Internet

The Internet refers to the World Wide Web, which is the familiar “www” prefix found in all web site URLs. The Internet is one of the top innovations over the last few decades, and it has become a critical platform for both businesses and people. The significance of the Internet in the global marketplace is only expected to grow going forward.


As I have recently discussed in this column, I am positive on the technology sector, yet there is also some obvious froth in these stocks, namely in the social media space. My freshman son in high school is currently producing…

We all know about some of the insane valuations with social media and Internet services stocks, such as Twitter, Inc. (NYSE/TWTR), Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ/FB), and Yelp, Inc. (NYSE/YELP), as I have discussed in these pages before. (Read “Two More Internet…

As momentum play Twitter, Inc. (NASDAQ/TWTR) plummeted 24% to $50.00 last Thursday morning, my response was—it’s about time. Here’s what I’m thinking: the superlative price spikes in social media Internet stocks in 2013 were truly obscene; in fact, I think…

It’s hard to imagine that Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ/FB) just celebrated its 10th birthday after being launched from the dorm room of CEO Mark Zuckerberg at Harvard University. Getting into Harvard is difficult in its own, but trying to grow a…

These are some scary times for holders and chasers of some of the high-volume brand-name momentum stocks, especially in the Internet services area. (Just in time for Halloween…) While I always like to trade and follow the trend, I’m concerned…

I’m beginning to hear whispers that due to current selling pressure in the Internet sector, there may be a bubble on the horizon. While the selling has picked up, it is normal to see this given the rapid advance we…

Online video streaming provider Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ/NFLX) is currently trading at more than $300.00, well above its initial public offering (IPO) price of $15.00 and continuing to reach record highs. After trading at $994.98 on August 9, priceline.com Incorporated (NASDAQ/PCLN)…