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Alphabet - GOOGL Stock Forecast, Price & News

$122.08
+0.40 (+0.33%)
(As of 08/15/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$120.61
$122.30
50-Day Range
$105.02
$2,235.55
52-Week Range
$101.88
$151.55
Volume
19.47 million shs
Average Volume
37.71 million shs
Market Capitalization
$1.61 trillion
P/E Ratio
22.71
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$146.81

Alphabet MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.92 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
20.3% Upside
$146.81 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
0.36% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.20mentions of Alphabet in the last 14 days
Based on 26 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$15.75 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
11.88%
From $5.22 to $5.84 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.73 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

114th out of 664 stocks

Computer Programming, Data Processing, & Other Computer Related Industry

10th out of 64 stocks

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About Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Stock

Alphabet Inc. provides various products and platforms in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia-Pacific, Canada, and Latin America. It operates through Google Services, Google Cloud, and Other Bets segments. The Google Services segment offers products and services, including ads, Android, Chrome, hardware, Gmail, Google Drive, Google Maps, Google Photos, Google Play, Search, and YouTube. It is also involved in the sale of apps and in-app purchases and digital content in the Google Play store; and Fitbit wearable devices, Google Nest home products, Pixel phones, and other devices, as well as in the provision of YouTube non-advertising services. The Google Cloud segment offers infrastructure, platform, and other services; Google Workspace that include cloud-based collaboration tools for enterprises, such as Gmail, Docs, Drive, Calendar, and Meet; and other services for enterprise customers. The Other Bets segment sells health technology and internet services. The company was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Mountain View, California.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

GOOGL has been the topic of several recent research reports. MKM Partners lowered their target price on shares of Alphabet from $165.00 to $140.00 and set a "buy" rating on the stock in a report on Monday, July 18th. William Blair reissued an "outperform" rating on shares of Alphabet in a research report on Wednesday, July 27th. Guggenheim decreased their price target on shares of Alphabet to $130.00 and set an "outperform" rating for the company in a research note on Wednesday, July 27th. Exane BNP Paribas downgraded shares of Alphabet from an "outperform" rating to a "neutral" rating in a report on Wednesday, July 20th. Finally, JMP Securities dropped their price objective on shares of Alphabet from $165.00 to $160.00 and set a "market outperform" rating for the company in a report on Thursday, June 30th. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, thirty-four have given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock. Based on data from MarketBeat, the company has an average rating of "Moderate Buy" and an average target price of $147.36.

Alphabet Stock Down 0.4 %

Shares of NASDAQ:GOOGL traded down $0.49 during mid-day trading on Monday, hitting $121.19. 121,934 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 37,580,414. The stock has a market cap of $1.60 trillion, a P/E ratio of 22.64, a P/E/G ratio of 1.97 and a beta of 1.08. The company has a current ratio of 2.81, a quick ratio of 2.78 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.06. Alphabet has a 12-month low of $101.88 and a 12-month high of $151.55. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $155.71 and a two-hundred day moving average price of $137.65.

Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL - Get Rating) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, July 26th. The information services provider reported $1.21 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.32 by ($0.11). Alphabet had a return on equity of 28.65% and a net margin of 25.89%. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $27.26 earnings per share. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Alphabet will post 5.22 earnings per share for the current year.

Insiders Place Their Bets

In related news, Director John L. Hennessy sold 500 shares of Alphabet stock in a transaction on Wednesday, August 10th. The stock was sold at an average price of $120.00, for a total transaction of $60,000.00. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 34,760 shares in the company, valued at $4,171,200. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. In other Alphabet news, insider John Kent Walker sold 34,799 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Thursday, August 4th. The shares were sold at an average price of $118.25, for a total value of $4,114,981.75. Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 18,484 shares of the company's stock, valued at $2,185,733. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website. Also, Director John L. Hennessy sold 500 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, August 10th. The stock was sold at an average price of $120.00, for a total transaction of $60,000.00. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 34,760 shares in the company, valued at $4,171,200. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last quarter, insiders sold 42,852 shares of company stock valued at $15,750,955. Corporate insiders own 11.44% of the company's stock.

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GOOGL Company Calendar

Last Earnings
7/26/2022
Today
8/15/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
10/25/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Computer programming, data processing, & other computer related
Sub-Industry
N/A
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:GOOGL
Employees
156,500
Year Founded
2015

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$146.81
High Stock Price Forecast
$186.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$113.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+20.3%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.92
Research Coverage
38 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$76.03 billion
Pretax Margin
30.71%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$257.64 billion
Cash Flow
$6.72 per share
Book Value
$19.03 per share

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
13,169,998,000
Free Float
11,663,350,000
Market Cap
$1.61 trillion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.08

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GOOGL Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Alphabet stock right now?

38 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Alphabet in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 hold ratings, 33 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" GOOGL shares.
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What is Alphabet's stock price forecast for 2022?

38 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Alphabet's shares. Their GOOGL share price forecasts range from $113.00 to $186.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $146.81 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 20.3% from the stock's current price.
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How have GOOGL shares performed in 2022?

Alphabet's stock was trading at $144.8520 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, GOOGL shares have decreased by 15.7% and is now trading at $122.08.
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When is Alphabet's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October 25th 2022.
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How were Alphabet's earnings last quarter?

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July, 26th. The information services provider reported $1.21 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.32 by $0.11. Alphabet had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 28.65% and a net margin of 25.89%. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $27.26 EPS.
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When did Alphabet's stock split?

Shares of Alphabet split on Monday, July 18th 2022. The 20-1 split was announced on Tuesday, February 1st 2022. The newly created shares were issued to shareholders after the closing bell on Friday, July 15th 2022. An investor that had 100 shares of stock prior to the split would have 2,000 shares after the split.

What is Alphabet's stock symbol?

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

Who are Alphabet's major shareholders?

Alphabet's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Fiera Capital Corp (0.14%), FMR LLC (0.09%), Bishop Rock Capital L.P. (0.04%), Northern Trust Corp (0.03%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (0.02%) and Citadel Advisors LLC (0.00%). Insiders that own company stock include 2016 Gp LLC Gv, 2021 Gp LLC Gv, Amie Thuener O'toole, Ann Mather, Brin Sergey, Frances Arnold, John Kent Walker, John L Hennessy, Lawrence Page, Philipp Schindler and Prabhakar Raghavan.
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How do I buy shares of Alphabet?

Shares of GOOGL stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Alphabet's stock price today?

One share of GOOGL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $122.08.

How much money does Alphabet make?

Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL) has a market capitalization of $1.61 trillion and generates $257.64 billion in revenue each year. The information services provider earns $76.03 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.3750 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Alphabet have?

The company employs 156,500 workers across the globe.

When was Alphabet founded?

Alphabet was founded in 2015.

How can I contact Alphabet?

Alphabet's mailing address is 1600 AMPHITHEATRE PARKWAY, MOUNTAIN VIEW CA, 94043. The official website for the company is www.abc.xyz. The information services provider can be reached via phone at (650) 253-0000, via email at investor-relations@abc.xyz, or via fax at 650-253-0001.

This page (NASDAQ:GOOGL) was last updated on 8/16/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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