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

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 

7 Small-Cap Stocks to Buy for Gigantic Growth

Oct. 29, 2015, 3:50 pm EST – Looking for the best stocks to buy? Size is everything -- just in reverse. These small-cap stocks are expected to deliver massive returns in the coming months. More 

FireEye Inc (FEYE) Stock Is a Gamble…NOT a Bargain!

Oct. 29, 2015, 9:52 am EST – The cybersecurity sector has been pounded of late and FEYE stock is no exception. Should you scoop up 'discounted' shares? More 

3 Tech Stocks That Are Wasting Your Money

Oct. 26, 2015, 1:02 pm EST – Public doesn’t mean profitable and tech doesn’t always mean growth. Stay away from these money-losing picks. More 

7 Retail Stocks to Buy to Beat the Holiday Rush

Oct. 20, 2015, 1:32 pm EST – Don't sweat headlines about a potential slowdown in spending this holiday season. These seven retail stocks to buy can weather a couple punches. More 

Should You Buy Fitbit Stock? 3 Pros, 3 Cons (FIT)

Oct. 16, 2015, 11:45 am EST – Fitbit stock has short-term and long-term catalysts to like ... but is also quite popular with the bears. Should you snag shares? More 

Is the End in Sight for TWTR Stock?

Oct. 15, 2015, 10:15 am EST – Even after a recovery, TWTR stock has lost 40% over the last year. Is a takeover next for the social media giant? More