Yahoo! Recovers; Tech Stocks Buoyed by AMD's Earnings Report - TheStreet

Yahoo!

(YHOO)

was up 3.8% in preopen

Island

trading, bouncing back from Wednesday's plunge of more than 20%.

Tech stocks were broadly higher in the preopen, boosted by a strong earnings report from

Advanced Micro Devices

(AMD) - Get Report

.

Yahoo! Japan

, an affiliate of the Intenet portal, reported a surge in operating profits in the April-September period.