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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 5.15
YHOO's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
52% of the 374 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 7.12 vs. YHOO: 5.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
YHOO' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.66  Med: 20.16 Max: No Debt
Current: 5.15
Equity to Asset 0.64
YHOO's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
55% of the 364 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 0.61 vs. YHOO: 0.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
YHOO' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.63  Med: 0.82 Max: 0.93
Current: 0.64
0.63
0.93
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 1.18
M-Score: -2.75
WACC vs ROIC
17.64%
-20.53%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 5/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) -105.35
YHOO's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
93% of the 366 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 4.62 vs. YHOO: -105.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
YHOO' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -105.35  Med: 10.67 Max: 16.06
Current: -105.35
-105.35
16.06
Net-margin (%) -96.74
YHOO's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
92% of the 366 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.59 vs. YHOO: -96.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
YHOO' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -96.74  Med: 15.58 Max: 162.87
Current: -96.74
-96.74
162.87
ROE (%) -16.15
YHOO's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
78% of the 343 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. YHOO: -16.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
YHOO' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -16.15  Med: 8.42 Max: 29.12
Current: -16.15
-16.15
29.12
ROA (%) -10.49
YHOO's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
74% of the 376 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.30 vs. YHOO: -10.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
YHOO' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -10.49  Med: 6.9 Max: 24.75
Current: -10.49
-10.49
24.75
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -323.34
YHOO's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
85% of the 372 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 29.00 vs. YHOO: -323.34 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
YHOO' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -323.34  Med: 48.5 Max: 650.38
Current: -323.34
-323.34
650.38
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 8.50
YHOO's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
51% of the 253 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 7.40 vs. YHOO: 8.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
YHOO' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.1  Med: 13.5 Max: 144
Current: 8.5
-9.1
144
» YHOO's 10-Y Financials

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Guru Trades

Q4 2015

YHOO Guru Trades in Q4 2015

John Burbank 1,365,000 sh (+1606.25%)
Paul Tudor Jones 704,921 sh (+318.89%)
PRIMECAP Management 5,804,880 sh (+22.35%)
Mario Gabelli 669,060 sh (+2.39%)
First Pacific Advisors 3,894,540 sh (+0.08%)
Steven Romick 3,412,700 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox 8,000 sh (unchged)
David Einhorn 2,025,000 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Murray Stahl 68,959 sh (-5.77%)
Louis Moore Bacon 249,965 sh (-23.09%)
Jeremy Grantham 1,361,900 sh (-64.72%)
Pioneer Investments 419,900 sh (-64.79%)
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Q1 2016

YHOO Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Howard Marks 423,626 sh (New)
George Soros 141,924 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 2,662,500 sh (New)
John Burbank 4,687,039 sh (+243.37%)
David Einhorn 4,408,000 sh (+117.68%)
Mario Gabelli 761,080 sh (+13.75%)
PRIMECAP Management 5,938,080 sh (+2.29%)
Steven Romick 3,412,700 sh (unchged)
John Burbank 200,000 sh (unchged)
Pioneer Investments Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
First Pacific Advisors 3,889,440 sh (-0.13%)
Murray Stahl 63,952 sh (-7.26%)
Paul Tudor Jones 536,336 sh (-23.92%)
Dodge & Cox 5,500 sh (-31.25%)
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Q2 2016

YHOO Guru Trades in Q2 2016

First Eagle Investment 956,260 sh (New)
RS Investment Management 36,560 sh (New)
Jim Simons 1,313,700 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 200,000 sh (New)
John Burbank 7,271,537 sh (+55.14%)
First Pacific Advisors 4,607,570 sh (+18.46%)
PRIMECAP Management 6,300,380 sh (+6.10%)
Steven Romick 3,412,700 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox 5,500 sh (unchged)
John Burbank 2,500,000 sh (unchged)
David Einhorn 4,408,000 sh (unchged)
Howard Marks Sold Out
George Soros Sold Out
Murray Stahl 57,736 sh (-9.72%)
Mario Gabelli 623,390 sh (-18.09%)
Steven Cohen 1,416,900 sh (-46.78%)
Paul Tudor Jones 264,138 sh (-50.75%)
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Q3 2016

YHOO Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Jana Partners 199,070 sh (New)
Leucadia National 177,504 sh (New)
David Tepper 1,800,000 sh (New)
Caxton Associates 25,000 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 3,898,847 sh (+175.17%)
First Pacific Advisors 5,404,500 sh (+17.30%)
Paul Tudor Jones 268,040 sh (+1.48%)
First Eagle Investment 970,160 sh (+1.45%)
Steven Romick 3,412,700 sh (unchged)
Dodge & Cox 5,500 sh (unchged)
John Burbank Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 6,290,580 sh (-0.16%)
David Einhorn 4,383,100 sh (-0.56%)
Mario Gabelli 584,498 sh (-6.24%)
Louis Moore Bacon 150,000 sh (-25.00%)
Murray Stahl 39,284 sh (-31.96%)
Jim Simons 727,200 sh (-44.64%)
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Business Description

Industry: Online Media » Internet Content & Information
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Yahoo! Inc is a technology company. It offers search, content and communication on mobile phone, tablet or desktop.

