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The "Earnings Recession" Just Gave Us Two Big "Buy" Opportunities

With Q1 2016 earnings meeting bearish expectations, we've entered an earnings recession. That's not great news – but it does mean two of the best tech stocks are trading at a discount.

These are the kind of shares you want to buy and hold for the long term - and now's the perfect time to buy...


Why Alphabet Stock Is Our Pick of the Week

Alphabet stock is the Money Morning Pick of the Week.

Alphabet Inc. (Nasdaq: GOOGL, GOOG) is still better-known as Google, which now is a wholly owned subsidiary of the parent company created last fall.

The stock is up 26% over the last eight months as earnings have outperformed.

But success has only made Alphabet hungrier. And that's a big part of why Money Morning Technical Trading Specialist D.R. Barton calls GOOGL a "legacy stock"...


Google's "Other Bets" Are THE Reason You Want to Own GOOGL Stock

Alphabet Inc.'s Q4 2015 earnings surpassed expectations for both revenue and profits. That's great… considering the best is yet to come.

Analysts are having trouble with something Google calls "other bets" and the fact that those investments cost the company a whopping $3.5 billion in losses.

A lot of individual investors, meanwhile, find it hard to imagine GOOGL stock going too much higher, let alone a lot higher.

Both groups are missing something really critical that we talk about all the time...


What Are FANG Stocks?

You might hear analysts like Jim Cramer talk about how much he loves FANG stocks.

But some investors are still unsure what FANG stocks are, and many more are wondering if they should be in their portfolio.

For our Money Morning readers, we wanted to break everything down for you and make sure you have all the information you need...


Alphabet Stock Crushed Q4 Earnings Because of This One Reason  

In its latest Q4 earnings report, Alphabet beat all analyst expectations and grew its revenue 18% over the year. Alphabet continues to prove its ability to turn a profit even as the global economy remains sluggish.

Nearly four weeks ago, Money Morning Technical Trading Specialist D.R. Barton predicted on CNBC that Alphabet stock would outperform its sector in early 2016.

Barton was on CNBC again Monday to talk about why Alphabet stock is doing better than the broader markets. GOOG is now up 1.6% for the year, with the Dow down about 8%.

Here's the one big reason Alphabet stock is up - and why shares will continue this rise in 2016...


The Biggest Reason the GOOGL Stock Rally Will Continue in 2016

GOOGL stock climbed more than 5% this morning (Tuesday) to an all-time high of $807.94 after parent company Alphabet crushed earnings after the bell Monday.

And according to Money Morning experts, there's one major reason why the GOOGL stock rally won't end any time soon.