Google's Unexpected Challenge

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The following video is from Wednesday's MarketFoolery podcast, in which host Chris Hill and analysts Jason Moser and Matt Argersinger discuss the top business and investing stories of the day.

Google CEO Larry Page disclosed he has been diagnosed with vocal cord paralysis. Page says the condition has weakened Page's voice but has not affected his day-to-day management of the company. The news comes as Google readies to launch a subscription music service. In this installment of MarketFoolery, our analysts explain what it all means for investors.

As one of the most dominant Internet companies ever, Google has made a habit of driving strong returns for its shareholders. However, like many other web companies, it's also struggling to adapt to an increasingly mobile world. Despite gaining an enviable lead with its Android operating system, the market isn't sold. That's why it's more important than ever to understand each piece of Google's sprawling empire. In The Motley Fool's new premium research report on Google, we break down the risks and potential rewards for Google investors. Simply click here now to unlock your copy of this invaluable resource.


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The article Google's Unexpected Challenge originally appeared on Fool.com.

Chris HillJason Moser, and Fool contributor Matthew Argersinger have no position in any stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool recommends and owns shares of Google. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

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