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Alphabet Stock Forecast, Price & News

$1,428.29
+13.08 (+0.92 %)
(As of 09/24/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$1,409.85
Now: $1,428.29
$1,443.71
50-Day Range
$1,415.21
MA: $1,546.00
$1,728.28
52-Week Range
$1,013.54
Now: $1,428.29
$1,733.18
Volume1.45 million shs
Average Volume1.98 million shs
Market Capitalization$971.47 billion
P/E Ratio31.41
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.07
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. This segment also offers digital content, cloud services, hardware devices, and other miscellaneous products and services. The Other Bets segment includes businesses, including Access, Calico, CapitalG, GV, Verily, Waymo, and X, as well as Internet and television services. Alphabet Inc. was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Mountain View, California.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 3.6Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.79 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$161.86 billion
Cash Flow$65.28 per share
Book Value$292.65 per share

Profitability

Net Income$34.34 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees98,771
Market Cap$971.47 billion
Next Earnings Date10/26/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$1,428.29
+13.08 (+0.92 %)
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Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Alphabet's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Alphabet's stock was trading at $1,215.41 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, GOOG stock has increased by 17.5% and is now trading at $1,428.29.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Alphabet?

26 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Alphabet in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings, 23 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Alphabet's next earnings date?

Alphabet is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, October 26th 2020.
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How were Alphabet's earnings last quarter?

Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 30th. The information services provider reported $10.13 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $8.43 by $1.70. The information services provider earned $31.60 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $30.58 billion. Alphabet had a return on equity of 15.62% and a net margin of 18.99%.
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When did Alphabet's stock split? How did Alphabet's stock split work?

Shares of Alphabet split on Thursday, April 3rd 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Monday, February 10th 2014. The newly issued shares were distributed 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.

What price target have analysts set for GOOG?

26 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Alphabet's shares. Their forecasts range from $1,500.00 to $1,975.00. On average, they anticipate Alphabet's share price to reach $1,698.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 18.9% from the stock's current price.
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Has Alphabet been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about GOOG stock has been trending somewhat negative on Friday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Alphabet earned a media sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the information services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.
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Are investors shorting Alphabet?

Alphabet saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totaling 2,290,000 shares, an increase of 42.2% from the August 15th total of 1,610,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,810,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.3 days. Currently, 0.8% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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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), NVIDIA (NVDA), Tesla (TSLA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Walt Disney (DIS), Visa (V), Intel (INTC), salesforce.com (CRM), Mastercard (MA) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

Who are Alphabet's key executives?

Alphabet's management team includes the following 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)

What is Alphabet's stock symbol?

Alphabet trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "GOOG."

Who are Alphabet's major shareholders?

Alphabet's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (3.33%), BlackRock Inc. (2.99%), FMR LLC (1.18%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.55%), Jennison Associates LLC (0.23%) and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.21%). Company insiders that own Alphabet stock include Amie Thuener O'toole, Ann Mather, Capitalg Lp, David C Drummond, John L Hennessy, L John Doerr and Sundar Pichai.
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Which major investors are selling Alphabet stock?

GOOG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Advisor Group Holdings Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., FMR LLC, Toronto Dominion Bank, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., GQG Partners LLC, Manning & Napier Group LLC, and Sanders Capital LLC. Company insiders that have sold Alphabet company stock in the last year include Amie Thuener O'toole, Ann Mather, Capitalg Lp, David C Drummond, and John L Hennessy.
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Which major investors are buying Alphabet stock?

GOOG stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Nordea Investment Management AB, APG Asset Management N.V., California Public Employees Retirement System, Himalaya Capital Management LLC, Achmea Investment Management B.V., and BlackRock Inc..
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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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Alphabet's stock price today?

One share of GOOG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1,428.29.

How big of a company is Alphabet?

Alphabet has a market capitalization of $971.47 billion and generates $161.86 billion in revenue each year. The information services provider earns $34.34 billion in net income (profit) each year or $51.56 on an earnings per share basis. Alphabet employs 98,771 workers across the globe.

What is Alphabet's official website?

The official website for Alphabet is 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.

This page was last updated on 9/25/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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