Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Target $1300

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Target $1300

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Target $1300 Deutsche said Alphabet has one of the “best” ad product pipelines. “We increase our estimates and confidence in the medium-term outlook for Alphabet shares coming out of the Google Marketing Live keynote in San Francisco, where we see an accelerating pace of new ad product making us meaningfully more confident in the 2020 outlook. […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) fell after Morgan Stanley analysts write that the stock will likely continue to sink in the short term

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) fell after Morgan Stanley analysts write that the stock will likely continue to sink in the short term

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) fell after Morgan Stanley analysts write that the stock will likely continue to sink in the short term Google parent company Alphabet was down 1% Tuesday after Morgan Stanley analysts warned the stock will continue to deteriorate in the short term. The drop shaved more than $8 billion from Alphabet’s market cap, […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) kicked off its annual I/O developer conference today

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) kicked off its annual I/O developer conference today

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) kicked off its annual I/O developer conference today Alphabet (NASDAQ: GOOG) (NASDAQ: GOOGL) subsidiary Google kicked off its annual I/O developer conference today, announcing all sorts of news around both hardware and software during the opening keynote. The search giant has enjoyed particular success in smart-home technology, including its popular line of smart […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) remains extremely robust and growth will continue to come from multiple fronts

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) remains extremely robust and growth will continue to come from multiple fronts

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) remains extremely robust and growth will continue to come from multiple fronts Alphabet’s results disappointed Wall Street, although revenue and earnings were both ahead of our estimates. What’s more, revenue grew 16.7% off a $30 billion base, which is huge by any standards. Regardless, the shares were battered afterward. Google property ad […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) set to tackle gaming, healthcare, and smart assistant devices

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) set to tackle gaming, healthcare, and smart assistant devices

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) set to tackle gaming, healthcare, and smart assistant devices Google who has spent millions funding retailers such as JB Hi Fi resulting in them dominating in the voice activation market in Australia is set to revamp their business. The big search Company is set to tackle gaming, healthcare, and smart assistant devices […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Looks to Blockchain Investments

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Looks to Blockchain Investments

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Looks to Blockchain Investments One of the technological breakthroughs Google has been gambling on is blockchain technology. Last year, the company announced that it was developing its own blockchain-based distributed ledger as part of its Cloud services. According to a report by CBInsights, Alphabet is one of the top investors in blockchain […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) profit continues to be buoyed by paper gains on its investments, as long as you ignore giant fines

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) profit continues to be buoyed by paper gains on its investments, as long as you ignore giant fines

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) profit continues to be buoyed by paper gains on its investments, as long as you ignore giant fines Alphabet Inc. absolutely destroyed earnings expectations in every quarter in 2018 — but there are two big reasons for that. Google’s parent company beat analysts’ quarterly earnings estimates by an average of about 27% […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) regulatory troubles continue

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) regulatory troubles continue

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) regulatory troubles continue Last year was a tough one for Google parentAlphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL) (NASDAQ:GOOG). The stock couldn’t seem to get any momentum and ended the year barely breaking even. But shares have gained 22% so far this year, and the company is trying to build on that momentum. Regulatory headaches, however, keep coming back […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) First Drone Delivery Seen This Year

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) First Drone Delivery Seen This Year

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) First Drone Delivery Seen This Year Drone delivery is a step closer to reality after Wing, a unit of Google parent Alphabet (GOOGL), received government approval as an airline. Wing Aviation has been given the same certifications smaller airlines receive from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration and the Department of Transportation, according […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) A streaming breakthrough

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) A streaming breakthrough

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) A streaming breakthrough It appears the bitter rivals have agreed to cease hostilities — at least on one front. In a joint press release , Amazon and Google announced that they would “launch the official YouTube app on Amazon Fire TV devices and Fire TV Edition smart TVs, as well as the […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) cloud computing wars are heating up

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) cloud computing wars are heating up

