Yahoo Got a Great Deal, Says Microsoft?s Ballmer (New York Times)

Friday, July 31st, 2009

Yahoo?s stock price is down about 16 percent since it announced its deal Wednesday morning to turn over its Web search operations to Microsoft in exchange for an 88 percent cut of the advertising revenue.

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Yahoo still open to higher Microsoft offer (TechWorld)

Saturday, July 11th, 2009

But only if the price is right. Facing shareholder ire and a plunging stock price, Yahoo CEO Jerry Yang said Yahoo board members would still sell the company to Microsoft or another suitor if the price is right.

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Yahoo CEO remains upbeat despite lackluster 2Q (AP via Yahoo! News)

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2008

With Microsoft’s $47.5 billion takeover bid off the table and his company’s stock price down 20 percent during his 13-month reign as Yahoo’s CEO, Jerry Yang has a message for his exasperated shareholders: Things aren’t as bleak as they look.

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