Posts Tagged ‘ Google ’

GOOG to Test Buy-on-Antitrust-Charge Theory

Apr 26th, 2015 | Filed under: Alpha Seekers, Legislation/Court rulings, Technology, Today's Post

Look for the EC sometime in the near future to bring a complaint about the contracts into which Google has entered with manufacturers that require them to construct the handsets in a way that favors Google’s famous search engine [over, for example, Microsoft’s Bing.] But consider that even this preliminary skirmish over comparison shopping might be a bullish sign for GOOG.

Alpha Hunters: Generating Alpha From .Com Giants

Jan 5th, 2012 | Filed under: Alpha Hunters, Alpha Strategies, Today's Post

Google, Apple, eBay and Amazon have a combined market capitalization of almost double the top five world retailers combined. We investigate the alpha opportunities with these dot-com giants.