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Top Tech Stocks Face Congress It's no secret that Big Tech and government regulators have long been at odds. Antitrust issues and the spread of misinformation are the two main concerns that governments the world over have scrutinized these tech behemoths for, ending, in some cases, in billions…

Google-Fitbit Deal Being a shareholder of a company that's about to be acquired can be a fantastic way to see your investment portfolio grow. Being able to anticipate a deal by closely watching the markets and the news can be hugely beneficial. And that's the case again with…

GOOG Stock: A Bearish Trend Has Just Begun It was in early October that my views toward the markets started to change dramatically. The reason is that the proxy that I use to gauge the health of the stock market was warning that a trend reversal was in…

Best Silicon Valley Stocks for 2019 2018 has been a tough year for tech stocks across the board. With a few notable exceptions, many of the the top tech companies in the Bay Area saw their stock prices stagnate or decline. Looking forward, are the "FANG" stocks the…

GOOG Stock: This Is a Warning of Things to Come My outlook for the equity markets suddenly soured in early October. There were a lot of indications that caused this, but nothing as influential as the technical damage that was sustained on the Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) stock chart.…

GOOG Stock: This Barometer for Market Health Suggests That Trouble Lies Ahead The stock market is in peril, and October is proving once again why it is one of the worst-performing months of the year. Seeking shelter has become an increasingly difficult task as both stocks and bonds…

Google Stock: This One Trend Line Says it All The markets have just forged new all-time highs. In this process, the current bull market is now the longest on record. This is great news, but I have some concerns. The markets are entering that time of year where…

GOOG Stock Jumps on Q2 Earnings As we come to the end of earnings season, tech stocks are a mixed bag: some are flying high, while others (I’m looking at you Mark Zuckerberg!) are coming apart at the seams. Shareholders of Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG)—also known as Google—have nothing to…

Crosshairs Shift From Facebook to Google Last week, The Wall Street Journal alleged that Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG)—aka Google—had mismanaged user data by letting third-party developers scan "Gmail" accounts. As such, we’ll need to consider how these privacy concerns might affect our GOOG stock forecast for 2019. Here’s the story in…

GOOGL Stock: My Market Thermometer The prospects of a trade war and the impact of higher interest rates may be factors that would cause some investor to take a step back from their current investments. In reality, who can blame them? 2018 has not been a walk in…

Google Antes Up e-Commerce Gamble Regardless of how you feel about technology stocks, everyone can agree that Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG)—formerly known as Google—is one of the greatest investment stories of our time. The numbers don’t lie. Quick arithmetic reveals that anyone who invested $10,000 in 2004 would have more…

GOOGL Stock: A Bull Market Hangs in the Balance Four months have passed and the markets have failed to make any real headway in 2018. This year has been characterized by elevated levels of volatility, which have resulted in wild market swings, making the trading environment a tenuous…

Google Q1 Earnings Call: What to Expect With media attention focused on Mark Zuckerberg, some investors might have forgotten that Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) is due for an earnings review on Monday, April 23, 2018. Not us, though. We’ve had the Google earnings report date fixed on our calendar for…

GOOGL Stock: As Goes Google, so Does the Market If I had to use one word to describe this market, it would be bipolar, and the reason is quite simple. Ever since late January, the market has been experiencing wild swings in both directions and the trading action…

GOOGL Stock: A Bullish Trend in Development The NASDAQ composite index has just completely erased all the losses that were administered when the markets began their swoon in late January. In a real sign of strength, this index is standing tall, flexing its muscles as new highs are…

Google Stock Chart Indications Suggest That a Bottom Is Near Volatility is the order of the day, and wild swings have become the norm. What a change from the tranquil environment that dominated the trading action all of last year. The current wild trading environment has struck fear…

GOOGL Stock: A Gauge for the Overall Market The market has gone for more than three days without generating a new high and interest rates are making a move toward higher yields. All of a sudden, there is fear spewing across the investment landscape that a possible sell-off might…

GOOG Stock: Benchmark Stock Suggests Further Gains The markets have been on an incredible run in 2017, and this move toward higher prices has proved to be the least volatile year in history, without a substantial pullback. A correction will occur someday, and banking on one has proven…

GOOGL Stock: Critical Support Currently Resides at These Coinciding Metrics I refer to Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ: GOOGL) as a heavyweight stock in which Google stock acts as a gauge of the overall health of the equity markets. So as long as Alphabet stock continues on its trek towards higher…