Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) CEO Lawrence Page sold 33,332 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Monday, November 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of $775.83, for a total transaction of $25,859,965.56. Following the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 14,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $10,861,620. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website.

Lawrence Page also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Friday, October 28th, Lawrence Page sold 16,670 shares of Alphabet stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $827.79, for a total transaction of $13,799,259.30.
  • On Thursday, October 27th, Lawrence Page sold 33,332 shares of Alphabet stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $806.49, for a total transaction of $26,881,924.68.
  • On Wednesday, October 26th, Lawrence Page sold 33,332 shares of Alphabet stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $811.20, for a total transaction of $27,038,918.40.
  • On Tuesday, October 25th, Lawrence Page sold 33,332 shares of Alphabet stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $819.25, for a total transaction of $27,307,241.00.
  • On Monday, October 24th, Lawrence Page sold 33,332 shares of Alphabet stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $823.31, for a total transaction of $27,442,568.92.
  • On Thursday, September 22nd, Lawrence Page sold 33,332 shares of Alphabet stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $800.62, for a total transaction of $26,686,265.84.
  • On Friday, September 23rd, Lawrence Page sold 33,340 shares of Alphabet stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $800.75, for a total transaction of $26,697,005.00.
  • On Tuesday, September 20th, Lawrence Page sold 33,332 shares of Alphabet stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $785.89, for a total transaction of $26,195,285.48.
  • On Monday, September 19th, Lawrence Page sold 33,332 shares of Alphabet stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $783.62, for a total transaction of $26,119,621.84.

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) opened at 760.99 on Thursday. Alphabet Inc. has a 52-week low of $663.06 and a 52-week high of $816.68. The firm has a market capitalization of $524.50 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 27.85 and a beta of 1.01. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $779.14 and a 200-day moving average of $751.44.

Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October 27th. The company reported $9.06 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $8.62 by $0.44. The company had revenue of $22.45 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $13.17 billion. Alphabet had a net margin of 22.29% and a return on equity of 15.08%. The company’s revenue was up 20.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $7.35 earnings per share. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Alphabet Inc. will post $34.42 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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

A number of equities analysts have weighed in on GOOG shares. Jefferies Group reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $1,000.00 price objective (up from $925.00) on shares of Alphabet in a research report on Friday, July 29th. Needham & Company LLC upped their price objective on shares of Alphabet from $825.00 to $900.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, July 29th. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. upped their price objective on shares of Alphabet from $810.00 to $930.00 and gave the company a “conviction-buy” rating in a research report on Friday, July 29th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. upped their price objective on shares of Alphabet from $920.00 to $950.00 and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a research report on Friday, July 29th. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $925.00 price target (up previously from $888.00) on shares of Alphabet in a research report on Friday, July 29th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and forty-four have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $940.42.

Several institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of GOOG. First Heartland Consultants Inc. raised its position in shares of Alphabet by 69.3% in the third quarter. First Heartland Consultants Inc. now owns 1,547 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,202,000 after buying an additional 633 shares during the last quarter. Accident Compensation Corp raised its position in shares of Alphabet by 49.9% in the third quarter. Accident Compensation Corp now owns 3,306 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,570,000 after buying an additional 1,100 shares during the last quarter. HighPoint Advisor Group LLC raised its position in shares of Alphabet by 3.0% in the third quarter. HighPoint Advisor Group LLC now owns 1,767 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,363,000 after buying an additional 51 shares during the last quarter. ETRADE Capital Management LLC raised its position in shares of Alphabet by 17.2% in the third quarter. ETRADE Capital Management LLC now owns 7,028 shares of the company’s stock valued at $5,463,000 after buying an additional 1,032 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Edmond DE Rothschild Monaco bought a new position in shares of Alphabet during the third quarter valued at $288,000. 34.46% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

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Alphabet Company Profile

Alphabet Inc is a holding company. The Company holds interests in Google Inc (Google). The Company’s segments 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.

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