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Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO)

  • Feb. 18, 2010, 2:51 PM
    Microsoft (MSFT) says the Justice Department has joined the EC in approving its search partnership with Yahoo (YHOO); now comes the implementation, with initial changes happening within days.
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  • Feb. 18, 2010, 10:59 AM
    The EC clears Microsoft (MSFT) to buy Yahoo's (YHOO +0.3%) search business. The companies still need approval in Asia, and hope to make the transition by the end of this year. (earlier)
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  • Feb. 18, 2010, 9:25 AM
    NY Post reports Steve Ballmer and Carol Bartz are about to get hitched. Justice Department officials are expected within the next 30 days to approve without conditions the search pact between Ballmer's Microsoft (MSFT -0.1%)  and Bartz's Yahoo (YHOO +0.1%). "There's nothing coming of the DOJ investigation," the source said.
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  • Feb. 16, 2010, 4:52 PM
    After nine years on the board of Yahoo (YHOO), supermarket magnate Ron Burkle is leaving to devote more time to other business - which likely includes his Yucaipa vehicle's new 19% stake in Barnes & Noble (BKS) and a significant piece of Whole Foods (WFMI +6.3% AH). (previously)
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  • Feb. 12, 2010, 1:17 PM
    Microsoft (MSFT) is expected to secure unconditional EU approval for its search deal with Yahoo (YHOO), sources say. Experts believe regulatory concern is minimal because of Google's (GOOG) dominance.
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  • Feb. 11, 2010, 5:50 PM
    Yahoo (YHOO) discloses details of its co-founders' stock sale plans - with Jerry Yang setting up a blind trust to sell 3M shares, and David Filo establishing a plan to sell up to 2M shares. As of April 2, 2009, Yang owned a 3.9% stake and Filo owned 5.7%.
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  • Feb. 10, 2010, 3:25 PM
    Yahoo's (YHOO -1.7%) search event today drew a repeated question from skeptical reporters: Which part is going to fix declining market share? (earlier)
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  • Feb. 10, 2010, 8:47 AM
    Bing (MSFT) is grabbing marketshare slowly but surely. In January, the search engine had an 11.3% share of the U.S. market vs. 10.7% in Dec. and 8.5% a year ago. Google (GOOG) dipped to 65.4% from 65.7%; Yahoo (YHOO) dipped to 17% from 17.3%.
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  • Feb. 3, 2010, 4:25 PM
    Monster Worldwide (MWW) picks up Yahoo! HotJobs (YHOO) for $225M in cash. For that price, Yahoo will make Monster the exclusive provider of career and job content on its U.S. and Canada homepages for the next three years, with Monster paying for traffic. (PR)
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  • Jan. 26, 2010, 4:36 PM
    Yahoo (YHOO): Owned & operated display ad revenue up 26%; O&O search ad revenue up 4%. Free cash flow $220M (flat Y/Y). CEO Bartz: "We're pleased that the midpoint of our Q1 revenue outlook marks the first quarter of year-over-year growth in six quarters." Shares now +1.2% AH.
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  • Jan. 26, 2010, 4:07 PM
    Yahoo (YHOO): Q4 EPS of $0.15 beats by $0.04. Revenue of $1.7B (-4%) vs. $1.2B. Revenue ex-traffic acquisition costs: $1.26B vs. $1.23B. Sees Q1 sales of $1.58B-1.68B vs. $1.16B. Sees Q1 income from operations of $90M-110M. Shares -1.6% AH. (PR)
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  • Jan. 26, 2010, 12:10 AM
    Notable earnings after Tuesday's close: ALTR, BXP, CNI, ELY, GILD, IDTI, MCK, MOLX, PTV, QLGC, RFMD, STLD, STM, SYK, TSFG, YHOO
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  • Jan. 17, 2010, 10:46 AM
    Google (GOOG) denies it already made a decision to close its offices in China, but says the threat is still on the table. Meanwhile, Yahoo (YHOO) is getting serious flak from Alibaba, the Chinese e-commerce giant in which it's a major shareholder, for 'aligning' with Google's position.
  • Jan. 16, 2010, 4:12 PM
    Google (GOOG) has been the most vocal about the cyber-attack in China, but plenty of other companies were targeted too. Sources say the newest name on the list is Yahoo (YHOO), though it's unclear whether the attack resulted in an actual system breach.
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  • Jan. 14, 2010, 5:07 PM
    The Associated Press and Yahoo (YHOO) are reportedly close on terms in a new content-sharing deal that could boost AP's fees. The AP has been working with search engine makers (including Google (GOOG) and Microsoft (MSFT)) in order to get more favorable terms for its news.
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  • Jan. 14, 2010, 12:01 PM
    Sources say Yahoo (YHOO) was targeted by a Chinese attack similar to the one experienced by Google (GOOG). Yahoo, which recently said it stands aligned with Google in condemning the attacks, doesn't disclose attacks on its computer systems.
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Yahoo! Inc is a technology company. It offers search, content and communication on mobile phone, tablet or desktop.