NASDAQ:GOOGL - Alphabet Inc Class A Price Target & Analyst Ratings Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $1,172.12 -19.45 (-1.63 %) (As of 09/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$1,191.57Today's Range$1,172.06 - $1,196.5852-Week Range$924.51 - $1,291.44Volume4.49 million shsAverage Volume2.00 million shsMarket Capitalization$817.23 billionP/E Ratio37.18Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.1 Company ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarnings HistoryFinancialsHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Analyst Ratings Alphabet Inc Class A (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Price Target and Consensus Rating (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?) MarketBeat calculates consensus analyst ratings for stocks using the most recent rating from each Wall Street analyst that has rated a stock within the last twelve months. Each analyst's rating is normalized to a standardized rating score of 1 (sell), 2 (hold), 3 (buy) or 4 (strong buy). Analyst consensus ratings scores are calculated using the mean average of the number of normalized sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. Each stock's consensus analyst rating is derived from its calculated consensus ratings score (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). MarketBeat's consensus price targets are a mean average of the most recent available price targets set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months. MarketBeat's consensus ratings and consensus price targets may differ from those calculated by other firms due to differences in methodology and available data.34 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Alphabet Inc Class A in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $1,324.0152, suggesting that the stock has a possible upside of 12.96%. The high price target for GOOGL is $1,515.00 and the low price target for GOOGL is $1,036.50. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 30 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days AgoConsensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuyConsensus Rating Score: 2.882.892.932.84Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)4 Hold Rating(s)30 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)0 Sell Rating(s)4 Hold Rating(s)31 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)0 Sell Rating(s)4 Hold Rating(s)35 Buy Rating(s)1 Strong Buy Rating(s)1 Sell Rating(s)6 Hold Rating(s)37 Buy Rating(s)1 Strong Buy Rating(s)Consensus Price Target: $1,324.0152$1,311.25$1,204.5541$1,162.1220Price Target Upside: 12.96% upside7.50% upside11.33% upside5.30% upsideAlphabet Inc Class A (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Consensus Price Target History Alphabet Inc Class A (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Analyst Ratings History Show: Only the Most Recent Rating From Each Brokerage All Ratings For This Stock DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails8/29/2018Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweight ➝ Overweight$1,325.00 ➝ $1,515.00Low8/27/2018MacquarieReiterated RatingBuy$1,250.00Low8/22/2018MKM PartnersBoost Price TargetBuy$1,355.00 ➝ $1,465.00Low8/21/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy$1,450.00Low7/25/2018ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy$1,450.00Medium7/24/2018SunTrust BanksBoost Price TargetBuy$1,370.00Medium7/24/2018Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$1,400.00Medium7/24/2018Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$1,270.00 ➝ $1,390.00Low7/24/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$1,330.00 ➝ $1,375.00Medium7/24/2018AegisBoost Price TargetBuy$1,360.00 ➝ $1,425.00Medium7/24/2018BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform ➝ Neutral$1,100.00 ➝ $1,150.00Medium7/24/2018Wells Fargo & CoReiterated RatingOutperform$1,275.00 ➝ $1,400.00Medium7/24/2018Monness Crespi & HardtBoost Price TargetBuy$1,306.00 ➝ $1,415.00Medium7/24/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$1,350.00 ➝ $1,400.00Medium7/24/2018Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHold ➝ Hold$1,050.00 ➝ $1,170.00Medium7/24/2018Pivotal ResearchBoost Price TargetHold$1,050.00 ➝ $1,080.00Medium7/24/2018Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Buy$1,234.00 ➝ $1,456.00Medium7/24/2018BarclaysBoost Price TargetTop Pick ➝ Overweight$1,415.00Low7/24/2018KeyCorpReiterated RatingOverweight ➝ Overweight$1,230.00 ➝ $1,430.00Low7/24/2018JMP SecuritiesBoost Price TargetMarket Outperform ➝ Outperform$1,235.00 ➝ $1,390.00Low7/24/2018MizuhoReiterated RatingBuy ➝ Positive$1,460.00Medium7/24/2018B. RileyBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$1,350.00 ➝ $1,475.00Medium7/10/2018NomuraInitiated CoverageBuy$1,400.00Low4/11/2018MEDInitiated CoverageBuy$1,280.00 ➝ $1,036.50Low2/2/2018OppenheimerBoost Price TargetBuy ➝ Hold$1,180.00 ➝ $1,340.00Low2/1/2018William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformHigh1/29/2018Deutsche BankReiterated RatingBuy$1,400.00Low1/4/2018CowenBoost Price TargetOutperform$1,150.00 ➝ $1,230.00Low1/2/2018Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuy$1,150.00Low12/5/2017Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageOutperformLow10/27/2017Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price Target$1,125.00 ➝ $1,175.00N/A10/27/2017CIBCReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$1,050.00 ➝ $1,180.00N/A10/24/2017Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$1,100.00N/A10/19/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuy$1,150.00N/A9/21/2017Susquehanna BancsharesReiterated RatingPositive$1,200.00Low9/8/2017UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuy$1,080.00Medium7/27/2017Tigress FinancialReiterated RatingStrong-BuyLow7/25/2017FBR & CoReiterated RatingOutperform$1,032.00 ➝ $1,050.00Low7/22/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$1,075.00 ➝ $1,115.00Low7/17/2017Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy$1,050.00Low7/7/2017Societe GeneraleSet Price TargetBuy$1,210.00Low7/4/2017FBN SecuritiesLower Price TargetOutperform$1,050.00 ➝ $1,025.00Low6/9/2017Moffett NathansonReiterated RatingBuyMedium6/2/2017InstinetReiterated RatingBuyLow4/29/2017WedbushReiterated RatingUnderperform$700.00 ➝ $725.00Low4/23/2017Pacific CrestReiterated RatingOverweight$1,040.00High3/31/2017Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageHold$800.00Low3/11/2017Hilliard LyonsReiterated RatingNeutral$865.00N/A12/16/2016Cleveland ResearchInitiated CoverageNeutralN/A10/30/2016Raymond JamesReiterated RatingOutperform$900.00 ➝ $920.00N/A10/10/2016Axiom SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuy$990.00 ➝ $1,000.00N/A(Data available from 9/21/2016 forward) This page was last updated on 9/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are the reasons investors use put options?