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GOOGL   133.35 (-2.76%)
AMZN   177.58 (-0.36%)
TSLA   188.14 (-7.16%)
NVDA   852.37 (+3.60%)
NIO   5.35 (-7.44%)
AMD   205.36 (+1.34%)
BABA   72.00 (-3.51%)
T   16.80 (-1.06%)
F   12.74 (+2.33%)
MU   95.77 (+0.65%)
CGC   3.02 (-5.92%)
GE   161.04 (+1.51%)
DIS   113.69 (+1.55%)
AMC   4.32 (-0.92%)
PFE   25.89 (-2.63%)
PYPL   59.98 (-0.93%)
XOM   104.36 (-1.40%)
QQQ   444.02 (-0.36%)
AAPL   175.10 (-2.54%)
MSFT   414.92 (-0.14%)
META   498.19 (-0.82%)
GOOGL   133.35 (-2.76%)
AMZN   177.58 (-0.36%)
TSLA   188.14 (-7.16%)
NVDA   852.37 (+3.60%)
NIO   5.35 (-7.44%)
AMD   205.36 (+1.34%)
BABA   72.00 (-3.51%)
T   16.80 (-1.06%)
F   12.74 (+2.33%)
MU   95.77 (+0.65%)
CGC   3.02 (-5.92%)
GE   161.04 (+1.51%)
DIS   113.69 (+1.55%)
AMC   4.32 (-0.92%)
PFE   25.89 (-2.63%)
PYPL   59.98 (-0.93%)
XOM   104.36 (-1.40%)
QQQ   444.02 (-0.36%)
AAPL   175.10 (-2.54%)
MSFT   414.92 (-0.14%)
META   498.19 (-0.82%)
GOOGL   133.35 (-2.76%)
AMZN   177.58 (-0.36%)
TSLA   188.14 (-7.16%)
NVDA   852.37 (+3.60%)
NIO   5.35 (-7.44%)
AMD   205.36 (+1.34%)
BABA   72.00 (-3.51%)
T   16.80 (-1.06%)
F   12.74 (+2.33%)
MU   95.77 (+0.65%)
CGC   3.02 (-5.92%)
GE   161.04 (+1.51%)
DIS   113.69 (+1.55%)
AMC   4.32 (-0.92%)
PFE   25.89 (-2.63%)
PYPL   59.98 (-0.93%)
XOM   104.36 (-1.40%)

Alphabet (GOOGL) Competitors

$133.35
-3.79 (-2.76%)
(As of 03/4/2024 ET)

GOOGL vs. GOOG, META, NVDA, TSM, AAPL, AVGO, MSFT, TTD, PINS, and ZM

Should you be buying Alphabet stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Alphabet include Alphabet (GOOG), Meta Platforms (META), NVIDIA (NVDA), Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSM), Apple (AAPL), Broadcom (AVGO), Microsoft (MSFT), Trade Desk (TTD), Pinterest (PINS), and Zoom Video Communications (ZM). These companies are all part of the "computer and technology" sector.

Alphabet vs.

Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL) and Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation, media sentiment, dividends, analyst recommendations, community ranking and risk.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Alphabet24.01% 27.22% 19.02%
Alphabet 24.01%27.22%19.02%

35.1% of Alphabet shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 27.1% of Alphabet shares are held by institutional investors. 0.9% of Alphabet shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 13.0% of Alphabet shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Alphabet received 231 more outperform votes than Alphabet when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 84.64% of users gave Alphabet an outperform vote while only 82.68% of users gave Alphabet an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
AlphabetOutperform Votes
2628
84.64%
Underperform Votes
477
15.36%
AlphabetOutperform Votes
2397
82.68%
Underperform Votes
502
17.32%

Alphabet presently has a consensus price target of $153.65, suggesting a potential upside of 15.22%. Alphabet has a consensus price target of $146.33, suggesting a potential upside of 9.04%. Given Alphabet's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Alphabet is more favorable than Alphabet.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Alphabet
0 Sell rating(s)
5 Hold rating(s)
27 Buy rating(s)
1 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.88
Alphabet
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
5 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

Alphabet has a beta of 1.04, meaning that its stock price is 4% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Alphabet has a beta of 1.05, meaning that its stock price is 5% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Alphabet is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Alphabet, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Alphabet$307.39B5.39$73.80B$5.8022.99
Alphabet$307.39B5.43$73.80B$5.8023.14

In the previous week, Alphabet had 17 more articles in the media than Alphabet. MarketBeat recorded 108 mentions for Alphabet and 91 mentions for Alphabet. Alphabet's average media sentiment score of 0.22 beat Alphabet's score of 0.21 indicating that Alphabet is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Alphabet
46 Very Positive mention(s)
9 Positive mention(s)
13 Neutral mention(s)
35 Negative mention(s)
3 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Alphabet
42 Very Positive mention(s)
5 Positive mention(s)
11 Neutral mention(s)
26 Negative mention(s)
4 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Summary

Alphabet beats Alphabet on 8 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.


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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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GOOGL vs. The Competition

MetricAlphabetComputer & Data IndustryComputer SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$1.66T$64.74B$19.40B$7.54B
Dividend YieldN/A0.63%2.71%3.87%
P/E Ratio22.99122.34251.6717.53
Price / Sales5.39518.42539.5877.02
Price / Cash19.8933.3028.3228.75
Price / Book5.8510.217.234.48
Net Income$73.80B$2.53B$632.64M$212.10M
7 Day Performance-3.07%-0.64%1.16%2.12%
1 Month Performance-6.34%5.85%4.33%6.36%
1 Year Performance42.39%-0.41%14.73%7.73%

Alphabet Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
GOOG
Alphabet
3.9863 of 5 stars
$140.10
+1.0%
$146.33
+4.4%
+46.9%$1.75T$307.39B24.16182,502Short Interest ↓
META
Meta Platforms
3.8454 of 5 stars
$487.05
+1.1%
$494.53
+1.5%
+171.1%$1.24T$134.90B32.6967,317Insider Selling
NVDA
NVIDIA
4.652 of 5 stars
$787.01
-0.5%
$820.03
+4.2%
+244.4%$1.97T$60.92B65.9129,600Analyst Report
Gap Up
TSM
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing
2.4977 of 5 stars
$128.59
-1.6%
$128.25
-0.3%
+49.1%$666.92B$69.30B24.8273,090Gap Up
AAPL
Apple
4.9182 of 5 stars
$182.63
+0.8%
$205.27
+12.4%
+19.0%$2.82T$383.29B28.45161,000Insider Selling
Gap Down
AVGO
Broadcom
4.9144 of 5 stars
$1,296.23
-1.0%
$1,028.52
-20.7%
+121.1%$606.82B$35.82B39.3520,000Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Options Volume
MSFT
Microsoft
4.8723 of 5 stars
$407.48
0.0%
$411.06
+0.9%
+62.8%$3.03T$211.92B36.84221,000
TTD
Trade Desk
3.938 of 5 stars
$85.60
+4.1%
$88.93
+3.9%
+46.4%$41.85B$1.95B237.783,115
PINS
Pinterest
2.9352 of 5 stars
$36.08
+1.9%
$37.52
+4.0%
+37.9%$24.50B$3.06B-601.234,014
ZM
Zoom Video Communications
4.5367 of 5 stars
$68.17
+8.0%
$78.28
+14.8%
+0.1%$20.75B$4.50B93.388,484Analyst Revision
High Trading Volume

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This page (NASDAQ:GOOGL) was last updated on 3/4/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff