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

TWTR Stock Finally Finds Some Relief

Aug. 10, 2015, 2:32 pm EST – 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 EST – 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 EST – 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 EST – Amazon may be testing a new drive-up grocery service -- news that sent AMZN stock to yet another all-time high. More 

Tesco Is a Great Example of a Bad Dividend (TESO)

Jul. 24, 2015, 6:30 am EST – Tesco Corp. is a great example to understand what metrics unearth dividend stocks to avoid despite their sweet yields. More 

3 Tech Stocks Powered by the Hottest Mega-Trends

Jul. 21, 2015, 6:00 am EST – Tech stocks are on fire right now. But if you're looking for long-term picks, here are three mega-trends worth betting on. More 

Google Stock Is Growing Up Fast (GOOG, GOOGL)

Jul. 20, 2015, 9:14 am EST – Google stock isn't the young gun it once was -- just look at Wall Street's reaction to its most recent earnings report. More 

Emmy Nominations 2015: Why Amazon, Netflix Investors Should Be Thrilled

Jul. 17, 2015, 2:18 pm EST – With the release of 2015 Emmy nominations, both Netflix and Amazon have some more validation for their original content bets. More 

Why GoPro Stock Is Regaining Ground

Jul. 14, 2015, 4:06 pm EST – GoPro stock is moving higher this morning after a bullish Barclays note ... kind of. More 

FB Stock: For Facebook, It’s All About Content

Jul. 13, 2015, 10:34 am EST – Facbook stock has been chugging higher in 2015, thanks to a successful campaign to turn itself into a first-stop content platform. More