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) cloud computing wars are heating up In 2018, major technology companies began to seriously turn their attention to the cloud gaming industry. For example, in May last year, it became known that the company Electronic Arts (the largest distributor of video games in the US) bought a startup Gamefly, which just specializes […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) expect the cheaper versions of Google’s Pixel 3 phones quite soon

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) expect the cheaper versions of Google’s Pixel 3 phones quite soon

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) expect the cheaper versions of Google’s Pixel 3 phones quite soon If Google’s own hint is anything to go by, we can expect the cheaper versions of Google’s Pixel 3 phones quite soon. There’s no guarantee, but May 7 appears to be the date Google will announce the “Pixel 3a,” as it’s […]

What Could Derail Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Stock?

What Could Derail Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Stock?

What Could Derail Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Stock? On Feb. 4, when Google came out with Q4 2018 earnings, it raised a few eyebrows as the company revealed declining advertising prices and rising costs. Investors are especially concerned that the group’s core advertising business is likely to be at a plateau. They are now watching Amazon’s increased […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) having an iPhone doesn’t stop Google handing over your data

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) having an iPhone doesn’t stop Google handing over your data

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) having an iPhone doesn’t stop Google handing over your data A New York Times investigation into how Google furnishes law enforcement with phone data exposed one crucial detail – having an iPhone doesn’t stop Google handing over your data. The in-depth investigation by the Times revealed many details about how Google uses its […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) chief diversity officer, Danielle Brown, is leaving the company

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) chief diversity officer, Danielle Brown, is leaving the company

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) chief diversity officer, Danielle Brown, is leaving the company Following a year full of controversy – including the Google Walkout, where employees protested the company’s handling of sexual misconduct allegations – Google is shaking up its diversity and inclusion team. Google’s chief diversity officer, Danielle Brown, is leaving the company, the company […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Shayne ‘Jack’ Heffernan maintains a Buy rating

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Shayne ‘Jack’ Heffernan maintains a Buy rating

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Shayne ‘Jack’ Heffernan maintains a Buy rating This week is shaping up to be an important one for Alphabet (GOOGL) as the Google Cloud Next conference will commence on Tuesday and go through Thursday. If this is to look like last year’s conference, Google is expected to announce new products and partnerships, […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) accused of paying 24 times less corporation tax

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) accused of paying 24 times less corporation tax

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) accused of paying 24 times less corporation tax Web giant Google has been accused of avoiding enough UK corporation tax last year to give our flatlining NHS 60,000 more nurses. The £1.5billion estimate by campaign group the Tax Justice Network, in an analysis for the Mirror, is based on the firm booking […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) cancelled its AI ethics board a little more than a week after announcing it

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) cancelled its AI ethics board a little more than a week after announcing it

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) cancelled its AI ethics board a little more than a week after announcing it Google has shut down its AI ethics board little more than a week after announcing it. Vox reports that the Silicon Valley tech giant has scrapped the group, which had been intended to scrutinise the company’s work on […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) paid just £67 million in UK corporation tax last year while it enjoyed revenues of £1.41 billion

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) paid just £67 million in UK corporation tax last year while it enjoyed revenues of £1.41 billion

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) paid just £67 million in UK corporation tax last year while it enjoyed revenues of £1.41 billion The revelations have triggered calls for the UK’s tax system to be simplified in order to reduce their exploitation. They come as the Treasury considers a new digital levy designed to boost the amount that Silicon […]

Hey Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG), talk to Walmart

Hey Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG), talk to Walmart

Hey Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG), talk to Walmart Walmart customers will be able to order groceries with voice commands through Google’s smart-home assistant, the retail giant announced on Tuesday in its latest effort to compete with Amazon. Starting this month, shoppers will be to add items directly to their Walmart Grocery cart using Google Assistant by […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) earnings are a concern

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) earnings are a concern

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) earnings are a concern Google stock slid 0.5% to 1,172.27, falling for a fifth straight session. The FANG stock now has a 1,236.53 entry in an eight-month saucer-with-handle base. That handle buy point is not far from the Google stock peak of 1,291.44 set July 27. Google earnings are a concern, though not as […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) announced a new external ethics council which will examine its development of AI

