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Last Friday, traders were saying yoo-hoo for Yahoo! as speculation raged about its acquisition by
. Whether that will ever materialize is yet to be seen.
However, the weekly chart shows solid resistance at $34. I wouldn't be a buyer unless Yahoo! broke above resistance, which would also be a new 52-week high. Until that happens, there are better opportunities.
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At the time of publication, Fitzpatrick had no positions in the stocks mentioned, though positions may change at any time.
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