Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL)

1,207.65
NASDAQ : Technology Services
Prev Close 1,236.13
Day Low/High 1,206.00 / 1,233.63
52 Wk Low/High 977.66 / 1,291.44
Avg Volume 1.74M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 299.36M
Market Cap 857.86B
EPS 44.20
P/E Ratio 28.29
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Latest News

Apple's New AirPods and iPad Air Are Priced to Move - Tech Check

Apple's New AirPods and iPad Air Are Priced to Move - Tech Check

The new AirPods feature the same $159 starting price as their predecessor, and the new iPad Air is $150 cheaper than the now-discontinued 10.5-inch iPad Pro.

Winners and Losers From Alphabet's Gaming Effort

Winners and Losers From Alphabet's Gaming Effort

The impact of Alphabet's angle into streaming is important for investors on either side of the initiative.

FOMC

The Fed is now caught in its own policy - hooked by the drug of cheap money.  The yield on the 10 year U.S. note is under 2.54%. The dovish Fed policy announcement will likely help, over the near term, growth names ( , and ) and hurt rate sensitive ...

Alphabet Almost Through a Major Top Formation: Book Some Profits

Alphabet Almost Through a Major Top Formation: Book Some Profits

It may be time to book some profits by selling your Alphabet shares.

Trade of the Week (Short QQQ at $178.77)

Ahead of the Fed's announcement and of Micron's EPS report (after the close), my Trade of the Week is to short the Nasdaq: * The Nasdaq has been held up (absolutely and on a relative basis) by strength in Alphabet and Amazon . There is no reason why...

Alphabet Encounters Technical Ceiling

A Narrowing Market?

Expanding my short exposure as Alphabet and Amazon AMZN can't hold this whole thing together!  Breadth is 800 over 2000.

Anxious Alphabet Buyers Can't Get a 'Handle' as FOMO Takes Over

Anxious Alphabet Buyers Can't Get a 'Handle' as FOMO Takes Over

If you are confident about the overall market, Google is likely to perform well.

Chart of the Day: Alphabet Has a History of Expensive Infractions in Europe

Chart of the Day: Alphabet Has a History of Expensive Infractions in Europe

Alphabet has amassed quite the tab from the European Union.

FedEx Results Are a Flashing Red Signal on the Health of the Global Economy

FedEx Results Are a Flashing Red Signal on the Health of the Global Economy

Another pressing concern for FedEx is the margin compression in its U.S. business.

Alphabet's Stadia Video Streaming Is Here but I Have Issues With the Stock

Alphabet's Stadia Video Streaming Is Here but I Have Issues With the Stock

What I notice, however, is just how fast the competition will come up behind GOOGL on this.

This Morning

Note: I am still operating with computer problems.  I see very little going on this morning:  * Breadth is stinking up the joint - 700 advancing issues and 2100 declining issues. * Several market leaders are failing to hold yesterday's morning ramp ...

Investors Await Clarity on Alphabet's Attempt to Upend the Gaming Industry

Investors Await Clarity on Alphabet's Attempt to Upend the Gaming Industry

GOOGL's ambitious gaming has to answer questions before being called a true game changer.

Kass: Tilray Is Promising but I Prefer This Other Stock in the Pot Space

Kass: Tilray Is Promising but I Prefer This Other Stock in the Pot Space

Tilray will not be cash flow positive for another 2-3 years - that's not quick enough progress for me given its $7 billion dollar capitalization.

GOOGL Now

I have moved Alphabet to large-sized.

Stock of the Day - Tilray

Pot stocks like Tilray have very ambitious valuations but the potential upside (in mergers and, fundamentally in food, drink, supplemental and medical applications) are undeniably immense. The view of a possible rapid rise in revenues and profits (a...

Marriott Takes Aim at Millennial-Fueled Travel Trends to Fend Off Airbnb

Marriott Takes Aim at Millennial-Fueled Travel Trends to Fend Off Airbnb

Marriott is making moves to cash in on key travel trends.

Fed Decisions, Economic Forecasts, 6 Stock Moves: Market Recon

Fed Decisions, Economic Forecasts, 6 Stock Moves: Market Recon

I would expect some tough sledding over the next day or two ahead of Wednesday's FOMC policy meeting.

Ulta Beauty: Good Investing Is Not Easy

Ulta Beauty: Good Investing Is Not Easy

This stock has been a beautiful performer, but right now it is overvalued.

Alphabet's News

Alphabet's shares reversed abruptly based on this news. While I raised my buy level on Amazon to $1700/share (and added this morning), I am keeping my buy level on GOOGL at $1150.

Recently...

Recent new longs- and . Recent new shorts - , , , and .

Facebook's Sharp Share Price Advance May Now Stall

When I purchased Facebook (and placed it on my Best Ideas List at $137 in late November, 2018), it - along with Goldman Sachs  - were my favorite large cap longs. The stocks were substantially out of favor and hated by the sell- and buy- side. Since...

Jim Cramer: AAPL Should Get Into Diabetes Treatment and KHC Should Invest in Pot

Jim Cramer: AAPL Should Get Into Diabetes Treatment and KHC Should Invest in Pot

In this day and age, companies must be 'disruptors' or get left in the dust.

Buy Levels

Here are some of my individual buy levels of stocks that I want to add to or reestablish on weakness: * $157.50 * $1625 * $1150 * $42 * $55 * $46 * $46.50 * $182.50 * $31 * $40 * $23 * $65 * $16.75 * $35 * $27.75 * $60 * $95 * $48 * $87.50 Note: Lon...

Jim Cramer: I'm Not Buying This Tech Multiple Expansion

Jim Cramer: I'm Not Buying This Tech Multiple Expansion

This is hope, not fact -- don't pay more for the same old thing.

Recent Amazon Moves Could Strengthen its Marketplace Business - Tech Check

Recent Amazon Moves Could Strengthen its Marketplace Business - Tech Check

Amazon is pushing some of its suppliers to sell goods directly via its marketplace, and reportedly plans a policy change that's likely to go over well with many e-commerce startups.

Jim Cramer: What Investors Can Learn From Dick's Sporting Goods' Predicament

Jim Cramer: What Investors Can Learn From Dick's Sporting Goods' Predicament

Dick's can teach you more about what's happening in the overall market than anything else I saw today.

Mixed Market Messages

*Raising net short exposure Some late morning observations: * With Google and Amazon market beasts -- now both medium sized -- I feel "comfortable" adding to my short hedges. * Added to my Micron , Caterpillar and Coca-Cola shorts. * So weird that t...