Yahoo! Inc


  • Death of online advertising: Cramer     Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 9:06 AM ET

    Yahoo is buying video ad service BrightRoll for about $640 million. CNBC's Jim Cramer discusses the future of online advertising and the performance of Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer.

  • Early Movers: BZH, YHOO, AOL, SEAS, AGN, WMT & more Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 8:27 AM ET
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    These are the stocks posting the largest moves before the bell: BZH, YHOO, AOL, SEAS, AGN, WMT & more.

  • Yahoo buys BrightRoll in $640M deal     Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 7:16 AM ET

    Edmund Lee, Re/code managing editor, discusses Yahoo's acquisition of video ad startup BrightRoll. Also, Lee shares his thoughts on the possibility of AOL buying Yahoo.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 12- At least two top-10 Yahoo Inc shareholders are so unhappy with Chief Executive Marissa Mayer's turnaround efforts that they are making a direct plea to AOL Inc CEO Tim Armstrong to explore a merger and run the combined company. Their move follows an activist campaign by hedge fund Starboard Value LP, which is pushing Yahoo to consider a deal with...

  • Yahoo to acquire video ad firm BrightRoll for $640M Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014 | 5:15 PM ET

    Yahoo will acquire video advertising network Brightroll in an all-cash deal valued at $640 million.

  • After-hours buzz: Fossil, Yahoo, YY & more Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014 | 5:02 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Take a look at some of Tuesday's after-hours buzz.

  • Yahoo buys video ad service BrightRoll for $640 mln Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014 | 4:59 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 11- Yahoo Inc will pay about $640 million for automated advertising service BrightRoll, beefing up its ability to sell video ads in real-time to marketers. The acquisition sustains Chief Executive Officer Marissa Mayer's acquisition spree and sharpens the company's focus on video ads, which it hopes can offset declining Internet ad prices...

  • Alibaba Singles' Day haul: $9.34B Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014 | 11:33 AM ET
    Alibaba Single's Day sale totals $9.33 Billion.

    Alibaba founder Jack Ma told CNBC about his hopes to take the 11/11 holiday global, working with Apple, and taking Alipay public.

  • 19 trades, 85 seconds: How to play Alibaba Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 6:59 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the markets opened Nov. 5, 2014.

    Alibaba stock pops 4 percent as China's Singles' Day promised a blockbuster boost to its bottom line.

  • Cramer's military salute: Long-term investing keys Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 6:10 PM ET

    Jim Cramer focuses on three long-term investment themes specialized for veterans and active-duty soldiers.

  • Small investors dump stocks, bet big on oil: Report Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 2:52 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Retail traders dialed back their overall exposure to U.S. stocks in October, according to a monthly analysis of customer accounts from TD Ameritrade.

  • The company's software helps customers such as Facebook Inc, Twitter Inc, eBay Inc and Amazon.com Inc sort and handle Big Data. Yahoo owns a 19.6 percent stake in Hortonworks while venture capital firm Benchmark Capital Partners holds 18.7 percent. Goldman Sachs& Co, Credit Suisse and RBC Capital Markets were listed as lead underwriters for the IPO, according to...

  • Cramer: Yahoo way to play Alibaba     Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 9:00 AM ET

    Discussing Alibaba's "Singles' Day," CNBC's Jim Cramer reveals how he would play the Chinese e-commerce giant.

  • Want a job? We'll buy your company: Tech giants Sunday, 9 Nov 2014 | 12:00 PM ET
    Yahoo! headquarters in Sunnyvale, Calif.

    Some investors are taking aim at "acqui-hiries"—the trend of a big company buying a start-up for the sake of raiding its talent.

  • Open vs. shut: The 2 headed coin of transparency Sunday, 9 Nov 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    Two studies offer different conclusions about whether big companies offer too little disclosure about their operations, or perhaps too much.

  • Your first trade for Monday Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 5:32 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.

  • Regis Philbin names his favorite stock picks Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 6:59 PM ET

    Fresh from his hedge-fund internship, Regis Philbin returns to the CNBC "Fast Money" set to share his latest investments.

  • How one company is cashing in on selfies Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 4:45 PM ET

    Companies can’t buy your pics from Instagram, but they can buy them from this photo-sharing app.

  • Digital video may kill the TV star Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 3:14 PM ET
    Charles "Chase" Carey, president and chief operating officer of Twenty-First Century Fox

    Digital video advertising doesn't appear to be the main cause of the recent slump in TV revenue. But the problem isn't going away.

  • Tumblr's plan to grow     Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 11:05 AM ET

    Tumblr CEO David Karp discusses where they need to spend in order to grow and compete with other social services like Facebook.