Alphabet Inc. / Google

GOOG-Q

NASDAQ:GOOG

1,097.88
22.96 (2.05%)
Alphabet Inc. is an American multinational conglomerate created in a corporate restructuring of Google on October 2, 2015. It is now the parent company of Google and several former Google subsidiaries.
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COMMENT
COMMENT
April 1, 2020

GOOG vs MSFT? The challenge with GOOG is that 40-50% ad spend comes from small businesses. He expects small business will be struggling for revenue for the next few months. He would not be a buyer of GOOG. He does not own MSFT, but would prefer them over GOOG. MSFT has a very successful cloud service and he sees Teams being a good add to their revenue right now.

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GOOG vs MSFT? The challenge with GOOG is that 40-50% ad spend comes from small businesses. He expects small business will be struggling for revenue for the next few months. He would not be a buyer of GOOG. He does not own MSFT, but would prefer them over GOOG. MSFT has a very successful cloud service and he sees Teams being a good add to their revenue right now.

COMMENT
COMMENT
March 20, 2020

Holding cash, now what? It is difficult not knowing what the investor's needs are. You really should partner with a professional. Consider taking a wider portfolio approach. Longer term, he likes FB and GOOG. A sector that will benefit over the next decade.

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Holding cash, now what? It is difficult not knowing what the investor's needs are. You really should partner with a professional. Consider taking a wider portfolio approach. Longer term, he likes FB and GOOG. A sector that will benefit over the next decade.

Shane Obata

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PAST TOP PICK
PAST TOP PICK
March 20, 2020
(A Top Pick Sep 27/19, Down 9%) Still a Top Pick for him. He likes these types of networks that keeps consumers in their "eco-system". It is another way to play AI as well.
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(A Top Pick Sep 27/19, Down 9%) Still a Top Pick for him. He likes these types of networks that keeps consumers in their "eco-system". It is another way to play AI as well.
BUY
BUY
March 20, 2020

TFSA? The volatility across markets is extremely high right now. Over the next 12 months, he is liking the risk-return prospects now. The market could still go lower from here. Don't max out your investments now, begin in pieces. FB, GOOG and AAPL are good places to begin.

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TFSA? The volatility across markets is extremely high right now. Over the next 12 months, he is liking the risk-return prospects now. The market could still go lower from here. Don't max out your investments now, begin in pieces. FB, GOOG and AAPL are good places to begin.

TOP PICK
TOP PICK
March 20, 2020
With all the uncertainty in the market, he is a little concerned that advertising revenues may fall for the next while. That said, it is a major driver still in online advertising. Regulatory risk seems to have gone out the window near term. It is hard to punish them right now with all the utility they are bringing to consumers at the moment. Yield 0% (Analysts’ price target is $1570.18)
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With all the uncertainty in the market, he is a little concerned that advertising revenues may fall for the next while. That said, it is a major driver still in online advertising. Regulatory risk seems to have gone out the window near term. It is hard to punish them right now with all the utility they are bringing to consumers at the moment. Yield 0% (Analysts’ price target is $1570.18)
PAST TOP PICK
PAST TOP PICK
March 11, 2020

(A Top Pick May 23/19, Up 9%) He still loves the company and uses their tools everyday. They will be hit as advertisement hits will likely slow -- think travel ads. You could buy on a dip here.

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(A Top Pick May 23/19, Up 9%) He still loves the company and uses their tools everyday. They will be hit as advertisement hits will likely slow -- think travel ads. You could buy on a dip here.

TOP PICK
TOP PICK
March 11, 2020
Use market dislocations to buy the world's best companies. Good growth rate. Global goliath, not going away. No dividend. (Analysts’ price target is $1623.64)
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Use market dislocations to buy the world's best companies. Good growth rate. Global goliath, not going away. No dividend. (Analysts’ price target is $1623.64)
COMMENT
COMMENT
March 5, 2020
Higher valuation name with a significant run. In a decline, you buy a portion. Weight for a high valuation stock is typically 1%. Trim back if it gets to 3-4%.
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Higher valuation name with a significant run. In a decline, you buy a portion. Weight for a high valuation stock is typically 1%. Trim back if it gets to 3-4%.
DON'T BUY
DON'T BUY
February 20, 2020

There are always rumours about GOOG-Q acquiring TESLA. Don't buy GOOG-Q for this. Buy it for their expertise. There is a lot of money sloshing around in the market. There is nothing technically wrong with Google but he would not buy it because it is not seasonally strong.

