Yahoo Posts a Profit

Susan Hall

Though its revenues declined in the fourth quarter, Yahoo posted a profit that beat expectations, suggesting its advertising revenue is becoming more stable, reports


It posted profit of $119 million, or 11 cents a share, compared with a loss of $278 million, or 22 cents a share, during the period in 2008. Net revenue fell to $1.26 billion from $1.38 billion. Though sales were off 4 percent to $1.7 billion year-over-year, they were up 10 percent over the previous quarter, according to MarketWatch.

Add Comment      Leave a comment on this blog post

Post a comment





(Maximum characters: 1200). You have 1200 characters left.



Subscribe to our Newsletters

Sign up now and get the best business technology insights direct to your inbox.


Resource centers

Business Intelligence

Business performance information for strategic and operational decision-making


SOA uses interoperable services grouped around business processes to ease data integration

Data Warehousing

Data warehousing helps companies make sense of their operational data