Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL)

1,519.44
NASDAQ : Technology Services
Prev Close 1,518.73
Day Low/High 1,511.01 / 1,530.56
52 Wk Low/High 1,027.03 / 1,529.88
Avg Volume 1.48M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 299.90M
Market Cap 1044.53B
EPS 49.60
P/E Ratio 30.89
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
IAC's CFO Talks About Holding Onto ANGI and the Current M&A Environment

IAC's CFO Talks About Holding Onto ANGI and the Current M&A Environment

During a talk with TheStreet, CFO Glenn Schiffman talked about IAC's reasons for holding off on an ANGI Homeservices spinoff, as well as the differences between private and public valuations.

Enterprise Software and Cloud Services Demand Remains Strong as Hardware Slumps

Enterprise Software and Cloud Services Demand Remains Strong as Hardware Slumps

While companies such as HPE, Cisco and NetApp are signaling that macro headwinds are weighing on their hardware sales, major software and public cloud players are singing a very different tune.

Jim Cramer: Is Facebook a Buy on Bloomberg's Presidential Run?

Jim Cramer: Is Facebook a Buy on Bloomberg's Presidential Run?

We don't know where Michael Bloomberg is going to come out in his campaign spending, but we know that he needs to reach young people -- and Instagram could be a beneficiary.

PayPal's $4 Billion Deal for Honey Aims to Keep Shoppers Loyal

PayPal's $4 Billion Deal for Honey Aims to Keep Shoppers Loyal

As competition from tech and payments giants mounts, PayPal plans to tightly integrate Honey's e-commerce deals services with its payments platforms.

Tech Stock Bargains Can Still Be Found -- But Investors Need to Look Harder

Tech Stock Bargains Can Still Be Found -- But Investors Need to Look Harder

At a time when many quality tech companies are staring at huge 2019 gains, spotting good deals takes a bit of effort. But it's by no means impossible.

Jim Cramer: Why I Rebel Against the Idea That You Have to Lighten Up on Tech

Jim Cramer: Why I Rebel Against the Idea That You Have to Lighten Up on Tech

There is no 'tech' in tech.

Google Stadia Reviews Show Why Microsoft's Cloud Gaming Strategy Is Smarter

Google Stadia Reviews Show Why Microsoft's Cloud Gaming Strategy Is Smarter

Whereas Google is betting on cloud gaming alone, Microsoft is taking a more practical approach to supporting the technology.

My Takeaways: A Noisy Monday

Monday saw another (albeit small) market advance -- with a narrow trading range. It was good action for the bulls considering the incremental trade news. Also, we heard a lot of noise but nothing definitive: * Breadth was negative -- with around -40...

Going Larger in Twitter

The recent stability and now modest resumption of strength in the shares of Alphabet and the other FANG constituents makes me more optimistic on the outlook for Twitter's shares. It is my view that the company - no doubt at some additional expenses ...

Microsoft's Batting Average and Feel-Good China News: Market Recon

Microsoft's Batting Average and Feel-Good China News: Market Recon

Microsoft's Cloud business is making big wins, and how to interpret Larry Kudlow 's Phase One China trade comments.

Alphabet's Valuation Still Looks Reasonable on a Sum-of-the-Parts Basis

Alphabet's Valuation Still Looks Reasonable on a Sum-of-the-Parts Basis

When businesses such as Google Maps, Waymo and the Google Cloud Platform get valued on their own, the valuation given to Google's main profit engines looks fairly cheap.

Rash of Bad Headlines Isn't the Problem for Alphabet

Rash of Bad Headlines Isn't the Problem for Alphabet

Despite stories of questionable use of health care data, my concern with GOOGL is technical: We need a retest of $1,250 to $1,275 before we can move significantly higher.

Alphabet's New Ventures Spell Long-Term Gains for the Stock

Alphabet's New Ventures Spell Long-Term Gains for the Stock

Let's review the long-term bullish case for this FANG stock.

