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Alphabet Class A (NASDAQ: GOOGL)

$888.84 USD $9.91 (1.13%)
Last Price $888.84
Net Change $9.91 (1.13%)
Bid $888.01
Ask Price $890.29
Open Price $882.26
Previous Close Price $878.93
High Price $892.25
Low Price $879.28
Number of Trades 8,403
Volume 2,038,032
Fifty Two Week High $892.25 (2017-04-25)
Fifty Two Week Low $672.66 (2016-06-27)
Average Daily Volume 1,526,805
Share Outstanding 691,420 Shares
Total Dividend Payout 0/yr
Dividend Yield 0%
1st Quarter Earnings $ ()
2nd Quarter Earnings $ ()
3nd Quarter Earnings $ ()
4th Quarter Earnings $ ()
PE Ratio $30.86
EPS Growth $18.68
Recent Earnings $
Annual EPS $27.83
Last Quarter EPS $
Market Capitalization $614.56B
Insider Shareholders % 0.1392%
Annual Revenue $0B
No. Shares Outstanding 691,420
Inst. Shareholder % 34.37%
Annual Net Income $0B
TTM Net Profit Margin $8.78
1-Year Return 18.42%
3-Year Return 68.06%
5-Year Return 185.61%
5-Year Revenue Growth 138.15%
5-Year Earnings Growth 87.16%
5-Year Dividend Growth 0%
Annual Dividend $0
Annual Dividend Yield 0%
Change in EPS YTD 18.68%
Dividends per Share $
Stock Split Ratio 2-1
Beta 0.97
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.

Today's Alphabet Stock Update

For your one quick stop for Alphabet stock daily numbers today (April 25, 2017), look no further. We've put the most important GOOGL data here. GOOGL shares climbed 2.33% or $19.98 from the previous trading session. That took the Alphabet stock price to $878.93. Simply checking out yesterday's GOOGL numbers isn't as helpful as looking at the big picture, so let's do that now... At today's price, GOOGL is trading at a price more than it was one-year ago, with shares up 19.13%.

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The Alphabet stock price 52-week high is $879.96. That was hit on 4/24/2017. The GOOGL stock 52-week low is $672.66, reached on 6/27/2016. Another number to look at - GOOGL trading volume yesterday was 1,172,800. That's lower than Alphabet stock's average daily trading volume of 1,696,508. Let's look at Alphabet's market cap, which is shares outstanding multiplied by Alphabet's share price. Alphabet has a market cap of 607,709,780,000. 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 30.19. That's smaller than 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 27.83. 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 0.97. 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. Every day we publish Alphabet stock news and coverage on a handful of other key stocks we're watching now so you can maximize profits. To get new info and stock news on GOOGL and other companies you are interested in, sign up for Money Morning - it's free.

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