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  • 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...

  • Dec 14- An outspoken Yahoo Inc shareholder said on Monday he considers former Yahoo executives Ross Levinsohn and Jacqueline Reses as potential replacements for Chief Executive Officer Marissa Mayer as the internet company comes under pressure to change strategic direction. Eric Jackson, managing director at New York- based SpingOwl Asset Management,...

  • Yahoo's latest game plan is ripped by big investors Monday, 14 Dec 2015 | 12:45 PM ET
    Marissa Mayer

    Plans to explore a reverse spin of its core Internet business and other assets have major stockholders voicing objections.

  • 3 things Yahoo must do: Eric Jackson Monday, 14 Dec 2015 | 8:22 AM ET
    3 things Yahoo must do: Eric Johnson

    Eric Jackson, SpringOwl, shares his thoughts on the future of Yahoo and its top executive Marissa Mayer.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 10- Yahoo Inc Chief Executive Marissa Mayer gave birth to identical twin girls early on Thursday, a day after the company reversed course on a planned spinoff of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.. Thanks to everyone for all of the support and well wishes throughout my pregnancy, "Mayer said in a post on Tumblr, which is owned by Yahoo.