Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) Demanded Better Terms By Verizon Communications (VZ) For Its Planned Purchase

Shares of Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) [Trend Analysis] runs in leading trade, it surging 0.52% to traded at $38.61. The firm has price volatility of 1.94% for a week and 1.86% for a month. Its beta stands at 1.52 times. Yahoo Inc (YHOO) came under renewed scrutiny by federal investigators and lawmakers on Thursday after disclosing the largest known data breach in history, prompting Verizon Communications Inc to demand better terms for its planned purchase of Yahoo’s Internet business.

Shares of the Sunnyvale, California-based internet pioneer fell more than 6 percent after it reported the breach of data belonging to more than 1 billion users late on Wednesday, following another large hack declared in September. Verizon, which agreed to buy Yahoo’s core Internet business in July for $4.8 billion, is now trying to persuade Yahoo to amend the terms of the acquisition contract to reflect the economic damage from the two hacks, according to people familiar with the matter. Narrow down four to firm performance, its weekly performance was -7.24% and monthly performance was -4.48%. The stock price of YHOO is moving down from its 20 days moving average with -5.40% and isolated negatively from 50 days moving average with -6.53%.

Shaw Communications Inc. (NYSE:SJR) [Trend Analysis] luring active investment momentum, shares a loss -0.15% to $20.23. Shaw Communications Inc. (NYSE:SJR) declared that its eligible shareholders who are residents of the United States can now enroll their Class A Participating Shares (Class A Shares) and Class B Non-Voting Participating Shares (Class B Shares) in its dividend reinvestment plan (Plan). Since its launch in 2008 the Plan was accessible only to shareholders who were residents of Canada.

The Plan provides a convenient way for Plan participants to reinvest cash dividends paid on their Class A Shares and/or Class B Shares to purchase additional Class B Shares without brokerage commissions, fees or transaction costs.

Dividends to be reinvested under the Plan for participants who are not residents of Canada will be subject to withholdings under applicable tax laws and, accordingly, the amount reinvested under the Plan for those participants will be reduced by the amount of such withholdings. The total volume of 358486 shares held in the session was surprisingly higher than its average volume of 370.29 shares. EPS estimates indicating constrictive facts, the current year from sell-side analysts, Price to current year EPS stands at -34.00%, and looking further price to next year’s EPS is 6.13%. While take a short look on price to sales ratio, that was 2.68 and price to earning ratio of 30.33 attracting passive investors.

 

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