Comments from President Donald Trump and the European Central Bank gave the markets a jolt before Wednesday's Fed meeting.
Mario Draghi indicated the European Central Bank is prepared to boost the European economy with more stimulus, and that's driving equity markets higher here on Tuesday.
The company's expansion beyond its North American home base could offer the most upside to the stock as it continues its surge.
In Trump's view the tariffs force the Chinese to pay our government money and therefore it is a win win.
Regulators worldwide are looking to rein in Alphabet's business model.
The main concern for investors remains escalating trade tensions between the U.S. and China.
Given the sidestepping of trade restrictions for the European chipmakers, they could be poised to fill the void left by larger U.S. competitors that have long been dominant in the region.
The e-commerce company's guidance might be the main culprit for its share price erosion after reporting first-quarter earnings that came in above estimates.
The EU is on the ropes. The economy there is in flames.
Brexit is not the only big issue getting kicked down the road lately.