Yahoo! (YHOO) : Candriam Luxembourg S.c.a. reduced its stake in Yahoo! by 26.96% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 757,838 shares of Yahoo! which is valued at $29,298,017 after selling 279,786 shares in Yahoo! , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Jul 26, 2016.Yahoo! makes up approximately 0.74% of Candriam Luxembourg S.c.a.’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Conning boosted its stake in YHOO in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 450 additional shares and now holds a total of 22,014 shares of Yahoo! which is valued at $851,061. Yahoo! makes up approx 0.04% of Conning’s portfolio. Newsquare Capital sold out all of its stake in YHOO during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 230 shares of YHOO which is valued $8,892.Hartford Investment Management Co reduced its stake in YHOO by selling 2,920 shares or 1.39% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 207,049 shares of YHOO which is valued at $8,153,590. Yahoo! makes up approx 0.17% of Hartford Investment Management Co’s portfolio. Capital Analysts sold out all of its stake in YHOO during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 3,700 shares of YHOO which is valued $140,415.Gateway Investment Advisers boosted its stake in YHOO in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 94 additional shares and now holds a total of 642,217 shares of Yahoo! which is valued at $24,173,048. Yahoo! makes up approx 0.20% of Gateway Investment Advisers’s portfolio.
Yahoo! closed down -0.33 points or -0.86% at $38.19 with 1,31,99,145 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $38.47, the shares hit an intraday low of $38.075 and an intraday high of $38.52 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Yahoo! reported $0.09 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.01 based on the information available during the earnings call on Jul 18, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.10. The company had revenue of $842.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $836.80 million. The company’s revenue was down -19.3 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.16 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Yahoo!. Yahoo! was Downgraded by Morgan Stanley to ” Equal-Weight” on Jul 26, 2016. Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Jul 19, 2016 to “Sector Perform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 39 from a previous price target of $38 .Company shares were Reiterated by UBS on Jul 19, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 43 from a previous price target of $42 .
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 Company’s 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. Yahoo.com 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.