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) announced a new external ethics council which will examine its development of AI

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) announced a new external ethics council which will examine its development of AI Google has set up a new external ethics council to oversee its development of AI, but one of its members has been criticized for her anti-trans and anti-immigrant views. Google’s VP of Global Affairs Kent Walker announced the new […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) is revitalizing its robotics division

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) is revitalizing its robotics division

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) is revitalizing its robotics division Today, Google’s new effort – known as Robotics at Google – is led by Vincent Vanhoucke, who served as a key player in the company’s artificial intelligence project, Google Brain. Perhaps a result of Vanhoucke background in AI, Robitics at Google will focus more on advanced software […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) expanding footprint in the online payment industry on the back of partnerships

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) expanding footprint in the online payment industry on the back of partnerships

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) expanding footprint in the online payment industry on the back of partnerships Alphabet’s division, Google is expanding footprint in the online payment industry on the back of partnerships, which is evident from its latest move. The company teamed up with eBay to offer the online payment app called Google Pay as one […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Regulatory risk is rising

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Regulatory risk is rising

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Regulatory risk is rising Of course, many would argue that the push to crack down on tech is an example of punishing success. Big doesn’t have to be bad. And these tech giants were built on American ingenuity.Nonetheless, Wall Street is starting to grow worried about a looming tech crackdown. Facebook,mired in […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) hit with a $1.7 billion antitrust fine for harming competition in online advertising

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) hit with a $1.7 billion antitrust fine for harming competition in online advertising

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) hit with a $1.7 billion antitrust fine for harming competition in online advertising The European Union on Wednesday hit Google-parent Alphabet (GOOGL) with a $1.7 billion antitrust fine for harming competition in online advertising, marking the third penalty issued against the internet giant by the EU. Google stock climbed despite the latest EU […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) confirmed the firm won a deal for its game streaming platform

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) confirmed the firm won a deal for its game streaming platform

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) confirmed the firm won a deal for its game streaming platform Advanced Micro Devices spiked 11.8 percent Tuesday after Google confirmed the firm won a deal for its game streaming platform. Google unveiled the platform in an event Tuesday, where it shared its plans for a new gaming service called Stadia. The rally brought AMD’s market cap […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) reported earnings don’t tell the whole story

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) reported earnings don’t tell the whole story

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) reported earnings don’t tell the whole story Unlike most large-cap public companies, Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG,GOOGL), more commonly referred to as Google, doesn’t report adjusted earnings. That’s not necessarily a problem for Google stock — even as it trades at a five-month high. But understanding the actual underlying business is key to understanding GOOGL […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) aims for the clouds

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) aims for the clouds

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) aims to leverage its parent’s cloud-computing platform Chronicle — the security startup spawned by Google-owner Alphabet (GOOGL) — aims to leverage its parent’s cloud-computing platform. Customers can set up “private clouds” storing their security data. Like sibling Google, Chronicle will use artificial-intelligence tools to analyze huge amounts of data. Shayne Heffernan said “the next battle in the […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) newly unsealed court docs reveal Larry Page threatened to leave if the company didn’t find a way to keep him in control

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) newly unsealed court docs reveal Larry Page threatened to leave if the company didn’t find a way to keep him in control

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) newly unsealed court docs reveal Larry Page threatened to leave if the company didn’t find a way to keep him in control Google’s board of directors created a third class of stock in 2012 in part to placate cofounder Larry Page, who was worried about losing control of the company, Bloomberg reported […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) strives for transparency

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) strives for transparency

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) strives for transparency After employees walked out to protest its handling of sexual misconduct allegations—including payouts to executives—the company promised change. Now it’s bringing new details to light. Google wants to clear the air about its culture of harassment—but that means letting specifics emerge. The company is facing renewed scrutiny over how […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) agreed to pay $135 million to two former executives accused of sexual harassment

