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Yahoo Inc. (YHOO) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

Yahoo Inc. (YHOO) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

- provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:

  • Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
  • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
  • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.

Yahoo Inc. (Yahoo) is a digital media company, which provides personalized digital content and experience across devices. It offers a wide range of Internet-based services such as search engine, electronic mailing, Internet communication, and marketing services to advertisers and others. The company markets its products through field, mid-market and resellers/small business. Yahoo operates data centers in the US, Brazil, Europe and Asia. The company operates along with its subsidiaries in various countries including the UK, Ireland, India, Hong Kong, Singapore, China, Brazil, Argentina, Canada, Mexico, Japan, South Korea, Australia, France and Germany. Yahoo is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, the US.

Yahoo Inc. Key Recent Developments

Jan 14, 2015: Yahoo Wins Data Center Energy Efficiency Award Utilizing Cooling Optimization and Control Solution from SynapSense, a Panduit Company

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You get detailed information about the company and its operations to identify potential customers and suppliers.
The profile analyzes the company’s business structure, operations, major products and services, prospects, locations and subsidiaries, key executives and their biographies and key competitors.

Understand and respond to your competitors’ business structure and strategies, and capitalize on their weaknesses. Stay up to date on the major developments affecting the company.
The company’s core strengths and weaknesses and areas of development or decline are analyzed and presented in the profile objectively. Recent developments in the company covered in the profile help you track important events.

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Opportunities that the company can explore and exploit are sized up and its growth potential assessed in the profile. Competitive and/or technological threats are highlighted.

Scout for potential investments and acquisition targets, with detailed insight into the companies’ strategic, financial and operational performance.
Financial ratio presented for major public companies in the profile include the revenue trends, profitability, growth, margins and returns, liquidity and leverage, financial position and efficiency ratios.

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Key elements such as SWOT analysis, corporate strategy and financial ratios and charts are incorporated in the profile to assist your academic or business research needs.

Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company

Section 1 - About the Company
Yahoo Inc. - Key Facts
Yahoo Inc. - Key Employees
Yahoo Inc. - Key Employee Biographies
Yahoo Inc. - Major Products and Services
Yahoo Inc. - History
Yahoo Inc. - Company Statement
Yahoo Inc. - Locations And Subsidiaries
Head Office
Other Locations & Subsidiaries
Section 2 – Company Analysis
Yahoo Inc. - Business Description
Yahoo Inc. - Corporate Strategy
Yahoo Inc. - SWOT Analysis
SWOT Analysis - Overview
Yahoo Inc. - Strengths
Strength - Product Development Expertise
Strength - Search Segment
Yahoo Inc. - Weaknesses
Weakness - Cost Inefficiency
Yahoo Inc. - Opportunities
Opportunity - Rising Demand for Smartphones
Opportunity - Agreement with Verizon
Opportunity - Prospects for the Growth in Media and Entertainment Industry: the US
Opportunity - Acquisition of Polyvore
Yahoo Inc. - Threats
Threat - Rapid Technological Changes
Threat - Competitive Environment
Threat - Invalid Clicks
Yahoo Inc. - Key Competitors
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios
Performance Chart
Financial Performance
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts
Yahoo Inc., Recent Deals Summary
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments
Jan 14, 2015: Yahoo Wins Data Center Energy Efficiency Award Utilizing Cooling Optimization and Control Solution from SynapSense, a Panduit Company
Section 5 – Appendix
Ratio Definitions
About GlobalData
Contact Us
List of Tables
Yahoo Inc., Key Facts
Yahoo Inc., Key Employees
Yahoo Inc., Key Employee Biographies
Yahoo Inc., Major Products and Services
Yahoo Inc., History
Yahoo Inc., Subsidiaries
Yahoo Inc., Key Competitors
Yahoo Inc., Ratios based on current share price
Yahoo Inc., Annual Ratios
Yahoo Inc., Interim Ratios
Yahoo Inc., Recent Deals Summary
Currency Codes
Capital Market Ratios
Equity Ratios
Profitability Ratios
Cost Ratios
Liquidity Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Efficiency Ratios
List of Figures
Yahoo Inc., Performance Chart (2011 - 2015)
Yahoo Inc., Ratio Charts

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