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Alphabet Class A (NASDAQ: GOOGL)

$970.55 USD $6.48 (0.67%)
Last Price $970.55
Net Change $6.48 (0.67%)
Bid $970.55
Ask Price $971.6
Open Price $969.96
Previous Close Price $964.07
High Price $974.51
Low Price $964.5
Number of Trades 7,226
Volume 1,545,421
Fifty Two Week High $974.51 (2017-05-23)
Fifty Two Week Low $672.66 (2016-06-27)
Average Daily Volume 1,571,401
Share Outstanding 692,110 Shares
Total Dividend Payout 0/yr
Dividend Yield 0%
1st Quarter Earnings $ ()
2nd Quarter Earnings $ ()
3nd Quarter Earnings $ ()
4th Quarter Earnings $ ()
PE Ratio $32.32
EPS Growth $25.32
Recent Earnings $
Annual EPS $29.54
Last Quarter EPS $
Market Capitalization $671.73B
Insider Shareholders % 0.1392%
Annual Revenue $0B
No. Shares Outstanding 692,110
Inst. Shareholder % 34.44%
Annual Net Income $20.7B
TTM Net Profit Margin $21.84
1-Year Return 34.41%
3-Year Return 67.7%
5-Year Return 219.41%
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 25.32%
Dividends per Share $
Stock Split Ratio 2-1
Beta 0.94
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

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. We'll start with where GOOGL ended trading yesterday -- at a share price of $964.07. Alphabet shares increased 0.99% or $9.42 from the day before. Here's how the current Alphabet stock price level compares to recent highs and lows... Alphabet is currently trading higher than it was one-year ago, with shares up 33.58% from then.

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The Alphabet stock price 52-week high is $965.90. That was hit on 5/16/2017. The GOOGL stock 52-week low is $672.66, reached on 6/27/2016. Another number to note - GOOGL trading volume yesterday was 1,360,200. That's less than Alphabet stock's average daily trading volume of 1,404,351. Alphabet's market cap is 667,242,487,000. That gives Alphabet a mega market cap, because it's over 200 billion. As of the beginning of April, 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 32.18. That's higher 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 29.54. 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 0.94. Alphabet stock does not pay a dividend right now. When the dividend yield is over 2%, the stock is a good consideration for income investors. That yield is what most investors look for when hunting for dividend stocks. For more info on Alphabet stock, check out all the free content we give you at Money Morning. You'll find GOOGL stock news and coverage on dozens of other key stocks, updated daily.

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