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) agreed to pay $135 million to two former executives accused of sexual harassment

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) agreed to pay $135 million to two former executives accused of sexual harassment Google agreed to pay $135 million to two former executives accused of sexual harassment, it confirmed to The Verge today. We now know from a newly unsealed lawsuit that former senior search vice president Amit Singhal was initially offered $45 million, […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) about to be hit with a new tax bill in Europe

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) about to be hit with a new tax bill in Europe

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) about to be hit with a new tax bill in Europe Big tech companies including Facebook, Google, and Amazon are going to have start paying billions more in tax in Europe after lawmakers demand they contribute more to the public purse. France has joined the UK in setting out plans to tax […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) analysts at Needham initiated coverage of the company with a buy rating

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) analysts at Needham initiated coverage of the company with a buy rating

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) analysts at Needham initiated coverage of the company with a buy rating Google’s parent company rose 1.37 percent after analysts at Needham initiated coverage of the company with a buy rating and a price target of $1,350, implying a 17 percent upside. Needham said YouTube could be a positive catalyst for Alphabet […]

Valuations indicate Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) could be in GOOGL’s way

Valuations indicate Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) could be in GOOGL’s way

Valuations indicate Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) could be in GOOGL’s way Despite this threat, I would argue that the most significant danger to GOOGL stock is Alphabet itself. Part of this shows up in its finances. In past articles, I have argued that GOOGL needs to begin paying a dividend. The company maintains a $780 billion-plus market cap […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) stock thrives because of Ruth Porat’s smart, quiet guidance

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) stock thrives because of Ruth Porat’s smart, quiet guidance

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) stock thrives because of Ruth Porat’s smart, quiet guidance Since Ruth Porat became chief financial officer of Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL) on May 26, 2015, the Google stock price has increased 102%. That’s over $350 billion in shareholder value created in less than four years. I admit to having been a Porat skeptic. Her experience at Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) has asked the Supreme Court to take up what would likely be the final appeal on the case

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) has asked the Supreme Court to take up what would likely be the final appeal on the case

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) has asked the Supreme Court to take up what would likely be the final appeal on the case The Supreme Court has received an outpouring of amicus briefs from the tech industry and law professors imploring the highest court in the land to hear Oracle’s long-running case against Google – and rule […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) invests in a start-up using beams of light on chips for super-fast A.I.

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) invests in a start-up using beams of light on chips for super-fast A.I.

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) invests in a start-up using beams of light on chips for super-fast A.I. A small start-up in Boston has an oddball idea for a fast and efficient processor for artificial intelligence that could just work: Let there be light. More specifically, Lightmatter’s chip includes an optical component called a Mach-Zehnder interferometer instead of a more […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) failed to let consumers know about a hidden microphone in its Nest security devices

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) failed to let consumers know about a hidden microphone in its Nest security devices

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) failed to let consumers know about a hidden microphone in its Nest security devices Consumer privacy in the era of big tech companies like Facebook, Google, and Amazon may not be a hot button topic on the level of healthcare or gun control, but heading into the 2020 presidential election, it’s certainly gaining […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Makes ‘Error’ in Not Disclosing Microphone on Nest System

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Makes ‘Error’ in Not Disclosing Microphone on Nest System

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Makes ‘Error’ in Not Disclosing Microphone on Nest System Alphabet Inc.’s Google said it made an error when it didn’t disclose in product materials that its Nest Secure home security system contained a microphone. “The on-device microphone was never intended to be a secret and should have been listed in the tech […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) to acquire data-migration company Alooma

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) to acquire data-migration company Alooma

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) to acquire data-migration company Alooma Alphabet Inc.’s GOOGL, +0.61% GOOG, +0.44% announced Tuesday that it planned to acquire Alooma, a data-migration company. Financial terms of the deal weren’t disclosed. “The addition of Alooma, subject to closing conditions, is a natural fit that allows us to offer customers a streamlined, automated migration experience to Google Cloud, and […]

New Zealand to target online firms like Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG)

New Zealand to target online firms like Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG)

New Zealand to target online firms like Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) New Zealand said on Monday that it plans to update its laws so it can tax revenue earned by multinational digital firms such as Google, Facebook and Amazon, extending a global effort to bring global tech giants into the tax net. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said the cabinet had agreed […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) This Can’t Be Happening!

