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Will the "Marissa Mayer Premium" -- or Is It Those Hedge Fund Dudes Piling in -- Finally Get Yahoo's Stock to $20 a Share?

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They like her, they really like her. Wall Street, that is, in regards to new Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, assigning the former Google exec a clear premium. And whether it is deserved or not yet from a pure performance perspective — we actually won’t know for several quarters ahead...
Will the "Marissa Mayer Premium" -- or Is It Those Hedge Fund Dudes Piling in -- Finally Get Yahoo's Stock to $20 a Share?
Ready to Rumble or Make Nice? Activist Shareholder Daniel Loeb Could Strike Sooner Than Yahoo Thinks

Yahoo’s Alibaba Deal: Analysts React to Finally Getting it Done

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Bloomberg News Yahoo finally reached a deal to sell its Alibaba some of its stake back to the Chinese company for some $7.1 billion, ending months and months of negotiations. The move, among those pushed for by activist investor Dan Loeb of Third Point, cashes in a significant chip for Yahoo...
Yahoo’s Alibaba Deal: Analysts React to Finally Getting it Done
Reed Hastings, meet Carl Icahn. And good luck.

Yahoo sees small rise in revenues

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Yahoo shares rise in after-the-bell trading after revenues grow for the fourth quarter of 2012....
Yahoo sees small rise in revenues
Yahoo Planning A Big Marketing Blitz To Win Younger Users

Hedge Funder Dan Loeb Calls For The Breakup of Sony

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TOKYO (Reuters) - A New York-based hedge fund with a reputation as an activist investor has proposed that Sony Corp spin off its entertainment division via an IPO, saying the move could boost the Japanese electronics firm's shares by as much as 60 percent. An IPO of Sony Entertainment, which...
Hedge Funder Dan Loeb Calls For The Breakup of Sony
Third Point buys stake in 3 new tech companies: Apple, Google, Cisco

Today in Tech: Yahoo's Marissa Mayer spurs 18-month stock high

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Also: Why Intel's outgoing CEO won't be remembered for mobile; tablet options causing shopping confusion. Yahoo shares reach 18-month high as investors warm to new CEO [REUTERS] "Money managers are staring to want to own this name again," said Colin Gillis, an analyst with BGC Partners. "For the amount of traffic...
Today in Tech: Yahoo's Marissa Mayer spurs 18-month stock high
Third Point expresses more disappointment in response to Yahoo layoffs

Yahoo to Announce $1.1B Tumblr Buy This Morning, as Shares Rise Ahead of Official News (That You Already Knew)

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Yahoo will announce its $1.1 billion acquisition of the Tumblr blogging service this morning, said sources, likely just before the markets open. But Wall Street likes the deal so far. Yahoo shares were up in pre-market trading this morning, close to two percent, to reach $27. The stock of...
Yahoo to Announce $1.1B Tumblr Buy This Morning, as Shares Rise Ahead of Official News (That You Already Knew)
Scott Thompson out at Yahoo

Marissa Mayer: Some Tumblr users "may never come to Yahoo," and that's OK

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Yahoo may have acquired Tumblr for $1.1 billion, but Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer stressed in an investor call Monday morning that Tumblr will continue to operate as a separate business — aided by Yahoo infrastructure but not hindered by the larger company. The stock market’s reaction to the deal has, so...
Marissa Mayer: Some Tumblr users "may never come to Yahoo," and that's OK

Internal Documents To Reveal What Really Happened When Microsoft Offered Yahoo $31/Share (YHOO, MSFT)

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Yahoo shareholder Dan Loeb wants to know Yahoo turned down a $31/share acquisition off from Microsoft in 2008. To figure that out, his hedge fund, Third Point, filed a motion to unseal internal Yahoo documents about the negotiations. Today, the WSJ reports Yahoo will cease fighting that motion. Maybe...
Internal Documents To Reveal What Really Happened When Microsoft Offered Yahoo $31/Share (YHOO, MSFT)

Third Point's Loeb to Yahoo About Board Rejection: "Illogical Alice-in-Wonderland World"

