Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) VP James Grier Campbell sold 183 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, October 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $959.26, for a total value of $175,544.58. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website.

James Grier Campbell also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Tuesday, September 5th, James Grier Campbell sold 183 shares of Alphabet stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $933.08, for a total value of $170,753.64.
  • On Tuesday, August 1st, James Grier Campbell sold 184 shares of Alphabet stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $932.38, for a total value of $171,557.92.

Shares of Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ GOOG) traded up 0.47% on Tuesday, hitting $957.79. 888,346 shares of the stock were exchanged. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $928.78 and a 200-day moving average price of $917.09. The firm has a market capitalization of $663.63 billion, a PE ratio of 34.71 and a beta of 0.94. Alphabet Inc. has a one year low of $727.54 and a one year high of $988.25.

Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, July 24th. The information services provider reported $5.01 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $4.43 by $0.58. Alphabet had a return on equity of 13.66% and a net margin of 19.49%. The business had revenue of $26.01 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $25.61 billion. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $8.42 EPS. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 21.0% on a year-over-year basis. Equities research analysts expect that Alphabet Inc. will post $30.59 earnings per share for the current year.

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GOOG has been the subject of several research analyst reports. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Alphabet in a research report on Wednesday, July 5th. MKM Partners restated a “buy” rating and issued a $1,170.00 price target on shares of Alphabet in a research note on Wednesday, June 28th. Vetr raised shares of Alphabet from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $995.83 price target on the stock in a report on Monday, June 26th. Moffett Nathanson reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Alphabet in a report on Friday, June 9th. Finally, Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Alphabet in a report on Monday, June 12th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have issued a hold rating and thirty-nine have given a buy rating to the stock. Alphabet presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $1,034.31.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of GOOG. Private Asset Management Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Alphabet by 0.9% during the 3rd quarter. Private Asset Management Inc. now owns 8,671 shares of the information services provider’s stock worth $8,671,000 after buying an additional 78 shares during the last quarter. Curbstone Financial Management Corp boosted its holdings in shares of Alphabet by 100.6% during the 3rd quarter. Curbstone Financial Management Corp now owns 3,184 shares of the information services provider’s stock worth $3,054,000 after buying an additional 1,597 shares during the period. Bridges Investment Management Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of Alphabet by 1.7% during the 3rd quarter. Bridges Investment Management Inc. now owns 10,185 shares of the information services provider’s stock worth $9,769,000 after buying an additional 172 shares during the period. Perpetual Ltd boosted its holdings in shares of Alphabet by 186.1% during the 2nd quarter. Perpetual Ltd now owns 68,392 shares of the information services provider’s stock worth $63,068,000 after buying an additional 44,488 shares during the period. Finally, MPS Loria Financial Planners LLC bought a new stake in shares of Alphabet during the 2nd quarter worth about $478,000. 34.53% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

About Alphabet

Alphabet Inc is a holding company. The Company’s businesses include Google Inc (Google) and its Internet products, such as Access, Calico, CapitalG, GV, Nest, Verily, Waymo and X. The Company’s segments include Google and Other Bets. The Google segment includes its Internet products, such as Search, Ads, Commerce, Maps, YouTube, Google Cloud, Android, Chrome and Google Play, as well as its hardware initiatives.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG)

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