July 1, 2010: Yahoo Inc (YHOO.O) approved a plan to repurchase up to $3 billion of its common stock over the next three years, the company said
-- Q4 2010 no stock repurchases!!
2011: During the year ended December 31, 2011, Yahoo! repurchased 110 million shares for $1,619 million.
Sept 18, 2012: Yahoo has closed a deal to sell a portion of its stake in Chinese Internet company Alibaba, netting $4.3 billion for the company.In a memo to employees, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer says she will return $3.65 billion of that money to shareholders.
2012: During the year ended December 31, 2012, Yahoo! repurchased 126 million shares for $2.2 billion.
Soooooo....Yahoo! has two buy-back program! $3B and $3,6B......total $6,6B
Spent so far: 2011 - $1,6B and 2012 - $2,2B....total $3,8B