Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) VP James Grier Campbell sold 183 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, November 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of $1,017.21, for a total transaction of $186,149.43. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link.

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

  • On Monday, October 2nd, James Grier Campbell sold 183 shares of Alphabet stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $959.26, for a total transaction of $175,544.58.
  • On Tuesday, September 5th, James Grier Campbell sold 183 shares of Alphabet stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $933.08, for a total transaction of $170,753.64.

Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. The information services provider reported $9.57 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $8.31 by $1.26. Alphabet had a return on equity of 14.26% and a net margin of 20.09%. The firm had revenue of $27.77 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $27.17 billion. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $9.06 earnings per share. The business’s revenue was up 23.7% compared to the same quarter last year.

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Several equities research analysts recently issued reports on the stock. Piper Jaffray Companies reissued an “overweight” rating and issued a $1,150.00 target price on shares of Alphabet in a research report on Thursday, October 19th. Pivotal Research raised their target price on shares of Alphabet from $940.00 to $970.00 and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, October 12th. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Alphabet in a research report on Friday, October 20th. UBS AG reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $1,080.00 target price on shares of Alphabet in a research report on Tuesday, July 25th. Finally, Barclays PLC reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Alphabet in a research report on Tuesday, July 25th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and thirty-eight have given a buy rating to the company. The company presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $1,045.44.

A number of large investors have recently made changes to their positions in GOOG. Perennial Advisors LLC grew its holdings in shares of Alphabet by 8.7% during the second quarter. Perennial Advisors LLC now owns 3,232 shares of the information services provider’s stock worth $2,937,000 after purchasing an additional 260 shares during the last quarter. Doyle Wealth Management grew its holdings in shares of Alphabet by 6.7% during the second quarter. Doyle Wealth Management now owns 3,182 shares of the information services provider’s stock worth $2,891,000 after purchasing an additional 200 shares during the last quarter. Carret Asset Management LLC grew its holdings in shares of Alphabet by 1.5% during the first quarter. Carret Asset Management LLC now owns 9,982 shares of the information services provider’s stock worth $8,281,000 after purchasing an additional 145 shares during the last quarter. Rothschild Investment Corp IL grew its holdings in shares of Alphabet by 1.7% during the second quarter. Rothschild Investment Corp IL now owns 10,809 shares of the information services provider’s stock worth $9,823,000 after purchasing an additional 184 shares during the last quarter. Finally, AKO Capital LLP grew its holdings in shares of Alphabet by 6.8% during the second quarter. AKO Capital LLP now owns 51,624 shares of the information services provider’s stock worth $46,912,000 after purchasing an additional 3,289 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 34.50% of the company’s stock.

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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