Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL)

1,244.41
NASDAQ : Technology Services
Prev Close 1,252.80
Day Low/High 1,240.14 / 1,258.11
52 Wk Low/High 977.66 / 1,296.97
Avg Volume 1.40M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 299.53M
Market Cap 868.81B
EPS 44.20
P/E Ratio 25.04
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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Here's Why I'm Short Netflix

Here's Why I'm Short Netflix

For those long this name there is hope.

Trading Around My Core Amazon and Alphabet Holdings

* Ringing the register with partial sales after sizable two week gains * I am growing more negative on the markets Over the last two, has rallied by over +$100 to $1787, and has advanced from $1160 to $1255. I am ringing the register and I have just...

Minding Mr. Market

I am seeing a lot of opportunity on both the long and short side these days. (Frankly, more on the short side!) As mentioned on Tuesday, I currently have more individual stock names in my portfolios than at anytime in years. In particular, I have ad...

Markets Bet on Growth, 3 Month/10 Year Spread, Trading Nvidia: Market Recon

Markets Bet on Growth, 3 Month/10 Year Spread, Trading Nvidia: Market Recon

The Fed is doing this right. Let me repeat... the Fed is not screwing this up.

The Dip Buyer

My incessant dip buying in Facebook , Amazon and Alphabet is paying off today.

Apple's Reported Plans for a $399 iPhone Could Boost Installed-Base Growth

Apple's Reported Plans for a $399 iPhone Could Boost Installed-Base Growth

Apple is reportedly prepping a 4.7-inch iPhone that will have a $399 starting price. Such a move could help it land more first-time iPhone users to whom it can cross-sell services and wearables.

SAP's Revenue Growth - and Transparency - Compares Favorably with Oracle's

SAP's Revenue Growth - and Transparency - Compares Favorably with Oracle's

Unlike archrival Oracle, SAP is reporting solid top-line growth and is comfortable breaking out its cloud revenue.

Jim Cramer: What Would Make a Good Stock in This Environment?

Jim Cramer: What Would Make a Good Stock in This Environment?

Let me give you the items I want to see before I bless buying anything in what has become a plain, out and out, treacherous market.

Apple, YouTube and Amazon Fare Well in Piper's Latest U.S. Teen Survey

Apple, YouTube and Amazon Fare Well in Piper's Latest U.S. Teen Survey

More than four-fifths of U.S. teens still report owning an iPhone, and more than a third now say that YouTube is the video service they watch the most.

Google Looking for a 'Snack'?

It's being reported that Google is having discussions with Firework, a free smartphone app for users to share 30-second homemade videos, as it looks to contend with video sharing company TikTok. Given the growing consumption of short-form or "snacki...

Game On

If anyone wonders why the movie box office is in a funk, consider the gaming market. This morning we were reminded that gaming (as in video games) is a large competitive draw with a swath of the population. That reminder comes from Activision Blizza...

New Google Cloud Estimates Drive Home Why Alphabet Looks Undervalued

New Google Cloud Estimates Drive Home Why Alphabet Looks Undervalued

Valuing Alphabet solely based on its near-term earnings and cash flows serves to grant little value -- or in some cases, negative value -- to key assets such as Google Cloud, Waymo and Google Maps.

From The Street of Dreams

Alphabet's price target is raised from $1475 to $1600 by Deutsche Bank. This is the highest target on the street. Deutsche Bank analyst Lloyd Walmsley raised his price target for Alphabet (GOOG) to $1,600 from $1,475 and keeps a Buy rating on the na...

Looking for Yield? Buy These Closed-End Funds and REITs

Looking for Yield? Buy These Closed-End Funds and REITs

These three CEFs are particularly appealing right now, with overhyped fears making them unusually cheap.

Market Observations: Doom Day

Deepening economic, trade and political concerns spelled doom for the markets today. * Ignoring the message of the bond market and the slope of the yield curve is not a particularly good idea, and I am always surprised when people disregard these tw...

Alphabet's Decline Has Done Some Damage to Its Charts - Get Defensive

Alphabet's Decline Has Done Some Damage to Its Charts - Get Defensive

Let's check out the recent price action.

What I Plan to Buy Today

Though, in general, downside risk may dwarf upside reward, given the uncertainty of outcomes (for now) I really like the idea of having a long portfolio of stocks, with an intermediate term time frame, hedged with out of the money and puts ("I got g...

Jim Cramer: Why I Am Not Freaking Out About a Recession or a Warren Presidency

Jim Cramer: Why I Am Not Freaking Out About a Recession or a Warren Presidency

Are things that bad? I remain a non-believer in the recession thesis.

Company News for Your Consideration

As we get ready for the market day ahead, here are some items hitting the tape that have caught my attention:  U.S. Steel has acquired a 49.9% ownership interest in Big River Steel for about $700 million in cash, with a call option to acquire the re...

Jim Cramer: Micron Technology Should Be on Your Radar

Jim Cramer: Micron Technology Should Be on Your Radar

Despite the selloff in this name, if you believe in a rally, you can bet that MU will be a leader.

Averaging Down

I continue to average down in Boeing , Amazon , Facebook and Alphabet .

The Contrarian in Me...Is Buying the Growthy Names

* As the "news" is out It is my view that now that investors recognize the WeWork disaster and are being turned off by a succession of unprofitable IPOs, we can begin to consider buying the growthy and disruptive stocks (with deep moats and large ad...

Making Moves

Boeing , +$4 from this morning's lows, is trading quite well. (As posted, I added into the early weakness). I have moved to a large long position. I have also added to Facebook , Alphabet and Amazon .

Amazon's Echo and Alexa Investments Bear Some Resemblance to its AWS Investments

Amazon's Echo and Alexa Investments Bear Some Resemblance to its AWS Investments

In both consumer hardware and cloud services, Amazon has shown a willingness to make giant R&D investments in order to address nearly any potential customer need.

 A Great Backdrop for Opportunistic Traders

S&P futures are now +30 handles above the morning's lows. As noted, there have been breathtaking reversals in Amazon , Facebook , Twitter and Google -- and many other equities. While I believe the market is fundamentally overvalued, in a "newsy" bac...

Booyah!

Alphabet and Amazon rally $24/share and $29/share, respectively, from the day's lows.

The Look of a Contrarian and Not a Cassandra

* Mr. Market is a dynamic and complex mosaic - providing opportunities on both the long and short side For those that think me dogmatically bearish, a Cassandra (if you will) - consider my moves today. Besides my short covers ( and ) and put sales, ...

Trade of The Week - Buying Twitter

* The Presidential election will likely provide a strong backdrop to greater Twitter usage and continued advertising penetration in the 12-18 months ahead * The 2020 Election may soon be viewed as "The Twitter Election" * I expect (and am hopeful) T...