Stavolta sembra proprio vero: Microsoft diventa Yahoo. E’ una di quelle cose che vale la pena di riportare così come sono:
Microsoft Proposes Acquisition of Yahoo! for $31 per Share
Transaction valued at approximately $44.6 billion in cash and stock provides 62 percent premium to current trading price for Yahoo! shareholders. Combined entity to create a more competitive company while providing superior value to shareholders and better choice and innovation for customers and partners REDMOND, Wash., Feb. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Microsoft Corp.(Nasdaq: MSFT) today announced that it has made a proposal to the Yahoo!Inc. (Nasdaq: YHOO) Board of Directors to acquire all the outstandingshares of Yahoo! common stock for per share consideration of $31representing a total equity value of approximately $44.6 billion. Microsoft's proposal would allow the Yahoo! shareholders to elect toreceive cash or a fixed number of shares of Microsoft common stock, with the total consideration payable to Yahoo! shareholders consisting of one-half cash and one-half Microsoft common stock. The offer represents a 62 percent premium above the closing price of Yahoo! common stock on Jan.31, 2008.