Motley Fool: Big Tech vs. U.S. Government — What Comes Next?

For years, U.S. lawmakers have increasingly fixated on big tech companies. This week, intent became action. The House Judiciary Committee launched an antitrust investigation into Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) and Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL) (NASDAQ:GOOG), while other branches are centering crosshairs at Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) and Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN), too.…

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Motley Fool: Alphabet Antitrust Worries Abound

On this episode of MarketFoolery, host Chris Hill chats with Motley Fool analyst Emily Flippen about the day’s market news. U.S. government distrust of big tech has been a hot topic for years, but the Department of Justice’s potential antitrust…

Motley Fool: With Growth Slowing, Acquisitions Are Key to Booking Holdings’ Future

Booking Holdings (NASDAQ:BKNG) — formerly Priceline Group — just turned in one of its most sluggish performances since the dot.com bubble popped at the turn of the millennium. A strong U.S. dollar was a big reason revenue fell 3% during…

Motley Fool: Tech Stock News: Alphabet Ramps Up Nest, Roku Impresses, and More

It was a volatile week in the stock market, as trade tensions between the U.S. and China spooked some investors. The S&P 500 fell more than 2% during the week. Looking beyond the week’s broader-market headline, earnings season continued, as…

Motley Fool: Better Buy: Facebook vs. Google

No two tech giants may compete more closely than Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) and Alphabet‘s (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Google. The two companies are far and away the global leaders in digital advertising, a fast-growing market that’s expected to rise 17% to $327 billion…