Yahoo's 35% of Yahoo Japan has increased by 53% over the last 52 weeks. Mayer was smart to ask for more than Scott Thompson was ready to take.
Yahoo's investments are worth $25 billion.
Yahoo is valued over $30.
$25B and growing everyday.
The good news for Yahoo shareholders is that their stake in Yahoo Japan is worth $8.2 billion today vs. $5 billion a year ago. Net of taxes and fees, that Yahoo Japan stake is worth $5.07 per Yahoo share vs. $2.83 per share a year ago.
Yahoo Japan is growing like some good weed...
Jerry Yang made some good investments.
Yahoo is having a great year.
2013 will be Yahoo's best year ever.
Yahoo Japan is 35% owned by Yahoo...
It will be up another 54% over the next year. Japan is taking off.
I think Yahoo Japan will buy Yahoo's share this year.
Yahoo's investment just went from a value of $8 billion to $12 billion.
Yahoo's investment grows by billions.