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How Does Yahoo Make Money?

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The question about Yahoo! Inc. (Nasdaq: YHOO) is not necessarily, "How does Yahoo make money?" but rather, "How does Yahoo still make money?"

Online advertising is a tough business to be in, especially when other bigger players are dominating. Yahoo is in trouble.

So, how does Yahoo make money now that the industry has shifted and they aren't one of the leaders? Here's how...

Is Yahoo Stock Worth Buying After Another Lukewarm Earnings Season?

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After Yahoo earnings yesterday (Tuesday), investors have to ask themselves, "Is Yahoo stock worth buying?"

The Yahoo stock price got a nice lift in pre-market trading today. Though, Yahoo earnings weren't a ringing endorsement for the company's ailing core business. But it's still worth a buy.

So why is Yahoo stock worth buying? We answer that here...

Yahoo Stock Price Crash Is Small Blip on Way to Future Gains

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The Yahoo stock price was hammered last week.

Already on a downward trajectory earlier in the week, it fell 6%, closing at $43.43. That is a three-month low.

The most disappointing part of this drop was that it really wasn't Yahoo's fault.

Here's what happened - and why YHOO will rise in 2015...

Yahoo Tax-Free Spin-Off Announced Amid Q4 Earnings (YHOO)

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Yahoo shareholders have finally got what they've been waiting for: a Yahoo tax-free spin-off.

Yahoo stock is up big in after-market hours today (Tuesday). At 4:30 p.m. EDT Yahoo! Inc. (Nasdaq: YHOO) stock was up more than 7%, above $51. This was not because Yahoo quarterly earnings impressed.

Marissa Mayer and the Fight to Save Yahoo: 3 Key Points from Book on YHOO CEO

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For Yahoo shareholders, Nicholas Carlson's Marissa Mayer and the Fight to Save Yahoo! is a must-read.

This is especially true given how crucial Yahoo! Inc. (Nasdaq: YHOO) earnings are today - and how crucial the next year of Yahoo quarterly earnings is going to be.

Here are the three most important takeaways from this book...

What Yahoo (Nasdaq: YHOO) Stock Investors Need to See from Mayer Now

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Yahoo! Inc. (Nasdaq: YHOO) stock rose 4.5% today (Wednesday).

But why? Slight revenue growth was the only good thing to come of YHOO's earnings report Tuesday.

That's why YHOO investors need to see some key events take place to improve Yahoo's outlook.

While CEO Marissa Mayer didn't provide a clear roadmap for YHOO's future, she did drop some hints in the earnings call for what's ahead. So here's what YHOO investors need to see actually happen...

Yahoo Inc! (Nasdaq: YHOO) Stock Up on Optimistic Earnings – But Uncertainty Lies Ahead

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Yahoo Inc! (Nasdaq: YHOO) stock got a boost in after-market trading following an earnings report that beat analyst estimates.

But the numbers are hardly as optimistic as they seem…

Four Stocks to Watch as Tech Earnings Season Begins

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This earnings season will be awash in fascinating storylines from corporate America, and the technology earnings season will no doubt weave the most interesting of narratives.

That's because tech has been on a roll for the third quarter.

Here are the four stocks to watch as tech unveils one of its most important quarters…

Yahoo Stock (Nasdaq: YHOO) Surges Despite First-Ever Mayer Earnings Miss

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Yahoo! Inc. (Nasdaq: YHOO) reported second quarter 2014 earnings results after closing bell today (Tuesday). Despite a miss, Yahoo stock surged more than 2.25% after hours.

Here’s what’s going on…

The Real Reason Yahoo Purchased Blink, and What That Means for YHOO Stock

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Yesterday, Yahoo Inc. (Nasdaq: YHOO) acquired Blink, a mobile-messaging app that allows users to send texts, pictures, and videos that self-destruct after an allotted period of time.

The acquisition fits into Yahoo's trend of buying small mobile companies in hopes of further strengthening its share of the mobile market.

Yahoo and CEO Marissa Mayer better hope that this strategy pays off, because if it fails YHOO stock could be in serious trouble…

Alibaba IPO: Profits Soar as Investors Await Filing

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Yahoo! Inc. (Nasdaq: YHOO) shareholders and prospective Alibaba investors were eagerly awaiting the Yahoo earnings report yesterday as it provides a glimpse into Alibaba's financial numbers.

The report didn't disappoint, as Alibaba saw its profits more than double in the fourth quarter of 2013.

As Alibaba prepares for its IPO in 2014, its value keeps rising. If it continues this strategy, it may be the biggest U.S. IPOs we've ever seen...

How to Play Yahoo! (Nasdaq: YHOO) Stock After Earnings

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Yahoo Inc. (Nasdaq: YHOO) beat Wall Street predictions after the bell on Tuesday by $0.01, with earnings per share (EPS) of $0.38. Despite the beat, the digital media giant's revenue remained stagnant, and its operating income dropped 84% compared to the same quarter a year earlier.

Here's how our expert suggests playing Yahoo stock after Tuesday's earnings results...

Yahoo! Inc. (Nasdaq: YHOO) Earnings Update: Mayer's Perfect Streak Continues

An insight, an idea: Marissa Mayer

The honeymoon may be over for Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer. While her streak of beating earnings estimates remained intact, investors focused on problems with the company's core business and promptly punished the stock. Yet Mayer promised that one strategy she has focused on in the past year

will eventually pay off...

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