NASDAQ:GOOG - Alphabet Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $1,107.14 -2.94 (-0.26 %) (As of 10/15/2018 11:49 AM ET)Previous Close$1,110.08Today's Range$1,089.00 - $1,112.7552-Week Range$960.52 - $1,273.89Volume40,026 shsAverage Volume1.67 million shsMarket Capitalization$830.59 billionP/E Ratio29.15Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.11 Company ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarnings HistoryFinancialsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Alphabet 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. Receive GOOG News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for GOOG and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Computer programming, data processing, & other computer related Sub-IndustryAdvertising SectorComputer and Technology SymbolNASDAQ:GOOG CUSIPN/A Webwww.google.com Phone650-253-0000 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.02 Current Ratio4.15 Quick Ratio4.13 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio29.15 Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$110.86 billion Price / Sales6.95 Cash Flow$39.3021 per share Price / Cash28.17 Book Value$219.50 per share Price / Book5.04 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net Income$12.66 billion Net Margins13.16% Return on Equity18.24% Return on Assets14.32% Miscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding Shares695,950,000Market Cap$830.59 billion Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG) Frequently Asked Questions What is Alphabet's stock symbol? Alphabet trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "GOOG." When did Alphabet's stock split? How did Alphabet's stock split work? Alphabet's stock split before market open on Thursday, April 3rd 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Monday, February 10th 2014. The newly issued shares were issued to shareholders after the closing bell on Wednesday, April 2nd 2014. An investor that had 100 shares of Alphabet stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split. How will Alphabet's stock buyback program work? Alphabet announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback plan on Friday, February 2nd 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $8,589,870,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are usually an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued. How were Alphabet's earnings last quarter? Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, July, 23rd. The information services provider reported $11.75 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates 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 had a return on equity of 18.24% and a net margin of 13.16%. Alphabet's revenue was up 25.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $5.01 EPS. View Alphabet's Earnings History. When is Alphabet's next earnings date? Alphabet is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 25th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Alphabet. How can I listen to Alphabet's earnings call? Alphabet will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, October 25th at 4:30 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link. What price target have analysts set for GOOG? 26 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Alphabet's stock. Their predictions range from $1,040.00 to $1,500.00. On average, they anticipate Alphabet's stock price to reach $1,322.9167 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 19.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Alphabet. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Alphabet? 26 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Alphabet in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 24 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Alphabet. Who are some of Alphabet's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Alphabet include Alphabet Inc Class A (GOOGL), Facebook (FB), Baidu (BIDU), Red Hat (RHT), Twitter (TWTR), IHS Markit (INFO), Weibo (WB), Match Group (MTCH), Snap (SNAP), Yandex (YNDX), 58.com (WUBA), Line (LN), FactSet Research Systems (FDS), Sabre (SABR) and Tripadvisor (TRIP). Who are Alphabet's key executives? Alphabet'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) Who are Alphabet's major shareholders? Alphabet's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Bank of Montreal Can (0.21%), Swedbank (0.09%), KAMES CAPITAL plc (0.02%), Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.01%), Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD (0.01%) and Douglas Lane & Associates LLC (0.01%). Company insiders that own Alphabet 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. Which major investors are selling Alphabet stock? GOOG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Verde Servicos Internacionais S.A., Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD, JCIC Asset Management Inc., Trinity Street Asset Management LLP, Waverton Investment Management Ltd, Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC, Douglass Winthrop Advisors LLC and First American Trust FSB. Company insiders that have sold Alphabet 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. Which major investors are buying Alphabet stock? GOOG stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, Swedbank, Manning & Napier Group LLC, Founders Capital Management LLC, Hudson Valley Investment Advisors Inc. ADV, Rathbone Brothers plc, We Are One Seven LLC and DNB Asset Management AS. View Insider Buying and Selling for Alphabet. How do I buy shares of Alphabet? 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's stock price today? One share of GOOG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1,106.09. How big of a company is Alphabet? Alphabet has a market capitalization of $830.59 billion and generates $110.86 billion in revenue each year. What is Alphabet's official website? The official website for Alphabet is http://www.google.com. How can I contact Alphabet? Alphabet'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 (NASDAQ GOOG)Community Ranking: 3.9 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 1,771 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 512 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 2,283MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Alphabet 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. 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