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Yahoo Stock Owners Missed This $44 Billion Opportunity in 2008

The Yahoo stock price is flat after Verizon offered to buy the struggling Internet giant.

Verizon will pay $4.83 billion for Yahoo's core business.

Yahoo ran out of options to give shareholders more value. But it received a much bigger offer in 2008 that could have been worth a lot more...

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What's Next for the Yahoo Stock Price After $4.8 Billion Verizon Acquisition

The Fed isn't expected to raise rates in July, but we will get a better understanding of how Janet Yellen views the current global economy. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) on Monday announced it will buy Yahoo! Inc.'s (Nasdaq: YHOO) web assets in a $4.83 billion deal, ending a lengthy auction for the sputtering Internet company.

The deal has left investors asking what's next for the Yahoo stock price after the Verizon acquisition.

Here's what we know so far...

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Can YHOO Stock Price Keep Climbing Ahead of Its Sale?

The YHOO stock price is inching higher today following its Q2 earnings report yesterday.

Despite the Internet firm reporting lackluster numbers, there's even bigger Yahoo news that could boost the stock price.

Here's everything you need to know about the state of this Internet pioneer...

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YHOO Stock Price Climbs Today After Buffett Eyes Assets

The YHOO stock price is showing some life today after Warren Buffett shared his interest in financing a deal to purchase the Yahoo's Internet business.

While tech stocks aren't Buffett's forte, he has financed several successful deals in the past.

But after a poor outlook in Q1 2016, why would any company bid on Yahoo? Well, there are two main reasons Yahoo is an attractive takeover target...

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Yahoo Stock Price Today Climbs After Latest Buyout Bid

The Yahoo stock price today is climbing after a long list of potential suitors for the Internet company was revealed.

Verizon appears to be the front-runner, but Google, Time, and several equity funds are interested in taking over the company.

Yahoo recently revealed to the bidders it expects revenue to drop 15% in 2016, so why would any of these companies want to buy it? Here's everything you need to know...

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Yahoo Stock Price in Focus Today as This Big Push for Changes Revealed

The Yahoo stock price is one to watch in coming weeks now that a hedge fund proposed a plan to make major changes to the company's board.

Starboard Value LP, the hedge fund behind the plan, is one of Yahoo! Inc.'s (Nasdaq: YHOO) largest shareholders, with an approximately 1.7% stake. That represents an investment of about $570 million.

In a letter sent to Yahoo shareholders Thursday, Starboard announced it is nominating a slate of nine candidates for election to Yahoo's board of directors. Here's what you need to know now...

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Why the Yahoo Stock Price Rally Won't Last in 2016

The Yahoo stock price rallied 2.3% to $30.23 this morning (Friday) after the struggling Internet company said it has formed a committee to explore strategic alternative. The Yahoo stock price is now up 11% since last Thursday.

But we don't expect the Yahoo Inc. (Nasdaq: YHOO) stock price rally to last through 2016. And there is one major reason why we remain bearish on YHOO stock.

First, here's some key details about Friday's announcement and Yahoo stock's rebound...

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YHOO Stock Still Too Speculative, Here's a Better Opportunity

The YHOO stock price is plummeting today, despite the fact that Verizon's CEO announced interest in acquiring Yahoo.

But the speculation makes YHOO stock dangerous to own, especially in a bear market.

Here's everything you need to know about CEO Marissa Mayer's company if the market continues to sell off...

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Our Yahoo Stock Forecast 2016 Shows Losses Will Continue

Our Yahoo stock forecast 2016 has found three catalysts that will determine the health of the Yahoo stock price.

YHOO is already down 8.47% into 2016, and current shareholders remain in limbo about the future of the company under CEO Marissa Mayer.

If you want to know what to expect as a YHOO shareholder in 2016, our forecast breaks down everything that needs to be on your radar.

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Why the Yahoo Stock Price Dropped After New Activist Proposal Today

The Yahoo stock price is down after hedge fund investor Eric Jackson proposed a 99-page plan to unlock Yahoo shareholder value.

Jackson wants Marissa Mayer fired and wants Yahoo to keep its failing Internet business.

But larger shareholders want Mayer to sell off the Internet business, which may make it even more difficult to unlock value for Yahoo shareholders...