Read the full article for some scenarios that could be troublesome for Google. Impressive numbers for its most recent quarter, in any case.
The flip side of Google's (nasdaq: GOOG - news - people ) dominance is that it makes it increasingly difficult for the company to top itself. At some point, Google will find it harder to generate more Internet searches and produce more advertising clicks. And when that happens, look out: Last year investors punished the company when the company merely met its second quarter expectations after its second quarter, dropping the share price 10%.