Betting on Yahoo Beyond the Alibaba trade

February 2015
By Steve Schaefer

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The following represents the percentile of holdings mentioned in the article as of 12/31/2014:  By Ticker Symbol; YHOO 4.5%, BABA -2.4%, 4689-JP -0.4%.

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