I Don't Want Google in My Portfolio

I Don't Want Google in My Portfolio

Alphabet's stock may go higher. I just don't care.

Alphabet Has Its Hands Full of Investigations but Traders Don't Care

Alphabet Has Its Hands Full of Investigations but Traders Don't Care

At this juncture, the charts and indicators are still bullish.

Cash Stashes Dwindle as Markets Crest and Powell Speaks: Market Recon

Cash Stashes Dwindle as Markets Crest and Powell Speaks: Market Recon

Plus, we preview Wednesday's Trump-Erdogan meeting and check out AbbVie's huge debt offering as well as the new Abode-Microsoft connection.

Surveillance Capitalism and the Power of Free

* The recent reduction in my social media stock exposure reflects the likely continued acceleration in attacks (legal, legislative and regulatory) on these companies as we approach the November 2020 election * The perception among investors of a mor...

Scaling the Current Peak and Testing the S&P 500 Porridge: Market Recon

Scaling the Current Peak and Testing the S&P 500 Porridge: Market Recon

Plus, a glance at news about Disney+, Boeing's 737 Max and Alphabet's "Project Nightingale."

Jim Cramer: Google's Latest Blunder Shows Why the Long Knives Are Out

Jim Cramer: Google's Latest Blunder Shows Why the Long Knives Are Out

Google's Project Nightingale exemplifies the headline risk facing big-cap tech names.

My Takeaways

Another day in which the market bent a bit but didn't break: * At 3:30 p.m. market breadth is moderately negative (1,288 advancers, 1,677 decliners). * Bonds were virtually unchanged after the schmeissing last week. * Gold -$5/oz and crude oil -$0.3...

Recap of Recent Actions

A reminder that I recently: * (Reluctantly) pared back my very large positions in Citigroup , Bank of America and Wells Fargo to medium in size  * Eliminated Facebook * Reduced from very large to medium in size in Alphabet and Amazon

Alibaba and China's Singles Day Extravaganza Setting New E-Commerce High

Alibaba and China's Singles Day Extravaganza Setting New E-Commerce High

China honors November 11 with an e-commerce extravaganza due to set one-day sales records. However, China's stock markets take a hit due to Hong Kong 'hitch.'

What's Good for Google's Search Business Is Proving to Be Bad News for Expedia

What's Good for Google's Search Business Is Proving to Be Bad News for Expedia

While Google reported another strong quarter for its ad business, Expedia and TripAdvisor both posted Q3 earnings misses that were partly blamed on Google Search changes.

I'm Selling the Pop in Disney Stock

I'm Selling the Pop in Disney Stock

Do I think the shares go higher later? Probably.

My Takeaways

* The market's highs were made early and the low was made late - demonstrating some exhaustion. * Breadth steadily decayed as the day progressed (At 3:30 pm 1330 advancers, 1630 decliners) See Bob Farrell's remarks on breadth! * The key feature of t...

Microsoft's Latest Azure and Office Announcements Fit With a Recent Trend

Microsoft's Latest Azure and Office Announcements Fit With a Recent Trend

With the help of a swelling R&D budget, Microsoft has been investing a lot lately in offerings that connect or integrate key products and services.

Real Money Post Industrial Average Exits October on Top

Real Money Post Industrial Average Exits October on Top

The RMPIA's 3.8% jump even beat the Nasdaq Composite Index's 3.7% October climb.

Booyah Banks!

Banks are standouts today along with the Bobbsey Twins, Alphabet  and Amazon . I continue of the view that the large money center banks provide the single best reward v. risk opportunity of any S&P sector over the intermediate term - in an overvalue...

What Has Happened to the IPO's?

What Has Happened to the IPO's?

Most of these names are smoke and mirrors, with the elusive profit objective often years away.

That's It for Fitbit As I Take the Money and Run

That's It for Fitbit As I Take the Money and Run

Let others wait and see if someone comes in with a better offer than Alphabet's bid for Fitbit; this value investor is taking his profit and leaving the table.