Investor Carl Icahn Sells 12.7 Million Yahoo Shares (PC World via Yahoo! News)

Tuesday, September 1st, 2009

Carl Icahn, an investor who made waves last year for pushing Yahoo to accept Microsoft’s merger bid, has sold 12.7 million shares of Yahoo stock in recent days, according to regulatory filings on Monday.

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Yahoo, Microsoft may mount fresh Google challenge (The New Zealand Herald)

Sunday, July 19th, 2009

NEW YORK – Yahoo shares were on the rise amid speculation it will team up with Microsoft in an online search advertising partnership aimed at mounting a more serious challenge to Google. The Sunnyvale, California-based company…

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Citadel Had 6.3 Million Yahoo Shares in First Quarter (Update2) (Bloomberg)

Friday, May 15th, 2009

May 15 (Bloomberg) — Citadel Investment Group LLC, the $11 billion hedge fund run by Kenneth Griffin , reported an increased stake in Yahoo! Inc. in the first quarter.

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Yahoo Shares Fall on C.E.O.?s Comments (New York Times)

Monday, January 19th, 2009

Wall Street didn?t take kindly to comments by Carol Bartz , Yahoo?s new chief executive, made at a companywide meeting Wednesday. After reports that Ms. Bartz wasn?t sold on the idea of selling Yahoo?s search business to Microsoft, investors sent Yahoo shares plunging 6.5 percent on Thursday.

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Google pulls out of search ad deal with Yahoo (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Wednesday, November 5th, 2008

Google Inc pulled out of a search advertising partnership with Yahoo Inc due to regulatory objections, causing Yahoo shares to rise as investors hoped the move could lead to a resumption of deal talks with Microsoft Corp.

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Yahoo Shares Dip Below $12 Amid Call For Microsoft Deal (Fox News)

Friday, October 10th, 2008

Yahoo Shares Dip Below $12 Amid Call For Microsoft Deal

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Sinking Yahoo: Shares drop to nearly 5-year low (AP via Yahoo! News)

Thursday, September 4th, 2008

Yahoo Inc.’s stock sunk to its lowest level in nearly five years Thursday, magnifying the challenge facing the Internet company as its management tries to justify their rebuff of Microsoft Corp.’s $47.5 billion takeover bid.

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