NASDAQ:GOOG - Alphabet Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$1,061.75 -1.93 (-0.18 %)
(As of 12/13/2018 01:54 PM ET)
Previous Close$1,063.68
Today's Range$1,056.97 - $1,079.7596
52-Week Range$980.64 - $1,273.89
Volume728,766 shs
Average Volume1.71 million shs
Market Capitalization$731.89 billion
P/E Ratio23.67
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.15
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.02
Current Ratio4.14
Quick Ratio4.10

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio23.67
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$110.86 billion
Price / Sales6.67
Cash Flow$42.7608 per share
Price / Cash Flow24.83
Book Value$219.50 per share
Price / Book4.84

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$12.66 billion
Net Margins14.45%
Return on Equity19.40%
Return on Assets14.95%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares695,880,000
Market Cap$731.89 billion
OptionableOptionable

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 shares split on the morning of Thursday, April 3rd 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Monday, February 10th 2014. The newly minted shares were issued to shareholders after the market closes 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 declared that its board has authorized a share buyback program on Friday, February 2nd 2018, which authorizes the company to buyback $8,589,870,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are typically a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Alphabet's earnings last quarter?

Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 25th. The information services provider reported $13.06 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $10.41 by $2.65. The information services provider had revenue of $27.16 billion for the quarter. Alphabet had a net margin of 14.45% and a return on equity of 19.40%. View Alphabet's Earnings History.

When is Alphabet's next earnings date?

Alphabet is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Alphabet.

What price target have analysts set for GOOG?

28 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Alphabet's shares. Their forecasts range from $1,040.00 to $1,500.00. On average, they expect Alphabet's stock price to reach $1,302.0833 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 22.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Alphabet.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Alphabet?

28 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Alphabet 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.

Has Alphabet been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about GOOG stock has trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Alphabet earned a coverage optimism score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the information services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Alphabet's key competitors?

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 Vanguard Group Inc. (6.18%), Trust Asset Management LLC (2.99%), BlackRock Inc. (2.80%), FMR LLC (1.65%), Capital Research Global Investors (0.92%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (0.58%). 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 Capital World Investors, Private Advisor Group LLC, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Alliancebernstein L.P., Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, Salem Investment Counselors Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. 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 Vanguard Group Inc., Trust Asset Management LLC, Capital International Investors, Rehmann Capital Advisory Group, BlackRock Inc., Matthew Goff Investment Advisor LLC, FMR LLC and Artemis Investment Management LLP. 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 $1,060.64.

How big of a company is Alphabet?

Alphabet has a market capitalization of $731.89 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:  3.8 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,831 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  558 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,389
MarketBeat'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. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/13/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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