Marissa Mayer


  • Yahoo to spin off its remaining Alibaba stake Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 5:53 PM ET
    An employee works at the Yahoo! Inc. Customer Care Center of Excellence in Amherst, New York, U.S., on Friday, Sept. 26, 2014. Yahoo Inc.

    Yahoo's remaining 384 million shares of Alibaba, valued at $40 billion, will be wrapped into a newly formed independent entity, SpinCo.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 27- Yahoo Inc plans to spin off its 15 percent stake in China's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, responding to pressure to hand over to shareholders its prized e-commerce investment valued at roughly $40 billion. Shareholders feel that Yahoo and its stake in Alibaba would be worth more separately, so long as the Alibaba shares are not subject to the...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 27- Yahoo Inc unveiled a plan for a tax-free spin-off of its 15 percent stake in China's Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, responding to pressure to distribute to shareholders its prized investment valued at roughly $40 billion. Shares of Yahoo were up roughly 7 percent at $51.45 in after-hours trading on Tuesday. The new entity will include Yahoo's...

  • Traders expect fireworks for Yahoo earnings Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 10:28 AM ET
    Yahoo President and CEO Marissa Mayer

    The options market is implying an 8 percent move on Yahoo earnings Tuesday.

  • The only thing that matters in Yahoo’s earnings Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 10:20 AM ET
    Alibaba and Yahoo

    If there's ever been an a earnings announcement when earnings themselves aren't important, it's Yahoo's fourth quarter.

  • Pro has major beef with Yahoo's Mayer   Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 12:30 PM ET
    Pro has major beef with Yahoo's Mayer

    Discussing Yahoo's strategy and growth expectations ahead of earnings, wtih Eric Jackson, Ironfire Capital.

  • Lightning Round: I prefer this to Alibaba Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 6:56 PM ET
    A woman walking past Alibaba signage in Hangzhou, China.

    Are you ready skeedaddy???!!! It's time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.

  • Yahoo shareholders spooked before news from Mayer Wednesday, 14 Jan 2015 | 1:53 PM ET
    Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer speaks at TechCrunch Disrupt NY 2014 in New York.

    Yahoo's stock price has suffered as shareholders get nervous about the company's next strategic move.

  • In defense of Marissa Mayer   Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 11:52 AM ET
    In defense of Marissa Mayer

    Discussing the Yahoo turnaround, angel investor Jason Calacanis, defends Marissa Meyer and highlights her successes as Yahoo CEO.

  • Blodget to Starboard: Give Yahoo some time   Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 11:16 AM ET
    Blodget to Starboard: Give Yahoo some time

    Henry Blodget, Business Insider editor-in-chief & CEO, weighs in on Starboard's letter to Yahoo where the activist investor expressed concern over a potential acquisition.

  • BUZZ-YAHOO INC, AOL INC: STARBOARD KEEPS UP PRESSURE TO MERGE@** Yahoo's shares up 2.4 pct at $49.74; AOL's. **Starboard LP writes to Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, saying company should explore combination with AOL and cut costs to improve profits. **Up to Wednesday's close, AOL's stock had risen 7.3 pct and Yahoo's stock had risen 24.7 pct since Starboard delivered its...

  • Too many rumors could spell trouble for AOL Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 4:14 PM ET
    Lowell McAdam, Verizon, and Tim Armstrong, AOL

    Rumors of an AOL takeover are heating up, but that's not necessarily a good thing.

  • Yahoo's identity crisis   Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 6:22 AM ET
    Yahoo's identity crisis

    Nicholas Carlson, "Marissa Mayer and the Fight to Save Yahoo," author, discusses Mayer's future and plans to grow the brand.

  • Make or break year for Yahoo's Mayer?   Friday, 2 Jan 2015 | 1:19 PM ET
    Make or break year for Yahoo's Mayer?

    Would Yahoo buying Scripps Network make sense? Edmund Lee, Re/code managing editor, and CNBC's Jon Fortt, share their opinions.

  • Yahoo discussed buying Scripps Networks: Report Friday, 2 Jan 2015 | 10:30 AM ET
    Marissa Mayer

    Yahoo executives considered buying cable network Scripps Networks Interactive, but a deal seems unlikely anytime soon, according to Business Insider.

  • Marissa Mayer's problem is she has too much money: Alan Murray

    Matt Murray, The Wall Street Journal, and Alan Murray, Fortune editor, discuss word Yahoo is looking to acquire a cable asset.

  • Can Google make the mobile leap?   Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014 | 10:30 AM ET
    Can Google make the mobile leap?

    Ironfire Capital founder Eric Jackson, provides his top tech predictions for 2015, and discusses if Google can make the jump to mobile next year.

  • Is Tumblr Instagram in hiding?   Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 11:32 AM ET
    Is Tumblr Instagram in hiding?

    Discussing his 2015 outlook for Yahoo, Victor Anthony, Topeka Capital Markets, says from a user perspective Yahoo is becoming a stronger platform and there is big opportunity for Tumblr.

  • How Yahoo may merge, and why March 2015 is key Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 1:11 PM ET
    Yahoo! President and CEO Marissa Mayer delivers a keynote address at the 2014 International CES in Las Vegas, Jan. 7, 2014.

    Dreams of a merger between AOL and Yahoo haven't vanished, but investors will need to wait for a series of events to unfold before getting their wish.

  • Are AOL and Yahoo really thinking merger, again? Wednesday, 17 Dec 2014 | 4:51 PM ET
    Tim Armstrong

    An adaptation from an upcoming book has generated fresh buzz around an AOL-Yahoo merger. Chances are, nothing has changed.