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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Recent Articles

3 Cloud Stocks Securing Their Spot in the Skies

Aug. 25, 2015, 1:48 pm EDT – Cloud is a big term and big trend. If you're looking to bet on it, consider these three cloud stocks. More 

Why BABA Stock Still Isn’t a Buy at IPO Prices

Aug. 25, 2015, 11:02 am EDT – Alibaba (BABA) is getting battered as the broader markets remains shaky. Stay away from the sinking stock for now. More 

GoPro Stock: Is GPRO Worth Buying in a Shaky Market?

Aug. 21, 2015, 1:58 pm EDT – While GoPro is cheap and has long-term potential, the market's too shaky to scoop up the sliding stock right now. More 

Urban Outfitters Can’t Break Through Resistance (URBN)

Aug. 18, 2015, 9:01 am EDT – Shares of URBN stock have struggled most of the year ... and some apparent post-earnings relief yesterday was just a tease. More 

SHAK: Shake Shack Stock Gets More Shaken Up

Aug. 13, 2015, 2:09 pm EDT – Shake Shack is growing, but investors are fleeing SHAK stock after the company's recently announced secondary offering. More 

Having Trouble With Tech Stocks? Stop Chasing Fads!

Aug. 13, 2015, 11:53 am EDT – Yes, tech stocks can deliver breathtaking gains, but investors tend to lose their minds and forget what's important when pressing the "buy" button. More 

TWTR Stock Finally Finds Some Relief

Aug. 10, 2015, 2:32 pm EDT – Shares of TWTR stock got some relief this morning thanks to a just-announced NFL deal, but the correct reaction is a quick shrug. More 

EBay Stock: Business Is Still Strong Without PayPal

Aug. 5, 2015, 9:38 am EDT – The PayPal spin-off left eBay stock whistling to itself in the corner, but the selloff just might have been overdone. More 

Why WFM Stock Got Obliterated Yesterday

Jul. 30, 2015, 9:01 am EDT – Weak same-store sales illustrate a glaring problem for Whole Foods and other niche picks. Get the full scoop on the WFM stock explosion. More 

Amazon One Step Closer to Apple-Like Ubiquity (AMZN)

Jul. 28, 2015, 9:01 am EDT – Amazon may be testing a new drive-up grocery service -- news that sent AMZN stock to yet another all-time high. More