Alyssa Oursler
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Alyssa Oursler is a freelancer writer based in San Francisco. She covers a wide variety of topics, including investing, personal finance, technology and gender ... but she is most interested in what those things mean for the big questions (and vice versa).

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TWTR Stock: Can You Smell Twitter’s Desperation?

Oct. 1, 2015, 2:30 pm EDT – Proving that desperate times call for desperate measures, TWTR stock jumped on a CEO and new product announcement today. More 

After Record iPhone 6s Sales, AAPL Stock Is a Steal

Sep. 28, 2015, 1:27 pm EDT – Broader market struggles overshadowed a strong debut for the iPhone 6s ... but patience should prevail for AAPL stock investors. More 

4 Stocks to Buy for a Year-End Boost

Sep. 28, 2015, 11:42 am EDT – The homestretch of 2015 is approaching fast, and these four stocks to buy are perfectly positioned for a fourth-quarter climb. More 

7 Ways to Invest in Virtual Reality

Sep. 23, 2015, 1:57 pm EDT – Disney made headlines this week with a big-time investment in virtual reality. Here are seven ways to follow its lead. More 

GRPN: You Should Give Up on Groupon Stock

Sep. 22, 2015, 12:56 pm EDT – Groupon stock is sinking today after announcing a 10% reduction in its global workforce -- just the latest black mark against the company. More 

Etsy Stock Is Manufacturing More Problems (ETSY)

Sep. 15, 2015, 11:21 am EDT – The introduction of Etsy Manufacturing demonstrates the catch-22 of Etsy stock -- growth may come at the expense of its core selling point. More 

3D Printing Stocks: Don’t Miss Out on Huge Growth

Sep. 14, 2015, 9:47 am EDT – To call this year a bloodbath for 3D printing stocks might be an understatement, but the damage is due to growing pains, not a death knell. More 

Invest Like Warren Buffett With These Value Stocks

Sep. 10, 2015, 6:04 am EDT – Warren Buffett isn't just notable for his value strategy, but for his discipline. Here's where his money's been going lately. More 

3 Cheap Tech Stocks You’ve Never Heard Of

Sep. 8, 2015, 9:54 am EDT – The market downturn has helped create every investors' dream: Cheap tech stocks. These three picks are well priced, but still have solid growth prospects. More 

Strong iPhone Demand Can’t Help Apple Stock (AAPL)

Sep. 3, 2015, 2:01 pm EDT – Strong demand for screens heading into Apple's Sept. 9 iPhone reveal wasn't enough to invigorate AAPL stock ... Are investors still hesitant from the recent market selloff? More