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

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$1,095.6920 -18.11 (-1.63 %)
(As of 02/21/2019 03:07 PM ET)
Previous Close$1,113.80
Today's Range$1,093.53 - $1,111.94
52-Week Range$970.11 - $1,273.89
Volume903,144 shs
Average Volume1.43 million shs
Market Capitalization$761.71 billion
P/E Ratio23.54
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.06
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

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$59.7759 per share
Book Value$255.51 per share

Profitability

Net Income$30.74 billion

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$761.71 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?

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

How will Alphabet's stock buyback program work?

Alphabet announced that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase program 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 buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs 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 results on Monday, February, 4th. The information services provider reported $12.77 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $10.86 by $1.91. The information services provider earned $39.28 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $38.91 billion. Alphabet had a net margin of 22.47% and a return on equity of 19.94%. The firm's revenue was up 21.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $9.70 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 Monday, April 22nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Alphabet.

What price target have analysts set for GOOG?

27 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Alphabet's stock. Their predictions range from $1,040.00 to $1,500.00. On average, they anticipate Alphabet's share price to reach $1,335.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 21.2% 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 1 hold rating 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?

News articles about GOOG stock have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Alphabet earned a coverage optimism score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the information services provider a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media 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?

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), Visa (V), Bank of America (BAC), Walt Disney (DIS), Intel (INTC), General Electric (GE) and Starbucks (SBUX).

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 44)

Who are Alphabet's major shareholders?

Alphabet's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (8.08%), BlackRock Inc. (2.82%), Lunia Capital LP (2.42%), Northern Trust Corp (0.59%), Geode Capital Management LLC (0.57%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.51%). 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, Shirley M Tilghman 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 Parnassus Investments CA, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Sanders Capital LLC, Swedbank, Eaton Vance Management, Acadian Asset Management LLC, CI Investments Inc. and Polar Capital LLP. 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 institutional investors are buying Alphabet stock?

GOOG stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Lunia Capital LP, Nordea Investment Management AB, Geode Capital Management LLC, Legal & General Group Plc, Millennium Management LLC, Bank of Nova Scotia and Royal London Asset Management 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 $1,101.39.

How big of a company is Alphabet?

Alphabet has a market capitalization of $765.68 billion and generates $136.82 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:  1,880 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  592 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,472
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 2/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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