Alphabet Inc. / Google

GOOG-Q

NASDAQ:GOOG

1,494.49
5.61 (0.37%)
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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PAST TOP PICK
PAST TOP PICK
August 7, 2020
(A Top Pick Mar 20/20, Up 41%) A very diversified company with many different products and divisions that customers love. Regulation is a risk, but consumers will continue to use these products.
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(A Top Pick Mar 20/20, Up 41%) A very diversified company with many different products and divisions that customers love. Regulation is a risk, but consumers will continue to use these products.
TOP PICK
TOP PICK
August 7, 2020
It has underperformed recently, especially with the lack of revenue from airline advertisement. They have over a billion customers. An ecosystem stock that increases consumer stickiness. The premium is worth paying, especially with a 20% growth expectation. (Analysts’ price target is $1720.48)
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It has underperformed recently, especially with the lack of revenue from airline advertisement. They have over a billion customers. An ecosystem stock that increases consumer stickiness. The premium is worth paying, especially with a 20% growth expectation. (Analysts’ price target is $1720.48)
TOP PICK
TOP PICK
August 6, 2020

Stockchase Research Editor: Michael O'Reilly The recent pullback in GOOG share prices from highs near $1600, makes this a good entry point. Analysts at JPM Securties, Bank of America, Canaccord, Guggenheim, Royal Bank and Barclays have all upgraded their view on the company this past week to about $1750 -- upside of over 16%. Analysts see their cloud development businesses continuing to grow along with AI and home automation services for years to come. Yield 0%

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Stockchase Research Editor: Michael O'Reilly The recent pullback in GOOG share prices from highs near $1600, makes this a good entry point. Analysts at JPM Securties, Bank of America, Canaccord, Guggenheim, Royal Bank and Barclays have all upgraded their view on the company this past week to about $1750 -- upside of over 16%. Analysts see their cloud development businesses continuing to grow along with AI and home automation services for years to come. Yield 0%

HOLD
HOLD
July 16, 2020

Online advertising is a continuing trend. She's chosen Alphabet instead of FB, which has to keep spending money to deal with these regulatory issues. You want a very strong balance sheet. Alphabet has net cash, so they have more cash than debt and can fund their own growth.

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Online advertising is a continuing trend. She's chosen Alphabet instead of FB, which has to keep spending money to deal with these regulatory issues. You want a very strong balance sheet. Alphabet has net cash, so they have more cash than debt and can fund their own growth.

PAST TOP PICK
PAST TOP PICK
July 15, 2020
(A Top Pick Jul 22/19, Up 34%) His price target is $1550. The third largest holding in his portfolio. He will begin to take it off it if goes above his price target, but he wouldn't sell all of it. 82% of their revenue comes from advertising. He continues to like it as they are the third largest provider of cloud services, along with devices/cell phones and autonomous driving. Still a buy and hold for everyone's portfolio.
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(A Top Pick Jul 22/19, Up 34%) His price target is $1550. The third largest holding in his portfolio. He will begin to take it off it if goes above his price target, but he wouldn't sell all of it. 82% of their revenue comes from advertising. He continues to like it as they are the third largest provider of cloud services, along with devices/cell phones and autonomous driving. Still a buy and hold for everyone's portfolio.
BUY
BUY
July 13, 2020
A core holding he still likes. They dominate internet search. They could float YouTube itself for a huge amount. Yes, Google has done well, but he will hold this for a long, long time unless something dramatic happens.
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A core holding he still likes. They dominate internet search. They could float YouTube itself for a huge amount. Yes, Google has done well, but he will hold this for a long, long time unless something dramatic happens.
BUY WEAKNESS
BUY WEAKNESS
July 8, 2020

Warren Buffet has 43% of his portfolio in APPL. APPL is a wonderful brand and strong company. He does not own it today. What worries him a little is that more than half of their revenues come from iPhone sales. They are diversifying, but it will take time. People are tending to keep their phones a year or two longer today it seems. The valuation has made it quite expensive. He would wait for a pullback or consider V, GOOG or MSFT. Warren Buffet must have some amazing incite to take on that concentration in the portfolio.

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Warren Buffet has 43% of his portfolio in APPL. APPL is a wonderful brand and strong company. He does not own it today. What worries him a little is that more than half of their revenues come from iPhone sales. They are diversifying, but it will take time. People are tending to keep their phones a year or two longer today it seems. The valuation has made it quite expensive. He would wait for a pullback or consider V, GOOG or MSFT. Warren Buffet must have some amazing incite to take on that concentration in the portfolio.

