Yahoo Finance

Yahoo Finance

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  • Yahoo Finance Will Keep You a Step Ahead

    Jun 2, 2001 by Bryan_Carey is a Top Reviewer on Epinions in Personal Finance
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Good information on finance, personalized services
    Cons: Appearance isn't the best; some services carry a fee

    Summary: Stock quotes, corporate financial data, company news….these things can now be found all over the world wide web. Financial web services are in great abundance in cyberspace. Most of them offer basically the same information, in a different format. This ... read more

  • One Stop Financial Shopping

    Apr 6, 2008 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Great main page, portfolio monitoring, and entertaining finance articles
    Cons: Portfolio entries are a little old-school compared to the rest of the website

    Summary: I’ve used a number of different sources for financial research and Yahoo Finance continues to outshine the rest. When it comes to a single source that one would want to check daily for finance related data, it continues to be the most comprehensive ... read more

  • Epinions, place to share your knowledge in stocks, and make money.

    Jul 7, 2003 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Very easy to find your way around info, and loads very fast.
    Cons: Can't find any. I use Yahoo Finance all the time.

    Summary: Ok, so your ready to invest and make money, or invest and lose money. When I first started to invest ... read more

  • Major issues

    Jul 5, 2003 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Free
    Cons: Not much

    Summary: There seemed to be a trend a while ago among free services where a lot of them started charging for ... read more

  • Almost Perfect.

    Jan 1, 2002 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Easy to Use, Offers everything an investor needs
    Cons: Nothing noted.

    Summary: I consider myself an active investor and visit financial sites on the Internet on a daily basis. Over the past few years, I have found that Yahoo Finance does the best job providing valuable finance information free of charge. When evaluating a ... read more

  • Yahoo!'s Fund Transfer service...MOVE your money!

    Oct 15, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Great information and resources are abundant.
    Cons: Limited research on thinly traded issues.

    Summary: This review will be on two aspects of Yahoo!'s financial information website; the information provided on equities (stock quotes, portfolios, research) and also on Yahoo's specific Fund Transfer service. Stock Quotes/Research ... read more

  • Yahoo! Finance is very helpfull!

    Sep 5, 2001 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Good mutual fund section, real time stock prices, well organized and easy to use.
    Cons: On a rare occassion has inaccurate information.

    Summary: I really like yahoo finance. It has almost every feature you could want for stocks and mutual funds. It has all the tools to analyze stocks both technically and fundamentally. It gives you P/E ratios, dividend information, past prices, insider ... read more

  • Why I would pay for Yahoo! Finance

    Aug 26, 2001 by mrisch is a Lead on Epinions in Personal Finance
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Has everything you could ever need
    Cons: Can it last forever?

    Summary: Come now, as we explore the exciting world of financial websites. By far the best free site (and probably best among pay sites) is the Yahoo! finance site. You can get anything, everything, and then some at The site is so good, I ... read more

  • Ups and Downs

    Jul 17, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Easy to use; lots of information
    Cons: Account Tracking is terrible!

    Summary: I have been using Yahoo Finance for a couple of years now. I find it is a great resource for information on Mutual Funds and Stocks, as well as Financial News. Approximately one month ago, I noticed they have an Account Management/Tracking ... read more

  • Need to know the scoop?

    Jul 6, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: The fastest, easiest way to get financial information.
    Cons: Quotes are not "real-time"

    Summary: is a web address that anyone who follows the markets closely should know and use frequently. It is by far the quickest and easiest way to find pertinent information relating to both the markets and individual stocks. ... read more

  • Comprehensive, Easy, and Fast.

    Apr 18, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Comprehensive, informative, fast loading, easy to use.
    Cons: Portfolio monitoring can be improved.

    Summary: There are many web portals offering basic financial information, as well as sites dedicated to financial information. While I do use a few websites for financial information, Yahoo Finance is my primary source of information. Similar to its ... read more

  • We Should Pay for What Yahoo Gives Away

    Mar 21, 2001 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Yahoo is an exemplary site that should not go down.
    Cons: To do this, Yahoo would have to become even more reliable.

    Summary: I'm sure Yahoo has perfectly good planners and visionaries in its corporate digs so what I am about to say can probably go down as the superfluous at best. Or heretical. This is inspired to some extent by horror stories of ... read more

  • I Use Yahoo..... But Only for Their Real Time Quotes

    Feb 4, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: real time quotes, fast server, reliable
    Cons: very bad message boards, real time quotes only from Nasdaq

    Summary: As a person living in Canada and interested in Canadian stocks, I saw no use for Yahoo finance for one main reason. That reason was that Yahoo did not have a big focus on Canadian stocks. The message boards have very few posters compared to Canadian ... read more

  • Contest, news, quotes and more.

    Dec 28, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Quotes, information.
    Cons: None that i have found.

    Summary: Yahoo may not be real-time, but unless you are a day-trader you probably don't need real-time quotes anyway. Yahoo has quotes on almost an stock, mutual fund or other form of investment that you can think of. ... read more

  • Worth a look

    Dec 13, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Vast information
    Cons: Poor portfolio tracker

    Summary: Yahoo Finance is a very in-depth financial resource. If it as to do with the markets, you'll find it here. I follow my portfolios here (also at and am pretty happy with it. However, I don't feel Yahoo Finance is a good resource for beginning ... read more

  • Yahoo Porotfolio Manager: A Quicken Slower-Upper

    Dec 7, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: free, quicken killer
    Cons: slow at certain things, not full function

    Summary: Have you seen Yahoo's portfolio manager tool? Used to be just another tool where you laboriously entered all the ticker symbols in your portfolio .. yawn. Not anymore. The new "account aggregator" feature which automatically imports data from ... read more

  • yahoo Finance - a way to keep your portfolio

    Oct 18, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Excellent free site for investors
    Cons: 20 minutes behind the market

    Summary: Yahoo Finace is the best site to use for maintaining your personal portfolio. It is excellent for pulling in the quick info that you need to see how a particular stock is performing. I also like the section provided to show your personal portfolio. It ... read more

  • Best Site

    Oct 5, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Lots of Information available
    Cons: None

    Summary: You name it. All the information whether it is pertaining to Asia or USA everything is available here. Its the best site i have ever come across. All the latest information is available on this site. Research reports are excellent. You can also have ... read more

  • Yahoo! Finance, Learn About High Finance And Yodeling!

    Sep 15, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: a lot of information, great sources, easy to use
    Cons: none

    Summary: Yahoo! Finance is a great place for financial novices, intermediates, experts to learn more about the subject of finance and investments. I love this portion of Yahoo! because it is very easy to use and navigate, the pages download very quickly, and the ... read more

  • YAHOO! is the best

    Sep 9, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Quick Loading site, Customizable
    Cons: Stock Quotes are Delayed

    Summary: I've tried countless finance sites with glitzy graphics. Yahoo! allows you to create as many portfolios with as many stocks as you want in each portfolio. The website is incredibly fast so updating portfolios during the course of the day is just ... read more

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