"If they break out a lot about YouTube," and talk about how its a "juggernaut," then you'll want to buy the stock, Cramer said.
He said that the stock will go down if Alphabet discusses "how many people they have and how much it costs to get them."
Here are 5 things to keep in mind ahead of earnings:
1. Revenue Growth for Google's Own Sites and Apps
2. The 'Google Other' Segment's Growth
3. Traffic Acquisition Cost (TAC) Trends
4. Forex Pressures
5. Capital Spending
The company is Real Money'sstock of the day.