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) This Can’t Be Happening!

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) This Can’t Be Happening! Losing at cloud is galling for Google, which practically invented the technology to run its search business. Its mistake was failing to get into cloud re-sale quickly or to treat cloud re-sale seriously enough. Google is now as serious as a heart attack with Kurian, who wants an army of salesmen […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) joined Apple in promising to investigate a Saudi government app hosted on the Google Play Store and Apple’s App Store

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) joined Apple in promising to investigate a Saudi government app hosted on the Google Play Store and Apple’s App Store

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) joined Apple in promising to investigate a Saudi government app hosted on the Google Play Store and Apple’s App Store Google has joined Apple in promising to investigate a Saudi app that lets men control women’s travel, as pressure from rights groups and international lawmakers builds on the tech giants. Google will […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) $13 billion investment reflects its ambitions to compete with Amazon and Microsoft

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) $13 billion investment reflects its ambitions to compete with Amazon and Microsoft

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) $13 billion investment reflects its ambitions to compete with Amazon and Microsoft Alphabet Inc.’s Google announced Wednesday it will invest $13 billion in new data centers across the United States as it looks to continue expanding its cloud business.  “Today we’re announcing over $13 billion in investments throughout 2019 in data centers and offices […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) is rife with “buy” ratings and very few sell or hold ratings, and it has 20.45% upside

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG)  is rife with “buy” ratings and very few sell or hold ratings, and it has 20.45% upside

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) is rife with “buy” ratings and very few sell or hold ratings, and it has 20.45% upside Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ: GOOGL ) has made the most AI purchases out of any tech firm calculated  research firm Quid , which shows that GOOG has made 20 acquisitions, including predictive analytics platform Kaggle in Q1 2017 alone. Google CEO Sundar Pichai long […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Pixel 4 could have support for dual SIM cards

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Pixel 4 could have support for dual SIM cards

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Pixel 4 could have support for dual SIM cards The Google Pixel 3 may have only been released a few months ago, but already rumors are starting to emerge regarding the Google Pixel 4. There are plenty of things we expect from the Pixel 4, like that it will most likely have a different […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) struggling at the long-term 200-day line

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) struggling at the long-term 200-day line

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) struggling at the long-term 200-day line Dow Jones futures fell Thursday night, along with S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq futures. The current stock market rally has hit resistance at the 200-day line, with China trade fears slamming the Dow Jones, S&P 500 and Nasdaq on Thursday. Notably, FANG stocks Amazon (AMZN), Facebook (FB) and Google parent Alphabet (GOOGL) are […]

Falling margins need to reverse course before Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) stock breaks out to new highs

Falling margins need to reverse course before Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) stock breaks out to new highs

Falling margins need to reverse course before Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) stock breaks out to new highs Technology giant Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL, NASDAQ:GOOG) reported fourth-quarter numbers after the bell on Monday, Feb. 4. Although the company topped both revenue and profit estimates, Google stock dropped in response due to concerns regarding swelling costs. Specifically, operating margins dropped to 21%. […]

Analysts concerned after Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) offers increased spending and vague commentary on financial performance

Analysts concerned after Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) offers increased spending and vague commentary on financial performance

Analysts concerned after Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) offers increased spending and vague commentary on financial performance Shares of Alphabet Inc. are falling Tuesday after the company disclosed a sizable increase in spending, prompting a series of questions about the internet giant’s future. Google-parent Alphabet GOOGL, +0.92% GOOG, +1.16%  reported better-than-expected financial results on Monday afternoon, but concerns about the company’s expense outlook seem […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) could soon announce a sharply higher stock buyback authorization of $12 billion to $15 billion

