NASDAQ:GOOG - Alphabet Stock Price, News & Analysis

$1,235.65
-3.91 (-0.32 %)
(As of 09/16/2019 10:19 AM ET)
Today's Range
$1,229.43
Now: $1,235.65
$1,239.2750
50-Day Range
$1,134.57
MA: $1,191.99
$1,251.8304
52-Week Range
$970.11
Now: $1,235.65
$1,289.27
Volume122,415 shs
Average Volume1.15 million shs
Market Capitalization$856.80 billion
P/E Ratio26.01
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.98
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$61.1103 per share
Book Value$255.38 per share

Profitability

Net Income$30.74 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees98,771
Market Cap$856.80 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 shares split 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 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 of Directors has approved a stock buyback plan on Friday, February 2nd 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $8,589,870,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are typically a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Alphabet's earnings last quarter?

Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 25th. The information services provider reported $14.21 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $11.49 by $2.72. The information services provider had revenue of $38.94 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $38.21 billion. Alphabet had a return on equity of 20.15% and a net margin of 23.43%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 19.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm 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?

26 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Alphabet's shares. Their forecasts range from $1,140.00 to $1,500.00. On average, they anticipate Alphabet's share price to reach $1,379.7692 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 11.3% 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.

Has Alphabet been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about GOOG stock have trended somewhat positive on Monday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Alphabet earned a daily sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the information services provider a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Alphabet.

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), Starbucks (SBUX), Bank of America (BAC) 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 major 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 major investors are buying Alphabet stock?

GOOG stock was acquired 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Alphabet's stock price today?

One share of GOOG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1,239.27.

How big of a company is Alphabet?

Alphabet has a market capitalization of $859.31 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:  2,001 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  717 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,718
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 9/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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