Yahoo! Inc was incorporated in 1995 and is a Delaware corporation. The Company is a technology company. It offers search, content and communication on mobile phone, tablet and desktop. It's segments include Americas, EMEA and Asia Pacific. The advertisers can build their businesses through advertising to targeted audiences on its online properties and services (Yahoo Properties) and a distribution network of third party entities who integrate its advertising offerings into their Websites or other offerings. The Yahoo Search serves as a starting point to navigate the Internet and discover information that matters to users, offering rich search results ranked and organized based on their relevance to the query. Yahoo Answers enables users to seek, discover and share knowledge and opinions across mobile phones, tablets and desktop. Yahoo Mail connects users to the people and things that are important to them across mobile phones, tablets and desktop. Yahoo Messenger is an instant messaging service that provides an interactive and personalized way for users to connect, communicate and share experiences on a real-time basis. Yahoo.com brings together the relevant content-including Yahoo original content and partner content-curated from across the Web. Its homepage is optimized across mobile phones, tablets and desktop. My Yahoo is a customizable homepage that gives registered users the ability to create, configure and easily modify their custom page with news and information from around the Web. Yahoo Weather provides users with real-time weather conditions and information for their favourite cities and locations and is available on desktop, tablets and mobile phones. Yahoo News provides original, premium, partner, and syndicated news via text, photos, and video to engage users with wide-ranging, up-to-the-minute coverage and analysis into topical news events. Yahoo Sports serves the audiences of digital sports enthusiasts in the world. Yahoo Finance provides a comprehensive set of financial data, information, and tools that help users make informed financial decisions. Yahoo Entertainment and Lifestyles is a collection of properties focused on emerging trends and information in popular culture, women's issues, and media. Yahoo Celebrity, Movies, TV and Music are destinations for celebrity gossip, movie, music, and TV premiers, and awards coverage. The Company provides original, premium and third-party news, finance, sports, entertainment, and lifestyle video content distributed in contextually relevant experiences across Yahoo Properties. Flickr is a web and mobile photo management and sharing service that makes it easy for users to upload, store, organize, and share their photos. Flickr offers all members one terabyte of free storage. Tumblr offers a web service and mobile applications (particularly on the iOS and Android platforms) that allow users to create and share content of all kinds-including images, video, audio, and text, a

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Ratios

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history
Forward P/E 64.10
YHOO's Forward P/E is ranked lower than
89% of the 134 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 24.45 vs. YHOO: 64.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 1.10
YHOO's P/B is ranked higher than
85% of the 456 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 3.22 vs. YHOO: 1.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
YHOO' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.88  Med: 1.74 Max: 7.21
Current: 1.1
0.88
7.21
P/S 7.64
YHOO's P/S is ranked lower than
80% of the 469 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.59 vs. YHOO: 7.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
YHOO' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.82  Med: 5.6 Max: 12.2
Current: 7.64
1.82
12.2
PFCF 47.53
YHOO's PFCF is ranked lower than
83% of the 205 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 29.66 vs. YHOO: 47.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
YHOO' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.35  Med: 37.82 Max: 103.22
Current: 47.53
9.35
103.22
POCF 33.73
YHOO's POCF is ranked lower than
77% of the 256 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 21.37 vs. YHOO: 33.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
YHOO' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.02  Med: 18.92 Max: 56.4
Current: 33.73
6.02
56.4
Shiller P/E 37.31
YHOO's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
68% of the 28 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 48.51 vs. YHOO: 37.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
YHOO' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 16.54  Med: 32.72 Max: 119.19
Current: 37.31
16.54
119.19
Current Ratio 6.14
YHOO's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
89% of the 365 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 1.97 vs. YHOO: 6.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
YHOO' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.41  Med: 3.27 Max: 13.43
Current: 6.14
1.41
13.43
Quick Ratio 6.14
YHOO's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
89% of the 365 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 1.84 vs. YHOO: 6.14 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
YHOO' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.41  Med: 3.27 Max: 13.43
Current: 6.14
1.41
13.43
Days Sales Outstanding 69.40
YHOO's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
73% of the 293 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 46.80 vs. YHOO: 69.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
YHOO' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 52.88  Med: 66.6 Max: 84.77
Current: 69.4
52.88
84.77
Days Payable 24.21
YHOO's Days Payable is ranked lower than
80% of the 265 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 56.47 vs. YHOO: 24.21 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
YHOO' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.89  Med: 29.66 Max: 62.62
Current: 24.21
14.89
62.62

Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 5.30
YHOO's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
96% of the 219 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: -1.60 vs. YHOO: 5.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
YHOO' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -23.4  Med: 0.3 Max: 8.1
Current: 5.3
-23.4
8.1

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 1.12
YHOO's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
91% of the 399 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 4.70 vs. YHOO: 1.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
YHOO' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.12  Med: 5.63 Max: 103.61
Current: 1.12
1.12
103.61
Price/Projected FCF 1.44
YHOO's Price/Projected FCF is ranked higher than
60% of the 204 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 1.85 vs. YHOO: 1.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
YHOO' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.75  Med: 1.81 Max: 12.42
Current: 1.44
0.75
12.42
Price/Median PS Value 1.37
YHOO's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
77% of the 416 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 0.94 vs. YHOO: 1.37 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
YHOO' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.42  Med: 1.5 Max: 24.91
Current: 1.37
0.42
24.91
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -15.80
YHOO's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
90% of the 469 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 2.89 vs. YHOO: -15.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
YHOO' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -15.8  Med: 2.7 Max: 39.4
Current: -15.8
-15.8
39.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 31.03
YHOO's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 118 Companies
in the Global Internet Content & Information industry.

( Industry Median: 15.97 vs. YHOO: 31.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
YHOO' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -9.3  Med: 18.9 Max: 69.5
Current: 31.03
-9.3
69.5

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $4,973
EPS (TTM) $ -5.11
Beta2.09
Short Percentage of Float5.85%
52-Week Range $26.15 - 44.92
Shares Outstanding (Mil)954.12

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Revenue (Mil $) 4,436 4,523 4,579 5,736
EPS ($) 0.45 0.55 1.31 2.24
EPS w/o NRI ($) 0.45 0.55 1.31 2.24
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
11.26%
Dividends Per Share ($)
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