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Alphabet - GOOGL Stock Forecast, Price & News

$120.48
+1.64 (+1.38%)
(As of 08/12/2022 10:22 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$119.27
$120.55
50-Day Range
$105.02
$2,235.55
52-Week Range
$101.88
$151.55
Volume
173,586 shs
Average Volume
33.90 million shs
Market Capitalization
$1.59 trillion
P/E Ratio
22.41
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$146.81

Alphabet MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.92 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
23.5% Upside
$146.81 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
0.36% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.14mentions of Alphabet in the last 14 days
Based on 33 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

116th out of 658 stocks

Computer Programming, Data Processing, & Other Computer Related Industry

9th out of 68 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.

Analyst Ratings Changes

GOOGL has been the topic of several analyst reports. Susquehanna dropped their price target on shares of Alphabet from $187.50 to $150.00 and set a "positive" rating on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, July 27th. Barclays dropped their target price on shares of Alphabet from $160.00 to $150.00 and set an "overweight" rating on the stock in a report on Tuesday, July 5th. William Blair reiterated an "outperform" rating on shares of Alphabet in a research report on Wednesday, July 27th. Credit Suisse Group reduced their price target on shares of Alphabet from $143.00 to $140.00 and set an "outperform" rating on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, July 27th. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company dropped their target price on shares of Alphabet from $170.00 to $160.00 and set an "overweight" rating for the company in a research note on Wednesday, July 27th. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, thirty-four have assigned a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the stock. According to MarketBeat, Alphabet currently has a consensus rating of "Moderate Buy" and a consensus price target of $147.36.

Alphabet Price Performance

Shares of Alphabet stock opened at $118.84 on Friday. The company has a quick ratio of 2.78, a current ratio of 2.81 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.06. The company has a market cap of $1.57 trillion, a PE ratio of 22.11, a P/E/G ratio of 1.88 and a beta of 1.08. The business has a 50 day moving average of $155.54 and a 200 day moving average of $137.65. Alphabet has a 52 week low of $101.88 and a 52 week high of $151.55.

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

Insider Activity

In related news, major shareholder 2021 Gp L.L.C. Gv purchased 13,528 shares of Alphabet stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, May 24th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of $33.72 per share, for a total transaction of $456,164.16. Following the completion of the acquisition, the insider now directly owns 593,402 shares of the company's stock, valued at $20,009,515.44. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at this link. In related news, Director Ann Mather sold 20 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, June 27th. The stock was sold at an average price of $2,383.32, for a total transaction of $47,666.40. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 565 shares of the company's stock, valued at $1,346,575.80. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. Also, major shareholder 2021 Gp L.L.C. Gv acquired 13,528 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, May 24th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $33.72 per share, for a total transaction of $456,164.16. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 593,402 shares of the company's stock, valued at $20,009,515.44. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Insiders sold 42,852 shares of company stock worth $15,750,955 over the last three months. 11.44% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.

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GOOGL Stock News Headlines

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Enterprise artificial intelligence application software company C3.AI (NYSE: AI) stock has been crushed (-42%) for the year.
Facebook parent Meta posts first revenue decline in history
Facebook and Instagram’s parent company Meta posted its first revenue decline in history Thursday, dragged by a drop in ad spending as the economy falters — and as competition from rival TikTok intensifies
Why Amazon and Alphabet are Post-Split Buys (GOOGL)
From time to time a company decides to enact a stock-split to make it more affordable to the masses. In recent weeks, these two companies did just that—and effectively invited investors to come along for the ride.
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GOOGL Company Calendar

Last Earnings
7/26/2022
Today
8/12/2022
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
+21.9%
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
$6.73 per share
Book Value
$19.39 per share

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
13,170,000,000
Free Float
11,663,350,000
Market Cap
$1.59 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 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 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 1-year price objectives for Alphabet's stock. Their GOOGL share price forecasts range from $113.00 to $186.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $146.81 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 23.5% 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 start of the year. Since then, GOOGL stock has decreased by 18.0% and is now trading at $118.84.
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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 results on Tuesday, July, 26th. The information services provider reported $1.21 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.32 by $0.11. Alphabet had a net margin of 25.89% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 28.65%. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $27.26 earnings per share.
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When did Alphabet's stock split?

Alphabet's stock split on the morning of 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 market closes 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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Fiera Capital Corp (0.14%), Jennison Associates LLC (0.01%), Swiss National Bank (0.01%), Lazard Asset Management LLC (0.01%), Primecap Management Co. CA (0.01%) and Loomis Sayles & Co. L P (0.01%). 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 $118.84.

How much money does Alphabet make?

Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL) has a market capitalization of $1.57 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 8/12/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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