PAST TOP PICK
PAST TOP PICK
June 24, 2020
(A Top Pick Jun 11/19, Up 35%) She continues to hold it. Tech stocks have been leading the rally. She would not put new capital in at these valuation levels. Wait for a pullback. It has $162 per share of cash, which implies a price of 25 times 2021 earnings -- reasonable, but not cheap.
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(A Top Pick Jun 11/19, Up 35%) She continues to hold it. Tech stocks have been leading the rally. She would not put new capital in at these valuation levels. Wait for a pullback. It has $162 per share of cash, which implies a price of 25 times 2021 earnings -- reasonable, but not cheap.
PAST TOP PICK
PAST TOP PICK
June 17, 2020
(A Top Pick May 30/19, Up 28%) He continues to like it. The company dominates the market. It is not trading at massive market multiple. It has a sizable growth outlook, so it warrants the premium. They are monetizing investments of the past.
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(A Top Pick May 30/19, Up 28%) He continues to like it. The company dominates the market. It is not trading at massive market multiple. It has a sizable growth outlook, so it warrants the premium. They are monetizing investments of the past.
TOP PICK
TOP PICK
June 12, 2020
Still green shoot opportunities. It has been a vital service in how we manage our lives. Bottom line, it has 25% earnings growth and trades at 35 times earnings. On a price to growth it is very compelling. People assume it has run away from them, but he feels it is still going higher. Yield 0% (Analysts’ price target is $1506.67)
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Still green shoot opportunities. It has been a vital service in how we manage our lives. Bottom line, it has 25% earnings growth and trades at 35 times earnings. On a price to growth it is very compelling. People assume it has run away from them, but he feels it is still going higher. Yield 0% (Analysts’ price target is $1506.67)
WATCH
WATCH
June 8, 2020
It has not been a value stock by any means. With the economic slowdown and its big advertising component then it could be an opportunity in the future. It will retain its dominance in online advertising.
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It has not been a value stock by any means. With the economic slowdown and its big advertising component then it could be an opportunity in the future. It will retain its dominance in online advertising.
PAST TOP PICK
PAST TOP PICK
May 8, 2020
(A Top Pick Jun 14/19, Up 27%) He would buy it again here. It is now above his model price to buy at this time. It has monopoly type earnings. With interest rates staying near zero, it should continue to see increases in their valuation.
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(A Top Pick Jun 14/19, Up 27%) He would buy it again here. It is now above his model price to buy at this time. It has monopoly type earnings. With interest rates staying near zero, it should continue to see increases in their valuation.
PAST TOP PICK
PAST TOP PICK
May 6, 2020
(A Top Pick Apr 17/19, Up 9%) Always a Top Pick for him. Even during these uncertain times there Q1 performance is still great. His target is $1555. They just reported search activity is up hugely and they have massive increase in cloud services (up over 50%). Ad revenues are down a bit, but will great again when things get turned back on. He would buy on weakness down at $1200 and then $1100.
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(A Top Pick Apr 17/19, Up 9%) Always a Top Pick for him. Even during these uncertain times there Q1 performance is still great. His target is $1555. They just reported search activity is up hugely and they have massive increase in cloud services (up over 50%). Ad revenues are down a bit, but will great again when things get turned back on. He would buy on weakness down at $1200 and then $1100.
BUY WEAKNESS
BUY WEAKNESS
May 5, 2020
He follows it. Has never owned this. They have a wide moat, dominating live internet searches. Q1 results are benign (and Google has weathered this storm), but the next two quarters may be disappointing because advertising will decline. If you own this, hold on. If not, but when Q2 and Q3 results come out; Google stocks should decline then.
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He follows it. Has never owned this. They have a wide moat, dominating live internet searches. Q1 results are benign (and Google has weathered this storm), but the next two quarters may be disappointing because advertising will decline. If you own this, hold on. If not, but when Q2 and Q3 results come out; Google stocks should decline then.
BUY
BUY
May 4, 2020
He likes it and started buying it. How is advertising to impact Google? They say very little. He expects revenue growth this quarter. He looks to see them improving their capital allocation.
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He likes it and started buying it. How is advertising to impact Google? They say very little. He expects revenue growth this quarter. He looks to see them improving their capital allocation.
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Alphabet Inc. / Google(GOOG-Q) Rating

Ranking : 5 out of 5

Bullish - Buy Signals / Votes : 33

Neutral - Hold Signals / Votes : 3

Bearish - Sell Signals / Votes : 5

Total Signals / Votes : 41

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.

Alphabet Inc. / Google(GOOG-Q) Frequently Asked Questions

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, 41 stock analysts published opinions about GOOG-Q. 33 analysts recommended to BUY the stock. 5 analysts recommended to SELL the stock. The latest stock analyst recommendation is TOP PICK. Read the latest stock experts' ratings for Alphabet Inc. / Google.

Is Alphabet Inc. / Google a good investment or a top pick?

Alphabet Inc. / Google was recommended as a Top Pick by Shane Obata on 2020-08-07. Read the latest stock experts ratings for Alphabet Inc. / Google.

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Is Alphabet Inc. / Google worth watching?

41 stock analysts on Stockchase covered Alphabet Inc. / Google In the last year. It is a trending stock that is worth watching.

What is Alphabet Inc. / Google stock price?

On 2020-08-07, Alphabet Inc. / Google (GOOG-Q) stock closed at a price of $1494.49.