Introduction to Yahoo Finance

With Yahoo Finance you can research, track, and optimize your investments, get financial news, and find personal finance resources.

Features of Yahoo Finance

  Just starting out? Learn all about using the features on Yahoo Finance in our Get started with Yahoo Finance guide.

Whether you’re a seasoned investor or just beginning, you’ll find great tools and extensive news and resources to research, track, and tune your investments.

Awesome mobile app

Follow your favorite stocks in a watchlist, check your portfolios, look up quotes, see market performance, and get personalized news and alerts on your chosen mobile devices.

Real-time quotes at your fingertips, on the go: the Yahoo Finance app.



Image of the Yahoo Finance app for iOS.

Finance Home

When you visit Yahoo Finance, this is your starting point. At the top, you'll see a regional market summary, followed by the top news headlines. Below the top news, you'll find personalized news streams, including Yahoo exclusives, and the "My Quotes" stream which just covers news for quotes you're tracking.

On the Finance Home page, you can also see the price movement of the most recent quotes you've viewed, and navigate to more Finance features.

The Market Summary

You can see the major indices in the U.S., Europe, or Asia (you choose), in a convenient snapshot with top commodities, currencies, and interest rates for that region.

Financial market charts

Top Market and Business News

The day's top financial news, which includes content from our partners and Yahoo exclusives, is a click away.

Finance news headlines

News Streams

Choose from personalized news streams that filter headlines based on your preferences. Our technology makes it easy to quickly customize your news.

List of financial news headlines

My Portfolio

You can create a Portfolio to follow the stocks you want to watch, or to track those you've already invested in.

List of YHOO, AAPL, MSFT stocks

Market Data

The Market Data section let's you analyze aspects of the market in detail. Check out the major indices like the Dow, S&P 500, and the Nasdaq, or see specific market cross sections like the most active stocks of the day, or those stocks with the largest daily gain or loss.

Go beyond stocks and browse detailed data covering activity for bonds, commodities, mutual funds, ETFs, options, or economic and earnings calendars.

Graph of financial indexes

Extensive News Coverage

Yahoo Finance is the website for financial news. Not only can you find virtually every quality financial story here, but you get personalized news streams that let you stop wasting time skimming headlines for key news.

What’s the prominent market narrative, the contrarian view, and everything in between? There’s no better place to find it all than Yahoo Finance.

We've got Yahoo original coverage of Business, Investing, and top finance personalities like Aaron Task, Michael Santoli, Jeff Macke, and Lauren Lyster. Plus, we've got analysis of chosen Yahoo Finance Contributors, direct from Tumblr.

Financial blog


When you learn about a security that you want a piece of, you can find it quickly. Yahoo Finance covers millions of financial instruments.

If you want to analyze an investment—from historical prices, options activity, key statistics, competitor comparison and a whole lot more—we've got the data.

Quote summary for YHOO

Personal Finance Resources

In the Personal Finance section, you'll find specialized news and tools to help you make personal finance decisions.

See personal finance news about credit/debt, taxes, retirement and more, or get help with a mortgage, credit cards, or insurance and savings rates with one of our calculators.

Finance news headlines

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