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Alphabet Class A (NASDAQ: GOOGL)


Last Updated: Dec-05-2016 08:25:03

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Today's Alphabet Stock Update

While we usually like to analyze for investors whether a stock is a buy or not, we also like to give you a quick rundown of the Alphabet stock information you need today, with key data on recent GOOGL moves. That's what you can get right here.Alphabet shares climbed 0.02% or $0.13 from the day before, taking the Alphabet closing price to $764.46.Simply checking out yesterday's GOOGL numbers isn't as helpful as looking at the big picture, so let's do that now...GOOGL is now trading at a lower price than it was one-year ago, with the share price having slipped 1.72%.

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The Alphabet stock price 52-week high is $839.00. That was hit on 10/28/2016. The GOOGL stock 52-week low is $672.66, reached on 6/27/2016.Some more numbers to note - GOOGL trading volume yesterday was 2,867,000. That's higher than Alphabet stock's average daily trading volume of 1,718,953.Let's look at Alphabet's market cap, which is shares outstanding multiplied by Alphabet's share price. Alphabet has a market cap of 526,819,964,000. That means Alphabet has a mega market cap, because it's over 200 billion. As of April 2016, Apple has the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies.

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The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of Alphabet stock is 28.39. That's not as high as the March 2016 S&P 500 P/E ratio of about 23. To really gauge if this stock's P/E is high or low, you should compare GOOGL to other companies in the same industry.The current EPS (earnings per share) of GOOGL is 27.33.Beta - how closely the stock trades with the overall market, with a beta of 1 meaning it trades in step with the broader index -- for Alphabet is 0.89.Alphabet stock does not pay a dividend right now. Most income investors look for "dividend stocks" that have a yield of 2% or more, but there are different factors that affect the health of a company's payout.Money Morning gives you Alphabet stock news daily. We publish new info on GOOGL and dozens of other key companies we're watching now, every day, so investors will never miss an opportunity. As always, our content is free.

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Alphabet Class A (NASDAQ: GOOGL) Profile

Volume6,451
Open$770.68
Prior Close$764.46
Market Cap$531.11 B
PE Ratio27.97
Beta0.89
Alphabet Inc. is engaged in technology business. The Company provides web-based search advertisements maps software applications mobile operating systems consumer content enterprise solutions commerce and hardware products through its subsidiaries. Alphabet Inc. formerly known as Google Inc. is headquartered in Mountain View California.
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GOOGL Earnings

1st Quarter Earnings$ ()
2nd Quarter Earnings$ ()
3rd Quarter Earnings$ ()
4th Quarter Earnings$ ()
PE Ratio27.97
EPS Growth17.78%
Recent Earnings$
Annual EPS$27.33
Market Capitalization$531.11 B
Insider Shareholder %0.1484%
Annual Revenue$85.54 B
Number of Shares Outstanding689,140 Shares
Institutional Shareholder %34.63%
Annual Net Income$19.07B
TTM Net Profit Margin$22.21
One Year Return-1.89%
Three Year Return30.21%
Five Year Return144.37%
Five Year Revenue Growth155.75%
Five Year Earnings Growth73.56%
Five Year Dividend Growth0%
Last Quarter EPS$7.25
Annual EPS$27.33
Annual Dividend$0
Annual Dividend Yield0%
Change in EPS YTD17.780001%
PE Ratio27.97
Recent Earnings$
Dividends per Share$
Stock Split Ratio2-1
beta0.89

GOOGL Key Stats

Last Price$770.68
Net Change$6.22 (0.81%)
Bid$770.01
Ask Price$770.45
Open Price$770.68
Previous Close Price$764.46
High Price$770.68
Low Price$770.68
Number of Trades59
Volume6,451
Fifty Two Week High$839 (2016-10-28)
Fifty Two Week Low$672.66 (2016-06-27)
Average Daily Volume1,993,546
Share Outstanding689,140 Shares
Total Dividend Payout$0/yr
Dividend Yield0%