"We've had this great advertising market, which everybody's been benefiting from," said Martin Pyykkonen, an analyst with media company research firm Wedge Partners.
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Pyykkonen says Yahoo's next move most likely will be to sell all or part of its stakes in two Asian investments, Yahoo Japan and the Alibaba Group.
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