Yahoo reports $1.37 billion revenue in final quarter as independent company

There may be various price targets for a stock.

Basically, a price target is an individual analyst's projection on the future price of a stock. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. raised its stake in Yahoo! by 1.3% in the third quarter. Different analysts and financial institutions use various valuation methods and consider different economic forces when deciding on a price target. Following the transaction, the executive now owns 573,851 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $26,695,548.52. The author does not have any position in the stock mentioned and in no way is recommending to Buy or Sell Yahoo! (YHOO) to Buy with a price target of $49. While some analysts have a High Price target for the stock of $57 and a Low Price Target of $42. Insiders sold 2,577 shares of company stock worth $114,928 in the last 90 days. Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 5 analysts of Thomson Reuters, 13 analysts given HOLD rating to the stock and 0 given UNDERPERFORM rating. This research may also include ratings and estimates in the reports.

These recommendations can be transferred to a standard scale from 1 to 5. Municipal Employees Retirement System of MI now owns 27,720 shares of the digital content provider's stock valued at $1,195,000 after buying an additional 70 shares during the last quarter.

Shares in the company edged up less than half a per cent. This created a surprise factor of -25% or a numerical difference of $-0.02. Earnings per share serves as an indicator of a company's profitability.

As previously announced, pursuant to the Eleventh Amendment to the Microsoft Search Agreement, the Company completed the transition of its exclusive sales responsibilities to Microsoft for Microsoft's paid search services to premium advertisers in the United States, Canada, and Europe on April 1, 2016 and in its remaining markets (other than Taiwan and Hong Kong) on June 1, 2016.

In other news, CRO Lisa Utzschneider sold 974 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, March 22nd.

Shares of Yahoo! Inc. has a 52-week low of $27.94 and a 52-week high of $45.24. The relative volume of the stock is 1.44, while its market cap is $45.55 Billion. The Moving Average SMA50 is 3.44% while SMA200 is 12.17%. The Return on Investment (ROI) is at -1.6% while it's Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at -0.7%. The stock dropped -2.23% beyond one week and declined -7.63% during previous one month session.

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On Thursday, the stock managed to gain 0.15 percent.

Another critical number in evaluating a stock is P/E or the price to earnings ratio. The stock is showing its Operating Margin of -12.5 percent.

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