Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL)

1,333.54
NASDAQ : Technology Services
Prev Close 1,309.15
Day Low/High 1,311.89 / 1,333.54
52 Wk Low/High 977.66 / 1,322.65
Avg Volume 1.30M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 299.63M
Market Cap 903.74B
EPS 44.20
P/E Ratio 27.80
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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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.

Smartsheet's CEO: Our Software Market Is Still in Its Early Stages

Smartsheet's CEO: Our Software Market Is Still in Its Early Stages

During a talk with TheStreet, long-time Smartsheet CEO Mark Mader argued his firm's workflow automation platform still has a lot of headroom to displace manual business processes.

Chronicling the Foibles of Third-Tier Tech Names

Chronicling the Foibles of Third-Tier Tech Names

If you are looking for the pain in this exuberant market it is in the names classified as technology plays with market caps between $5 billion and $100 billion.

How Google Could Make Its Fitbit Deal Pay Off -- And What Could Get in the Way

How Google Could Make Its Fitbit Deal Pay Off -- And What Could Get in the Way

While its smartwatch business is struggling, Fitbit's fitness tracker and health services businesses are faring better.

Google to Acquire Fitbit

Developing Near Term Market Weakness May Lie Ahead

Market breadth has reversed recent strength - at 2-1 negative. Former market leaders (e.g., Amazon  Alphabet  , and the banks) are struggling - and I wouldn't be surprised to see more near term weakness. If we see another day or two of this momentum...

Why Advanced Micro Devices Report Was Somewhat of a Surprise

Why Advanced Micro Devices Report Was Somewhat of a Surprise

EPYC processor revenue and unit sales jumping more than 50% have paced the way for AMD.

Fitbit Shares Shape Up on Reports of Offer From Alphabet

Fitbit Shares Shape Up on Reports of Offer From Alphabet

The maker of wearable fitness devices has seen its stock sprint higher on the buyout news after languishing this summer near multi-year lows.

Sloppy Session as All Eyes on Fed, Apple Earnings

Sloppy Session as All Eyes on Fed, Apple Earnings

While the markets mostly brushed off impeachment news, there was little movement Tuesday, as investors await more earnings and an interest-rate decision.