"why should the common shareholder realize a gain from my hard work?" says the insider, "especially when i can mint new shares or create options for myself, say under a buck a share, and sell to somebody stupid enough to buy them at market."
How you figure? This is a great trading stock the past 2 days, but hell, you could have just bought and held the open and still made money. WALL STREET LOVES THIS STOCK! DON'T BE FOOLED INTO THINKING THEY DON'T!
Definitely Yahoo! They have a real base and many more services to offer. They can play GOOGs game until GOOG gets bad at it.
Does anyone else see the desperate attempt by GOOG to add bells and whistles that do nothing but increase the number of hits on their site? I don't see how advertising can be worth this much...in the meantime they have surpassing Time Warner???