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  • Feb 2- Yahoo Inc is expected to say it is exploring "strategic alternatives" after markets close on Tuesday, CNBC reported, citing Dow Jones. Yahoo, which is also scheduled to reports fourth-quarter results after the markets close, declined to comment. Chief Executive Marissa Mayer is set to reveal cost-cutting plans that include slashing 15 percent of the...

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  • Executive Edge: Yahoo to cut jobs Tuesday, 2 Feb 2016 | 6:37 AM ET
    Executive Edge: Yahoo to cut jobs

    The "Squawk Box" news team discusses some of the morning's most provocative headlines, including a report that says Marissa Mayer plans to cut 15 percent of the workforce and close several business units.

  • Yahoo's day of reckoning? Tuesday, 2 Feb 2016 | 5:10 AM ET
    Yahoo's day of reckoning?

    CNBC's Landon Dowdy provides a preview of Yahoo's fourth quarter earnings as activist push for the company to sell its core business.

  • Yahoo's ranking system faces suit Monday, 1 Feb 2016 | 8:14 PM ET
    Yahoo

    One former manager who lost his job at Yahoo is challenging a quarterly employee ranking system, the NYT reports.

  • Yahoo plans to cut workforce by 15%: Report Monday, 1 Feb 2016 | 1:30 PM ET
    Marissa Mayer

    Yahoo is cutting down its workforce and closing several business units, reported the Wall Street Journal.

  • Feb 1- Yahoo Inc Chief Executive Marissa Mayer is set to reveal cost-cutting plans that include a reduction of 15 percent of the internet company's workforce and the closure of several business units, the Wall Street Journal reported. Yahoo had about 11,000 employees as of June 30, according to its website. Activist investor Starboard Value LP in a letter to...

  • Yahoo to cut 15 pct jobs, close several units-WSJ Monday, 1 Feb 2016 | 12:32 PM ET

    Feb 1- Yahoo Inc's Chief Executive Marissa Mayer is set to reveal cost-cutting plans that include a reduction of 15 percent of the internet company's workforce and the closure of several business units, the Wall Street Journal reported. The plans are expected to be announced after Yahoo's fourth-quarter results, the Journal reported, citing people familiar...

  • Early movers: AET, STR, CAH, TWTR, RH & more Monday, 1 Feb 2016 | 7:57 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

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

  • Mayer not leaving Yahoo anytime soon: Report Monday, 1 Feb 2016 | 6:31 AM ET
    Mayer not leaving Yahoo anytime soon: Report

    The "Squawk Box" crew discusses Marissa Mayer's future at Yahoo.

  • Marissa Mayer's plan involves a list with three options Thursday, 28 Jan 2016 | 10:00 AM ET
    Marissa Mayer's plan involves a list with three options

    The Yahoo CEO creates an invest, maintain, kill list as part of the Internet company’s restructuring efforts.

  • Yahoo’s brain drain shows a loss of faith Monday, 11 Jan 2016 | 11:56 AM ET
    Marissa Mayer, chief executive officer of Yahoo! Inc.

    More than a third of Yahoo staff has reportedly left in the last year. Some have lost faith in Marissa Mayer, the NYT reports.

  • More Yahoo layoffs could be ahead Monday, 11 Jan 2016 | 11:36 AM ET
    More Yahoo layoffs could be ahead

    Former Yahoo CFO Tim Morse says Yahoo is a "big ship to turn" and the company needs more time to turn around.

  • Twitter shares down 48% in past year Monday, 11 Jan 2016 | 8:45 AM ET
    Twitter shares down 48% in past year

    Robert Peck, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, weighs in on the slump in Twitter's stock and what the social media company needs to do to revamp growth. Also Peck shares his thoughts on Yahoo.

  • Early movers: BXLT, AEO, HSY, M, APOL, WSM & more Monday, 11 Jan 2016 | 7:57 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

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

  • More cuts ahead at Yahoo Thursday, 7 Jan 2016 | 5:37 AM ET
    More cuts ahead at Yahoo

    A big round of layoff may be on the way at Yahoo as the company struggles to get its restructuring plan back on track and activists call for change, reports CNBC's Landon Dowdy.

  • Jan 6- Activist investor Starboard Value LP on Wednesday ramped up pressure on Yahoo Inc, taking aim at Chief Executive Officer Marissa Mayer and her leadership team and raising the prospect a proxy battle is nearing. Starboard, which owns about 0.75 percent of the company, has been pushing for changes at Yahoo since 2014, urging it to separate its Asian assets...

  • Jan 5- Several major Yahoo Inc. The shareholders said they would prefer that than wait for Yahoo to go through with its plan to seek a tax-free spin-off of the operation, which includes Yahoo's sports and news sites as well as its popular email service. The IRS helped to kill off a previous Yahoo plan to spinoff its stake in Chinese ecommerce giant Alibaba Group...

  • Yahoo better off private? Wednesday, 30 Dec 2015 | 11:07 AM ET
    Yahoo better off private?

    Shares of Yahoo are down about 33 percent in 2015 amid uncertainty about the future of the company and its CEO Mayer. Dan Rosensweig, Chegg President and CEO, shares his opinions.

  • HOUSTON, Dec 14- Exxon Mobil Corp's appointment of the head of its refining business as its new president makes him the probable successor to Chief Executive Rex Tillerson and was designed to avoid raising eyebrows on Wall Street, analysts said on Monday. Cheniere Energy Inc founder Charif Souki was ousted as CEO on Sunday after activist board members opposed...