NASDAQ:GOOGL - Alphabet Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $1,207.65 -28.48 (-2.30 %) (As of 03/24/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$1,207.65Today's Range$1,206.00 - $1,233.6352-Week Range$977.66 - $1,291.44Volume1.72 million shsAverage Volume1.57 million shsMarket Capitalization$839.55 billionP/E Ratio25.42Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.05 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive GOOGL News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for GOOGL and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Computer programming, data processing, & other computer related Sub-IndustryN/A SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNASDAQ:GOOGL Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIK1652044 Webwww.abc.xyz Phone650-253-0000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.02 Current Ratio3.92 Quick Ratio3.89Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio25.42 Forward P/E Ratio25.48 P/E Growth1.46 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$136.82 billion Price / Sales6.14 Cash Flow$61.0232 per share Price / Cash Flow19.79 Book Value$255.38 per share Price / Book4.73Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$47.51 Net Income$30.74 billion Net Margins22.47% Return on Equity19.94% Return on Assets15.31%Miscellaneous Employees98,771 Outstanding Shares695,190,000Market Cap$839.55 billion Next Earnings Date4/22/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Frequently Asked Questions What is Alphabet's stock symbol? Alphabet trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "GOOGL." How will Alphabet's stock buyback program work? Alphabet announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share buyback plan 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. Shares repurchase plans are usually a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued. How were Alphabet's earnings last quarter? Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, February, 4th. The information services provider reported $12.77 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $11.08 by $1.69. The information services provider earned $31.84 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $31.28 billion. Alphabet had a net margin of 22.47% and a return on equity of 19.94%. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $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 GOOGL? 30 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Alphabet's shares. Their predictions range from $1,100.00 to $1,500.00. On average, they anticipate Alphabet's stock price to reach $1,332.2650 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 10.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Alphabet. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Alphabet? 30 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Alphabet in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 29 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Alphabet. Has Alphabet been receiving favorable news coverage? Media headlines about GOOGL stock have trended neutral this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative press 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 closest to five being the most favorable. Alphabet earned a media sentiment score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the information services provider a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. Are investors shorting Alphabet? Alphabet saw a increase in short interest in the month of February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totalling 2,183,291 shares, an increase of 35.9% from the January 31st total of 1,606,498 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,976,618 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.1 days. Currently, 0.7% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Alphabet's Current Options Chain. Who are some of Alphabet's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Alphabet include Alphabet (GOOG), Facebook (FB), Baidu (BIDU), Red Hat (RHT), Twitter (TWTR), IHS Markit (INFO), Match Group (MTCH), Snap (SNAP), Weibo (WB), Yandex (YNDX), 58.com (WUBA), Trade Desk (TTD), FactSet Research Systems (FDS), Line (LN) and Tripadvisor (TRIP). What other stocks do shareholders of Alphabet own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Alphabet investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Micron Technology (MU), General Electric (GE), Canopy Growth (CGC), Netflix (NFLX), Tesla (TSLA), Boeing (BA), Visa (V) and Intel (INTC). 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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include MUFG Securities EMEA plc (9.09%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (7.89%), BlackRock Inc. (2.70%), FMR LLC (2.30%), Norges Bank (0.56%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (0.55%). Which major investors are selling Alphabet stock? GOOGL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Nordea Investment Management AB, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Two Sigma Advisers LP, California Public Employees Retirement System, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Harris Associates L P and State Treasurer State of Michigan. Which major investors are buying Alphabet stock? GOOGL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including MUFG Securities EMEA plc, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Norges Bank, Packer & Co Ltd, Geode Capital Management LLC, Royal London Asset Management Ltd., Legal & General Group Plc and CI Investments Inc.. How do I buy shares of Alphabet? Shares of GOOGL 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 GOOGL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1,207.65. How big of a company is Alphabet? Alphabet has a market capitalization of $839.55 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. What is Alphabet's official website? The official website for Alphabet is http://www.abc.xyz. 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 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Alphabet (NASDAQ GOOGL)Community Ranking: 3.9 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 2,036 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 553 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 2,589MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Alphabet and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GOOGL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GOOGL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 3/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the return on assets (ROA) ratio?