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July 18, 2006 at 4:49 PM

Yahoo! flickers on Wall Street

A weak quarterly report pushed YHOO down 14 percent, to $27.80, in extended trading today. The company said its profit was hurt by stock option expenses, and its new ad platform will be delayed until the fourth quarter.

I wonder how much Yahoo! is suffering from the loss of Microsoft business. Microsoft finally launched its own search ad platform in May, ending Yahoo!-powered advertising on its U.S. site.

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