News is playing out in this one, looking to see if their is a pop off the open $YHOO MAY15 44C in @ .35. News can out about $AOL.
- Though the Nasdaq is down 0.9%, Yahoo (YHOO +1%) is higher following news Verizon is acquiring AOL (i.e. the company Starboard Value dreamed about merging with Yahoo) for $4.4B. Demand-side/programmatic ad tech platform owner Rocket Fuel (FUEL +3.4%), which competes with AOL’s ad tech ops, is also up. Today, 10:34 AM