Alphabet's stock has lagged behind other FAANGs this year, thanks in part to weaker-than-expected revenue growth last quarter and its lack of clarity in explaining why.
Snap's user trends have stabilized, and its revenue has grown this year. Can it keep up the pace?
So far, the fears of a gloomy earnings season have not materialized, but most of the big guns have not yet reported.
Even Ray Dalio gets it wrong. Treat as suspect anyone who has a broad and sweeping rap against stocks, it could save you money.
U.S. stock futures rise ahead of earnings reports from a number of corporate heavyweights and after the White House and congressional negotiators reach a budget deal that will lift the government's debt limit; Coca-Cola, Snap, Visa and Harley-Davidson are among the companies reporting earnings on Tuesday; Apple reportedly is in talks to buy Intel's modem chip business for $1 billion.