Alphabet Inc. Class A (GOOGL)

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NASDAQ
Prev Close 2,774.39
Open 2,794.99
Day Low/High 2,765.56 / 2,800.23
52 Wk Low/High 1,402.15 / 2,925.07
Volume 1.26M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 666.75B
Market Cap 1877.58B
P/E Ratio 36.60
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

The Big Are Getting Bigger

* And stronger  The dominance of the FAANG, plus Microsoft , franchises was visually seen in the spew of excellent EPS reports over the last few days.  Back in late 2018, when I added Facebook , Amazon and Alphabet to my Best Ideas List, I suggested...

Strong Earnings Must Overcome Lack of Energy and Overbought Conditions

Strong Earnings Must Overcome Lack of Energy and Overbought Conditions

We need Apple and Facebook to finish strong to show that there are some willing momentum chasers.

Speculative Stocks Brighten Amid Earnings Deluge

Speculative Stocks Brighten Amid Earnings Deluge

Action is mixed as the Fed talks and investors digest big reports by Alphabet, and look to ones by Apple.

Jim Cramer: Stocks Still Rule

Jim Cramer: Stocks Still Rule

We have a debate raging between those who think that the reason we are going up is because of liquidity and those who believe it's because of the many attractive opportunities.

Jim Cramer: Have Trust in the Great CEOs

Jim Cramer: Have Trust in the Great CEOs

Do your homework. Don't trust the stock. Trust the CEO and trust yourself.

Momentum Fizzles Ahead of Key Potential Catalysts

Momentum Fizzles Ahead of Key Potential Catalysts

It is very easy to find yourself stuck in a 'good' stock that just isn't doing anything right now.

Earnings Avalanche, FOMC, Growth and Inflation, Biden's Spending Plans

Earnings Avalanche, FOMC, Growth and Inflation, Biden's Spending Plans

The US Ten Year Note has been on the move, and the US Dollar Index has also been climbing overnight.

A Lack of Energy and a Poor Response to Earnings Makes for Difficult Trading

A Lack of Energy and a Poor Response to Earnings Makes for Difficult Trading

This is not an easy market right now, but the opportunities will eventually appear if we keep slogging away.

My Beautiful Balloon, Unmasking the Market, Crypto Risk, Preparing for Powell

My Beautiful Balloon, Unmasking the Market, Crypto Risk, Preparing for Powell

With the economy apparently growing robustly, the Fed has to watch how the president's plans play out in terms of the size and scope of deficit spending.

Small-Caps Are Back -- But Now the Hard Work Begins

Small-Caps Are Back -- But Now the Hard Work Begins

Can the small-caps build on this action and gain further momentum?

Don't Get Bogged Down in Earnings Bonanza

Don't Get Bogged Down in Earnings Bonanza

Here's why it's best to focus on a few names that interest you most or influence your portfolio, and not chase every report.

Here's How to Play AMD Ahead of Earnings

Here's How to Play AMD Ahead of Earnings

The chipmaker's charts have turned bullish.

Market Turbulence, Credible FOMC?, GDP, Heavy Earnings Week, COVID in India

Market Turbulence, Credible FOMC?, GDP, Heavy Earnings Week, COVID in India

So far, for the season, the blended rate of earnings growth for the first quarter now stands at an incredible 33.8%.

Biden Tax Proposal Kills Momentum, but Big Earnings News Is on Deck

Biden Tax Proposal Kills Momentum, but Big Earnings News Is on Deck

The market was surprised by aggressive tax proposals that whacked a small-cap recovery just as it started to build.

Alphabet Shares Should Continue to Live Higher

Alphabet Shares Should Continue to Live Higher

Let's examine the charts of the 'G' in FAANG.

Jim Cramer: I Laugh When I Hear That FAANG Stocks Are Dead

Jim Cramer: I Laugh When I Hear That FAANG Stocks Are Dead

Because unlike almost any other companies in the world, they get the benefit of the doubt, and they deserve it.

China's Economy, Retail Sales, Helicopter Money, Walmart's Autonomous Vehicles

China's Economy, Retail Sales, Helicopter Money, Walmart's Autonomous Vehicles

The 'organic' economy has to take over at some point, and at that point, at least in theory, demand for credit should accelerate.

Jim Cramer: Here's Why I Love Tech

Jim Cramer: Here's Why I Love Tech

Let's look at Nvidia, Microsoft and the FAANG names to see what's really possible.

Kass: On the Market's Stairway to Heaven, Headwinds Abound

Kass: On the Market's Stairway to Heaven, Headwinds Abound

You can rock on for now while the music is still playing, but be prepared for the inevitable 'out of the blue' sour note.

Google at $2,240?

ARK Invest reported last night that it took a 1% position in Google after recently selling it several hundred dollars ago. Up from $1,700/share in late January 2021, Google is trading over $2,250 in premarket trading this morning. I just don't get t...

The Market's Stairway to Heaven

* Like Led Zeppelin's iconic and mystical 1971 song, the market's advance has become almost an imbedded religious experience now * Buy the classics - the classic laggards (like ViacomCBS, Discovery and Amazon) * Rock on for now while the music is st...

Jim Cramer: Jamie Dimon Throws Down the Gauntlet

Jim Cramer: Jamie Dimon Throws Down the Gauntlet

I find his comments about China the most compelling after his salvo about racial equality.

Bubbly Action, Bad Breadth, Credit Suisse Stumbles, SDR Charade, Eye on Big Tech

Bubbly Action, Bad Breadth, Credit Suisse Stumbles, SDR Charade, Eye on Big Tech

I find this action most likely to be less than sustainable, without provoking an algorithmic counter. In other words, don't just be nimble, but tread softly.

All-Time Is a Long Time

The S&P index eclipsed last week's prior all-time high today.   The skeptic would write that a 58 handle rise in the S&P Index and a 225 advance in the Nasdaq index was accompanied by only five to three advancers to decliners.   The skeptic would al...

Jim Cramer: Economy Gets Booster Shot Without the Side Effects

Jim Cramer: Economy Gets Booster Shot Without the Side Effects

Amid the vaccine rollout, we have low rates, money coming from the government to families, and a Fed committed to creating jobs. Here's what it all means for investors.

LG Electronics Opts to Kill Off Its Smartphone Business

LG Electronics Opts to Kill Off Its Smartphone Business

The Korean conglomerate, once the world's third largest mobile phone maker, failed to find a buyer for its loss-making business.

Transport Your Portfolio to the Future With a Twist of Technology

Transport Your Portfolio to the Future With a Twist of Technology

These transportation-related picks include EVs, new developments in battery technology, online auto sales, ride-sharing and an Uber-type helicopter service.

Jim Cramer: Look Who's Steel-ing the Show

Jim Cramer: Look Who's Steel-ing the Show

Here's why the institutional stewards of capital who are taking back control of the market are salivating over a dirty old iron company.

End of Quarter, Stimulus Package, Treasuries, Gold, Trading Apple, Nvidia

End of Quarter, Stimulus Package, Treasuries, Gold, Trading Apple, Nvidia

Word is that Biden will introduce the first part of two spending plans that will likely cost anywhere from $2 trillion to $2.5 trillion over eight years.

Jim Cramer: There's No Off Switch to Speculation or Greed

Jim Cramer: There's No Off Switch to Speculation or Greed

Once you recognize that growth versus value is a false dichotomy than we can figure out what's ailing so much of the market.