NASDAQ:GOOG - Alphabet Inc Class C Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$1,211.90 -30.20 (-2.43 %)
(As of 08/15/2018 02:31 PM ET)
Previous Close$1,231.25
Today's Range$1,209.68 - $1,235.24
52-Week Range$903.40 - $1,273.89
Volume90,619 shs
Average Volume1.71 million shs
Market Capitalization$861.31 billion
P/E Ratio37.94
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.13
Alphabet Inc Class C logoAlphabet Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides online advertising services in the United States and internationally. The company offers performance and brand advertising services. It operates through Google and Other Bets segments. The Google segment includes principal Internet products, such as Ads, Android, Chrome, Commerce, Google Cloud, Google Maps, Google Play, Hardware, Search, and YouTube, as well as technical infrastructure and newer efforts, including Virtual Reality. This segment also offers digital content, enterprise cloud services, and hardware products, as well as other miscellaneous products and services. The Other Bets segment includes businesses, such as Access, Calico, CapitalG, GV, Nest, Verily, Waymo, and X, as well as fiber Internet and Television services. Alphabet Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Mountain View, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Computer programming, data processing, & other computer related
Sub-IndustryAdvertising
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolNASDAQ:GOOG
CUSIPN/A
Phone650-253-0000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.02
Current Ratio4.15
Quick Ratio4.13

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio37.94
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$110.86 billion
Price / Sales7.61
Cash Flow$41.4892 per share
Price / Cash29.21
Book Value$219.50 per share
Price / Book5.52

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$32.05
Net Income$12.66 billion
Net Margins13.16%
Return on Equity18.24%
Return on Assets14.32%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares695,950,000
Market Cap$861.31 billion

Alphabet Inc Class C (NASDAQ:GOOG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Alphabet Inc Class C's stock symbol?

Alphabet Inc Class C trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "GOOG."

When did Alphabet Inc Class C's stock split? How did Alphabet Inc Class C's stock split work?

Shares of Alphabet Inc Class C split before market open on Thursday, April 3rd 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Monday, February 10th 2014. The newly minted shares were distributed to shareholders after the closing bell on Wednesday, April 2nd 2014. An investor that had 100 shares of Alphabet Inc Class C stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How will Alphabet Inc Class C's stock buyback program work?

Alphabet Inc Class C announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share repurchase plan on Friday, February 2nd 2018, which allows the company to repurchase $8,589,870,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are often an indication that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Alphabet Inc Class C's earnings last quarter?

Alphabet Inc Class C (NASDAQ:GOOG) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, July, 23rd. The information services provider reported $11.75 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $9.66 by $2.09. The information services provider earned $32.66 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $32.13 billion. Alphabet Inc Class C had a net margin of 13.16% and a return on equity of 18.24%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 25.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $5.01 EPS. View Alphabet Inc Class C's Earnings History.

When is Alphabet Inc Class C's next earnings date?

Alphabet Inc Class C is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Alphabet Inc Class C.

What price target have analysts set for GOOG?

28 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Alphabet Inc Class C's stock. Their forecasts range from $995.00 to $1,500.00. On average, they anticipate Alphabet Inc Class C's stock price to reach $1,250.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Alphabet Inc Class C.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Alphabet Inc Class C?

28 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Alphabet Inc Class C in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 26 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Alphabet Inc Class C.

Who are some of Alphabet Inc Class C's key competitors?

Who are Alphabet Inc Class C's key executives?

Alphabet Inc Class C's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Lawrence Edward Page, Co-Founder, CEO & Director (Age 45)
  • Mr. Sergey Brin, Co-Founder, Pres & Director (Age 44)
  • Ms. Ruth Myrna Porat, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 60)
  • Mr. David C. Drummond, Sr. VP of Corp. Devel., Chief Legal Officer & Sec. (Age 55)
  • Ms. Amie Thuener O'Toole, Chief Accounting Officer & VP (Age 43)

Has Alphabet Inc Class C been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about GOOG stock has been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to Accern. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Alphabet Inc Class C earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.04 on Accern's scale. They also gave media coverage about the information services provider an impact score of 47.43 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for Alphabet Inc Class C.

Who are Alphabet Inc Class C's major shareholders?

Alphabet Inc Class C's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (2.77%), FMR LLC (1.63%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.52%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (0.48%), Morgan Stanley (0.42%) and Baillie Gifford & Co. (0.34%). Company insiders that own Alphabet Inc Class C stock include Amie Thuener O'toole, Ann Mather, David C Drummond, Diane B Greene, James Grier Campbell, John L Hennessy, L John Doerr, Lawrence Page, Sergey Brin, Shirley M Tilghman and Sundar Pichai. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Alphabet Inc Class C.

Which institutional investors are selling Alphabet Inc Class C stock?

GOOG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including OppenheimerFunds Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Epoch Investment Partners Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Millennium Management LLC and TD Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Alphabet Inc Class C company stock in the last year include Amie Thuener O'toole, Ann Mather, David C Drummond, James Grier Campbell, John L Hennessy, L John Doerr and Sundar Pichai. View Insider Buying and Selling for Alphabet Inc Class C.

Which institutional investors are buying Alphabet Inc Class C stock?

GOOG stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Private Advisor Group LLC, Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, Moneta Group Investment Advisors LLC, BlackRock Inc., Salem Investment Counselors Inc., Jennison Associates LLC, Voya Investment Management LLC and First Manhattan Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Alphabet Inc Class C.

How do I buy shares of Alphabet Inc Class C?

Shares of GOOG can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Alphabet Inc Class C's stock price today?

One share of GOOG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1,218.93.

How big of a company is Alphabet Inc Class C?

Alphabet Inc Class C has a market capitalization of $861.31 billion and generates $110.86 billion in revenue each year. The information services provider earns $12.66 billion in net income (profit) each year or $32.05 on an earnings per share basis.

How can I contact Alphabet Inc Class C?

Alphabet Inc Class C's mailing address is 1600 AMPHITHEATRE PARKWAY, MOUNTAIN VIEW CA, 94043. The information services provider can be reached via phone at 650-253-0000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Alphabet Inc Class C (NASDAQ GOOG)

Community Ranking:  3.9 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,680 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  478 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,158
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Alphabet Inc Class C and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GOOG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GOOG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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