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Third Point’s Daniel Loeb, the activist Yahoo shareholder, fired back at the company today about recent board appointments that ignored his alternate slate of directors, in another colorful letter that compared the Silicon Valley Internet giant to a children’s book, “Alice in Wonderland.” And not in a nice way....
Third Point's Loeb to Yahoo About Board Rejection: "Illogical Alice-in-Wonderland World"

Dan Loeb Starts A Potentially Nasty Fight With Yahoo To Get His People On The Board

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NEW YORK (AP) — One of Yahoo's major investors is urging shareholders to vote its four nominees on to the Internet company's board, launching a potentially nasty fight to transform its direction. Hedge fund Third Point LLC, which has a 5.8 percent stake in Sunnyvale, Calif.-based Yahoo Inc., said...
Dan Loeb Starts A Potentially Nasty Fight With Yahoo To Get His People On The Board

Yahoo Stock's Dead Cat Bounce After Splashy CEO Pick -- and Here Are the Slides Explaining Why

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Let’s begin by saying it is not new Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer’s fault that the stock of the company has done a whole lot of nothing since the announcement of her appointment Monday. After all, she just arrived. But despite a lot of huzzahs from Wall Street over the...
Yahoo Stock's Dead Cat Bounce After Splashy CEO Pick -- and Here Are the Slides Explaining Why

Netflix, Groupon, Facebook and Yahoo: Rising, Falling and Treading Water

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The past week was a good one for Netflix and the upcoming one could be even better. Shares of the company spiked nearly 20 percent over the July fourth week, driven up to $81.89 by CEO Reed Hastings’s announcement that Netflix subscribers streamed one billion hours of video in June....
Netflix, Groupon, Facebook and Yahoo: Rising, Falling and Treading Water
Activist shareholders Third Point launch an entire website to chronicle Yahoo’s long, sad decline

Former Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson diagnosed with thyroid cancer – reports

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Thompson, who quit amid allegations that he had lied on his CV, reportedly said his illness contributed to his decision to resignYahoo's ex-chief executive Scott Thompson, who quit on Sunday as Yahoo sought to defuse a row over allegations Thompson lied on his CV, has reportedly been diagnosed with thyroid...
Former Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson diagnosed with thyroid cancer – reports

NEW LOEB NOTE: Yahoo Is Making It Harder For Shareholders To Vote (YHOO)

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Yahoo activist shareholder Dan Loeb, whose hedge fund owns 5.8% of Yahoo, just put out a release suggesting that the Yahoo board is making it more difficult for some shareholders to vote in the upcoming board elections. The accusation is this: Yahoo has been quiet about the "record date" of...
NEW LOEB NOTE: Yahoo Is Making It Harder For Shareholders To Vote (YHOO)

Yahoo’s Big Trouble in Big China: Report Says Asian Asset Unloading Talks Collapse

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Ousted Yahoo! CEO Carol Bartz would be able to find the right word for today. Too bad she's not around to share it with them.Yahoo's problems just got worse. Just recently, they've had to can their CEO, their co-founder left, they shut down a chunk of an important original content...
Yahoo’s Big Trouble in Big China: Report Says Asian Asset Unloading Talks Collapse

IT'S OFFICIAL: Yahoo Investors Love Marissa Mayer

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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Yahoo Inc shares reached their highest level in a year and a half, as investor confidence grows that new Chief Executive Marissa Mayer can pull off a comeback that eluded three of her predecessors. The Internet pioneer has yet to actually provide Wall Street with...
IT'S OFFICIAL: Yahoo Investors Love Marissa Mayer

Loose Lips: Yahoo M&A Head Told Employees Company Looking at Two "Significant" and a Half-Dozen Small Buys

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Lost in the sauce of the national work-from-home debate of last week that engulfed all things Yahoo, was a fascinating tidbit that several employees passed onto me from a recent Friday FYI meeting at its Silicon Valley HQ. At the gathering, CEO Marissa Mayer talked briefly about the new...
Loose Lips: Yahoo M&A Head Told Employees Company Looking at Two "Significant" and a Half-Dozen Small Buys
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