Yahoo (YHOO) announces Jerry Yang's resignation from its board and all other positions with the...

Yahoo (YHOO) announces Jerry Yang's resignation from its board and all other positions with the company, effective immediately. Yang also resigns from the boards of Yahoo Japan and Alibaba. YHOO +4.7% AH.

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  • Financial Insights
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    Must suck to be booted from a company that you created.
    17 Jan 2012, 04:58 PM Reply Like
  • mogando
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    he's the idiot who refused $31/share offer from MSFT.


    Today's closing (before resignation annoucement) : nearly exactly HALF the merger offer price
    17 Jan 2012, 05:13 PM Reply Like
  • Financial Insights
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    He is an idiot. This reality check is just what he needed.
    17 Jan 2012, 05:14 PM Reply Like
  • Sam Liu
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    IF Steve had stayed at Apple, I'm under the conviction it would have sunk faster than Yahoo.
    His exile years gave him enlightenment and perspective.


    And impact the whole world extremely positively!
    17 Jan 2012, 07:34 PM Reply Like
  • rjj1960
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    No, it was 41.00 a share from MSFT and he held out for 42.00. He should of been shown the door 4 years ago.
    17 Jan 2012, 07:37 PM Reply Like
  • Tom Guttenberger
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    YHOO - The any news is good news stock.


    Jerry Yang - Thank you for your contributions to the internet and pioneering one of the top sites in existence today. The people who have soured on your leadership are the ones who misunderstood investing into the tech bubble and found you a suitable scapegoat. Heck, most of them didn't even create multi-billion dollar companies.
    18 Jan 2012, 07:49 AM Reply Like
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