Archive for July, 2008

July 15th, 2008 11:24 UTC

Real-Time ECN Quotes Are Now Available on Multi-Quote and Portfolios Pages!

Posted by Yahoo Finance Team in General

Thanks to everyone for the great feedback on our recent real-time features on Yahoo! Finance. We know this is information you value, so today we’re pleased to build on our real-time features with the addition of Real-Time ECN views in multi-quote and portfolio pages on Yahoo! Finance.

With the markets being volatile and earnings right around the corner, it is important to be aware of any trends in the market. See how the earnings announcements not only affect a single symbol in real-time, but how this influences the industry.

Our multi-quotes Real-Time ECN view (see below) will save you time by allowing you to see several real-time quotes on one page without logging in.

You can get to this view by putting multiple symbols, separated by a space, in the search box, or by clicking here.

Real-Time ECN Quotes Are Now Available on Multi-Quote Pages!













Additionally, save even more time by viewing your watchlist and investments in real time. Just use the Real-Time ECN view on your Portfolios page every time you return to your portfolio.

Real-Time ECN Quotes on Portfolio















Let us know what you think!

July 2nd, 2008 4:30 UTC

Comprehensive Coverage on Commodities Futures on Yahoo! Finance

Posted by Yahoo Finance Team in General

Yahoo! Finance is the industry leader for providing up-to-date information on companies, including free real-time quotes. Did you know that we also provide comprehensive coverage on commodities?

Commodities Futures Prices on Yahoo FinanceGo to to discover what’s happening with commodities.

With energy prices soaring, energy futures provide insight into where the market thinks energy prices are headed. Precious metals (for example, gold) are considered a safe haven in uncertain times, and you can find out about what the current trend is under the Metals tab. Food prices are captured under Grains (corn, for instance) and also under Livestock (e.g., pork bellies — so much for pork barrel politics!). To round it all out, there are even indices that track the overall commodities.

Check out futures to understand where the market thinks the prices are headed!