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) could soon announce a sharply higher stock buyback authorization of $12 billion to $15 billion

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) could soon announce a sharply higher stock buyback authorization of $12 billion to $15 billion With Google stock trading some 13% below its all-time high heading into Monday’s fourth-quarter earnings report, the timing could be right for parent Alphabet (GOOGL) to increase its share buyback program. Google stock is trading well below a standard […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) hardware business will continue to impress

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) hardware business will continue to impress

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) hardware business will continue to impress Mark Mahaney of RBC believes that Google’s hardware business will continue to impress. “Google has over the past few years made hardware development and innovation a bigger strategic and engineering focus for the company, via both acquisitions (Nest, HTC) and organic efforts. The result has been […]

Apple has suspended Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) employees’ ability to run internal iOS

Apple has suspended Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) employees’ ability to run internal iOS

Apple has suspended Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) employees’ ability to run internal iOS On Thursday, Apple revoked Google’s ability to run internal iOS apps, leaving Google employees unable to access tools necessary to do their jobs, according to a report in The Verge. The move was meant as a punishment for Google’s use of a data-collecting app […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) has a $115 billion pile of cash that could be used to boost its stock

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) has a $115 billion pile of cash that could be used to boost its stock

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) has a $115 billion pile of cash that could be used to boost its stock Google parent company Alphabet has been a cash-generating machine over the past few years and can use its stash to boost its stock, Jefferies says.“Despite often heavy investments in many initiatives, some with very long horizons, Google’s net cash […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) be Able to Trounce Expectations Again?

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) be Able to Trounce Expectations Again?

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) be Able to Trounce Expectations Again? Google’s parent company Alphabet Inc. GOOGL is poised to report fourth-quarter results after the market closes on Feb 4. Alphabet’s earnings have exceeded Wall Street’s expectations in the first three quarters of 2018 and the good momentum is well expected to continue in the fourth quarter. After all, its revenue sources including […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) expected to post EPS at $11.12

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) expected to post EPS at $11.12

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) expected to post EPS at $11.12 With a market cap of over $760 billion, Google parent company Alphabet, Inc. is the third largest publicly traded entity in the world. In a recent survey of online search engine and social media use, Google’s audience reported the most stability, with 96% of those surveyed saying […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Heffx Technical Analysis

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Heffx Technical Analysis

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Heffx Technical Analysis Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 1,088.98. The projected upper bound is: 1,156.87. The projected lower bound is: 1,026.11. The projected closing price is: 1,091.49. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because prices closed higher than they opened). During […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to reverse the billion-dollar copyright case brought by Oracle

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to reverse the billion-dollar copyright case brought by Oracle

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to reverse the billion-dollar copyright case brought by Oracle Google (GOOG -0.2%)(GOOGL -0.1%) has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to reverse the billion-dollar copyright case brought by Oracle (ORCL -0.1%). Google wants the court to say the company’s use of Oracle’s Java APIs to create the Android OS was allowed under […]

Better than expected Q4 numbers could spark a rally in Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) stock

Better than expected Q4 numbers could spark a rally in Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) stock

Better than expected Q4 numbers could spark a rally in Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) stock Global internet giant Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL) had a tough run in 2018. Google stock entered the year just under $1,100. It bounced around quite a bit throughout 2018, rising as high as $1,300 and falling as low as $980. Ultimately, though, GOOGL finished the […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) claimed it created an AI agent that could “correctly distinguish a slide with metastatic cancer from a slide without cancer 99% of the time

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) claimed it created an AI agent that could  “correctly distinguish a slide with metastatic cancer from a slide without cancer 99% of the time

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) claimed it created an AI agent that could “correctly distinguish a slide with metastatic cancer from a slide without cancer 99% of the time Major breakthroughs are now possible with less data than ever thanks to artificial intelligence, Alphabet Chief Financial Officer Ruth Porat said during a panel at the World Economic Forum in […]

Fossil stock will sell smartwatch IP to Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG)

