Departed Yahoo (YHOO -0.1%) CFO Tim Morse was "Mr. Margin Expansion," quips BGC's Colin Gillis,...

|By:, SA News Editor

Departed Yahoo (YHOO -0.1%) CFO Tim Morse was "Mr. Margin Expansion," quips BGC's Colin Gillis, who thinks his replacement with ex-Fortinet CFO Ken Goldman augurs a period of more aggressive spending. Acquisitions are likely on tap for Yahoo, which should still have over $3B in the bank after returning most of the proceeds from the Alibaba sale to shareholders: the founder of one unnamed startup reportedly being courted by Facebook and Google tells the NYT Yahoo has come calling.