NASDAQ:GOOG - Alphabet Stock Price, News & Analysis

$1,151.29
-38.24 (-3.21 %)
(As of 08/25/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$1,147.75
Now: $1,151.29
$1,193.84
50-Day Range
$1,114.35
MA: $1,170.92
$1,251.8304
52-Week Range
$970.11
Now: $1,151.29
$1,289.27
Volume1.41 million shs
Average Volume1.61 million shs
Market Capitalization$798.30 billion
P/E Ratio24.23
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.96
Alphabet Inc provides online advertising services in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia-Pacific, Canada, and Latin America. It offers performance and brand advertising services. The company operates through Google and Other Bets segments. The Google segment offers products, such as Ads, Android, Chrome, Google Cloud, Google Maps, Google Play, Hardware, Search, and YouTube, as well as technical infrastructure. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$136.82 billion
Cash Flow$59.0708 per share
Book Value$277.17 per share

Profitability

Net Income$30.74 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees98,771
Market Cap$798.30 billion
Next Earnings Date10/24/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 on Thursday, April 3rd 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Monday, February 10th 2014. The newly minted shares were payable 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 approved a stock repurchase plan on Friday, February 2nd 2018, which allows the company to buyback $8,589,870,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are often a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Alphabet's earnings last quarter?

Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 25th. The information services provider reported $14.21 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $11.49 by $2.72. The information services provider earned $38.94 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $38.21 billion. Alphabet had a net margin of 23.43% and a return on equity of 20.15%. Alphabet's revenue for the quarter was up 19.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $11.75 earnings per share. 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 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Alphabet.

What price target have analysts set for GOOG?

27 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Alphabet's stock. Their predictions range from $1,140.00 to $1,500.00. On average, they anticipate Alphabet's stock price to reach $1,379.7692 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 19.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Alphabet.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Alphabet?

27 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Alphabet in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 25 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 positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Alphabet earned a media sentiment score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the information services provider a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Alphabet.

Are investors shorting Alphabet?

Alphabet saw a increase in short interest during the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totalling 2,670,000 shares, an increase of 7.2% from the June 15th total of 2,490,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,560,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.7 days. Approximately 0.9% of the company's shares are sold short. View Alphabet's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Alphabet's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Alphabet own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Alphabet investors own include Netflix (NFLX), Alibaba Group (BABA), NVIDIA (NVDA), Tesla (TSLA), Walt Disney (DIS), Intel (INTC), Visa (V), Bank of America (BAC), Starbucks (SBUX) and Boeing (BA).

Who are Alphabet's key executives?

Alphabet's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Lawrence Edward Page, Co-Founder, CEO & Director (Age 46)
  • Mr. Sergey Brin, Co-Founder, Pres & Director (Age 45)
  • Ms. Ruth Myrna Porat, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 61)
  • Mr. David C. Drummond, Sr. VP of Corp. Devel., Chief Legal Officer & Sec. (Age 56)
  • 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 investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (3.27%), BlackRock Inc. (2.91%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (1.66%), Northern Trust Corp (0.61%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (0.54%) and Invesco Ltd. (0.54%). Company insiders that own Alphabet stock include Amie Thuener O'toole, Ann Mather, Capitalg Lp, David C Drummond, James Grier Campbell, John L Hennessy, L John Doerr and Sundar Pichai. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Alphabet.

Which institutional investors are selling Alphabet stock?

GOOG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Janus Henderson Group PLC, Morgan Stanley, Egerton Capital UK LLP, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Maplelane Capital LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. and Farallon Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Alphabet company stock in the last year include Amie Thuener O'toole, Ann Mather, David C Drummond, John L Hennessy, L John Doerr and Sundar Pichai. View Insider Buying and Selling for Alphabet.

Which institutional investors are buying Alphabet stock?

GOOG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Investec Asset Management LTD, BlackRock Inc., PenderFund Capital Management Ltd., Vanguard Group Inc., Polen Capital Management LLC and Invesco Ltd.. 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 $1,151.29.

How big of a company is Alphabet?

Alphabet has a market capitalization of $798.30 billion and generates $136.82 billion in revenue each year. The information services provider earns $30.74 billion in net income (profit) each year or $47.51 on an earnings per share basis. Alphabet employs 98,771 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Alphabet.

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:  3.7 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,991 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  701 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,692
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 8/25/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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