Brokerage Firm Rating Update on Yahoo! (YHOO)

Yahoo! (YHOO) : Zacks Investment Research ranks Yahoo! (YHOO) as 3, which is a Hold recommendation. 12 research analysts consider that the stocks fundamentals point to a bright future, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. 3 other analysts are mildly bullish on the stock and favor a Buy. A total of 13 analysts believe that the stock has a limited upside, hence they advise a Hold. The average broker rating of 28 research analysts is 2.04, which indicates as a Buy.

Yahoo! (YHOO) : Average target price received by Yahoo! (YHOO) is $42.24 with an expected standard deviation of $4.77. The most aggressive target on the stock is $53, whereas the most downbeat target is $32. 23 financial analysts are currently covering the stock.


For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. Also, Equity Analysts at the Morgan Stanley downgrades the rating on Yahoo! (NASDAQ:YHOO). The brokerage firm has issued a Equal-weight rating on the shares. The shares were previously rated Overweight. The Analysts at the ratings agency lowers the price target from $46 per share to $42 per share. The rating by the firm was issued on July 26, 2016.

Yahoo! (NASDAQ:YHOO): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $44.19 and the intraday high of $44.92 after having opened at $44.55 on Wednesdays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $44.55, a loss of -0.81%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 9,109,446 shares. The stock failed to cross $44.92 in Wednesdays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $44.71.

Yahoo! Inc. is a technology company. The Company is engaged in providing Internet search, communication and digital content. The Company manages its business geographically: the Americas; Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), and Asia Pacific. The Companys products include Search, Communications, Digital content, Flickr, and Tumblr. Yahoo Search is a search engine serves as a starting point to navigate the Internet and discover information, which is ranked and organized -based on their relevance to the query. Yahoo Mail connects users across mobile phones, tablets and PC. offers news and information, including Yahoo original content and partner content. Flickr is a Web and mobile photo management and sharing service. Tumblr offers a Web platform and mobile applications (particularly on the iOS and Android platforms) that allow users to create, share and curate content. Yahoo is also a digital publisher and advertising technology provider.

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