BOSTON ( TheStreet) -- Yahoo (YHOO - Get Report) reports third-quarter financial results after the close of trading today, though investors won't be focused on earnings or revenue. Instead, they'll be looking for clues about the potential sale of the company.Over the past few weeks, there have been rumors of a potential tie-up with AOL, a buyout from Microsoft and even a takeover by co-founder Jerry Yang. The news that really propped up the shares was a comment from Alibaba CEO Jack Ma saying he's extremely interested in buying out Yahoo.
All Eyes on Yahoo Buyout, Not Earnings
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