MarketWatch First Take: Yahoo home page revamp hurts display
As investors digest the disappointing results at Yahoo, many focus on the big drop in display-ad sales in the quarter, which got hit by the change in the home page redesign. Yahoo predicts growth again in display later this year.
MarketWatch First Take: Yahoo has high hopes for product revamps
Wall Street is giving props to CEO Marissa Mayer’s efforts so far, along with plans for more product revamps in the vein of recent upgrades to Yahoo Mail and Flickr, writes Therese Poletti.
Stocks to Watch: Big earnings watch Monday: Caterpillar, Yahoo
MarketWatch’s earnings-oriented rundown of shares poised to make moves in the U.S. stock market.
MarketWatch First Take: Yahoo’s new No. 2 comes at a high price
CEO Marissa Mayer brings in her No. 2 executive from Google, but the bonus, one-time retention award and a make-whole bonus and stock show how dearly it’ll cost the Web portal, writes Therese Poletti.
MarketWatch First Take: Yahoo’s Mayer sends a strange signal
By saying investors may not get any cash back from the Alibaba transaction, Yahoo’s new CEO sends the company’s shares lower late and stirs up chatter about a major M&A deal, writes Therese Poletti.