on selling premium ad space- analyst. SAN FRANCISCO, July 17- Marissa Mayer's plan to resuscitate Yahoo seems a simple one: get back the eyeballs, sell more ads and charge higher prices.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 16- Yahoo Inc trimmed its outlook for 2013 revenue on Tuesday after reporting ongoing reductions in display advertising sales volume and prices in the second quarter, signs that CEO Marissa Mayer's attempts to revive the struggling Internet giant may not produce results in a timely fashion.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 16- Yahoo Inc's second-quarter net revenue was down slightly at $1.071 billion, as the Internet company posted adjusted profit that was ahead of Wall Street targets. Shares of Yahoo, which have gained about 70 percent since Chief Executive Marissa Mayer took the helm a year ago, were down 2 percent at $26.30 in after-hours trading on Tuesday.
Daniel Rosensweig, Chegg president and CEO, and Kara Swisher, All Things Digital, provide a progress report on the CEO's first year at the helm of the tech giant and what investors can expect to see in the future.
Ronald Josey, JMP Securities, provides a preview of the tech giant's quarterly results and perspective on Marissa Mayer's accomplishments one year after she took the helm as CEO.
CNBC's Ross Westgate comments on Marissa Mayer's leadership at Yahoo, with 16 acquisitions completed and a 70 percent stock rally in the span of one year.