Notable business headlines include the Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud weighing an investment in Credit Suisse, New Zealand seeking to require Facebook and Google pay for news, and Delta Air Lines offering pilots at least 34% pay raises.
Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) and Alphabet (NASDAQ: GOOGL)(NASDAQ: GOOG) are two of the largest companies in the world, with market caps of $960 million and $1.3 trillion, respectively. However, both still have plenty of potential for growth.
No rival has been able to come close to knocking Google Search off its perch. Alphabet's major growth, though, is likely to come on other fronts. Alphabet is also forging new ground in other areas of artificial intelligence.