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Google parent Alphabet’s shares fall as profits miss target

Google parent Alphabet’s latest profit figures have missed forecasts, sending the tech giant’s shares falling in extended trading on Wall Street. Profits rose 8% to $5.3bn (£4.2bn) for the last three months of 2016, fuelled by more advertising on mobile phones and YouTube. But analysts had expected more, and Alphabet’s shares fell almost 3% . However, revenue for… Read More »