Google (GOOG) has risen sharply, recording gains of 0.1% in the past 4 weeks. However, the stock has corrected -0.76% in the past 1 week, providing a good buying opportunity on dips. On a relative basis, the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 0.31% in the past 4 weeks, but has underperformed the S&P 500 in the past 1 week.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy. The stock has recorded a twenty day Moving Average of 0.92% and the fifty day Moving Average is 4.36%. Alphabet Inc. is up 5.03% in the last three month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 1.4%.
Google (GOOG) : 2 investment research analysts covering Google (GOOG) have an average price target of $930 for the near short term. The highest target price given by the Brokerage Firm to the stock is $960 and the lowest target is $900 for the short term. Analysts expect the variance to be within $42.43 of the average price.
Google (NASDAQ:GOOG): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $769, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $776.0799 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $765.85 and closed the trading day at $769.54, in the green by 0.02%. The total traded volume for the day was 1,166,681. The stock had closed at $769.41 in the previous days trading.
Alphabet Inc (Alphabet) is a collection of Companies. The Companys collection include Calico, Googles health and longevity effort; Nest its connected home business; Fiber, its gigabit internet arm; and its investment divisions such as Google Ventures and Google Capital, and incubator projects, such as Google X. These will be managed separately in Alphabet. On October 2, 2015, Google implemented a holding company reorganization pursuant to the Agreement and Plan of Merger (the Merger Agreement), dated as of October 2, 2015, among Google, Alphabet and Maple Technologies Inc., a Delaware corporation (Merger Sub), which resulted in Alphabet owning all of the outstanding capital stock of Google. Pursuant to the Alphabet Merger, Merger Sub, a direct, wholly owned subsidiary of Alphabet and an indirect, wholly owned subsidiary of Google, merged with and into Google, with Google surviving as a direct, wholly owned subsidiary of Alphabet.