Fossil stock will sell smartwatch IP to Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG)

Fossil stock will sell smartwatch IP to Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Shares of Fossil Group Inc. FOSL, +0.00% are up nearly 5% in afternoon trading Thursday after the company announced that it would be selling intellectual property related to in-development smartwatch technology to Alphabet Inc.’sGOOGL, +0.74% GOOG, +0.77% Google for $40 million. The shares were up as much as 10.9% earlier in […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) deal cuts the price of the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL by $150 each

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) deal cuts the price of the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL by $150 each

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) deal cuts the price of the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL by $150 each If you’ve been waiting for Google to offer a new deal on the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, your patience has been rewarded. According to Android Police, both handsets have been reduced in price by $150 at the Google Store. […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) will buy $40 million worth of Fossil Group’s smartwatch tech

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) will buy $40 million worth of Fossil Group’s smartwatch tech

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) will buy $40 million worth of Fossil Group’s smartwatch tech Fossil is selling $40 million of smartwatch technology to Google, the company announced Thursday. Shares of Fossil jumped about 8 percent on the news. Fossil is one of the primary brands that continues to build smartwatches that run Google’s Wear OS software, which competes […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Can the online search giant keep up its strong growth?

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Can the online search giant keep up its strong growth?

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Can the online search giant keep up its strong growth? A handful of major tech stocks will report their latest quarterly results around the end of January and the beginning of February. One of the reports I’ll be watching closely is the one from Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG)(NASDAQ:GOOGL) — the parent company of Google. The company has seen impressive […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Japan failed to report ¥3.5 billion in income

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Japan failed to report ¥3.5 billion in income

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Japan failed to report ¥3.5 billion in income Tokyo tax authorities have found that Google Japan failed to declare about ¥3.5 billion in income for 2015, a source close to the matter said Tuesday. The authorities are believed to have determined that the Japan unit of the American tech giant reduced its […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Heffx Trading Outlook

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Heffx Trading Outlook

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Heffx Trading Outlook Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. The projected upper bound is: 1,112.81. The projected lower bound is: 976.91. The projected closing price is: 1,044.86. Candlesticks A black body occurred (because prices closed lower than they opened). During the past 10 bars, there have been 4 white candles and […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) pressure is mounting to change the company’s culture

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) pressure is mounting to change the company’s culture

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) pressure is mounting to change the company’s culture The board of directors at the helm of Alphabet (the listed tech company that owns Google and its subsidiaries) is being sued for allegedly protecting executives from sexual misconduct accusations. At the heart of the allegations is a New York Times report that claims Google asked for […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) shareholder are suing the board of directors for allegedly covering up sexual misconduct claims against top executives

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) shareholder are suing the board of directors for allegedly covering up sexual misconduct claims against top executives

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) shareholder are suing the board of directors for allegedly covering up sexual misconduct claims against top executives Attorneys in San Francisco representing an Alphabet shareholder are suing the board of directors for allegedly covering up sexual misconduct claims against top executives. The suit comes months after an explosive New York Times report […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Heffx Trading Outlook

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Heffx Trading Outlook

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Heffx Trading Outlook Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. The projected upper bound is: 1,146.21. The projected lower bound is: 1,002.27. The projected closing price is: 1,074.24. Candlesticks A black body occurred (because prices closed lower than they opened). During the past 10 bars, there have been 5 white candles and […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Seeing Huge Gains in January After a Rough December

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Seeing Huge Gains in January After a Rough December

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Seeing Huge Gains in January After a Rough December The stock market shook off a late morning malaise to post another strong gain today. The Dow and Nasdaq Composite indexes were both up more than one percent and the S&P 500 index gained 0.97 percent, marking the first three-day win streak for […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) prepares to dominate CES once again

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) prepares to dominate CES once again

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) prepares to dominate CES once again Alphabet Inc.’s Google, already the king of advertising, is ramping up its efforts to be the king of your home as well. The company announced Monday that it expects its Google Assistant to be built in to a billion devices by the end of January, including […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Heffx Outlook

