After being one of the hottest megacap stocks around over the past year, Google (NASDAQ: GOOGL ) hit the pause button after the company disappointed investors with its most recent quarterly report. Unfortunately for investors in the short term, some of the nagging issues many thought the search giant had overcome came back to roost in pretty meaningful ways. However, over the longer term, the company has some of the biggest tailwinds in all of technology. So is Big G's rally likely to keep on rolling? In this video, tech and telecom analyst Andrew Tonner looks at Google's most recent earnings report and the key areas that investors need to watch.
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