The stock of Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) is a huge mover today! About 519,688 shares traded hands. Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) has risen 13.25% since March 8, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.94% the S&P500.
The move comes after 7 months positive chart setup for the $556.33 billion company. It was reported on Oct, 11 by Barchart.com. We have $933.20 PT which if reached, will make NASDAQ:GOOG worth $105.70B more.
Analysts await Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) to report earnings on October, 27.
Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) Ratings Coverage
Out of 28 analysts covering Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG), 24 rate it a “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 4 “Hold”. This means 86% are positive. Google Inc. has been the topic of 40 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. On Friday, October 23 the stock rating was maintained by B. Riley & Co with “Buy”. Axiom Securities maintained it with “Buy” rating and $850 target price in Tuesday, August 11 report. Pacific Crest maintained it with “Overweight” rating and $820 target price in Friday, October 23 report. The stock has “Buy” rating given by Citigroup on Thursday, September 24. Monness Crespi & Hardt upgraded Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) on Tuesday, August 11 to “Neutral” rating. FBR Capital maintained the shares of GOOG in a report on Friday, October 23 with “Outperform” rating. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, October 23 by UBS. The rating was maintained by Needham on Friday, July 29 with “Buy”. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Monday, August 10 by Stifel Nicolaus. Canaccord Genuity maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, October 23 report.
According to Zacks Investment Research, “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.”
Insitutional Activity: The institutional sentiment increased to 0.88 in 2016 Q2. Its up 0.57, from 0.31 in 2016Q1. The ratio is positive, as 8 funds sold all Alphabet Inc shares owned while 9 reduced positions. 4 funds bought stakes while 11 increased positions. They now own 216,684 shares or 9.70% less from 239,969 shares in 2016Q1.
Research And Management holds 499 shares or 0.13% of its portfolio. Adams Diversified Equity Fund has invested 1.65% of its portfolio in Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG). Rothschild Capital Prtnrs Llc holds 1.31% or 3,571 shares in its portfolio. Nadler Fincl Gp accumulated 724 shares or 0.21% of the stock. Mengis Management last reported 1.71% of its portfolio in the stock. Liberty Capital Mgmt has 2,585 shares for 1.21% of their US portfolio. Wills Fincl Gp last reported 587 shares in the company. Levy Harkins Co last reported 13,413 shares in the company. Nelson Roberts Advsrs Limited Liability Corporation has invested 2.51% of its portfolio in Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG). M Kraus Com last reported 4,292 shares in the company. Hikari Pwr last reported 34,704 shares in the company. Grimes Company Incorporated accumulated 0.34% or 3,623 shares. Columbia Asset Mgmt has 0.94% invested in the company for 3,817 shares. Staley Capital Advisers, a Pennsylvania-based fund reported 1,999 shares. Horrell Capital Mngmt Inc last reported 7 shares in the company.
More notable recent Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “Alphabet Inc. Earnings: Mark Your Calendar” on October 10, 2016, also Investorplace.com with their article: “Why Alphabet Inc (GOOG), Mylan NV (MYL) And Tesaro Inc (TSRO) Are 3 of Today’s …” published on October 10, 2016, Profitconfidential.com published: “GOOG Stock: Alphabet Inc. Delivering Ambitious Moves” on October 07, 2016. More interesting news about Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) were released by: Fool.com and their article: “New Products Point to Increasingly Diverse Opportunities for Alphabet Inc” published on October 06, 2016 as well as Profitconfidential.com‘s news article titled: “GOOG Stock: Why Alphabet Inc Is in the Limelight” with publication date: October 03, 2016.
GOOG Company Profile
Alphabet Inc., incorporated on July 23, 2015, is a holding company. The Firm holds interests in Google Inc. (Google). The Company’s divisions include Google and Other Bets. Google segment includes Internet products, such as Search, Ads, Commerce, Maps, YouTube, Apps, Cloud, Android, Chrome, Google Play, and hardware products, including Chromecast, Chromebooks and Nexus, which are sold by the Company. The Company’s technical infrastructure and Virtual Reality are also included in Google segment. Google segment is engaged in advertising, sales of digital content, applications and cloud services, as well as sale of Google branded hardware. The Other Bets segment consists of various operating divisions and includes businesses, such as Access/Google Fiber, Calico, Nest, Verily, GV, Google Capital, X and other initiatives. Other Bets segment is engaged in the sale of Nest hardware products, Internet and television services through Google Fiber, and licensing and research and development (R&D) services through Verily. Google offers products, including Gmail, which is an e-mail service; Chrome, which is a browser, and Google Play, which allows access to movies, books, music and application on various devices. Google offers platforms, including Chrome OS and Android mobile operating system.
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