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There are always rumours about GOOG-Q acquiring TESLA. Don't buy GOOG-Q for this. Buy it for their expertise. There is a lot of money sloshing around in the market. There is nothing technically wrong with Google but he would not buy it because it is not seasonally strong.

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PAST TOP PICK
February 13, 2020
(A Top Pick Feb 13/19, Up 34%) Get their money through online advertising, which is growing. Lots of cash on balance sheet. Valuation high right now, so wait for a pullback.
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(A Top Pick Feb 13/19, Up 34%) Get their money through online advertising, which is growing. Lots of cash on balance sheet. Valuation high right now, so wait for a pullback.
BUY
BUY
February 6, 2020
Recent numbers were soft. New CEO, greater transparency. You want to own it, as it will benefit from election advertising. Core businesses continue to do well. Hurdles when it comes to regulation. Incredibly well run, cash flow grows rapidly. Recent numbers were soft. New CEO, greater transparency. You want to own it, as it will benefit from election advertising. Core businesses continue to do well. Hurdles when it comes to regulation.
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Recent numbers were soft. New CEO, greater transparency. You want to own it, as it will benefit from election advertising. Core businesses continue to do well. Hurdles when it comes to regulation. Incredibly well run, cash flow grows rapidly. Recent numbers were soft. New CEO, greater transparency. You want to own it, as it will benefit from election advertising. Core businesses continue to do well. Hurdles when it comes to regulation.
BUY WEAKNESS
BUY WEAKNESS
February 5, 2020
He holds this and really likes it. Although they missed their last earnings, he is still impressed with their 20% annual growth. He likes the management team and expects to see some external partners join with them. YouTube revenues are now 9 times the original value of the company. They continue to help consumers. His concern is the market overall. He would wait to buy if the market offers the opportunity.
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He holds this and really likes it. Although they missed their last earnings, he is still impressed with their 20% annual growth. He likes the management team and expects to see some external partners join with them. YouTube revenues are now 9 times the original value of the company. They continue to help consumers. His concern is the market overall. He would wait to buy if the market offers the opportunity.
WAIT
WAIT
January 27, 2020
He had trimmed his position a bit. They are almost the utility of the Internet. The long term trends are still very much in place. He likes it as a long term investment. Take a pause and see if we get a market correction and then pick some up.
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He had trimmed his position a bit. They are almost the utility of the Internet. The long term trends are still very much in place. He likes it as a long term investment. Take a pause and see if we get a market correction and then pick some up.
DON'T BUY
DON'T BUY
January 27, 2020
The chart is going up with periods of volatility. It could return to the $1,400 trend line. Don't enter it now. Could be frothy. Wait for earnings.
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The chart is going up with periods of volatility. It could return to the $1,400 trend line. Don't enter it now. Could be frothy. Wait for earnings.
BUY
BUY
January 21, 2020
Google is still expanding their tech into our daily lives, globally. They have a great growth runway ahead.
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Google is still expanding their tech into our daily lives, globally. They have a great growth runway ahead.
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Alphabet Inc. / Google(GOOG-Q) Rating

Ranking : 5 out of 5

Bullish - Buy Signals / Votes : 34

Neutral - Hold Signals / Votes : 5

Bearish - Sell Signals / Votes : 7

Total Signals / Votes : 46

Stockchase rating for Alphabet Inc. / Google is calculated according to the stock experts' signals. A high score means experts mostly recommend to buy the stock while a low score means experts mostly recommend to sell the stock.

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What is Alphabet Inc. / Google stock symbol?

Alphabet Inc. / Google is a American stock, trading under the symbol GOOG-Q on the NASDAQ (GOOG). It is usually referred to as NASDAQ:GOOG or GOOG-Q

Is Alphabet Inc. / Google a buy or a sell?

In the last year, 46 stock analysts published opinions about GOOG-Q. 34 analysts recommended to BUY the stock. 7 analysts recommended to SELL the stock. The latest stock analyst recommendation is . Read the latest stock experts' ratings for Alphabet Inc. / Google.

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Is Alphabet Inc. / Google worth watching?

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What is Alphabet Inc. / Google stock price?

On 2020-04-03, Alphabet Inc. / Google (GOOG-Q) stock closed at a price of $1097.88.