Subscribe to Money Morning get daily headlines subscribe now! Money Morning Private Briefing today's private briefing Access Your Profit Alerts

Yahoo! Inc (NASDAQ: YHOO)

$50.31 USD -$0.34 (-0.67%)
Last Price $50.31
Net Change $-0.34 (-0.67%)
Bid $50.23
Ask Price $50.38
Open Price $50.66
Previous Close Price $50.65
High Price $50.9
Low Price $50.26
Number of Trades 36,905
Volume 7,491,430
Fifty Two Week High $51.23 (2017-05-19)
Fifty Two Week Low $35.05 (2016-06-27)
Average Daily Volume 7,446,864
Share Outstanding 958,550 Shares
Total Dividend Payout 0/yr
Dividend Yield 0%
1st Quarter Earnings $0.18 (2017-04-18)
2nd Quarter Earnings $0.25 (2017-01-23)
3nd Quarter Earnings $0.2 (2016-10-18)
4th Quarter Earnings $0.09 (2016-07-18)
PE Ratio $200.72
EPS Growth $78.26
Recent Earnings $0.18
Annual EPS $0.25
Last Quarter EPS $
Market Capitalization $48.22B
Insider Shareholders % 0.092%
Annual Revenue $0B
No. Shares Outstanding 958,550
Inst. Shareholder % 82.76%
Annual Net Income $-0.02B
TTM Net Profit Margin $-0.29
1-Year Return 38.16%
3-Year Return 44.22%
5-Year Return 229.97%
5-Year Revenue Growth 3.71%
5-Year Earnings Growth -72.29%
5-Year Dividend Growth 0%
Annual Dividend $0
Annual Dividend Yield 0%
Change in EPS YTD 78.260002%
Dividends per Share $0.11
Stock Split Ratio 2-1
Beta 1.68
Yahoo! Inc. is a global Internet communications, commerce and media company that offers a comprehensive branded network of services. As one of the first online navigational guides to the World Wide Web, Yahoo! is one of the leading guides in terms of traffic, advertising, and household and business user reach. The company also provides online business and enterprise services designed to enhance the productivity and Web presence of Yahoo!'s clients.

Today's Yahoo Stock Update

In addition to our detailed company analysis, we also want to keep investors updated with the most important daily Yahoo stock numbers, like the latest close, and the one-year price change, and more, for today, May 23, 2017 . First, YHOO shares climbed 0.94% or $0.47 from the day before. That brought the Yahoo stock closing price to $50.65. Simply checking out yesterday's YHOO numbers isn't as helpful as looking at the big picture, so let's do that now... At today's price, YHOO is trading at a higher price than it was one-year ago, with shares up 38.77%.

BREAKING: How a 26(f) Program Can Save Your Retirement

The Yahoo stock price 52-week high is $51.23. That was hit on 5/19/2017. The YHOO stock 52-week low is $35.05, reached on 6/27/2016. Also important to note - YHOO trading volume yesterday was 11,181,899. That's higher than Yahoo stock's average daily trading volume of 9,747,443. The market cap of Yahoo is 48,550,557,000. That means Yahoo has a large market cap, because it's between 10 billion and 200 billion. As of April 1, 2016, the company with the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies is Apple.

TRENDING: The Best Stocks to Buy Now

The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of Yahoo stock is 198.52. That's smaller than the March 2016 S&P 500 P/E ratio of about 23. To really gauge if this stock's P/E is high or low, you should compare YHOO to other companies in the same industry. The current EPS (earnings per share) of YHOO is -0.02. Beta - how closely the stock trades with the overall market, with a beta of 1 meaning it trades in step with the broader index -- for Yahoo is 1.68. Yahoo stock does not pay a dividend right now. Most income investors look for "dividend stocks" that have a yield of 2% or more, but there are different factors that affect the health of a company's payout. For more info on Yahoo stock, check out all the free content we give you at Money Morning. You'll find YHOO stock news and coverage on dozens of other key stocks, updated daily.

UP NEXT: These Are the Top 5 Marijuana Stocks to Watch in 2017 - Don't Miss This Sector's Staggering Profit Potential

Click here to read more stories