Private-equity interest in Yahoo (YHOO) appears to be heating up: A source tells Dow Jones that...

|By:, SA News Editor

Private-equity interest in Yahoo (YHOO) appears to be heating up: A source tells Dow Jones that PE firm Hellman & Friedman, which once owned DoubleClick, has joined the ranks of entities considering a bid for the Internet giant. The WSJ reported last Friday that Silver Lake Partners and Providence Equity Partners were also considering bids.