Yelp Inc


  • NEW YORK, Sept 10- Social media stocks were higher on Wednesday, with Twitter Inc up 4.4 percent to $52.86 on heavy volume after UBS upgraded the stock to "buy" and lifted its price target by $15 to $65. The firm also lifted its targets on LinkedIn Corp, to $260 from $235, and on Facebook Inc by $1 to $95.

  • Yelp wins another round in extortion case fight Friday, 5 Sep 2014 | 7:39 AM ET
    Restaurant reviews displayed on the Yelp app.

    Yelp can lower or raise the rating of a business depending on whether it advertises with the company, a federal appeals court ruled.

  • Get that shopping list ready to buy on the dip Tuesday, 2 Sep 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    A television host points to a graph on a screen at the New York Stock Exchange in New York.

    Investors willing to do extra homework to prepare a shopping list of stocks could reap big rewards from a "buy the dip" strategy.

  • Twitter: We’re happy for our users not to tweet Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    Twitter's 'number two' head honcho told CNBC he was not concerned about the number of its users who were choosing not to 'tweet.'

  • Silicon Valley 'rapidly becoming bipolar': Pro Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 11:57 AM ET

    "A whole bunch of companies" are riding the coattails of valuable companies to undeserved valuations, says serial entrepreneur Max Levchin.

  • Want to get pregnant? This Glow app can help Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 11:46 AM ET
    Glow app phone screens

    The emerging field of big data analytics can play a role for couples trying to have a baby or avoid it, says Silicon Valley pioneer Max Levchin.

  • Google in 2024—what WON'T it be doing? Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 8:15 AM ET
    Google logos are displayed on a computer screen in San Francisco.

    With a healthy cash stockpile, an active VC arm and a cache that's unrivaled in the online world, Google should stay king of the hill, analysts say.

  • 5 things that could derail Google's stock Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 8:00 AM ET
    Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Google Inc.

    With triumphs inevitably comes scrutiny, and Google is the recipient of plenty. Here are five risks the company faces over the next 10 years.

  • Cramer: Why the Street is preparing for the worst Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 6:08 PM ET

    Cramer often look inside the market for insights on broad sentiment. And certain things happened on Wednesday that suggest trouble.

  • Cramer seeks great brands of tomorrow Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 6:07 PM ET
    Jim Cramer on Mad Money.

    From Heinz ketchup to Lays potato chips, favorite brands wield power. And they can generate big returns for investors.

  • Why Janet Yellen should keep her day job Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    The Fed Chair has made a career of predicting interest rates, but as for stock calls—her newest vocation—she's off to an uncertain start.

  • Early movers: FDX, LB, BAC, YELP, FOXA, WEN & more Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 | 7:39 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Yelp hit with shareholder lawsuit over online reviews Wednesday, 6 Aug 2014 | 6:23 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 6- Yelp Inc and its executives were accused in a lawsuit of selling more than $81 million in stock while deceiving shareholders about the quality of consumer reviews on its website.

  • US stocks end higher; Dow halts 4-day loss streak Monday, 4 Aug 2014 | 4:21 PM ET

    U.S. stocks rose on Monday, with the S&P 500 rebounding from its biggest weekly drop since 2012.

  • Market panic is likely to subside: Jon Najarian Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 5:02 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Thursday's market selloff was like Wall Street's Ebola outbreak. But the panic is likely to subside, says "Fast Money" trader Jon Najarian.

  • Early movers: TGT, TWC, CI, WFM, YELP, FDO & more Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 7:49 AM ET
    A live market monitor is viewed on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, July 31- Seattle audio and video technician Todd Mueller showed up last year for what might have been a routine job except for one thing: Amazon.com Inc was taking notes. Amazon's experiment with services goes back to at least mid-2012 in its hometown of Seattle.

  • July 30- Yelp Inc, the operator of consumer review website Yelp.com, reported its first quarterly profit as a public company, shrugging of analyst forecasts of a loss as small business customers spent more on advertising. Yelp shares fell as much as 3 percent in extended trading, before recovering most of the lost ground.

  • After-hours buzz: WFM, YELP, WTW & more Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 5:23 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York.

    Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Wednesday: Whole Foods, Yelp, Weight Watchers & more.

  • Yum Brands says China sales hit by food scandal Wednesday, 30 Jul 2014 | 5:09 PM ET

    July 30- Yum Brands Inc said reports of improper food handling by Chinese supplier Shanghai Husi has had a "significant, negative impact" on same-store sales at its KFC and Pizza Hut outlets in China over the past 10 days. Yelp's shares fell 6.5 percent in extended trading.