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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Fitbit Inc: Could Fitbit Stock Be the Next Facebook? (FIT)

Feb. 9, 2016, 12:41 am EST – Fitbit stock (FIT) is often compared to fellow laggard GoPro, but it shares one important quality with Facebook that could make all the difference. More 

AMZN: It’s Been a Dreamy Two Decades for Amazon.com, Inc. Stock

Feb. 8, 2016, 9:27 am EST – Amazon stock (AMZN) has been battered around so far this year, but bumps and bruises are part of the game. More 

3 Dirt Cheap Tech Stocks to Buy or Throw in the Trash

Jan. 29, 2016, 12:24 pm EST – These three beaten-down tech stocks are profitable and cheap, but not all are worth your bet. More 

Facebook Stock Holders, Smile! Oculus Rift Becoming Reality (FB)

Jan. 6, 2016, 11:04 am EST – Oculus VR is now accepting preorders on its Rift headset. Here's what Facebook stock holders need to know. More 

3 Stocks Helping Fight Climate Change

Dec. 14, 2015, 3:21 pm EST – Climate change policies are complex, but the general course of action is simple: Stop burning fossil fuels. These stocks help do just that. More 

4 Top Stocks From the Tech Capital of the World

Dec. 3, 2015, 2:37 pm EST – These top stocks are some of the largest tech employers in San Francisco, the tech capital of the world. They outperform on Wall Street, too. More 

7 Stocks That Investors Should Be Thankful For

Nov. 24, 2015, 2:32 pm EST – Markets have been volatile this year, but these seven picks have strong growth and big-time gains investors should be thankful for. More 

3 Best Booze Stocks to Buy

Nov. 19, 2015, 2:24 pm EST – If you're looking for stocks to buy, why not sip on one of these three booze picks featuring strong momentum and long-term earnings growth? More 

3 Niche Stocks That Wear It Better Than Twitter

Nov. 12, 2015, 6:30 am EST – Twitter is being punished because of how it handles its niche market, but such a specialization is paying dividends for these picks. More 

Q3 Earnings: How 5 Top Tech Stocks Stacked Up

Nov. 5, 2015, 2:50 pm EST – We grade Google (GOOG, GOOGL), Amazon (AMZN), Apple (AAPL), Twitter (TWTR) and Facebook (FB) on their Q3 earnings results. More