Yahoo is the world's largest start-up, which means that we move fast and always let our users lead the way. Founded in 1994 by two Stanford PhD candidates, we've grown into a company that helps you find what you're looking for on any Internet-connected device. Our employees are rewarded for curiosity and we celebrate explorers, relying on our passionate and transformative talent to do what's right for our users.
As a leader in global daily habits like email, entertainment, news and sports, we strive to inspire, delight and entertain. By infusing our products with beauty and personality driven by our users, every Yahoo experience feels made to order.
On 24th July 2016, Verizon Communications announced that it would acquire Yahoo’s operating business for approximately $4.83 Billion in cash.
|FY, 2012||FY, 2013||FY, 2014||FY, 2015||FY, 2016|
|$5 b||$4.7 b||$4.6 b||$5 b||$5.2 b|
Revenue growth, %
|$589.9 m||$142.9 m||($4.7 b)|
|$1.4 b||$7.5 b||($4.4 b)||($209.5 m)|
Operating cash flow
|($590.2 m)||$590.3 m||($1 b)|
Monthly Active Users