If you want to invest in Alphabet (NASDAQ: GOOGL)(NASDAQ: GOOG) stock, you might notice that it has two ticker symbols to choose from. What is the difference, and which should you choose? In this short video, Certified Financial Planner® Matt Frankel discusses the different types of Alphabet stock, what other stocks use similar structures, and what you should consider before choosing.
Amazon is heading for a 43% loss this year. First, it increases Amazon's costs across the board -- from storing and transporting goods to keeping its warehouses operating. The company is a leader in two markets set to grow in the double digits this decade: e-commerce and cloud computing.
At some point during 2022, all three major indexes were firmly in bear market territory. What's particularly interesting about the 2022 bear market is that it's allowing investors to buy into industry-changing companies that are now historically inexpensive. The first once-in-a-lifetime buying opportunity for investors is FAANG stock Alphabet (NASDAQ: GOOGL)(NASDAQ: GOOG), the parent company of Google, Waymo, and YouTube, among others.