The company has reportedly analysed all tabled bids and has its eyes set on Verizon as the deal that delivers most value. As a result, a handful of bidders have been reportedly been whittled down to just Verizon.
Sources have said a price tag close to $5bn has been placed on Yahoo’s core internet business in a deal that does not include the company’s patents.
Additionally, Bloomberg is reporting that a long-awaited deal could be announced in the coming days.
Earlier this week, The Drum looked at the halved value of Yahoo’s photo blogging site Tumblr.