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Investment strategy for Google: What did I do wrong?

Background: I started investing in stocks in October 2017. I have a $22K portfolio which is 60% software, 20% semiconductor, 10% healthcare, 10% others (retail, banking, etc.). It's tech-heavy ...
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Difference between GOOGL and GOOG

Why are there two ticker symbols for Google — GOOGL and GOOG? They seem to be mostly identical, but their market values are different: currently, 551.64 for GOOGL and 548.79 for GOOG.
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Does it make sense to trade my GOOGL shares for GOOG and pocket the difference?

I owned some GOOG shares at the split so now I have GOOG and GOOGL. Does it make sense to sell all my GOOGL shares, and buy GOOG shares and pocket the difference; presuming that the difference is ...
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Google market cap

So I've always wondered about Google's market cap after the split. If class C (GOOG) is worth $495B and class A $495B shouldn't Google be worth $990B or am I getting it wrong?
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How much money do you have to make every year before you have to pay tax?

We are starting to make some decent amount of money on YouTube starting this year and I need to know how much money in total we have to earn before paying taxes. I am sure Google is reporting all the ...
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Could someone explain this scenario about Google's involvement in the wireless spectrum auction?

Could someone explain this: What will that mean? If history is any guide, Page’s idealistic impulses could result in a vaster, more sprawling company. In 2008, Google participated in an FCC ...
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Do I need to pay sales tax selling to US customers from Europe? Does selling through Google change that?

I am an EU (Belgium) based indie developer preparing for the release of my first (game) app next week. I will be offering the game through the Google Play Store. For a lot of countries/regions, Google ...
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Why is Google's current nasdaq market cap almost twice the current share price * the No. of shares outstanding?

Shouldn't the market cap be exactly the current share price * the no. of shares outstanding? at the time of writing the share price is 537.37 and the no. of shares is 342.63 million, but the market ...
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Google Adsense 1099-Misc

Just received my Google Adsense 1099-Misc in the mail and I'm a little confused as to what approach I need to take in the order of paying my taxes. Last year my income was almost exactly the same as ...
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Google free real-time stock quotes

With respect to: http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2007/01/real-time-quotes-for-free.html My question is: Isn't this info freely available a.k.a. the ticker scrollbar as in: http://www.dailyfinance....
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How to save criteria in Google Finance Stock Screener?

After customizing the criteria in Google Finance Stock Screener, I would like to save my selection for later use, but I am unable to. Is there a way to achieve that? Note : I have tried bookmarking ...
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Paying taxes after Google Play ad revenue

I tried Googling everywhere but failed miserably. Could anyone tell me some reliable resources on paying taxes after ad revenue gained from apps uploaded to Google Play? As far as I know In my ...
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Import/VAT implications of using Google Cloud services in EU

I am considering using Google Cloud services as a competitor in a Kaggle competition. To encourage new use - and likely due to recent acquisition of Kaggle by Google - the cloud service is offering an ...
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How to save taxes on revenue from Admob ads?

I'm a mobile developer currently living in Germany. My revenue is generated by online ads of Google/Admob. Since Google is based in Ireland, the revenue/service/value are also generated in Ireland. ...
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If a company reaches 100% market share, will the stock price stagnate?

I have heard this advice from many people: If you want gains, you need to invest in companies with room for growth, not in companies, who already have the maximum market share. Let's take Google as ...
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What is the “substantial difference” that might occur in the google shares? [duplicate]

What is the "substantial difference" that might occur between the google shares?