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Heffx Outlook

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Heffx Outlook Overall, the bias in prices is: Downwards. The projected upper bound is: 1,147.78. The projected lower bound is: 992.42. The projected closing price is: 1,070.10. Candlesticks A white body occurred (because prices closed higher than they opened). During the past 10 bars, there have been 5 white candles and 5 […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) 2019 $1500 or $500

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) 2019 $1500 or $500

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) 2019 Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards but Google will come under regulatory pressure in 2019, taxation may start biting in to the bottom line. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the upside. The projected upper bound is: 1,535.77. The projected lower bound is: 433.42. The projected closing price […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) expected to enjoy $3 billion in hardware profits this year

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) expected to enjoy $3 billion in hardware profits this year

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) expected to enjoy $3 billion in hardware profits this year Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL) subsidiary Google has been taking hardware much more seriously over the past two years, starting with its first-generation Pixel smartphone. Since that device’s launch, Google has aggressively expanded its first-party hardware offerings to include tablets, laptops, smart speakers, smart displays, and more, all […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Can Waymo Drive Alphabet’s Stock?

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Can Waymo Drive Alphabet’s Stock?

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Can Waymo Drive Alphabet’s Stock? “Can Waymo Drive Alphabet’s Stock?” Jefferies equity analysts wondered in a research note to clients Wednesday. It certainly could, the analysts concluded in a sweeping report that examined the self-driving company’s impact on the Google-parent Alphabet. Jefferies upped its long-term value estimate for Waymo to $US250 billion (from […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) the least volatile of the five popular stocks called FAANG

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) the least volatile of the five popular stocks called FAANG

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) the least volatile of the five popular stocks called FAANG Internet content giant Alphabet Inc. has been the least volatile of the five popular stocks called FAANG. All have lost momentum and all ended Monday in bear market territory. The others are Facebook Inc.; Amazon.com Inc.; Apple Inc.; and Netflix Inc. Alphabet […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) plans to spend $1 billion to expand operations in New York City

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) plans to spend $1 billion to expand operations in New York City

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) plans to spend $1 billion to expand operations in New York City Alphabet (GOOGL)-unit Google plans to spend $1 billion to expand operations in New York City, a move expected to at least double its workforce there to around 15,000 over the next 10 years. Google stock edged down in early trading on […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) rough year, which was rife with high-profile controversies

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) rough year, which was rife with high-profile controversies

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) rough year, which was rife with high-profile controversies During his three and a half hours in the Congressional hot seat earlier last week , Google CEO Sundar Pichai managed to play it cool. He was well-rehearsed and responded to questions evenly, with patience and without the provocativeness or peculiarities which were characteristic […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) next leg of growth will come from India

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) next leg of growth will come from India

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) next leg of growth will come from India When it comes to tech giants like Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG, NASDAQ:GOOGL), there’s a lot of concern among stock investors about where their growth is going to come from. After all, if you look at GOOG specifically, the company already controls more than 90% of the global digital […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) CEO Sundar Pichai Gets a Thumbs Up

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) CEO Sundar Pichai Gets a Thumbs Up

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) CEO Sundar Pichai Gets a Thumbs Up At least one Wall Street analyst came away impressed from Google Chief Executive Sundar Pichai’s grilling on the Hill. Evercore ISI analyst Anthony DiClemente, in a Tuesday note titled “Sundar Also Rises,” maintained an Outperform recommendation on shares of Alphabet (ticker: GOOGL), Google’s parent company, […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) CEO refutes bias claims during congressional hearing

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) CEO refutes bias claims during congressional hearing

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) CEO refutes bias claims during congressional hearing Google’s (GOOG, GOOGL) top executive Sundar Pichai testified before the U.S. House of Representative’s Judiciary Committee in a more than three-hour-long hearing Tuesday, wherein lawmakers questioned Pichai about the internet giant’s search algorithms, business plans in China and data collection practices. Throughout the hearing, Pichai […]